How to get along with a web designer

For as long as I have been working in this industry, I have come across angry and sad tales of business owners who had a terrible experience web designer. I’ve heard the stories many different ways; but essentially it ended up that the business owner didn’t get what they wanted and felt like they were getting ripped off.

It’s no wonder why some may be extra cautious when choosing to hire a professional, and why some may opt to do it themselves.

Just to forewarn: This article is kind of a rant/stream of consciousness piece I really wanted to get out of my system. Though, I hope if you take the time to read this (or at least skim read) you might find something that helps. 🙂

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3 Things That Make a Great Website Design

When I say, great website design I bet you’re probably thinking of how aesthetically pleasing it is.

Well, yes of course! But looks are only one aspect of a really great website.

“Looks will get you through the door. Personality will keep you in the room.” – Unknown

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5 Ways to Know if Your Website is Doing its Job

How do you know if your website is doing its job? If you don’t then, understandably, this can cause worry as to whether or not this has been a worthwhile investment.

Here are some ways to know if your website is living up to its purpose.

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Website Goals: What Should a Website Achieve?

Having some clear website goals is an essential part of a digital business strategy.

Many people invest time and money into websites, wondering if it will work or not. It can leave you hesitant on whether to invest money in a project or campaign, or what your next move should be.

When planning your website, it’s good to have some goals in mind, and an understanding of your target audience.

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