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10. Work From Home Or Not Work From Home
Should You Work From Home Or Not Work From Home? Consider These First.:
Starting a home-based business or taking the decision to work out of your home is not one that you can take lightly or quickly. This decision needs to be thought through, considered for practical and legal aspects and in tune with your personality. No doubt a lot of people make a good living worki...

09. Let's Get Started, Create The Business Legally
Start Your Online Business Legally By Registering Your Business And Creating Your Brand Identity:
What is Your Business? You need to clearly understand what your business is, what you expect of it and how you want to portray it to your customers. It makes a lot of sense to put down on paper your business plan. This will clarify a lot of issues that you may not have considered before, and is a...

15. Building Your Online Business Website Part 5
Here is Why Creating and Keeping Your Web Content Up To Date Is So Important:
Creating and Keeping Your Web Content Up To Date/Content is King! Market On The Net: You might have the best product or service to offer in its class, but it wouldn't do your business much good if your prospective customers do not know of your existence. In this day and age, where technology rul...

02. Now That You Have Decided To Start An Online Business, Now What? You Need A Niche Of Course!
You Need A Niche Business! Let me explain why, in these times you need to have a business within a narrow and defined niche.:
The fact that you are reading this article suggests you already possess a very important quality necessary in starting an online business, an Interest or desire. Better yet would be a passion! Now lets turn that interest to focus on your choosing the right business to start. I won't be able to ...

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Web Developers To Build Your Website, How To Hire

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  1. How much should I know about technology? Internet and website technology primer
    • What technology goes into building a site? Top-level conceptual overview
    • Will I need a "Geek to English Dictionary"? Minimum required knowledge to ask intelligent questions and understand answers
    • Where can I learn more? Internet resources
  2. What is a typical proposal process? Steps and stages to go from concept to contract
  3. Where to find firms? Best and worst ways to find a vendor
    • Solicit bids from overseas? US-based vs. off-shore vendors
  4. When should I disclose my budget? Starting with a budget figure vs. waiting to see bids
  5. What information to put in an RFP? How to communicate your ideas so techies could understand them
    • How to create top-level overview of the site?
    • How to determine types of users?
    • How to figure out the revenue streams?
    • How to forecast website traffic?
    • How to create list of modules?
  6. How accurate are the time and cost estimates in proposals? Secrets of estimating project costs
    • How to lower the cost? Feature/cost tradeoffs
    • How to shorten development time? Phased approach and frequent releases
    • How to get visible results faster? Preparing demos for investors and other stakeholders
  7. To pay or not to pay for specifications? Understanding the difference between approaches to requirements analysis
  8. How to evaluate proposal responses? Identifying key points and red flags to look for
  9. Should you put all eggs into one basket? Do-it-all shops vs. niche specialists
  10. What are the next steps? Moving from proposal to project award
    • Should I meet with top choice firms?
    • How to make the final decision?
    • Should I choose the lowest bid?
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