The ABCs of Building a Website – Website Design

DuVall Designs in Phoenix, Arizona, is providing a look at the details of web design that all business owners must face.  This fifth in the series discusses finding the right web designer or web developer to help bring your website project to the internet.

Most business owners will use the terms website designer and website developer interchangeably, though there are some differences.  Typically a website designer focuses more on the structure or plan, flow of information and user experience of the web design, whereas a website developer will contribute the programming and construction that keeps the entire website working seamlessly and effectively.  In today’s market it is common to expect both of these skills from a single website company – particularly if the website company employs a staff or team of people – and this article will use the terms interchangeably.

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The ABCs of Building a Website – Website Content

In the fourth installment to the series that outlines the steps of the website development process, DuVall Designs in Phoenix, Arizona, is providing a look at the details of web design that all business owners must face. 

With the keywords and key phrases chosen, it is time to focus on your content.  Copywriting for the web is a unique type of writing.  There are a few basic considerations that will not only get your information up on the website, but also help your website designer create pleasing pages and search engine optimization.

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The ABCs of Building a Website – Choosing Key Words

The third in the series to help visitors better navigate the details of the website development process, DuVall Designs in Phoenix, Arizona, is providing a look at the details of web design that all business owners must face. 

As you begin to work on the content of your website – what products you will sell or what information is available – it is important to consider how your potential customers will find you.  Most of your web traffic will come from search engines.  It is therefore truly important to use the same words that your visitors will use in a search, and to use those key words as often as reasonably possible on your site.

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The ABCs of Building a Website – Know Your Budget

The second in the series to help visitors better understand the website development process, DuVall Designs from Phoenix, Arizona, is providing a look at the variety of topics new business owners must face. 

Most of us consider “budget” to be a dirty word.  But with website development, determining your budget will be one of the most important decisions you make.  You can find website designers that offer website creation costing anywhere from $500 to $500,000.  Chances are good that you do not want or need either of those two extremes.  So determining what you WILL need is important.

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