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Running a successful business online
Thu 6 April 2017, 17:00 – 19:00 BST
Starting out in business, or trying to keep a business profitable can be daunting enough without considering your online presence. But an online presence in today’s marketplace is essential.
Alison and Lee Grant run Inspiration Computers Ltd, based in Kirkheaton, Huddersfield. One of the highest rated Which? Trusted Traders in the whole of the UK for computing services, they help domestic and small business customers on all aspects of their computing needs, and also offer web design, hosting, social media management and email marketing.
This talk will cover:
1. Web design, domain names and hosting. The pros and cons of DIY web design vs getting a site built for you. The importance of choosing a domain name and a good host.
2. Getting started in social media. Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Pinterest, Instagram, Youtube… where to start?
3. Email marketing. How to stay legal and not annoy your customers!
4. General IT considerations for new businesses. The importance of good IT, backup & security.
Alison and Lee will then be happy to take questions and chat to participants.