The growth of the internet over the past few years has been phenomenal. The low entry cost makes it an essential tool for all businesses, and even a low-cost option can be very effective in promoting your business
Domain Name Registration
It doesn't take much time to check what is available. Call me on 0115 714 2381, and I can usually check there and then and register your name straight away. That way you can be up and ready for business on the internet within a couple of days.
Web Hosting and email
The first step to establishing a web presence can be a simple site, and your own email address.
It's possible to set up your own site with very little experience and a minimal amount of training. If you plan a larger site, I can help you set it up in such a way that it can be easily expanded and modified. It is possible by linking a web site to a database to give you direct access to some pages on the site, so that dates for events, or prices can be changed.
Databases allow sites to be set up in such a way that details can be changed from any computer with access to the internet, and which demands very little expertise on the part of the user. I've put a demonstration notice board onto this site here. You can add, edit and delete notices by following a few simple instructions, so feel free to have a go. This type of application is very useful if, for example, you have a list of events you want to add and change on your site. It could also be used to add email addresses to a mailing database, keep an on-line menu up-to-date, display pictures, or any of a huge range of possibilities. The only limit is your imagination.