What To Consider When Hiring Your Web Agency?

Posted on 05 Feb 2014
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Picking a reliable ecommerce solutions company is often a challenging task. There are quite a few things to look out for. We have gathered a list of useful tips that will help you in making up your mind in choosing the best web design agencies. After all, you need to be careful – you are looking to encourage business, not ruin it with an incompetent web design firm.

Picking The Best Web Design Agency

Here's what we think you should consider when choosing a web design agency:

1. Check their website and look through their portfolio. Does the design quality suffice? Does it meet your requirements? Another tip is to look at the footer of the websites that the agency has created. Usually they put a link to the agency which completed the work.

2. You should also see who they have completed work for. Does the company have enough web design experience in your business sector?

3. Look for examples of mobile optimisation in their work. Nowadays, ecommerce websites must be optimised for mobile devices; otherwise there is a great chance of losing a significant number of potential customers.

4. Review their customer feedback on their website. Look out for variations in the structure and tone. If they all look similar, they might be fabricated.

5. Find out whether their team has a wide range of skills and experience. Programmers and developers never do web design. For web design, you need both programmers and designers. A point of contact will make the communication among all of these specialists easier – Is this something they can provide?

6. Find out whether the website will be built on a content management system (CMS). Websites based on WordPress or other similar platforms allow for modifications to be done without going to a web agency and paying them for such a service.

7. If you need a particular functionality such as an ecommerce solution that is not on the web agency's site, will they have the know-how in that particular area?

8. Will you get follow-up support once your website goes live? Do they offer maintenance or support services?

9. Are they experienced in search engine optimisation (SEO), online marketing, and social media integration? Your website content and design should be aimed towards your target audience. A pretty website will not mean anything if it cannot be found on Google or social media networks.

10. Can you reach the web agency easily? Do they respond to emails, do you like the tone they are using? Since you will be working together while creating a website, you need to choose reliable and trustworthy partners for this goal.

Experienced Web Design Service Providers At Advansys

At Advansys we strive to provide our customers with the top web services. With over 10 years of experience in web design and ecommerce solutions, we are an award-winning web agency. Our friendly team of experienced consultants and ecommerce experts will become reliable partners in designing, developing, and optimising your website.

For more information on web design at Advansys, call 0845 838 2700 or email sales@advansys.com

We’re always happy to help and can help you take your business in the right direction.

You are always welcome to visit us in our Wokingham office or you can also call us on 0118 380 0201 and drop us a message via our the website.

We'd love to show you how you can get more web traffic and leads, increase your online sales, provide better customer service & grow online.

Call us

0118 380 0201

Find us

4 Millars Brook

Molly Millars Lane



RG41 2AD

United Kingdom

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