Maria's articles from her column, Boost Your Business
Live Chat Supports Quality Customer Services
Do you know that 51% of consumers believe that businesses should be available to answer questions 24/7? And 42% of people say they prefer live chat to interacting on the phone.
If you have a business that sells retail products (especially online), or an essential service that some may want immediately, live chat may be something for you to consider.
Web Design Ideas and Tips - Make Visitors Want to Stay
It takes an internet user around 0.5 seconds to form an impression of your website.
So, if you think you can still get by on weak web design elements, then you’re mistaken. People will immediately form an opinion of your product/services based on the look and content of your website.
It needs to be perfect if you want to keep their attention. A cluttered web design conveys that you either don’t know how to use the technology or don’t care. Both options are unacceptable.
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How To Write an Amazing About Me/Us Page
Over 50% of people will head straight to your About page when they visit your website for the first time. In fact, this page is one of the most visited pages on business sites.
If you don’t have an About Me/Us page yet, writing one should be your next priority. But it takes a bit more effort than just writing a short paragraph about what your company does.
It’s Time to Update Your Website!
Most business owners understand the importance of investing in an attractive and informative website, but they don’t all realize that you need to update your website to keep it relevant and current. Here is why you may be due for an update:
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