Bicycle enthusiasts are gearing up for the beginning of their favorite time of year. For many bicycle enthusiast, the three seasons of spring, summer and fall, are the only times they can be as active in the sport they love. Bicycling has become so much more than a simple way to get a little exercise today. Bicycling has become the preferred way many people travel to work, enjoy a sport, see the inner workings of mountainsides and cycle the winding trails of oceansides.
Bicycling has become such a popular activity in America, that the country has been transformed for cycling enthusiasts. In fact many communities across the country are building bicycle trails. These “greenways” as they are known, are growing to such a degree, the countrysides are being transformed. The implementation has already started to link the entire eastern seaboard via a bicycle greenway. In other regions of the country, like Boulder Colorado, cycling is one of the preferred modes of travel, and bike trails dot much of the countryside along the rocky mountains there.
With cycling being considered one of the best ways to exercise and see America, its no wonder bicycle magazines and cycling enthusiast websites have popped up all over the place. For anyone who is looking to start their own Bicycle enthusiast website, there are many ways to create a great social network for cyclists.
The first step is to find a good web host, and buy a domain name that is catchy. The next step is to begin to design the site. You’ll want to choose a design that is not only eye catching but also allows the user to complete their goal easily on your website. If you do not have the budget to create a website with a designer, you can always fall back on a free online template. There are various platforms that templates are built on such as opencart and online magento templates. You will have to decide on which one to choose.
Then you should begin to fill it with many important pieces of information, such as local bike trails, bicycle events that are geared towards the region of the web page owner, and any information on national upcoming events for bicycle enthusiasts. Beyond these basics, the sky is the limit. Many websites allow for blogging, forums, and sales of products as well. A Bicycle enthusiast who wishes to start such a web page, should consider what it is that they most would like to offer their visitors. E-commerce options for such a site can create good revenue. They can sell anything from specialized water bottles, to bike helmets, gloves and any other number of standard cycling gear without a web owner getting to extensive into sales if they just wanted to do this part time.
Web owners should make sure their site is designed for good SEO and article content. This is important and will help build the websites exposure and activity. Posting on other cycling websites, and joining other cycling enthusiast forums can draw attention to a site as well, so web page owner’s should consider this a good way to get additional exposure