You need to remember that your website is not about you, but is in fact all about your visitor.
You need to make sure the design and text will appeal to your target market and always write with your visitor in mind. Once you have your copy, look through it to see how many times you say ‘I’ and turn it around to ‘you’ instead.
For a Virtual Assistant business, I recommend the following pages as a bare minimum:
This is normally the first page that visitors to your website will see so make sure that you write it with your target market in mind. Identify their common problems and show how you understand their industry and can offer solutions to their problems.
This is where you can showcase your expertise and what makes you different.
You need to tell people about the services you can offer but don’t have a list detailing everything that you could possibly do. Break your services into sections and then give examples of how you can help.
Frequently Asked Questions
Part of creating a good website is making it easier for visitors to be able to navigate and make their decision. By having a frequently asked questions section, you are helping your visitor to reach their decision as all their questions can get answered.
Again this is something that you need to create with your target market in mind. Identify useful links that would be beneficial to them.
Make sure that you include all of your contact details and if you are a limited company, you need to include your company registration number and registered office address as well.