How To Reassure Your Clients Regarding Your Response to COVID-19

The Coronavirus is deeply affecting everyone throughout the world in an unprecedented manner. Here are a few simple steps you can take to reassure your clients and partners regarding your response to COVID-19.

Craft a Message Based on Your Response

You probably have most of your employees working from home right now. Create a simple one-page message stating what you have done and how you are able to serve your clients.

If you are a Managed Service Provider (MSP), here is a sample response message you can use. Please customize this to your unique situation.

Create a Page On Your Website For Your COVID-19 Response Message

Create a separate page on your website for your Coronavirus response message.

Draw Attention To Your Response Message On Your Website

The most attention-grabbing and fastest method to refer to your response message on your site is by using a pop-up message. This pop-up message should be visible on the top of the site and should direct the visitor to the appropriate page.

If your website is built on WordPress, creating such a pop-up message is very easy. Here are the specific steps:

1) Install the Cookie Notice Plugin

In the WordPress admin panel, go to Plugins > Add New. Search for the 'cookie notice' plugin. Click 'install now'.

Install Cookie Notice Plugin

Click on 'Activate' to activate the plugin.

Activate Cookie Notice Plugin

2) Update The Settings of the Plugin To Direct The User To The Message Page

Cookie Notice Settings

The message is the wording that you want to appear on the pop-up message.

Cookie Notice Message

For button text, use a phrase to dismiss the pop-up such as 'Dismiss.'
Click on the 'Enable privacy policy link' checkbox. Put a message that directs the user to the COVID-19 response page.
Select the page that has the COVID-19 response message.

Cookie Notice Page Selection

Script placement should be 'Header.'
Position should be 'Top.'
Button style should be 'Light.'
Button Bar color should be red.

Cookie Notice Script Placement