In this guide, in association with the UK Domain by Nominet, we provide key tips to get the most from your money when both starting and growing your online operation.
If there was any doubt that the internet is the place to be for businesses today, recent figures from the IMRG Capgemini eRetail Sales Index have shown that some £133 billion was spent online with UK retailers in 2016, £18 billion more than the amount spent online in 2015.
It is clear that in today’s ‘always on’ digital environment, having an online presence is essential. The internet offers a platform for your business to be found, to be competitive, to have a means to innovate – and ultimately to provide great returns.
A survey of over 2,000 small and micro-businesses by website provider 123-Reg found that businesses with a website were 51 per cent more likely to grow than those without.