What You Need To Consider Before Starting Up An Online Business

Aug 1, 2022 | eCommerce, WordPress

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Kevin Fouche

What You Need To Consider Before Starting Up An Online Business

Posted by Kevin Fouche, Pixel Fish Director

Kevin handles the planning, design, launch and training of every website that Pixel Fish creates. He ensures that every website is highly engaging and aligned with our client’s goals. With over 20 years of design and web industry experience to draw upon, Kevin aims to pass on his knowledge to our clients and like-minded businesses wanting to grow their online presence.

With so much of our lives now spent online, it’s only natural for many of us to think “Hey… I think I’ll start my own online business!” So where exactly do you start if you are thinking of starting up an online business? Let’s explore What You Need To Consider Before Starting Up An Online Business.

With so much convenience at our fingertips nowadays, surely there are great online business opportunities out there just waiting for you? The truth is the answer is both yes and no.

Whilst it can be tempting to jump straight in, it is very important to do your research first.

So where do you begin? Here are some initial questions you may find useful to ask yourself before starting up an online business.

What You Need To Consider Before Starting Up An Online Business

  1. Why am I wanting to set up my online business?
  2. Am I wanting the freedom of working from home?
  3. Am I after a supplementary income stream?
  4. Do I have a new idea or product for sale?
  5. Can I convert my current job or career into an eCommerce store?
  6. Do I have the time and resources to do this properly?

From years of building online stores for many of our clients, we have seen some amazing success stories and also witnessed first-hand the struggles clients can go through in the early stages of coming up with a business plan.

It can often be an incredibly daunting task, of which the online business website is just one component.

Many clients’ dream business ideas can quickly turn into a nightmare if they are not properly prepared from the beginning.

The old saying “You don’t know, what you don’t know” rings very true!

So where do you start?

From experience, our most successful clients have consistently had the following:

What is the best Online Store web platform?

We have found that designing and building our websites in WordPress and incorporating WooCommerce for the E-commerce functionality has been the perfect match. This offers a flexible and scaleable web solution that can grow as their business grows.

Take your online store business to the next level with a Pixel Fish Ecommerce Website.

Check out some of our latest Ecommerce Website Design projects.

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