Step 1 -
What are your goals? Do you want your website
Advertise your business/attract new
Sell products or services ? (E-commerce)
Communicate a message?
Provide information to existing clients?
Act as an information "clearinghouse" or
Provide customer support?
Provide additional information about your
product or service?
Gather information, data, and/or
Advertise employment opportunities?
Introduce your staff?
Provide office hours, maps and driving
List frequently asked questions?
Make printable forms available?
Provide a means for employees to gather
All of the above?
Clarifying these goals
are important in reaping the benefits of having a
website. Remember, you can always start off with a
small site with basic information and expand it in the
Some clients aren't interested in the details;
they simply want a terrific finished product. If that
describes you, all you need to do is provide the text
and print graphics, and we'll do the rest.
Step 2 -
Gather your materials (and ideas)... These materials may
- company brochures and/or catalogs
- press releases
- articles written about your company
- company logos
- staff and/or product photographs
- building or office pictures
The rest of the process
between you and WebsEtc. follows:
First...(WebsEtc + Client)
Starting the Project...(WebsEtc
Create your website
Site coding and graphics
Programming, if necessary
Draft to Client... (WebsEtc)
- Register with top
- Discuss maintenance
plan & future goals for your site