It is a breaking and good news for small and medium enterprises to host a website free of cost, courtesy – Google India. Google India on Wednesday announced the launch of a countrywide initiative to help small and medium businesses (SMBs) in India to go online with a free website.
The Google led India Get Your Business Online initiative offers a free .in Domain name and free hosting for the first year and free custom email addresses and first year support. Google’s aim is to break down barriers that stop small businesses from going online and offers a free and easy tool for SMBs.
Those businesses who are interested to experience online business, can log on to www.indiagetonline.in to start building their own website. Users will need to submit their PAN details for verification. After the first year there will be a nominal fee for domain and hosting renewal (From Hostgator).
Google has partnered with HostGator, Federation of Indian Micro and Small & Medium Enterprises and ICICI Bank for the India Get Your Business Online initiative. This is the ideal and free opportunity for small and medium businesses to see the benefits of going online and increasing their business manifold.