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Auto-Responders & Fulfillment Pieces
The number one
complaint regarding business websites is, "I never get a response" or "It took
days for them to respond to my email". We have all been on the opposite side of
this problem. You visit a website and send an email with an inquiry and never
hear back from the site owner or it takes so long for them to respond that you
have already found the answer to your question. It can be
Most of us won't return to a website whose owner is unresponsive to emails.
The real question is are you that website owner? Do you ever find yourself
replying to one or even two day old emails (excluding weekends)? If so, there
are a few things you can do to professionalize your response.
Auto-responders are a great way to let prospective customers know that you
received their email and take it seriously. An auto-responder can automatically
notify an individual that inquires through your website that you will respond,
when you will respond and that you value their inquiry.
auto-responder to a fulfillment piece and you have created an atmosphere of
professionalism that is seldom rivaled on the internet. Your auto-responder can
provide a link to exclusive online content, information, discounts, catalogs
etc. that are only available to those who inquire. This not only creates one
more contact with a prospective customer, it also provides the inquirer with
additional information about your business while they wait for your personal
Is this starting to sound expensive? Well it isn't. You already
have the ability to create auto- responders with your website email account, and
you can do it for free. The exclusive content may be a uniquely informative
brochure, a small discount certificate, a catalog that provides information
about your products that isn't found anywhere else or any number of other
creative items. A link to
the exclusive content can be provided in your
Make certain the exclusive content is of high quality.
Many brochures and informative booklets can be reproduced as PDFs which makes
them easy to download. Be creative, unique ideas will help you stand out from
It is important that your auto-responder state when you will
be replying to their email and you should be certain to reply within the time
stated. An auto-responder only takes a short time to set up and is sent every
time someone uses your contact form.
Bounce Imaging has come
up with a camera that can be thrown in to danger zones to gather information for
Fire fighters, Policemen, Soldiers and more.
These low cost
sensors can be used for search and rescue missions in collapsed buildings
and post disastor landscapes.
Bounce Imaging is striving to make these
cameras affordable ($500-$1000) so they can be widely used and distributed.
New and Updated Websites
St. Matthew Lutheran
Church in Mapleton has a new look. The new site offers a blog, daily
devotions, a media gallery and mobile access.
Zion Recovery to the
PPP Design Family. ZION Recovery Services has a new mobile and traditional
PPP Design is happy to announce the addition of
Catholic School to our portfolio. The new site provides resources, event
listings, mobile and more.
Wall Lake Baptist
Church has added
mobile access to their website. Visit on your favorite mobile device.
Just for Grins
You Might Be A High Tech Redneck If
1. Your e-mail address ends in "@over.yonder.com."
2. You connect to the World Wide Web via a "Down Home Page."
3. Your laptop has a sticker that says, "Protected by Smith and
4. You wire your network with jumper cables.
5. Your wife said either she or the computer had to go, and you
still don't miss her.
6. Your spell checker knows words like, "Y'all", "Yonder", and
7. You ever felt you had to move your computer desk so it
didn't block the velvet picture of Elvis.
8. You only buy from Gateway, 'cause the cow boxes are a
9. Your belt buckle is made from a dead 3.5" disk drive.
10. Three Words: Daisy Duke Screensaver
Links of Interest
Area Website Directory, Recipe Database, Family Resource Links, and E-Minder
Highlights, Scores, Schedules and More..
PPP Design Website Design Marketing
A categorized website design marketing review.
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Affordable, Throwable Cameras
St. Matthew Lutheran
Mapleton Iowa Lutheran Church
Substance Abuse Services in Iowa
Wall Lake Baptist
Wall Lake Iowa Baptist Church
Keyboard Shortcut Cheat Sheet
Have you ever wondered which
keyboard buttons to push to make your desk top icons bigger or smaller? O.K.
neither have I but it is kind of cool that you can hold the Ctrl key and
use your mouse scroll wheel to make adjustments to the size of the icons.
Select a folder and click Alt then the Enter key to view that folders
Try the Alt key then press F4 to close or exit the active
document, window or program.
Click the Windows logo key and the space bar
to view your desktop.
The printable keyboard shortcut cheat sheet
has over a hundred keyboard shortcuts for Windows 7.
Get your copy here.
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