Monthly Archives: August 2012

Virtual Assistant Website Mistakes To Avoid

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 … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistakes To Avoid

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 … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistakes To Avoid

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 … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistakes To Avoid

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 … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistakes To Avoid

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 … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistakes To Avoid

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 … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistakes To Avoid

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 … Continue reading

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Virtual Assistant Website Mistakes To Avoid

As part of running the UK Association of Virtual Assistants I spend a lot of time researching online and checking other virtual assistant’s website. Occasionally I see an outstanding website, but what I usually see is a whole range of … Continue reading

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Setting Up Your Home Office

Investigate insurance and make sure you’re covered. Does you have sufficient insurance cover you for your business activities? It’s important to consider if your household insurance covers you for public liability, particularly if you allow clients to visit your home. … Continue reading

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