Eight stages to getting you point online...
A round table discussion on Your needs who your target audience is and how best to make the site profitable for you by giving your customers what they want from the site...
2 Collaborate on Ingredients
We collaborate with you on the right ingredients for your website. Forming the foundation of the site's Purpose, Structure and Functionality. No design component is done at this stage, that comes later...
Vizyweb's team builds a prototype of the website. The purpose of the prototype is to: devise content structure based on the page goals, demonstrate functionality requirements on pages, serve as an ideal site blueprint for design and development team once finished.
4 Re-Collaborate on blueprint
Both teams re-collaborate using the prototype to make any adjustments to the structure and functionality. Copy (text) is supplied by your team (or can be written by our copywriters), images are chosen. (or photography can be arranged) Colors, fonts and look and feel of the site is also decided at this step.
5 Look & Feel Designed
The approval of the prototype also initiates the work on the graphical design of the Website. Using the previously provided supporting images and or logos in high-quality digital format. The Vizyweb team uses the prototype as an alternative to a creative brief.. The Vizyweb team use the correct XHTML + CSS protocols adhering to the W3C Web Standards.
6 Re-Collaborate on Design
Both of our teams join forces once more, finalizing content placement, add an necessary "finishing touches" make final adjustments, and at this stage we encourage your team to conduct as much testing as possible. This testing should reveal any potential bugs or inconsistencies in the structure and content. All text content is then proof read. And of course making sure your team is happy, prior to the site "going live"...
"Your website is LAUNCHED & goes LIVE." For a good ROI on the new site, promotion is a must. The short-term approach is to launch pay-per-click (sponsored ads) on Google, Yahoo and MSN and the online distribution of Press Releases. The long-term strategy should include the publishing of RSS feeds and frequent content updates.
8 Ongoing SEO campaign
Search engine optimization to maintain good traffic to your site means regular reviews and analysis of analytics, and vizyweb's team implements any necessary changes made in accordance with analytical findings. In order to maintain good ROI for the site it is a must to keep updating content, this can be done by The Vizyweb team or if requested a content mangement system would be the best method making it easy for your team to keep the site's content fresh and compelling.
Screenshot from a complete web solution for eblen.com.au