Four Stages of your Online Business
There are four stages to developing an effective online business,
assuming you already have a business website.
- Get Ready to Sell: Chances are your current site needs
tune-up. It's not ready to attract heavier traffic or support
ecommerce. Plus, you need to establish a more effective online
sales process in order to maximize the current opportunities you
- Build Traffic: Just having a site that's ready to sell
is not enough. You need to have plenty of visitors coming to your
online business - enough so that you have the desired amount of
sales. This is the critical period for a business online.
- Build Products and eCommerce: While you can sell offline
services and products or you can sell other people's products,
your highest return on investment comes from digital products
that you produce and distribute. These products literally make
money for you whether you're awake or asleep, in town or on vacation.
- Expand: When you're satisfied that you have the products
you need, that your traffic meets your expectations, and your
site is working like you want, it's time to expand. The model
you have implemented can be replicated and enhanced, time and
To help you move through the four stages of online business, Dr.
Jeanete Cates offers a monthly coaching program. You can learn more
about the coaching services at Online
Please call us at 512-219-5653 or email Jeanette
to ask questions and to clarify your needs. We'd love to visit with
you about creating your online success!