Far too many small- to medium-sized businesses are not represented online. According to SmallBusiness.com, “While most small business owners have concluded that a website is a requirement they can’t deny, nearly one-third are still site-less.” The article reports that many businesses instead rely on social media pages or word of mouth to find new customers. We hate to break it to you, but in today’s competitive market these tactics just aren’t enough to produce successful growing businesses. Fortunately for you, there is an easy and inexpensive option to get your business online.
If you are one of the businesses represented in this study, creating a digital location for your business is absolutely crucial. The majority of your potential customers will research a business online before purchasing products and services. If you can’t be found on a Google search, odds are that you are missing out on their business. But don’t worry, there is an easy solution to this problem.
WestHost is excited to announce the release of StarterSite, the newest addition to our hosting services products. In no time at all your business can have a streamlined, professional website to capture the interest of customers online.
FREE StarterSite website with every WestHost domain
StarterSite is an easy-to-use web page creator. Simply pick a template and you will have access to the following features:
A professional and fully functional website.
Create a stunning website without wrestling with code, layout and color choices.
Simply create, preview and publish.
Build a web page in less than 5 minutes. Quickly add your business info, preview the page and click publish.
Optimization for a seamless transition to any sized screen.
Website visitors can use your site from their desk or on the go.
Free SEO support.
Enjoy the benefits of organic traffic from Google and other search engines.
Professional contact us form builds your network.
Make it easy for customers to reach you by adding a contact us form.
Integrated social media links.
Add your social media accounts in just a few clicks to build your social media audience.
Partner with Google Maps.
Make finding your physical location a snap with Google Maps on your homepage.
Getting started with StarterSite
It’s hard to resist the appeal of StarterSite. Creating a digital location for your business has never been easier. Also, StarterSite is FREE with every domain purchased from WestHost. Quickly add a domain to your cart, complete the checkout process and add “Choose the StarterSite” option.
Once you’ve added StarterSite, simply:
- Pick a template to build on
- Add all business details and contact info
- Preview your completed web page
- Click “Publish”
Have a domain previously registered with WestHost? No problem!
Simply log into your WestHost CHI account to add our new StarterSite option and start building. Create a streamlined and professional web page to your existing web address.