Steps to get Started
1. Fill Out the Website Questionnaire
Complete the webite questionnaire included in your Getting Started email.
2. Upload your files to Google Drive
We’ll need several files to get started on your website. The list is included below and on your website questionnaire.
3. Complete Content
Whether you’re working with our copywriter or writing your own copy, we will need all your content before starting on your design.
If you are working with our copywriter, she will reach out for a meeting and for content reviews before handing it over to me.
If you’re writing your own content, you can find prompts to complete that in your website questionnaire.
What We Need to Get Started
PDF, EPS or high res JPEG or PNG if possible.
Images & Pictures
Website Design Questionnaire
These items can be uploaded to your Google Docs folder.
1. Gather Content
- Branding colors, fonts, and logo
- Images and videos
- Content for the pages
- Testimonials or reviews
If you need help with your content or branding, we can add these on to your website package.
- Interior pages
- Final design
Every site I build is mobile friendly so that is always included.
3. Google Friendly
- Added to Google My Business
- Added to Google Search Console
- Added to Google Analytics
- Content analyzed and tweaked for search engine optimization
4. Empower & Launch
After we launch, you’ll:
- Receive access to your site
- Receive your Quick Start Guide with video tutorials on how to manage your site
- Receive my Moving Forward Guide with marketing strategies for your site launch
- Get one month free of my Maintenance Plan to ensure there are no issues.
5. ONGOING WEBSITE MAINTENANCE
Wrapping Up + Going Live
Your website logins and all credentials will be sent to you through an email from WordPress where you can then login and change your password as needed.
Upon completion, you’ll receive a link to my “moving forward” page where you’ll receive tips and tricks on what to do with your new website and also information on our Maintenance/Security Plan which I highly recommend for all my clients. You’ll also recieve access to my Quick Start Guide to give you video resources on how to make changes to your site.
As mentioned above, you’ll be automatically added to my maintenance plan. You’ll always have the first few month free to make sure we work out any kinks and are here to support any website needs.
Let me know!
If you have any questions at all during this project, please reach out! I’ll be in contact with you regularly, but I want to support you and your business throughout the design process. So let me know if you have any questions or concerns at all!
The best way to reach me is via email. You are welcome to email me anytime. However, my typical business hours are Monday-Thursday from 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM. I aim to get back to you within 24 business hours.
Email me at: firstname.lastname@example.org