So you have an idea and then you have decided its time to go online and push the limit of your business and idea, below are some quick action steps to your startup, marketing and business growth.

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1. Write the Idea/Business Down and know what exactly you want to sell/give/market to the world.
2. Get a Domain name that will host your business, Unless this is social business, sometimes its better to go with a name that clamps on your existing business name if it is.
3. Get a hosting company to host your website (Talk to Primax) or a host of others out there. For a startup, you fees can be very very less
4. The Design: While you can talk to designers for your site, You can actually design your site yourself with a host of CMS available out there. Most used is WordPress, you also have JoomLa, Drupal, Modx and a host of others to choose from
5. Set up your Social Networks: Setup a facebook Page, A Twitter account and make them active.
6. Advertise/Market your business via Facebook, Google, Yahoo and other engines out there, Email marketing too works wonders also bulk sms helps you connect with your clients
7. Make money from your site using google adsense, adbrite, affiliate marketing and other Local Advertising opportunities

Well, after the above, get busy, track your progress, get better and enjoy your new online world. It takes time but if you are really reaching out, Out there will reach out back to you.

Want more information? olutola.obembe@primaxng.com