Creating an effective business website

Many organisations create websites and spend substantial resources without really understanding how the website will affect their business. A poor website can be expensive, contribute nothing to your income or profits and can even put off potential customers and funders. A good website can increase your income, raise your profile locally and nationally and provide additional support and services to your customers and clients.


  • Understand how the internet can increase your income and increase your profits
  • Learn about what makes a good website work and a poor website fail
  • Decide whether to develop your website yourself or commission it from an agency
  • Tap into the power of email newsletters, electronic communities, blogging and podcasts

This course will contain the following topics:

  • How to increase income through your site
  • How to reduce expenditure through your site
  • How to commission a web agency and control costs
  • The process of building your own website
  • The law around using email addresses and contact information
  • How to develop an effective website
  • How to drive visitors to your site
  • How search engines work and why this can increase your income
  • The mechanics of blogging, podcasting and buidling electronic communities
  • The future of the internet including using mobile phones and web 2.0

The next course will take place on Monday 14th July 2008 in Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire.

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