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Having a Custom Website Doesn’t Have to be Expensive (Here’s How)

Having a Custom Website Doesn’t Have to be Expensive (Here’s How)

I am a firm believer that if you want something done right, you need to do it yourself and if you can’t do it yourself, you’ll have to pay to have it done right. 

Let’s talk about building a custom website. Can this be expensive? Yes and no. Before we dive into how to ensure it’s not expensive, let’s talk about the common mistakes that are made when building your first website. Because this happens all too often.

Don’t Let Technology Scare You

Don’t Let Technology Scare You

For some, this topic really hits home. And… Fortunately, you have friends like us who like to help in this area. 

There are so many web technologies out there these days and it gets scary because you have this person telling you need to just have a website. Another saying hey… React and SPAs (Single Page Websites) is the latest thing. And then yet another person telling you about cloud hosting and AWS or Azure. 

I mean… like What?! Seriously… that’s why most business owners don’t work on their site or feel that it’s a priority. It’s because it feels overwhelming. 

Let’s change that a little. 

No One Knows You Exist

No One Knows You Exist

Have you ever heard the famous quote “If a tree falls in the woods and no one was around, does it make a sound?” 

Well… I was thinking about that quote the other day. If you have a website, but no one knows it exists… does it really exist? Joking. 

This article is about not having a website or having one, but you’re not using it.
(Because, if you don’t use it, you basically don’t really have one.)

Let’s jump right into it.

Website Health Check Up

Website Health Check Up

How do you know if your website is keeping up with the times?

We all take pride in our business. And… to that extent, sometimes we don’t always have time to pay attention to our website. But if you think about it… your website is an extension of your business.

And with that said, because we don’t the time, or even the specific skills, to maintain our site, are we keeping up with the times?

We created this quick Website Health Checkup. Take a moment and see if your site has some of the most basic elements.