Learn How to Build a Business Around ShimBi CMS Budo.

Posted on 30 Jul 2012 11:10 in Shimbi Labs Products
by Siddharth Deshmukh

Are you a freelance website designer or a website designing company looking for a way to increase the efficiency of delivery of projects then this blog post is for you.

As the Budo user base grows, I have had the opportunity to talk with a lot of Budo community members, on how do they build and grow a sustainable business around Budo. I am so fascinated to hear stories and unlimited possibilities.


These stories inspired me to write this blog 

Top 3 Possibilities To Build A Sustainable Business Around Budo.


What is Budo?

Budo is a leading cloud-based website development platform. Budo has everything that you would need to create your online presence be it a website or blog or store.


Budo allows you to build stunning websites for your customers.  Budo is search engine friendly, mobile friendly and social network friendly web development platform.


In this article, you will learn how to build your business around Budo.


1. Freelance Web Designer or Web Design Company

Do you want to grow your business with limited human resources but handsome profit margins? Do you want to deliver a fantastic website with a content management system for your customer? All this at minimum cost and maximum efficiency?



Budo can play a significant role; it can be your primary web development platform to build interactive websites with the content management system — a website which is very easy to use for your customer.


Budo speeds up your development process. It is an amazingly powerful website builder and content management system. Budo is full of very powerful yet easy to use tools that help you to design your website for customers.


Get support directly from developers of Budo, no need to depend on community forums and search solution on the web. Using Budo is a highly efficient way to capitalise on your time-based business model.


Budo allows you to multiply your earnings per hour or take on more projects simultaneously. You can be sure to deliver a better final product since it is built using Budo.


By using Budo, you spend less time coding and more time generating new business.


Finally, Budo is complete package:

Website Builder + CMS + Hosting + Email Ids + Analytics + Free Updates = Budo


2. Theme Designing

Budo themes have become popular, but one of the most common requests from clients is to have Budo theme fully customised to suit their needs. Freelance web designers who are just starting out may find this to be a great business opportunity along with their regular full-time job or business.



Shimbi Labs will include selected themes in Budo for in-app purchase. Anyone who wishes to use your theme will buy it. It is an opportunity for a web designer to showcase design talent to the world. At present we don’t charge any commission or fee, it means 100% earnings for you!


3. Budo Design/Development Consultancy

The most common way for a web designer/developer to build a business around Budo is to offer web design services specialising in Budo based websites. Your client base would be businesses, organisations, and individuals looking to establish a web presence.  You can offer them a user-friendly way to update and manage their site content.



As a consultancy, hand hold your client, educate them, provide them with a simple, powerful, yet affordable solution in the form of Budo powered website.


Shimbi Labs will support you to complete your projects in minimum time. Make sure you can offer your client latest in technology. Like any consultancy, you can charge your customers time-based or project-based fees.


The possibilities are endless; these business models are just a few examples. There are tons of innovative approaches popping up around the Budo platform. It’s time to be smart and start Budo to build your business.


Apply Now to get started.

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About the author

Siddharth Deshmukh     
Founder and CEO of ShimBi Labs. Working with Small Businesses and creatively solving their real business problems using technology is my passion. Love #Startups.

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