How to Attract New Customers

by eHow Contributor

Whether you have an on-site or online business, you need customers to survive. The competition online may scare you away, but there are ways to attract customers and keep them coming back Start with a well-designed website and then build your traffic from there.


Give away free ebooks. This will make consumers more aware of your products or services. Allow other people to give away the information product to attract even more customers.


Offer free advice. If you allow customers to ask questions about your product or service, this will show your expertise and give you instant credibility.


Add a chat room or forum. Putting a chat room or forum on your website can be worthwhile, as it gives you free publicity. Ask for feedback from customers on your product or service.

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