5 ways to get your website ready for Christmas

   09 Nov 2016

With just a few weeks to go till Christmas, it's a good time to have a look at your website and make sure that it is ready for the Christmas period.

To ensure you get the most from your website during one of the busiest trading periods of the year here's some suggestions:

1. Content

Review and update the content on your website. Make sure everything on your website is accurate and contact details are updated.

2. Products 

Make sure all your products are listed including full product details, price and images. Remove discontinued items.

Highlight festive products you want to feature on your homepage.

3. Slider

The slider feature may be used to highlight festive promotions or to simply engage with your clients and customers with Christmas greetings.

Consider linking social media promotions / stories in your slider.

Please send us content / marketing material if you would like us to create a custom Christmas slider

4. News Module

Ensure your news module is updated regularly in the coming weeks to Christmas. Even if your news updates are short include them. This creates an active and engaging feed which will encourage users back to your site regularly.

5. Shipping Deadlines

Finally, alert your customers to Christmas shipping deadlines.