One: In a Nutshell
provide an accurate estimate for your site we need to discuss:
The highpoints you would like to cover with your site. This will
help determine the content, and the number of different titled pages that will
be on your site. Another consideration is the amount of photographs required
for each page, more than ten on a page can really slow download time.
color preferences, any theme ideas, and a general layout.
You can get some pretty good ideas of what you might like to include on your
website by Viewing
Websites I have created.
3. You must have a home page
account that provides 5 Megabytes of space for your website. Your Internet Service
Provider (ISP) must support Microsoft Front Page and Uploading data via FTP. You
will need to contact
your ISP for their FTP Upload Protocol, which is your Host
name/Address, your User ID, your Password and what your URL
(website address) will be. This information will allow me to
upload your site. A simple phone call from you to your ISP will
quickly gather all the information we need.
you wish to have a domain name and/or need a host for your site
www.godaddy.com will be able to
5. At this time I will provide an estimated cost to you.
Pretty painless so far, eh?
You will provide all written text including any URL addresses to
be used as links within your text. All graphics,
photographs, or other scanned images can be sent to: email@example.com in an electronic format, either
as a jpeg
or gif. Text may be sent either in Microsoft Word or with email. If
you feel you are unable to scan photos clearly or do not have a scanner
available scanning can be done by Rumford Web Design on a per/hour
At this time we will provide a final cost to you and if you agree
we require payment in full.
Three: Creating your Design and getting the OK from you.
Rumford Web Design will create your home page
(first page of website) for your review and load it to our temporary site.
With your approval, Rumford Web Design
will finish the rest of the pages of your site in a similiar manner.
Rumford Web Design will preview all your pages in Netscape and
Internet Explorer, which will minimize user viewing problems.
You like it, so now what is next?
You review your site and if required
final changes will be made.
Rumford Web Design will load your
files to your web browser and if you wish send you a disk with your files.
We submit your site to Open Directory which
partners with search engines like AOL
Search, Google, Netscape
Search, Yahoo Search, as well as hundreds
of other sites so people will find your site.