I don’t have a computer at my shop, can I still use Florist Site? The short answer is YES you can, so long as you have a fax machine.
How long does it usually take to start getting online orders? Some of Florist Site’s customers have received online orders the day their Florist Site website went live on the internet and in Google Places. Others have taken days, some a few weeks. All, however, have experienced an increase in flowers sales.
How will I know when I get a flower order? If you have an email address, which we suggest that you do, once the order is placed online it will arrive in your inbox on your PC automatically.
How will the flower order get to me if I do not have an email address? Florist Site will process the flower order and fax it to you.
How much does it cost to have a Florist Site website? The website built for you will be FREE.
I have a website but I am not happy with it, can Florist Site help? Yes we can. We build you a new site and transfer your current domain to the new website. Your website will be down for no more than a few hours, or 24 hours at the most while the transfer o
Do I need to sign a contact with Florist Site? No, definitely not. If you are unhappy you can opt out at any time.
How much would it cost to have a website built like this through a web development company? The cost of building a full Ecommerce website can range dramatically depending on what features you want built in, hosting, how many products you want, whether you want to do online payments, and many other variables.
Then there is your time. Most website development companies make you provide all your own products, do your own product descriptions and much more. This type of work can take many months to complete, especially for people who are not that familiar with how to build websites. Florist Site does all this work for free.
If your business is approved for a Florist Site website it would typically cost between $7000 - $12000 to have something built that is comparable.
How do you get websites to rank in Google? We have many years experience both in the floristry industry and in Internet Marketing to help get your Florist Site website to rank in Google and other search engines. We have helped literally 100’s of florist websites around Australia rank for searches ranging from Byron Bay florist, to Florist Townsville, to Bondi florist, and even Canberra florist. We WILL get you found.
Do I need product images? No you don’t. Florist site will provide you with 50 product images. All images have been taken by expert photographers in the floristry industry, they have been what is called ‘deep etched’ so that they sit on a white background, and all images are of the highest quality.
Will a Florist Site website increase my flower sales? For the first time in your businesses evolution you will have a very high quality website that will contain all your contact details, all about your flower shop, all about you, and will give your customers the ability to order online if they choose to. The answer is YES your sales will increase as not only is Florist Site experts in building florist websites but we are experts in converting visitors to your website into sales.
Can people from overseas order online? Yes they can, from anywhere in the world, and from any time of the day.
I have a Facebook account for my florist shop, can I integrate this into my Florist Site website? Absolutely, we have made it as simple as just pushing a few buttons. With just a few clicks our system will upload all your products to your Facebook store to help boost your sales.
I don’t own a domain name, how can I get one for my business? This is actually very easy to do. All it requires is an ABN and we can assist you through the registration process.
How much does a domain name cost? Anything from $35 for two years, right up to $200 for two years. You must register a domain name for two years in Australia. Remember, Florist Site can assist you with this process and will get you the best rate with the most reliable provider.
What if someone has already taken my businesses domain name? This is something that happens quite a lot, especially if you own a business name with a city/town/suburb in it – like Bondi Florist. If this has happened to you, don’t worry too much about it as there are many other options out there for you that Florist Site can help you with.
What technology do I need? All you need is an email address so that your internet orders can be sent to you as they come in. We can assist you in setting up and email address if required.
If your shop does not have a PC you must have a fax machine to be a part of Florist Site.
How will this increase my turnover? You may be missing out on orders because you don’t have a web site. There are many customer who prefer to order online if they are – ordering from work and can’t speak on the phone, orders from overseas, ordering after hours, of if they would prefer to see images of the flowers before they order them.
Also, having a web site displaying your shop details, including your telephone number is likely to increase your phone orders – of which you collect 100% of the profits, Florist Site does not collect any payment for phone orders.
How am I paid?This will be discussed once you have registered your interest.