One of the biggest challenges that I face is dealing with extremely vague requests. Requests such as “I need a website” don’t tell me much and I strongly suggest that you take the time to think through what you require before approaching someone like me.
And here’s your incentive…
It will save you time and money. I charge more when faced with requests such as this because I need to factor in my time to clarify and define what is required, when often, it only requires a few hours of pre-planning. I regularly hear examples of projects where developers have quit midstream which saddens me greatly because it gives all of us a bad name.
However, in many instances this occurs due to misunderstandings and vague communication. I will not involve myself in projects that are likely to end this way!
Before engaging someone like me, sit down and carefully consider some or all of the following – if you’re finding it difficult to describe, often, providing an example of a site that has a similar look or functionality will help. Here’s some tips and pointers that may help you..
Having this information ready is going to help whoever you engage to help you with your web presence.
I can of course help you with any or all of these requirements to make your web presence a success. Please don’t hesitate to visit my contact page and let me know what you require.