Custom website design

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"Good website design is like a conversation. It allows users to interact effortlessly and find what they need."

In today’s online world, where first impressions are formed within seconds, the design of your website holds immense power. It serves as the face of your brand, conveying its values, personality, and credibility. A well-crafted website design goes beyond aesthetics; it is the key to creating a positive user experience, fostering trust, and engaging visitors in a meaningful way.

Your website is your best employee and should be working harder than you do! How well is your website serving you?

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Why is a kickarse website important to the success of your business?

first impressions matter

You only have seconds to make an impression on your website. A poorly designed or outdated website can drive potential customers away before they even have a chance to learn about your business.

user experience

A great website is easy to navigate and is designed with the user in mind. We’ve all visited websites that are frustrating to use. You don’t return to them do you? Don’t be like them. Keep your customers coming back with a streamlined and top notch user experience.

search engine optimisation

A professionally designed website can help improve your search engine rankings. Search engines such as Google favour websites that are well-designed, easy to navigate, lightening fast and have high-quality content. PS: Google also loves WordPress sites!

Professional branding

A website is a reflection of your brand. What is your current website conveying? A professionally designed website will make you stand out from the marketplace and communicate your unique brand message and personality.

Competitive advantage

With so many online brands, it is essential to have a website which gives you an advantage. A professional website establishes a strong online presence and makes you a preferred choice over your competitors.

"A well-designed website is the bridge that connects your brand to the world."

Signature custom website package

Congratulations on taking this step to launch your new website. My websites are designed with best practice SEO, they’re mobile and tablet friendly and are optimised to be lightening fast. My signature custom website package is perfect for services based business ready to elevate their online presence. Need a smaller site or e-comm site? Ask about my One Page website package or see my list of add-ons.

  • Consultation Call – to get clear on your website goals & direction
  • Strategy Questionnaire
  • Best practice backend set up for a high performing website
  • Custom WordPress website design and build (6 pages)
  • Blog design and build (3 blogs, collection page + template)
  • 404-page build – to redirect your visitors if accessing a broken link
  • Coming Soon page – capture your visitors while we build the site
  • Privacy Policy page – required if your website as a contact form
  • Testing across devices – ensure you site looks good on mobile & tablet
  • Google analytics set up and integration
  • SEO best practices (plugin installation and setup, compressing images, alt tags etc) – ensure your site is set up for optimal SEO
  • Google Search Console set up & submission – so google starts indexing
  • Facebook Pixel installation (if required) – for FB ads tracking
  • Instagram feed integration – add more ways to connect on your site
  • Newsletter sign-up form – connect to your email marketing app
  • Two rounds of design amendments – so that we get it just right
  • Video training manual covering basic updates – learn to use your site
  • Access to premium agency-level plugins and themes for 1 year
  • Website mockup video and static image to share upon launch
  • 1 year hosting with Cloudways or Siteground
  • Two weeks tech support post go live – for minor tweaks or fixes
  • Website maintenance plan (3 months) – security, updates, backups – I’ll look after your site for you after we launch
  • Add extra pages
  • Add a shop with Woo Commerce 
  • Coaching call
  • Visual identity & branding design
  • Copywriting
  • Email set-up
  • Domain name registration
  • Email hosting and set up
  • Custom font licences or paid stock imagery

Frequently asked questions

This is an excellent question. As this is a collaborative process, it’s important that we are aligned in values, communication and style. I recommend visiting my portfolio to get a feel for my design aesthetic. You can also find out more and get to see behind the scenes on my instagram account. Finally, feel free to book a discovery call so we can chat about your project needs before you make a decision.

Yes! Your website will be designed with a drag and drop builder, meaning making edits is super easy. I’ll also provide training videos so you feel confident to make edits.

In general, website packages take between 4-8 weeks, depending on the package that you book.

Of course. Each website is structured so that you can build on more pages as your business grows.

  • From here you can book a discovery call so we can get to know each other and discuss all of your requirements.
  • I’ll send you a proposal and contract for you to accept and sign. You’ll then need to pay the 50% deposit to lock in the job.
  • I will send you a welcome kit which outlines everything you need to know about working with me plus our project timeline.
  • I get started on my research and exploration. I’ll design the home page, header and footer first for you to approve the style of the site.
  • From here I’ll design the rest of your website pages and send to you for edits as each one is ready.
  • Once you have approved the whole site and paid the final invoice, I will point your domain to our hosting or migrate the site to your hosting
  • Pop the champagne! Once I have given you the keys to your site, I’ll ensure you have training videos and owners manual to guide you. You’ll also have 1 month of email support.

Kind words from happy clients

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I'm so proud of the website I now have out in the world

“I recently worked with Heidi on a website redesign and I cannot recommend her enough. The whole process was fun and easy from start to finish, she was super efficient, always keeping me updated with where the project was at. Heidi happily held my hand through the tech stuff I had previously felt overwhelmed by, and created a stunning website that really captures the essence of my business in a fun, practical and beautiful way. I’m so proud of the website I now have out in the world, attracting and serving my ideal clients. Thanks again Heidi, you’re the best!”

Heidi Talic – HEIDI TALIC PHOTOGRAPHY