Small Business Web Site
To Create a Small Business Web Site
Begin With a Plan
"Creating a small business
web site development plan" sounds so official and formal doesn't it?
Well, all it means is that you are going to outline your ideas then
research all the elements necessary to build the foundation for a
successful web based business.
And it's sure a mouthful too!
Your notes on the findings of your
research will eventually become your small business website plan. So
just grab a scrap a paper and start jotting down your thoughts.
formal is that?
We'll list all the aspects that you need to consider as you begin the
research for building your website.
This is your first step of the website planning
process and the most
Of all the phases of website development, this is the step where you
will benefit the most by taking all the time necessary to research all
aspects of your soon to be small business.
Taking the time to plan out your website will literally save you
countless hours down the road.
As you may have guessed the very first critical thing you need is. . .
You will learn how to brainstorm website topics and refine your ideas
into defining a selected topic for your own specialty "niche" on the
internet. A profitable niche of course!
Then you will be able to more forward with the
next steps in formulating a comprehensive internet business plan. You
will develop a web site plan that will clearly establish your business
perspective, framework, purpose and goals.
Though, when described like that developing a website business plan can
begin to sound just a bit more complicated than it actually is.
As a matter of fact, the planning process for building a small business
website can be compared to doing an ordinary daily chore like preparing
dinner for yourself (or your family).
Believe it or not, they both include the very same activities.
break it down to the basics:
It really isn't any harder than deciding
what you are going to make for dinner.
- What's for dinner? (The Idea)
- Preparing your shopping list (The Plan)
- Determining which store has chicken on sale
- Organizing your ingredients, utensils and
cookware before you start the
meal preparation process (Organizing/Structure)
- Preparing the dinner (Hosting/Building Your
Developing your plan for your website just became
much simpler didn't
Once you have the vision of your web site
thoroughly explored you can
roll up your sleeves and begin formulating the specific elements of
The essential website planning steps include:
business web site plan is already
starting to take shape isn't it?