So you have decided that you want to enter the world of online marketing: Great! But many people either don’t know how exactly to go about creating a strong online presence or they don’t have the time. If you want to understand what important stages have to be considered when doing online marketing you should read the following list.
How to Get Started
To get started with online marketing you will need an online presence. This means that you will have to choose a domain name. As a general rule, domain names ending in “.com” or a specific country code such as “.co.uk” are particularly desirable. You will want to either incorporate one or two relevant keywords in your domain name or if you’re working towards establishing a new brand in your niche then be sure to use your brand name. Then you will have to check that the domain name you have chosen is still available to be bought.
You have chosen a domain now you need to make sure that the layout and look of the site are appealing. After all you want people to spend as much time as possible on your website. For this you will need a web designer and a graphic designer to optimise the look of your page.
How to Be Successful
Search Engine Optimisation is necessary to improve your natural rankings in the big search engines such as Google, Yahoo! and Bing. This includes optimisation on-site as well as off-site to ensure that you rank as highly as possible for the most relevant keywords.
To improve your online exposure you should also consider paid advertisement. With Pay Per Click (PPC) advertisement you can control the what, when and where of your advertisements.
1.2 billion people have a Facebook account and 500,250,000 tweet their statuses on Twitter. Nearly every business has a Facebook Page now where people can find more information. Making use of social media gives you the chance to actively engage your audience with your brand and/or services.
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