Internet has given boost to businesses and connected them to their customers worldwide. Owning a business without online presence means missing lots of opportunities. If you have not considered it yet we would strongly suggest you to make your online business presence and increase revenues. We are starting a series of blog posts to guide you how to grow your business online. This part deals with essentials of starting a website which are given below:
Getting A Domain Name:
Domain name is really important and it acts like the address for your online business. Getting a domain name for your website is the first step in right direction. You can register a domain name by yourself with the registrar or your web hosting company can help you in registration process.
Choosing A Web Hosting Provider:
After registering your domain name, you need to search for web hosting company to give you server space where you can host your website. There are number of factors you need to consider before choosing a hosting provider like features, bandwidth, billing options and uptime. You have choice to select the plan according to your needs. And if you are looking for a web hosting company in Pakistan, Hostbreak is here.
Building Your Website:
The third element is developing your website. You can either choose a CMS or hire a professional developer for this task. There are number of CMS available and most web hosting companies provide one-click setup for them. CMS like Magento, Prestashop and Woocommerce are popular for business websites. These CMS can handle thousands of products and are highly secure.
Once you have made your website, your business is ready to cater your online customers. But, you need more than a website. Stay tuned to our blog to know what you will need next in “Steps to grow your business Online (Part 2)“.