We will be discovering what your new business needs in 2020. We will be looking into social platforms & other internet based platforms which you must be using for your business.
What are the basics?!
Your business should have the following before you do any of the things listed below. You business needs a domain name, email address & a live website. Keep in mind these are the ultimates basics, we urge you to have these three things on your list.
Let's start with Google.com & other directories.
Once you have the basics, the first thing you should do is sign up on GoogleMyBusiness. This lets Google know immediately that your business exists. You simply need to add your business details e.g. Business name, Location & Contact details. Once added, Google will show your business to anyone who searches for it! it also helps boost your SEO which is a great thing to do at the start of your business.
Just like Google there are countless other digital directories e.g. Yahoo, Bing, Yell & Trust Pilot. Keep in mind not all directories are good for your business, so do your research & make sure you sign up where needed.
What about Social Media?
Now that we are in 2020 it is mandatory to be on almost all social media platforms e.g. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter & LinkedIn. These social platforms help with building trust & social proof. With just a few clicks you allow your business to build an audience of fans, customers or just people who really like you! So make sure you are on Social Media.