Your website

Your website helps new customers find you as well as keeping existing customers up to date with special offers and product launches.

Your website - overview

Your website is an essential tool. How to create a site that meets your business needs, gives the right impression and stays up to date.

Dealing with a web designer - checklist

Dealing with a web designer - checklist

Designing your website is probably a job for a professional - but as the one holding the purse strings, you'll want to stay in control of the project.

Design plans for a website

Designing your website

Good design is vital if you want a website that's attractive, organised and intuitive to use. Our guide to designing your business website.

Search engine optimisation (SEO) and getting to the top of Google results

Search engine optimisation

How to use Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) to improve your search engine ranking, get to the top of Google searches and increase your website traffic

Different users access a website via their smart devices

Your website strategy

Your business website lets you put your business in front of a global audience. How to plan a successful website and attract visitors.

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Eight top tips for selling online

Selling online involves more than just building a website and listing your products or services. Get advice on how to sell online.

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Q&A: Mobile marketing with QR codes

QR codes are a great way to give your customers easy access to your website from their mobile phones as part of an online marketing strategy.

Writing compelling web copy

Web copy that works

Simply having a website is rarely enough: you need to ensure the content is fresh, relevant and accurate. Find out how to produce effective web copy.

Good website design for small businesses

Win sales through good website design

The design of your website has a direct impact on your number of sales conversions. But encouraging sales doesn't mean sacrificing good design.

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Write effective website copy

Your website content should do more than just present information. It needs to engage the reader, boost your rankings and reinforce your brand.

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Setting up a website - checklist

So you've decided you need a website. Before you go bowling in, following these steps can help ensure you get your site right first time.