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The process of building or rebuilding a website definitely requires teamwork between the web designer and the client. Without effective communication and an adequate amount of information, the website process can be difficult and even frustrating, and can easily exceed budget. Here are a few tips and tricks we’ve found helpful for clients about to embark on such a project.
OrganizeKNOW YOUR CONTENT
Without good organization, a website can be difficult to navigate.
Common standard pages include; home page, contact us, about us, and a page for each topic you’re providing
Quality textual information is important – have good descriptions of your products, services and business
Gather high resolution, high quality digital images – these can be used for both print as well as web work
Know what color palette you like and have an idea about the overall feel you’re looking for
Provide a high quality digital image of your business logo, if you have one
Set GoalsKNOW YOUR PURPOSE
What is the purpose of your site?
eCommerce? Portfolio? Blog or informational?
Define your target audience.
RESEARCHKNOW YOUR COMPETITION
Spend some time poking around the internet and see what kind of sites your competition provides.
Get inspired by websites and graphics you love