There is no doubt we are living in strange and challenging times. Everyone has had to learn, grow, and adapt to keep their business afloat. This is why now is the time to prepare your business to survive covid-19.
Before we continue this post, we take a moment to acknowledge those affected by covid-19. Our hearts go out to everyone that has experienced loss, hardship, or struggle due to this pandemic. Keep your head up and do your best to move forward one step at a time. We are all in this together and we will get though it together.
A Shift to an Online Approach
In times like these, the best anyone can do is plan and prepare for what comes next. The day will come when things return to “normal,” but without a doubt things will never be the same again.
Due to the recent stay-at-home orders, businesses have started using an online approach to run day-to-day operations. This is not something new; however, we have never seen a shift like this happen so fast. Having a strong online presence is now, more than ever, imperative if you want your business to survive covid-19.
Importance of an Online Presence
Now is the time to recognize the importance of having an online presence. As we all remain at home waiting for this pandemic to pass, we have the opportunity to advance ourselves and our businesses. We have the chance to work “on” the business, not in it. We can do things we’ve always wanted to do, but haven’t had the time for. For example, you can update and improve your current website. You can invest time in social media to grow your social media community. If you are thinking of starting a business, you can also work on creating your new brand from scratch. Don’t just take it from us, listen to what Lori Greiner, a popular business investor from the TV show Shark Tank, had to say.
It’s time to grow your business and enhance your online presence. Redsence can help you achieve this right away! NOW is the time to get started, don’t push this off for any longer!
Want to Build a Website on your own?
During these covid-19 times, we understand that you may have a tight budget. Although we recommend working ON your business and not IN it, creating your own website and learning on your own can be a great experience.
Check out our blog post, WordPress Website Essentials to learn about the essentials you need to build a modern online presence!
Final Tips, Tricks, and Resources
- See our recommended premium products that our team has tested and vetted as the best premium plugins to get started
- Watch the full shark tank clip on addressing the covid-19 pandemic
- Read a post by Harvard on other practical ways to help your business survive covid-19: How Small Businesses Can Survive the Coronavirus Outbreak