Do-It-Yourself or DIY web design is all the rage. A plethora of companies have released software and services for you to design your own business website. I’ve designed websites for the last two decades. I’ve designed websites for nonprofits, small businesses, and friends. I know a thing or two about DIY web design and will share with you some of the pro’s and con’s of doing it yourself versus hiring a professional web designer.
Is your web design working to lead your customers to information, or, are they getting lost in a web of confusion?
An effective website design can be a powerful tool to enhance your business, gain followers, build brand awareness, and provide information. However, all too often organizations invest money to have a website designed aesthetically but not functionally. If your website is only serving as a business card, you’re under utilizing one of your greatest marketing resources.
I’ve loved typography as long as I can remember. For those who don’t know, typography is the “style and appearance of printed matter”. Essentially, anything having to do with written language involves typography.