Do You Need a Website?

You have a small business or nonprofit. Listed here are answers to questions you may have.

FAQ’s

Do you need a website?

Can you create a website on you own?

Should you create your website on your own?

Should you seek help?

Must you depend on others every time you want to make a change?

Will you be able to change anything on your website that you want?


Do you need a website?

You DON’T need a website if…

  • You have too many customers.
  • You are making too much money.
  • You just want to be left alone.
  • Your customers don’t use the internet.

You DO need a website if…

  • You want to build your business.
  • You don’t want to lose business to your competition.

Can you create a website on you own?

Yes.

There are ample resources available on the web to help you, but it will take an extraordinary amount of your time, and it will be a frustrating experience as you learn the many hard lessons along the way.

There are several providers that offer website builders that claim to make it easy for you to do it yourself, but more often than not you will consume a ridiculous amount of your time trying to learn their system and achieve your goals, and even then you’re likely to fall short of the vision you had hoped to achieve.

Should you create your website on your own?

No.

Your time is better spent doing what you do best and building your business.

Should you seek help?

Yes.

Let me do what I do best. I know building and supporting websites. I can work with you to build your website, avoid the pitfalls, achieve a professional result, and do so in a fraction of the time that it would take you.

Must you depend on others every time you want to make a simple change to your website?

No.

I specialize in the use of WordPress, a content management system that makes it easy for you to learn to make the updates you will commonly need to make.

Will you be able to change anything on your website that you want?

No.

WordPress has its complexities. You will be able to make the most common changes to your website content, but there are aspects of your website that are more complex and change less frequently, that you should not plan on changing yourself.

WordPress is widely supported by many web developers so you won’t have trouble getting the help you need, and I am committed to providing the support you need long after your project has been completed.

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