Why You Need a Website

Why You Need a Website

  1.  Competitors are stealing your business
  2. A website is an investment
  3. You’re selling something, even if you don’t have a shop
  4. People are looking for your business
  5. Word of mouth might not be enough
  6. Demonstrate your expertise
  7. Websites are always open
  8. Part of a wider marketing strategy
  9. Provide support and answer questions
  10. Your business will look more professional and modern
  11. Provide reviews
  12. Show your personality
  13. People do most of their research online
  14. Advertise to a larger market
  15. Find what your customers want
  16. Low Cost
  17. Social media isn’t the same as a website
  18. Organic social reach declining
8 Reasons for a Responsive Website Design

8 Reasons for a Responsive Website Design

Today you have to have a Responsive Web Design else you will lose out. Read why:

  1. Responsive sites provide a better user experience.
    • No pinching and zooming to see all of a site that’s not designed to fit on a mobile device.
    • No side scrolling for sites that were only designed to fit on laptop and desktop devices.
    • A better user experience boosts conversations and reduces bounce rates.
  2. Responsive sites improve SEO ranking
    • Per Google, responsive sites will perform better in search ranking because they use single URLs vs separate URLs for mobile versions and they provide better user experience.
    • Why should we care:
      • Mobile phones now have separated search algorithms
      • Mobile searches will overtake desktop searches in 2015
  3. Shopping on mobile devices is steadily growing
    • 80% of consumers regularly use their Smartphone to shop online.
    • 70% of shoppers now use mobile phones while in stores during holidays.
  4. Mobile usage is on the rise
    • 58% of adults own Smartphone.
    • 55% of all internet traffic is from mobile devices.
    • There are more mobile devices on earth than there are people.
  5. Social media increases mobile visitors
    • 55% of social media consumption happens on mobile devices. So sharing links to your website means more mobile website visitors.
  6. Responsive design adapts to multiple device sizes
  7. One site is easier to maintain than multiple sites and increase R.O.I.
    • One website adapting to different devices means that only one site needs to be managed.
    • Managing only ONE website instead of TWO results in less costs and increases a return on investment.
  8. A better bathroom experience
    • Finally the most disturbing fact about the growth of mobile usage: 75% OF USERS bring their phone to the bathroom