I was asked to speak to a small networking group for my Chamber of Commerce about the design business. I reviewed basic concepts of
design work in relation to social media and web design.
Some points which I stressed for design when marketing for business
on social media:
These are tips which I discussed for website design for business:
I asked the audience review questions on the topics covered with a reward of a company t-shirt for correct answers. Great interest in the material was reflected in the lengthy after-presentation conversation.
Recently, I submitted a proposal requested for a web page design.
The potential client inquired why my proposal was higher than
his other proposals for the same job. My proposal included:
High turnaround production companies that specialize in filling plug-in web templates may not offer the same custom, individualized services
as a design firm or freelance graphic designer. The resulting product may not reach the targeted audience, produce the desired client feedback or effectively sell the featured items or services. The web page may need another redesign much sooner to correct these mistakes resulting in higher overall production costs.
Design project costs can directly reflect the quality of the product
to be delivered.
Here are some topics to remember when creating an effective
digital user experience:
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