For business owners looking for a web presence, Microsoft has created a great opportunity. They are offering free hosting, a free domain name along with free access to MS Office Live Basics for small businesses. That's a triple whammy!
- Online details
- One Free domain name for your business and FREE Web hosting.
- Easy-to-use Web site design tools.
- 500 MB of Web site storage space.
- 25 company-branded e-mail accounts, access e-mail, contacts from most Web browsers, sync your mail and contacts with Microsoft Office Outlook for offline access.
- Web site reports, keep track of people, events, and information.
- Monitor the success of your Web site.
- Determine which search engines and keywords are driving traffic to your Web site.
- Find out how many unique visitors and page views you get on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis.
- Search advertising tool with $50 credit.
- Set a budget, select keywords related to your business, and write a brief text ad.
- Your ad may appear to interested customers using Live Search to find your products or services.
- You control how much you spend and pay only when your ad is clicked.
- A valid credit card and one-time $5 activation fee is required to get started with adManager. Billing is done through Microsoft adCenter.
- FREE registration to MS Office Live Workspace Beta. Easy access to your documents from almost anywhere and easy sharing accesses. This product is akin to Google Docs.