By now you should have already heard about the Coronavirus, definitely! The sad reality is that it is the virus spreading quickly and will continue to spread for a while.
No one really knows how many people will be infected or will pass away, but it has caused the global stock markets to crash, which means as a business, one that has online presence, you will be affected.
Here we sharing some data that was gathered from hundreds of well-known companies in all the major sectors around the globe.
So what does this mean for you?
What The Coronavirus Means for your Weebly Website
Businesses are going to struggle for quite some time
Even if the virus stops today (hopefully) businesses are going to struggle for well over a year because they will have to make up for their losses.
And not only are companies and people losing money but they are losing traffic and conversions, and that is what you will sadly experience if your niche falls under one of the affected business worldwide such as travel industry etc.
Organic traffic is down in most industries
As mentioned in the chat we provided, several industries are highly affected by the Coronavirus outbreak. Their traffic dropped and will unfortunately keep dropping for a while.
You should probably take a look at this article by the Washington Post as it breaks down great simulations of how the Coronavirus will spread and what we can do to reduce the impact on the world.
And as for website owners, this is the time for you to double down. Give it all and keep improving your businesses and online presence.
PS: Please be safe and, if possible, stay indoors.