Answers to some questions you are probably thinking aboutand some you probably aren't
Why bother having a Website?
In business, a website is expected. It is widely, if subliminally, regarded as a validation of stability. Without one, your competitors will gain an advantage. The more professional the site, the more professional the business will seem.
A website is the single most cost effective and fundamental marketing tool. It can be as local or as International as you like.
Customers and Clients can engage with your business from anywhere, and if you’re selling, they can buy 24/7.
Irish households that have access to the internet
Irish businesses that have a website
54% of the world population use the internet today.
In 1995, it was less than 1%.
Here are some interesting 2018 facts about Google
Google processes over 68,600 search queries every second on average
Google handles 90% of world web searches, Yahoo 2.2%, Bing 3.1%
2.7 million e-mails are sent per second
0.01% of the worlds electricity is used by Google’s Data Centre
billion searches per day
of web searches use Google
of queries have never been asked before
thousand YouTube videos are viewed per second
About Social Media
The use of Social media to promote businesses and products has become an essential component of web design, it can be extremely targeted and exceptionally quick in getting your message out there.
- Internet users active on Social Media 42% 42%
- Facebook users who are active every day 76% 76%
- talk about offers and promotions 74% 74%
- Irish consumers seek purchasing advice on social media 44% 44%
- report approval of service or goods 15% 15%
- use it to report dissatisfaction 15% 15%
Figures taken from eightytwenty.ie April 2013