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How to Choose an IT Partner

How do you choose the best IT consultant/reseller for your business? What should you look for and what service levels should you expect? What other sources of IT help/training can your business use? Smaller businesses can’t always afford full-time, in-house IT staff. But to make the most of your IT system, you’ll need help on many different levels from selection and installation through to fixing problems and future growth. So, getting IT support when you need it is essential. IT support checklist Choosing the right IT support services can seem hard at first, especially for the technology layman, even if you understand the basics of what you need. With the right support, however, you can use technology to support your business, to achieve your goals and even to create new oppor... »

Attract People to Your Site, How to

Creating an online site for selling on the web is not enough on its own, just like getting a new telephone number and expecting it to ring is not realistic. To attract visitors to your website and convert them to customers you have to market the site. Here are some pointers on how you can persuade your prospects to visit and buy your products. 1. Start with your existing marketing materials. Put your web site address on your existing brochures, advertising and business cards. Wherever you promote your company name, promote your web address as well. 2. Try and get a web address that is memorable. It’s worth spending some time thinking about your web site address (URL). Ideally it should be easy to remember, stand out from the crowd, include your company name and communicate your messa... »