Ecommerce: Selling Online – Business benefits and advantages of a web site

Internet sales rose by nearly 17% in 2011 over the previous as shoppers ordered more goods using iPads and mobile phones. The actual figures show that online users spend £68 Billion in 2011 up from £59 in 2010 – now surely that’s a great reason to have a website selling online? Still not convinced, well how about knowing that £1 in every £10 everyone spends in...
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Online recruitment – benefits of a web site

The Internet is the ideal place to recruit staff for your company, and not just the technical positions, but for all vacancies within your company. Unlike advertising in a paper you can change the information about the vacancy at anytime you want and not have to wait for the next print run. Furthermore, you can provide significantly more information about the requirements online than would be...
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Marketing – Business benefits of a web site

By developing a website for your company you can market the products and/or services of your business to a global audience and attract new customers. Even if your business ambitions do not extend that far, developing a website for your company can help position your business more prominently on a national or regional scale and help position yourself ahead of your competitors. Some of the...
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Customer Service – Business benefits of a web site

Customer service is a vital part of the selling process for any business. Your website can greatly reduce the cost of providing your customers with the after sales service they require. The need for printed catalogues and brochures will be reduced through placing this information on your website and allowing visitors to browse through them at their leisure. Furthermore, the facility for...
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Communications – Business benefits of a web site

Your website can be used to distribute information internally within your organisation, as well as to share information with business partners, clients and suppliers on a 24/7 basis. Furthermore, this can be enhanced through the use of email newsletters that cant be sent directly to subscribers on your mailing list. To increase your external and internal communications through your web site...
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Benefits of the Internet for businesses

The internet allows every size of business to: Improve communications Access information Cut costs Improve efficiency Find new business opportunities Work more closely with customers Work more closely with suppliers. To take advantage of these benefits, it is vital that you fully understand the potential for the internet to enhance the ways in which you do business now and in the future....
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