Web Design Process.

1. Project Definition

We gather all the necessary information to gain a deep understanding of your brand, your mission and the intended direction of your business.

  • What's the project about?
  • Who is the target audience?
  • What are your goals for the website?
  • What content will be featured?
  • What assets (images, fonts etc.) do you already have?
  • Establish a project timeline and budget

2. Planning

PlanningWe brainstorm and work with you on a specialised strategy for your brand.

  • Define website structure and page layouts
  • Create sitemaps and wireframes, and then provide a mockup of the website
  • Research keywords and begin Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) strategy

3. Design

DesignThe design process starts! You get to view and decide on important elements of your website's look and functionality.

  • Colour schemes
  • Logo & artwork
  • Visual elements - website buttons, menus, fonts, rich media
  • Prototype templates prepared for client

4. Development

DevelopmentWork starts on building your website. It’s a lengthy step with plenty of care and attention to detail required.

  • Implement database structure & framework
  • Ensure functionality for website features
  • Add website content - text, images, products etc.
  • Test site performance and optimisation
  • Install necessary security measures
  • Implement markup for SEO and social media

5. Launch

LaunchThe website is complete and all aspects have been agreed upon - the exciting launch day is upon us!

  • Perform a final test of the website and features
  • Transfer the website to the live server
  • Undertake quality assurance protocols
  • Deliver source files to you, as required
  • Provide a website manual for running the site

6. Maintenance

MaintenanceYour new look is out in the world and you’re on the path of great success! Just like you need to maintain a car, websites are no different. Technology is ever-changing, making it important to keep the website updated, backed up and secure. The following items form an excellent maintenance plan:

  • Technical support troubleshooting
  • Website hosting
  • Software, design, content & functionality updates
  • Security updates
  • Database backups
  • Monthly customer tracking and reporting