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5 Steps for Beginners to Create a Website

With time, technology advances and new improved things are integrated into our lives. Like for instance, websites were a rarity a few decades ago. Back in those days, no one would have thought that having a digital presence of a company would be so important. But times are such that if your business doesn’t have a properly designed website, you will be losing out on a lot of prospective clientele.

But creating the right website for your business can be difficult especially for people who have no idea about it. There are numerous things related to site creation that you need to be aware of if you want your business to have the kind of exposure you are looking for.

Some of the points to consider are:

At first, get a domain name: Needless to say, this is the most important step. You need a name for your site, right? It doesn’t come free of cost. You have to purchase a domain name and pay an annual fee for registering it. Without a name, your site won’t even exist.

Secondly, sign up with a web host company: After getting a domain name, you have to link your site to a hosting company through which the site will be made live all across the whole world.

Thirdly, design and design well: At the end of the day people will decide to stay on your site within the first few seconds. If you do not have an eye-catching site, the chances are that very few people are going to stick around viewing bland web pages. Make sure you design pages of a site in such a way that it is both attractive and informative.

Fourthly, test all pages of the site: After you design it, make sure that it is tested. Run it across all known browsers and see to it that all pages are loading properly. Moreover, the site should be optimized for mobiles and tablets.

Last but not the least, market it: You might build a great looking and functioning website but if people are not even aware of it, it will be a waste. So like every other thing, you have to market it across all channels, preferably the social media and ensure that it gets attention.

These are just the basic things that you need to take special care of while creating a site for your business. Also, it’s a long term process which means that you also have to maintain it properly.