Good Morning! My name is Daniel Szeremet. I am doing a survey
on "E-Commerce and Businesses on the Internet". The purpose of my survey is to
learn what business owners like yourself would want in their business website. When I am
finished, I will be happy to share my results with you and to answere any questions that
you might have. Do you have a few minutes?
If Answer - Yes Thank you, I appreciate, your time.
If No: I can understand this may not be a
good time for you, when would be a better time to call back?
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Don't Call Me: Thank you for your time. If you would like to learn more
about "E-Commerce and
Business on the Internet", you can go to (www.ezwebsz.com).
START OF QUESTIONAIRE
1. If you had a business website that could do anything for
you, what would that be?
2. Do you currently have a website for your business? Yes
Good. I appreciate the voice of
Good. This should provide a fresh
Which are the following CAPABILITIES
would you like in your website?
Which of the following CAPABILITIES
would you like in website?
provide text and graphic information on your business?
4. To provide
multiple email addresses to categorized communication?
email addresses would be adequate?
5. To provide a
facility for customers and prospects to register themselves on your website to receive
further information on your products or services?
6. To provide on
online bulletin board for sharing of qualified information among peers.
7. To provide an
automated calendar to keep visitors abreast of upcoming events or sales.
8. To provide an
area where visitors can go to find a searchable list of your other branches or business
9. A website that
automatically makes a count of visitors to every page, and keeps a history of every
counter, and reports the visit count for each page by month and day.
10. To provide a
mass mailing feature to announce sales and promotions to existing customers and interested
11. To provide a
catalog of items, which your customer can browse and search.
12. To provide a
shopping cart feature to make purchasing convenient for your customers.
13. To provide
online order forms for making secure purchases from your website, and automatically
calculates sales tax, shipping method, and rates for UPS and Fedex.
14. To have a
choice of automatic credit card authorization and transactions or to retrieve orders so
you can use your existing merchant account.
15. To provide 3
way encryption so your customers order are secure, not only during their purchase, but
also as the order is stored in the server, and retrieved by you.
Now lets move onto the somewhat
Which of the following would be
important to you?
16. A website that
includes daily data backup to protect your data.
17. A website that
includes battery backup for short power outages.
18. A website that
includes generator backup to maintain your website for longer power outages, even days.
19. A website that
is monitored 24 hours a day to ensure optimal uptime.
20. A website that
has multiple connections to the Internet, to stay online even if another connection goes
21. A website that
uses multiple computers as your website server, to balance the workload, and maintain
service even if one of the computers went down.
22. A system that
will soon be upgraded to (OC12) fiber optic technology, so Internet communications will
occur at the speed of light.
We are almost done with this survey. I appreciate
Lets move onto items of CAPACITY, which items would
be of interest to you?
23. A website that
provided an UNLIMITED number of web pages.
24. A website that
provided UNLIMITED Catalog items.
25. A website that
provided UNLIMITED transfers.
26. A website will
host your domain name like www.yourcompany.com
at no additional cost.
27. A website that
has built-in tools to promote your website to the Top 10 search engines, and more.
28. A website that
allows you to request link exchanges and performs an automated follow-up of your request,
and automatically sets up your links page.
29. A website that
allows YOU to command, control, and program ALL these features using simple Windows and
Internet browsing skill such as clicking a mouse.
30. If your
website, could do anything your wanted it to do, what would that be?
END OF QUESTIONAIRE