It’s 2021. If you don’t have a quality, modern, easy-to-use website, then it’s time to change that.
But, unless you or someone on your team has a web development background, then this is going to be a project you’ll want to outsource. One of the best outsourcing options is to choose a marketing or web development and design agency.
However, there are a lot of agencies to choose from. So, how can you make sure that you choose the best option for your business’s needs? Keep reading to find out!
How to Choose the Best Web Development Provider for Your New Website
To ensure the web development team you go with is the right fit, follow these tips!
Choose a Web Development Provider That Has Worked With Businesses Within Your Industry
Finding a web development team that has experience in working with your respective industry is important. For example, if you’re an e-commerce business, you shouldn’t work with a web development team that doesn’t have experience in e-commerce. Here at Hook Agency, we work mostly with contractors, such as home builders and roofers. This makes us highly-qualified for working within this industry, as we know how to perfectly develop a website to fit contractor needs.
Opt For a Web Dev Provider That Can Provide Examples of Their Work
It’s also important that you choose a web development team that can show some examples of their work. Be wary of choosing a team that isn’t willing to provide you with some of the work they’ve done in the past. If they have a case study section on their website, look those over. If they don’t, reach out directly and see if they are willing to send you some URLs of sites they’ve worked on.
Choose a Team That Fits Your Budget
Now, if you want a good, quality website, you’re going to have to be willing to invest a little bit of money into it. The saying, “You get what you pay for,” has never been more true than with website development and design. That being said, you can find a good range of prices, from the cost-effective but still solid, to the premium websites that will cost a pretty penny. At Hook, we offer competitive pricing for our websites. We understand that a website shouldn’t cost the entirety of your marketing budget.
Check Out Their Reviews
One of the best ways to get a read on the quality of a web development provider is by reading their reviews. This will help you better understand whether or not the development team hits its mark when it comes to the expectations of their clients.
Smart Contractors Choose Hook Agency
At Hook Agency, we create SEO-friendly websites that are efficient and user-friendly. Project after project, we’re able to hit our marks with your clients because of our simple, proven process:
Identify Company & Business Goals – We send a brief questionnaire and will then talk through the most important success metrics for your website and how we can help you accomplish those goals. We’ll give you our honest opinion on whether or not we’re the right partner. If it’s not us, we’ll help you get to the best partner for your unique needs.
Agree to Scope of Work & Schedule Kickoff – We’ll make sure that we’re all on the same page about what the scope of your website project will look like and the timetable. Once everything is agreed upon, we’ll write up a proposal. Once it’s signed, we’ll get started!
Kickoff the Website Design Process – We have a super simple “4-Step Impact Discovery” process where we talk through your positioning, ideal customers, key differentiating features, and trust factors. We then get to work designing a completely custom website.
If you’re interested in a website that will help you rank higher on Google and get more leads, reach out to us today!