6 Tips for the Perfect Small Business Website | Business Support | Scoop.it

Customers have changed and businesses have changed. For your small business, it is either time to create or revamp your online presence... we’ve put together the top six small business web design tips that will finally help you get calls and emails from prospective consumers:

 - Be Straightforward: This is the time for your elevator pitch. In 15 words or less describe your business.
 - Be Available: Display your phone number and a simple contact form. Ensure it's visible at the top of every page.
 - Be Helpful: Online reviews are important in influencing buyer decisions. Pick the most relevant reviews and show them off.
 - Be Found: Include videos, a blog and other content on your website to be search-engine friendly and drive visits.
 - Be Local: A presence in local directories and maps ensures you're easily found.
 - Be Mobile: With the rise of mobile use, ensure your entire website is mobile-friendly.


Via Ashok Ramachandran