Running a business in this technological era requires that you utilize online tools to ensure you exploit the opportunities available on the internet..
Many people are getting new devices every minute and that means that the online market is growing with the growth in smartphones usage and the internet in general.
Now let’s get down on how you can get your business online.
1. Buy a domain name
If you want to create your website for your business, you need a domain name for that specific website you want to create.
2. Get a good web hosting
Once you have bought a domain name, get a good web hosting service to host your website contents throughout the year.
Some agencies and companies provide both a domain name and web hosting for a fee renewable per year.
3. Create your website
Get a developer to create your website if you are not a technical person.
Developer fees range from Ksh 15,000 – Ksh 200,000 depending on the type of website you are actually looking for.
4. Open a Facebook Page
Facebook is one of the most profitable platforms in the world as of now in terms of revenue generated by businesses across the world.
Selling on Facebook is very easy and anyone can do it.
Go to Facebook and open a Facebook Page for your business.
Start posting images and prices to your Facebook page and tell people who want the products how they are going to get the products.
5. Open an Instagram account
Instagram is owned by Facebook and just like Facebook it has a lot of active users who can be converted into high paying customers.
Just like Facebook Page, start posting quality images and products photos/videos and their corresponding prices and tell people how they can purchase your products.