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How to Get Online

Taking those first steps to get online is much easier than most people think. Learn the importance of getting your business online and how to create an online presence.

Getting Your Small Business Noticed on the Web – Part 1: Building a Strong Online Presence

Webinar: May 15 at 1 pm EST

In today’s digital world, a strong web presence is critical to a small business’s success. In this two-part webinar series sponsored by Verisign, find out how to start, grow and optimize your web presence through websites, social media, SEO, SEM and more. We’ll not only give you the background you need, but essential how-to guidance as well.

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Why Get Online

Whether you’re a small business, blogger or recreational Internet user, get the facts about how creating a web presence keeps you connected.

Common Concerns about Getting Online

For many people establishing an online identity might seem overwhelming. Perhaps you’re feeling the same. Let’s address some of the main concerns others have had about getting online.

The Ins and Outs of Domain Names

The Ins and Outs of Domain Names

A domain name is key to doing just about anything on the Internet. Learn more about the anatomy of the domain name, how the domain name system (DNS) works, and the key stakeholders involved.

Options for Creating an Online Presence

Getting online is easier than you think. There are many options beyond building a website, such as marketing through branded email and social networking platforms. Check out the options available for getting you online.

Website or Social Networks?

Explore the pros and cons of getting your business online – via social media or launch a website- to determine which one is right for you.

Benefits and Barriers of Bringing a Small Business Online

Today, people often turn to the Internet first for information about businesses and products – whether they are shopping online, or simply looking for a business’ address or phone number – making an online presence one of the most important assets for any business.

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Small Business Success Stories

Discover how other small business owners created their online presence and how they have found success via the Internet.

How to Choose a Domain Name

Choosing your domain name is one of the most important steps to getting online. Explore some ideas on how to select the best domain name for you.

Resources for Getting Online

Here is some helpful guidance on how to build a successful online presence using a wide range of free and low-cost tools.

3 Tips for Building a Free Website

Free website builders are an easy and economical way to bring your business online. Follow these helpful guidelines on how to build a successful site.

How to Redirect Your Domain Name

Want the credibility and scalability of a domain name without building a website? Forwarding your domain to your social media page or eCommerce site is a great alternative. Read to get easy step-by-step directions.


Verisign is proud to help SCORE support the success of small businesses by providing business mentorship through free webinars and tools.

Verisign is proud to help SCORE support the success of small businesses by providing business mentorship through free webinars and tools.