The Chamber can help your business online
Every business should have a professional online presence.
However, many smaller businesses do not have the time to invest in setting up their own website and may fear the costs which can escalate once they begin.
The Chamber has an in-house expert who can help you through the process of getting your business online. From setting up a professional website with email addresses that reflect your brand to creating an online shop with secure payment systems, we have the experience and knowledge you need. Costs start from as little as £25 plus VAT per year.
Get a domain name to suit your business, and host your website and email on our professional servers
Website Design & Refresh
Approaching a new website can be overwhelming – most businesses need one yet don’t know where to begin and may be put off by expensive quotes.
At the Chamber, we pride ourselves on being able to offer free impartial advice backed up with managed solutions.
We will help you understand your target market and how best to interact with it. We will help you understand how the technology works and which solutions are best to you. We will introduce you to ideas around online marketing and how to get your site noticed.
Like not having a website at all, a poorly designed website can cost you business and give a bad first impression. At the Chamber, we can help you regain a professional presence online with a pain-free website review.
We will review your current site from both a design and functional viewpoint and give you suggestions as to how you can make it more appealing to your customers.
The Chamber can also advise on the use of social media as another way to engage with customers, both current and prospective.
The advice is free and you are welcome to do whatever you see fit with it. Get in touch to find out how we can help you with your web development project.
If you have ever lost your website for hours on end, been forced to accept advertising or reached your space limits but not your potential, you may consider using our Chamber hosting service.
Hosting your website with us is hassle-free and cost-effective. We offer unlimited webspace, unlimited downloads, unlimited email addresses and full technical support is just a local phone call away.
Web hosting is available for members from £75 plus VAT per annum and for non-members from £100 plus VAT per annum.
Security certificates (SSL) are becoming essential for customer confidence, and we can supply them from £50 plus VAT per annum.
Changing your email address to one that matches your company name can make all the difference when pitching to potential clients.
We can help you register your domain name and provide an unlimited number of email addresses.
For just £25 plus VAT per annum, you will receive your own domain name, unlimited professional email addresses, remote access and telephone and online support.
If you want to send low-cost, professional emails to your customers using flexible email templates, the Chamber provides help with email templates.
With our help, you can stay in touch with your customers, tell them of your news, products and services and improve your performance. The service is flexible, scaleable and is charged on pay as you go basis.
Improve your search engine rankings
Search Engine Optimisation
If your website never generates more than a handful of visitors, you need to smarten up your search engine rankings.
Put simply, that means that when people search online for products and services that match yours, your website will appear near the top of the list and will be visited more often. This can lead to improved market penetration, brand recognition and increased sales.
Our Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) service will give your website that spotlight you’ve been looking for.