Understand the basic hierarchy and elements of your online profile
When we first jumped into the website design world, the first learning curve for us is the first learning curve most business owners take as well. You want a website address, a website, and email account - but don't really understand how they interact.
At 543 we're all about giving our clients as much knowledge or upskilling as they want when it comes to the online world, and one of the most important things to understand is that your domain, website hosting and email hosting are separate things, that can be held in separate places. We like to use the analogy of a house to explain it:
Sometimes it's easy for those of us in the online space to assume that everyone knows the basics of how the web works, but it can be a pretty foreign place to most. Don't ever feel like there is a dumb question. In fact, we encourage you to contact us and drill us about anything online, we're more than happy to chat.