So, I want to establish a strong presence on the web. But where do I start?

The four easy steps that we provide below will guide you in the direction of a professionally designed, developed, and marketed website.

  1. Domain Name (URL) Registration—This is the address that people will use to access your website ( Once you have determined that the URL you wish to use is available, the cost to register a name is anywhere from $8 to $35 per year. A domain name needs to be renewed every year.
  2. Design of the website—This is where the look, feel, and content of the website are determined and created.
  3. Hosting your website on a web server—This is basically where you rent space on a computer that is always connected to the Internet. Price will vary, depending on the amount of disk space you will have and the connection to the Internet.
  4. Marketing Your website—You should be thinking about the marketing of your website as it is being designed. The content of the site needs to reflect the search terms if you want your site to appear on search engines.

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