How I Design Websites
This is my process for web design
What are you visitors looking for? Can they easily find it? If not, they’re gone.
All design, both for the web and your brand, is tailored specifically for your company.
Everything is made responsive and optimized for all browsers, across all major platforms, and all devices.
When it’s all said and done, your design converts visitors to customers.
What Makes a Good Web Designer?
A good web designer is not just someone who can create visually appealing websites. A good web designer is someone who understands the importance of user experience, accessibility, and functionality. I’ll work with you to bring your web design vision to life.
Knowledge of Web Design Principles
A good web designer must have a solid understanding of design principles.
They must know how to use color, typography, layout, and other design elements to create a visually appealing website that is easy to navigate.
A good web designer should be able to design websites that are not only beautiful but also user-friendly and accessible.
Understanding of User Experience
User experience is critical when it comes to web design.
A good web designer must understand the needs and expectations of the users who will be interacting with the website.
They should be able to design websites that are intuitive, easy to navigate, and provide a seamless user experience. This means taking into account factors such as load times, mobile responsiveness, and accessibility.
Ability to Code
While design skills are essential, a good web designer must also have coding skills.
This ensures that they can bring their design concepts to life and create websites that function as intended.
I create websites that are fast, easy to manage on the backend, and are mobile friendly with the best modern development practices.
A good web designer must be creative and have the ability to think outside the box.
They should be able to come up with unique design solutions that reflect a client’s brand and business objectives.
This creativity should also extend to problem-solving, as a good web designer must be able to come up with creative solutions to technical challenges.
Effective communication is key to success in web design.
A good web designer must be able to communicate effectively with clients to understand their needs and expectations.
They should also be able to communicate with developers, content creators, and other team members to ensure that everyone is on the same page.
Attention to Detail
A good web designer must have an eye for detail. They should be able to ensure that every element of a website, from the layout to the typography, is perfect.
This attention to detail ensures that the website not only looks great but also functions flawlessly.
Finally, a good web designer must be willing to continue learning and staying up-to-date with the latest trends and technologies in web design.
This means constantly expanding their knowledge of design principles, coding languages, and emerging technologies to provide cutting-edge solutions to clients.
In conclusion, a good web designer is someone who not only has the necessary design and technical skills but also understands the importance of user experience, accessibility, and functionality.
They must be creative, have strong communication skills, attention to detail, and a willingness to continue learning and adapting to changes in the industry.
From My Web Design Clients
Kegan & Tim have been awesome to work with. Kegan redesigned our website that hadn’t been touched since the early 90s (cringe). It looks great! He set it up with WordPress & walked us through how to easily make changes & updates.