Many times, a small business owner forgets that one of the most valuable items in their business is the data, documents, and other intellectual property created by their employees. So, by making backups, what you’re really doing is protecting some of the most valuable assets of your business.
Your business has a website, but have you given any thought to how it looks on a smartphone? How does it look on a tablet? Research conducted by GWI found that 96.3% of Americans now own a smart phone and 50.2% of Americans own a tablet device. Not only that, but 90.2% of users access the internet via their mobile device. So, while your website may be spectacular on your desktop computer, some customers may never see it that way.
You would not believe how many times I’ve heard this or a similar statement. It’s easy to think that because we’re in the middle of America, somehow that makes us undesirable to hackers. But that’s far from the truth. Hackers want in your network for many different reasons.
Your clients and customers are looking for you on the web. If your web presence isn’t in order you could be sending potential sales to your competitors! But, with a website, Google My Business, Bing Places for Business, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest…where do you even begin?