Be Prepared with a Great Website as We Prepare for a Post-COVID World Coming Soon!
The COVID pandemic has permanently transformed our world and the way it operates. The necessity to restrict or completely close non-essential businesses – and determining what constitutes a non-essential business – has forced every business to adapt, sacrifice, or even permanently close.
With recent news of vaccines, it is reasonable to start thinking about a post-coronavirus world. Businesses would be wise to prepare for life after the pandemic is over and having a great online presence will put a business ahead of its competitors.
Update the Business’s Information and Highlight Positive Changes
Businesses who have endured during the coronavirus pandemic have made changes to compensate, including innovations such as contactless payments, contactless deliveries, and increased emphasis on community support. A business’s website should reflect the changes that the business made, its shifts in priorities, and its continued resolve to protect its customers and enrich its community. This will help businesses prove their authenticity and commitment.
Demonstrate How the Company Has Planned Ahead
A post-COVID world will have post-COVID challenges, including people struggling to find new jobs (or return to their old jobs) and organizations seeking out measures to anticipate and prevent crises like the coronavirus outbreak in the future. Companies with clear, reasonable plans to tackle post-COVID problems will not only gain positive publicity, but they will also be more likely to persevere if a similar catastrophe were to strike.
Integrate Online Reviews with the Website
Companies with down time and companies who rely heavily on online reviews should start preparing their website with customer testimonies if they have not already done so. Reviews that are linked from third-party sites will be more reliable and trusted than reviews that the company transcribes. Strategies to compile and share positive reviews – as well as neutral or negative reviews that the company properly resolved – can make a company look more trustworthy and reliable.
Modernize and Secure Online Transactions
The coronavirus outbreak placed a strong emphasis on making purchases on online shopping. It’s reasonable to assume that many people will continue to shop online even after the coronavirus is contained, especially during the first few months of a post-COVID world where people may be understandably nervous to resume their pre-COVID routines.
Companies should prepare by updating their online stores and their payment-processing functionality to ensure customers’ security and to make online shopping as simple and appealing as possible for their customers.
A company that wants to achieve greatness requires a great website. Professionals that want a website that will draw in new customers and provide customer satisfaction should contact us at North Texas Web Design. We provide superior IT service to customers in Dallas, Grayson Country, Collins, Tarrant, and Denton.
See what some of our customers say about us!
Mike McLeland at Plano Web Design helped our company build our website many years ago. Not only did he do an exceptional job of guiding us on what works well when designing a website, but has continued to provide excellent advise and service over the years. He always responds immediately to any questions or needs that we have and is always exceptionally helpful with ideas and suggestions.
By Becky Hary of Speech and OT
We came to North Texas Web Design as a new company offering products which are most often searched for on the web. Our website has been one of our most valuable business tools, as we knew it would be. Mike and his team worked very hard to understand our business and the challenges we faced in a very competitive market. I couldn’t be happier with our decision to choose them to design our website. We’re very proud of it and they are always there when we need to add products or make any changes to the site. We made a great decision to use North Texas Web Design and it pays off for us daily.
US Eco Solutions
Working with Mike and North Texas Web Design was a great experience. They were able to create my website with the exact same graphic design and requirements I gave them, and it only took them a couple of days. I appreciate the professionalism and the wiliness to listen to my picky demands. My website looks just the way I envision it. I look forward to continue this relationship for future updates. I’m also happy to give some great references to a couple of my buddies for their websites.