What you need and what you want may be two different things when it comes to website design. From a simple online brochure to a full scale eCommerce website you need to define your actual needs to help ensure your online success. In this information age the better informed you are the better prepared you will be when creating your web presence.
This is a basic list to start from:
- Define your site’s unique purpose and strategy.
- Use existing websites to help develop a web design that fits your purpose.
- Choose a platform based on your needs.
- Select a style, color theme, and overall appearance and customize as needed.
- Develop your branding.
- Add your content.
- Publish your website.
- Analyze and improve.