HOW TO GET A WEBSITE
A SIMPLE GUIDE TO OWNING A WEBSITE
Design & Build the website.
Once you have settled your domain name and web host, the next step is to design the web site itself. Websites are designed using certain types of code including CSS & HTML. There are many things to take into consideration when designing a website such as;
a) Branded designs so that your website look and feel reflects the message of your business.
b) Responsive design so that the website shows correctly on all modern media devices and browsers.
c) Search engine optimisation (SEO) should be incorporated into the code so that Google ranks your website for the relative search terms for you website.
Fill the website with content.
Now you have a place for your website to live, an address and a well designed build the next step is to fill your site with content (the furniture of your build).
Having well thought and structured content is essential to a successful website. Your text should be engaging, well laid out, easy to read and include titles. Text content is also a requirement for how your website will be found when people input the relative terms into search engines.
Text is just the beginning and should be accompanied by graphic design, images and videos. This rich media will keep people interested and it will also bring your site to life.
Publish the website.
Once you are happy with the way your website looks and functions it is then time to get it live for the whole world to see. This is usually completed by using an FTP (file transfer protocol) software. Alternatively you can log into your host and upload the files manually.
Once your website is live it is just the beginning. Driving traffic to your website is a cocktail of social media, online advertising and consistently fresh content. To learn more about our digital marketing visit our marketing section.
The easiest way to get a website for your business
By far the easiest way to get a personal website or a business website is to get in touch with one of our consultants and let them guide you through the entire process making your website creation seamless and easy task.