With the recent shift to remote business, a company's website design has become the primary face of the enterprise. Remote services for customers, employees, and business partners has become the primary way we do business. Fortunately, all the technology we need for web portals, platforms, and online services is already available. Most brands are quickly updating their website features to better accommodate the online market.
Building an online presence for your brand or business is easier said than done. Most small businesses have to carefully balance the need to be and post everywhere. The restrictions of a small team and a modest budget can keep you from using the same extravagant tactics as your enterprise competition. Fortunately, small businesses today have more than a few tricks up their sleeves in free, affordable, and accessible online resources.
So you need a new website. Whether your old one has just reached the end of its lifespan or you're improving your online presence in the aftermath of COVID-19, you've decided that now is the time for an upgrade that your business and its customers can benefit from.
Right now, businesses all over the world are adapting to the new quarantine conditions. Work-at-home is the new status quo and home offices are being constructed in homes that never thought to house them. More importantly, people are working at home, recreating at home, exercising, and even socialising from home. Many people isolating now never thought they would be so physically cut off from their work and routine.
It seems like the world is waking up from a trance. Australia first began lifting its lockdown restrictions in late April, and has continued with a June 1 "Phase 2" of easing up in parts of the country. We're not close to 'business as usual' yet, of course. But around the country, businesses are beginning to look towards the future.