Build Web Presence for your Business Today

The use of the web to promote business activities has become a key aspect of every modern day business. People advertise and keep in touch with their customers through the web. There is more to web presence, because once your business is online you can connect with millions of potential customers and networks.

But the question is, how and where do we start?

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Well, gaining huge web presence is a gradual process yet very productive. it will involve one or more of these;

i. Building a website

ii. Use of Social Media

iii Local Business Listing

iv. Mobile apps

v. Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

The good news is you can do most of these yourself if you have little IT skills, better still you can hire someone to help you.

let’s start with number one on the list.

Website

A website is a collection of web pages. It contains a combination of text and media describing your business, with information such as your location and contact. A website will help you connect to a large audience. To build a website you need a knowledge of HTML, CSS and javascript languages. Alternatively you can use Content Management Systems (CMS) such as wordpress, wix, joomla etc. CMS makes it easier for you to build a website without writing any code. So if you want to build your site yourself and you don’t want to learn programming, then you can make use of CMS for professional looking websites.

Social Media

Social Media and Social Networking sites such as facebook, twitter, youtube etc. are few of the many social sites that can be used to promote your business. Some key services include use of facebook ads for paid and targeted adverts. You can also create a free facebook page for your business, but make sure to update your page often to keep your followers engaged at all times. With twitter you can caption short messages to a specific audience. You can also choose to engage your customers with videos, on youtube, such as tutorial and ‘how to’ videos.

Local Business Listings

Take advantage of free local business listing from sites like google. this will help people locate your shop faster. You can try Google my business and Bing places for business.

Mobile App

A mobile app is an application software that runs on mobile devices such as smart phones. You may decide to build a mobile app for your business if you want to create a direct marketing channel with your customers, it can also help you stand out from your competitors. A business mobile app will promote your brand. A mobile app will usually run on android and apple phones. you can build your mobile app with tools from Appy pie and Adobe phonegap

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

SEO helps search engines such as google, bing etc. to find your business faster on the web. You can optimize your website for quick search.

 

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3 thoughts on “Build Web Presence for your Business Today

  1. Nzekwejoshuachinonso March 19, 2019 / 3:57 am

    NAME: NZEKWE JOSHUA CHINONSO
    REG. NO: 2017/249167
    DEPT.: STATISTICS DEPT.
    LEVEL: 200 LEVEL
    COURSE: COS 201- Computer Programming |
    DATE: 16th March, 2019.
    ASSIGNMENT
    1. Write an algorithm that will calculate the root of a quadratic equation.
    Solution:
    PSEUDO CODE:
    1. Input/read coefficient a, b, c
    2. Let Discriminant, D = b*b – 4*a*c
    If D0, Roots are real and unequal
    Step 4: If If D<0, Roots are imaginary
    Step 5: If D=0, Roots are real and equal
    Step 6: Find the solution
    (((-b)± sqrt (D))/(2*a))
    Step. 7: Stop – Close the program

    Like

  2. Anonymous March 19, 2019 / 3:52 am

    NAME: NZEKWE JOSHUA CHINONSO
    REG. NO: 2017/249167
    DEPT.: STATISTICS DEPT.
    LEVEL: 200 LEVEL
    COURSE: COS 201- Computer Programming |
    DATE: 16th March, 2019.

    ASSIGNMENT

    1. Write an algorithm that will calculate the root of a quadratic equation.

    Solution:
    PSEUDO CODE:
    1. Input/read coefficient a, b, c
    2. Let Discriminant, D = b*b – 4*a*c
    If D0, Roots are real and unequal
    Step 4: If If D<0, Roots are imaginary
    Step 5: If D=0, Roots are real and equal
    Step 6: Find the solution
    (((-b)± sqrt (D))/(2*a))
    Step. 7: Stop – Close the program

    Like

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