The bottom line is, if you own a company, you need to get on the internet to represent your business and if you don’t you will look unprofessional in today’s society and your business will decrease. Once you have determined that you need a website, sit down and write out what you actually want to do with your business. There are literally limitless things you can do with your website. For a starting point, the best way to go about building a website is to put up information about your business and various other things that can start as a reference point. After this, you will have a web presence and you can incorporate that into business cards, or whatever advertising method you want to use in person. From here you can integrate your website with the ability to purchase your products or services, but this step should probably involve some outside help. There are plenty of people who work hourly online on various freelance websites that can build a website and customize it for you and this is a very good way to go if you don’t understand much about websites. The next step would be to research search engine optimization and drive as much traffic as you possibly can to your website and then integrate your site with various revenue streams. By doing this, you will not only have your site flooded with potential customers who probably would have never discovered your business, but by sending them to your site you will be earning revenue through your AdSense and other revenue streams.