Why your Business Deserves an Awesome Website
In 2015 e-commerce sales in the UK, are set to reach an incredible £52 billion. This equates to 15.2% of all retail sales in the UK; making us the most frequent online shoppers in Europe. According to an article in the Daily Mail 82% of British internet users regularly shop online and around 70% of consumers own a Smartphone.
The trend for increasing online sales and declining offline sales was also reflected in the Christmas trading results of 2014. When even in a time of economic downturn, the major retailers, such as House of Fraser were accruing profits increases of 31.2% from the previous year. These statistics show that people are still willing to spend their money and are most likely to do so online.
Bearing this in mind, as a business you should be asking the question; ‘how awesome is my website?’ and what’s more; ‘is it getting the sales I need?’
In this week’s blog we have compiled a few reasons why we believe having an awesome website is essential to your business; and here they are!