Monthly Archives: July 2011

Virtual Assistant Website Mistake 8

Lack of additional resources and links. One way to gauge the usefulness and helpfulness of a business is to have a look at their websites resources and links section. For example, the Resources and Links section of the UKAVA website … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistake 7

Copying every other virtual assistant web site. As part of vetting the websites that we list on the UKAVA Directory, I have the job of personally checking every potential members website before it is added. It is quite obvious in … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistake 6

Not mentioning what makes you different, your USP. When I’m doing online research for a particular product or service, I want to know right away what makes any company unique or different from their competition. Most virtual assistant websites just … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistake 5

Missing or hidden contact information. Have you ever visited a web site that you think offers the ideal solution to your problem, but you’ve got one question to ask before mak­ing your purchasing decision? You go to the Contact Us … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistake 4

Not Turning Your Website Visitors Into Prospects. Lots of virtual assistants complain that they get a lot of visitors to their website, but few of them convert into customers. Most marketing texts will tell you that it takes approximately 7 … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistake 3

Nothing to demonstrates your expertise. Virtual Assistant websites often boast about how profi­cient they are at solving their clients problems and I’m sure that they do, but where’s the proof? If you’ve been in business for awhile, you’ve got a … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistake 2

A Lack of a clear call to action on each website page. Have you ever been to a web site and been completely overwhelmed with all the directions you can go from the home page? There’s navigation buttons left and … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistake 1

The business appears as a nameless, faceless corporate entity. People do business with people, not websites. This is particularly true when working virtually as your potential client may never meet you in person but will always benefit from ‘putting a … Continue reading

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