Top 10 question for client before starting Work on Web Design
Target Audience - Who is the target audience, who will be the potential visitor? Who will be buying the product or services which you want to market.
Understand what client wants – Completely understand even very small thing don’t just get sit to start design, understand the client needs first. Don’t forget small things make a big difference. Small drops of water created the oceans.
What goals to achieve from website - What does the client want to achieve from his website, does he want to increase sales or does he want to sell services or does he want to promote his company. Don’t forget good design and good presentation can sell anything in this world. Remember the ‘pet rock’ ?
Any thing Special! Is there is any special product to sell on the website, any featured service, something to launch or announce ?
Domain Name - Do they have a domain related to their product, do they have domain reserved, does the name properly reflect the business ?
Do they have all Content - Do they have all content and information they want to on website, some people want a website for their business but don’t know what content to provide. Help them as much as possible in finding good content and images. Don’t forget one good client can bring you 10 good clients and 1 bad client take away 100 clients from you.
Capture their imagination - Do they have design or color ideas ? Do they have some imagination in mind to start Web Design? Talk to the client about website potentials to draw ideas about their business and potentials for displaying it uniquely on the website.
Updating - Will their site be easily updated. Will they will be able to update it themselves. How much time will it take to update small things if they want to update it through some company. Try to save money for them by helping them by making an easy to maintain, clean and customized design.
Technology – Ask them about technology they want to use in their website. Most clients don’t know about technology tell them which technology can be good for making professional and technically sound web design. Help them to understand there needs vs wants. Some clients want Flash base website and also want it SEO friendly. Tell them advantage and disadvantage of it like (Search Engine and visitors may not be able to follow the text and navigational links set in a flash based design)
Website Launch - Finally when do they want to launch website. On any Special Occasion, New Year, Christmas. If no special event, try to finish and launch website as soon as possible. Don’t rush, but don’t wait on the customer. Be proactive and communicate often to make sure you are doing everything you can to produce a quality product for them in a timely manner.
Working with http://www.bizwala.com as Search Engine Optimization Specialist
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