One of the BEST (and cheapest) business decisions
you'll ever make.
own domain name uniquely identifies your company on the internet.
It also indicates a commitment to a professional
Here's a little
secret: A customers first impression of your business
has NOTHING to
do with a flashy, expensive website.
It has EVERYTHING to
do with having professional looking contact details.
Think about it - would YOU do business
with a financial advisor who uses the email address firstname.lastname@example.org
Or would you even bother typing in the address of
a somewhere to stay on your holiday if their website address
was something like
They might have a great website, with cheap rates
and fantastic hospitality.
Too bad that only a fraction of the people seeing
their promotions will ever visit their website. Because it's simply
too difficult. And if you heard the address on the radio, you'd
NEVER remember it - or be able to write it down.
Your own DOMAIN NAME is
the most important part of your business internet identity.
Your own domain name will solve these problems.
Apart from providing a professional image, it puts
YOU totally in control of all aspects of your increasingly important
Most importantly, you won't be at risk of having
your internet contact details becoming useless overnight - as happened
when service providers Dingo Blue and One Tel collapsed.
Domain names used to be expensive.
But not any more
(unless of course, you set one up through one of the national
With WebAngel, you can register a US based .com domain
for $A33 for 12 months.
Or an Australian .com.au domain for $A88
for 24 months.
Here's some advice for choosing a good domain name.
Expensive Websites are NOT Necessary.
All you need to start building a professional
internet image is your own domain name, email services,
and a hosting account
can put up some kind of basic website.
You can then start to build your internet activities,
and improve your site as your needs increase.
tale of boo.com , who spectacularly
crashed and burned after spending $US 200 million on their
all singing, all dancing website extravaganza.)
Email Accounts - a Business Liability.
few years ago, it was acceptable to use a free email address
such as hotmail or yahoo for business purposes. Times
people won't even communicate with a business that uses a free
email address as a contact.
are now associated with SPAM and pornography.
A business using such
a free account is generally perceived as dodgy, amateurish,
or at best quite naive.
worse, you risk having your account closed down on the basis
Domain Name Protects Your Business.
name owners have none of these problems. If their ISP goes out
of business they can just move their websites and domain name
to another hosting company, and carry on with business as usual.
Their email and website addresses remain unchanged, will continue
no reprinting needed, clients don't have to be notified, and
your marketing efforts won't be disrupted.
you currently use an ISP based domain name, we can help you achieve
a smooth transition to your own domain name with no disruption
to your business.
Domain Names Are CHEAP!
You may have enquired about a domain name in the
past, and been shocked at the price and setup costs you were quoted.
So you may have decided not to bother.
WebAngel's domain name pricing is very
.com names cost $A30* per year.
.com.au names cost $A70* per year.
* plus 10% GST for Australian clients.
Advertise someone Else's Business for FREE?
most people start off their internet business, they use an
email and website address which is a combination of their user
name, and the name of their service provider.
typical email address is email@example.com and
a website address might be http://users.hostingcompany.com/~yourname
(Just try using THAT in a radio advertisement!)
is great for the hosting company - you give them free promotion
every time you advertise or give out your email and website
addresses. And you're probably not even aware of it!
However, it's not so good for you. You are effectively
locked into using that ISP, because you have their name on your
business cards, stationery, promotional material, etc.
your hosting company disappears (like OneTel and Dingo Blue did
recently) all the efforts that you have put into promoting your
online business are wasted.
have to start all over again - reprinting business cards, letterheads,
changing advertisements, etc.
can all be avoided if you have your own domain name - one of
the best business investments that you'll ever make.
We Can Help You
can spend some time doing some research on the net, and read
our advice articles to set up your domain names and web hosting
account yourself. We offer great prices for people who want to
do it themselves.
if you don't have the time or inclination to do the technical
stuff yourself, we offer a quick, easy solution.
can be fully operational
on the Internet within 48 hours - Guaranteed.