Do you have a professional Email Address?
Which email address would you choose?
Your email address says a lot about your business. It is very easy to arrange a free or cheap email address these days. Gmail and Hotmail etc... To name just a few of the service providers who will set up your free email address in minutes.
However many such email addresses do not give a professional impression of your business. Does your email address look professional? Some small companies and sole traders have still not realised how important their email communications are.
At one time just having an email address on a business card was impressive because not everyone had an email address let alone knew how to use it as a marketing tool. Gone are those days and to make a first impression you need to use a professional email address. Not only does a professional email address bring more promise and prestige to your company but it is an inexpensive form of marketing. You are able to market your business to many potential clients while at the same time keeping customers informed and up to date through your email correspondence.
Email is an extension of a company’s online presence, so it is unsurprising to find that consumers expect a professional business website to be complemented by domain name specific email addresses.
- A professional e-mail address is defined as one that, represents and reflects the professional interests of the user or owner of the e-mail address itself.
- A professional e-mail address forms a part of how individuals or businesses actively market their products, services, skills, or profession.
- A professional e-mail address can also communicate useful, and meaningful information about the owner or user of the email address.
You can't afford to be unprofessional
We all know the markets out there are getting tighter and businesses of all kinds cannot afford to be unprofessional looking.
There's always some other business in the same market as yourself using every advantage to keep them ahead of the competition so don't fall behind the rest.