Website Planning Survey Name *Email Address * Creating a new website or redesigning your current one can be an overwhelming task. We're here to help simplify the process. It is important to spend time before creating your website to think about what you would like to achieve with your new site. When you have a moment, consider the following survey. As you are completing this form, write down your thoughts and questions. We will be happy to address these throughout our discussion. So, what are you waiting for? Let's get started! Let's Talk About Your Current Site Do you currently have a website? *YesNoList the top things you do not like about your current site:What features would you like to keep (if any)?Do you have website statistics for your current site?yesnoDo you have a copy for your records?yesno Let's Talk About Your Competition Do you know who your competitors and/or similar organizations are? List them here.What makes your products / services unique? How do you stand out from the crowd?What do you hope to accomplish with your new website?Who is your target audience? Describe them as much as possible.When a visitor arrives at your site, what would you like them to do? List three websites you like (related to your work or not) and what you like about each one (color scheme, navigation, layout, etc.). This will help us get a better idea of your taste. LikesDislikesLikesDislikesLikesDislikesLet's Talk About Your Online Store (for e-commerce websites only)Do you plan on selling products through your website? *YesNoHow many products do you plan to sell at first?How many products do you plan to sell in the future?How will you handle shipping? What payment gateway will you be using? Let's Talk About Upkeep So your new, fantastic website is up and running. You want continuous traffic so you know you have to keep working at it. It is a good idea to think about who will be responsible for keeping up the website whether you'll be doing it or you'll have someone else do it for you. Who Will Likely Be in Charge of the Following: Search Engine Optimization (SEO)driving organic traffic to the websiteContent Developmentcreating keyword rich content to drive traffic and keep visitors on your websiteSocial Mediaonline networking, regular postings on social networking sites, etc.General Website Maintenanceadding new pages, fixing broken links, posting new content, etc. Let's Talk About Materials Needed to Get Started Congratulations! You are already a step ahead of most people because you have spent time really thinking about your new website before starting down a path. Now it is time to get started, so here are the basic building blocks of a site so we can make sure you have everything you need... □ This completed survey □ Domain names (we can set this up for you at a low cost as needed) □ Web hosting account (we also have a great hosting plan available) □ Content for pages (unless we are writing it for you) □ Images for design and pages For e-Commerce Websites Only□ Product categories, images, descriptions and prices □ Payment gateway (Paypal, Square, etc.) □ Shipping account information (UPS, etc.) Send Survey!