5 Reasons Why You Need a Website

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A few years ago you’d pick up the phone book if you needed the number of a local electrician or hairdresser.

These days most people begin looking for goods and services online. If you need a florist, hairdresser or plumber you check out their website for details.

If you’re in business you need a website. Potential customers may be online right now looking for a business like yours.

Below are 5 more good reasons why your business should have a website.

Open 24 7

Your website is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Potential customers can see your goods and services at a time that suits them best.

Build credibility and trust

If you have an attractive, modern looking website it lends a professional air to your business. Some well chosen testimonials from satisfied customers can reassure potential customers.

Sales Brochure

Your website is a sales brochure that showcases your products in an attractive, easily accessible way. Potential customers can learn more about your business from your website.

Saves Time

A business website will save time for you and your customers. Instead of calling for prices, directions or opening hours customers can get all the information they need from your website.

Saves Money on Advertising

Taking out a newspaper advert is always a gamble. It can also be very expensive. However once you’ve paid for your website it will be advertising your business 365 days of the year – unlike the newspaper .

Your website is a valuable asset for your business –  it is your shop window pointing out to the world!