This is undoubtedly an age of Internet marketing. Internet marketing consists of a huge range of actions such as selling products/services on the Internet, selling spaces in your personal website to Google or other advertisers and doing affiliate marketing. In short, if you are making money from the Internet with the help of a website or without it, you are an Internet marketer. Now, if you are a marketer, you need a shop. On Internet, your website is the shop, which is visited by prospective clients. As a consumer will not like to buy anything from a shop that is shabby and disorganized, similarly, your clients will leave your website immediately if it is not appealing to them. This is why recruiting a professional website designer is so important.
If you search on the Internet, you will find numerous website designing agencies. How to find the right website designer is a question that haunts many website owners who would like to have their websites designed nicely by a web designer. Well, there is no ‘X’ factor that makes an agency different from the other. Most of them offer excellent services, which should satisfy you. Still, your cannot just choose any designer as it is a matter of your website. There are various factors that you can consider to decide this.
Get a reference
The value of a good reference is immense, as on Internet you can be hardly sure if a company is genuine or not. The best thing for you will be to ask around and take down the names of some web design agencies already recruited by people whom you know and trust. If you find an agency on the net, visit the page that displays contacts of some previous clients.
Look and feel
Before zeroing on an agency, test the look and feel factor. Visit their website and try to think if you really like their website design. Do you like the graphic design on the top or the flash image at the bottom? What about the layout of the page? If you think it is quite mediocre or completely useless, then you may not want to recruit them to design your website. Trust is a major factor with website designing and if you are unable to trust your designers, you better not recruit them.
When you decide to recruit a Website designer, you must have a budget in your mind. Ask your friends with past experiences what can be the cost to design a website the way you require. Once you have a rough estimate of how much you will be willing to pay for the job, ask for price quotations to the web designers you have short listed. Many web design agencies provide a free price quotation service, which allows you to get an estimate of how much they are going to charge you. Reject those agencies that will charge you way above you would like to spend.
Statisically your website has about eight seconds to convince a website visitor to stay, otherwise they bail and visit your competitors website. Of course, exactly why depends on many factors. Did you convey confidence and trust they could find what they were seeking. How compelling was the experience?
Well that’s how Eightseconds was born, to help clients make the most of those first eight seconds. Eightseconds is an award-winning website design agency located in New Berlin, Wisconsin, just outside of Milwaukee. The Eightseconds team has decades of Fortune 500 brand marketing and design expertise, and leverages that for up-and-comers and small to mid-market companies to help give them a better competitive advantage online.
Eightseconds knows that being successful online is more than having a pretty website, under their candy-coated exteriors, the websites are packed with marketing strategies, strong usability, memorable brand experiences, search engine optimization techniques, and an array of tactics to convert website visitors into customers.
Your website visitors often make a decision about your business within the first 8 seconds. Contact Eightseconds to make the most of your website.