Facebook is a social media website that has been around since 2004 and has grown rapidly ever since. Originally Facebook started out as a social website for university students in America and grew to a massive international website where anyone can join. Currently Facebook has over 800 million active users (in 2012) and all of them are subjected to ads daily. So I bet you are asking how on earth can Facebook be a good marketing tool? Facebook has an ad section where any registered member can place targeted ads for a small fee they choose. The higher the fee […]
Social networking is the term given to a person being social on websites interacting with other people. The Internet is full of people all over the world who are looking to meet new people and talk about interests such as sports, hobbies, cooking and pretty much everything else. There are hundreds of social networking websites out there today and growing steadily. I have listed a few well know social networking websites below where you can interact with people with the same interests and its the perfect places to market your ideas and products for free. There are a few things to […]
Phew all the hard work is done if you have reached this point. The domain name is purchased. The website is being hosted and is live (up and running). All you need to do now is add a way for the consumer to purchase your product. But how can you accept money, simple, its all done electronically and they don’t even need to speak to you. The way you can do this is by adding a shopping cart to your website. Its easily done or use your website designer to do it while they are designing the website.You first need […]
Website design companies can help you through the first stages of buying a domain name all the way through to hosting, design and maintenance of your website. The main problem web designers face trying to design a website the way you want it and ensuring you are happy with the final result. Showing the website designer the type of template you like can help them more than you think. Websites are made up of different types of fonts, styles, sizes, shadows, borders, menus and they all have to complement each other. The designer could even purchase the website and personalise […]
Choosing DIY website option to design the website yourself can be a very time consuming exercise but there are tools out there to help make things easier. I would suggest looking into WordPress or similar platforms that can make web designing a breeze. In wordpress you can select from a number of free standard templates that you can easily edit through an administration area they give you. Alternately you can choose to buy from millions of professionally designed websites aimed at different industries, sports, engineering, hobbyists or a sales website like the one you want to make sales with. WordPress […]
Once you find a domain and buy it you then need to find a company to “host” that domain. Hosting a domain is the only way to get your website working and sites such as google, msn and yahoo to find them. Usually the place where you buy the domain from will offer hosting and will charge you a very small annual fee to do so. Once you find a hosting company you will be allowed to create your personal email address. For example you bought the domain name www.jonny.com.au, you will be allowed to create a number of email […]
A great way to get to show off your product is to have a website. Easier said than done sometimes as some people aren’t as computer literate as others and will find this task a little daunting to do themselves. In the next few paragraphs I will tell you more about choosing a name for your website through to using it for sales.
The cheapest method of advertising is going around knocking on doors of the community and local businesses. When i say cheap i mean free. This will take a lot of hours for little if any sales. You are limiting yourself to one area and spending time talking to people who arent interested in your product. I would seriously suggest a different avenue to make money quicker.
Doing something everyday that will help your product success is very important. This will slowly but surely put your product closer to the market.Trying to get a product off the ground and do all the work trying to get it to market can sometimes be very time consuming especially if you have never done it before. For this reason I would suggest doing this extra work in your spare time. Don’t even think about quitting your full time job till you start making a regular income from your new product.Utilising all advertising mediums whether they be online or offline. Don’t […]
One thing to remember is that there are always people out there who have seen and done it before so try and get advice of someone who has been through it all already. Its not easy to find a business coach or advice and its almost certain they are not going to offer all their time for nothing. Some may even take a small share of your company to guide you through the processes. A small group could even possibly be a community found on the internet who are experts in the field you are looking for advice in. These […]