could design your own website. But do you have a background
in design? Do you know how to write HTML, or do you know how
to use web design software?
We don’t know the first thing about fixing
cars, and we wouldn’t dream of getting under the hood of ours.
In spite of all of the marketing hype by software
vendors, do-it-yourself web design is not “simple
and easy.” It’s
difficult and frustrating. It takes years of learning and
practice, and the technology is changing all the time.
Besides, isn’t your business too important
to treat casually? Would you hand over your business taxes
to a high-school accounting student?
Then why would you be so nonchalant with your
website? It is, after all, something that can make a great
first impression with potential new customers, or it can send
them scrambling for the “Back” button.
Read our article: Do-It-Yourself