DIY Web Site Design

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Building your web site can be a cheap and affordable way to get your business online.  To make it easy for you we have listed the three basic steps below.  Follow the links to find out how easy it is to build your affordable website.

Before you even press one key on your keyboard or rush out and buy a domain name, sit down and think about what your website is going to be.

Step 1 – Planning

Before you even press one key on your keyboard or rush out and buy a domain name, sit down and think about what your website is going to be.

  1. Are you providing an online brochure for your customers to find out more about your company, services, and products?

  2. Are you creating an online shop to sell your products?

  3. Are you not sure what you want to do? All you know is you want to make some money online.

There are many types of websites, some of which are listed below

Mini Web Sites

Are you looking to sell one one product on your website?  Then all you need is a Mini Site.  Mini sites are three-page websites consisting of a sales letter, an order page, and a thank you / download page.  This is the best way to sell eBooks and other downloadable electronic products.

Get your hands on Dan Kelly’s “Mini-Site Secrets Revealed” absolutely free!This awesome package includes 14 step-by-step videos where Dan walks you through everything you need to know to setup your very own order taking, money making websites.

NOTE: Dan has also included several bonuses, worth hundreds of dollars by themselves including details of where to download all the free software you need.

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E-commerce Web Sites

Do you want to sell more than one product on your website?  If you are going to sell just a few products, you could set up an order page for each product as with a mini site, but if you are going to sell more than a handful of different products you need an e-commerce solution.  This can be cheaper than you think.

Go to How To Build an Ecommerce Web Site for some options.


Membership Web Sites

If you are looking for a great way to make a residual income from the Internet, buy providing regular information to paying members you should consider running a membership website.

Go to How to Build a Membership Web Site

Affiliate Web Sites

Affiliate websites are a good way of making money on the Internet.  You don’t need your product; you simply advertise other people’s products, and you get paid a commission for each sale that is made from your referrals.  An effective way to make a successful affiliate website is to “add value” by reviewing the products your are recommending.

Adsense Web Sites

Adsense websites are sites that a full of content and have Google Adwords on their pages.  You get paid by Google every time someone clicks on the ads.

Once you have Decided

The next thing you need is content.  For some tips see our content page.  Also, collect any pictures and graphics you wish to have on your site.

You will also need to purchase your domain name.  For tips on the best domain name to choose go to our domain page

 

Step 2 – Design and Build

After deciding what is going on your website, you need to design and build it.  As on our home page, you have a few options, but as you have come to this page, you have decided to do it yourself.  So you either know a little HTML, or you are willing to learn, so have a look at the HTML editor page.  Or you could try using something that does not need any HTML skills like an online website builder or an offline web building tools.  If you’re not much of an artist, you may also what to look at using a web page template to speed up the process.

If you need some inspiration on the actual design of your site takes a look atDesign Meltdown.  This site contains many examples of design elements and also sections about trends and problems in website design.

Step 3 – Promote

The next step is to get visitors to your site.  We can help you with search engine optimization, email marketing and much more, and it need not cost you a fortune.  Take a look at the Internet Marketing page for ideas on how to promote your website.

You can take on as little or as many of these tasks as you wish.  You can either learn the necessary skills yourself, or you can buy tools or hire professionals to do it for you.  If you have any questions on how to build a successful website then feel free to drop me an email using the link at the bottom of this page,

And don’t forget to sign up for my free course for more useful tips.