The Small Business Shift website system is based on WordPress. This open-source software powers over 25 million websites, and has countless plugins and themes to customize the appearance and features of a site.
You can install it yourself – but probably don’t want to. Working with us provides these benefits:
- Access to a carefully chosen set of business-oriented themes and plugins
- Management of the hosting, system updates, and backups
- Comprehensive support through our member’s forum.
- The chance to purchase additional help, such as a quick-start package
All The Features You Need
Create Content, Share Your Photos + Video
Never let your site become stale again. Make updates, start a blog, upload pictures of a recent event or your latest marketing videos.
Great Designs To Choose From
Our system has an ever-growing number of “themes” installed from which you can choose.
Make Marketing Easy
The Small Business Shift system is custom-made for marketing. Great features are included, such as:
- Built-in options and plenty of customization for search engine optimization (SEO)
- Social features, such as Facebook Like boxes, Facebook + Twitter posting, YouTube videos, and more.
- A great form-builder, allowing you to collect leads and view them in your dashboard.
- Local business options, including the ability to insert interactive Google Maps, collect/display customer reviews, and place an hcard with your contact information.
- And you can always update content or easily blog – great ways to drive more traffic to your site.
Easy integration with the free Google Analytics is included with our service. Basic stats are available right in your website’s dashboard, or login to Google’s servers to see all the details. Know how many people are visiting your site, where they’re coming from, and what they find interesting.
Your Site Is Valuable
You may be spending substantial money to advertise your website – and even if you aren’t, your visitors are valuable.
Small Business Shift sites run on highly reliable cloud servers. They are monitored 24/7, with action taken to correct any problems. Your website is also backed up in multiple locations on a daily basis.
We also strive to make your site run as quickly as possible.
Take Advantage of the Best of the Web
There are countless services available to help you promote your business online. We integrate with the best of these, providing easy addition of services including:
Create Multiple Users
We allow you to create unlimited users for your website. Use this feature in a variety of ways:
- Give employees access to create blog posts, or help administer the site
- Create internal pages, accessible only to logged-in employees
- Create hidden pages for customers, allowing access by login or through password protection
Your Website On The Go
More people access the Internet from their phone every day. Your site works with mobile devices in two ways:
- Create a mobile version of your website, simplified so it is fast and convenient on a phone.
- Download mobile device apps, to help you administer the site on the go. WordPress applications are available for iOS, Android, Nokia, and Windows Phone 7.
All the Help You Need
When you sign up for a pro membership, you’ll receive access to our member’s forum, where you can get help both with running your website and marketing your company online.