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My websites are like an iceberg. What you see, what lies above the waterline, is only a small percent of the whole.  What distinguishes my design process is the part below the surface. The research, analysis, and strategy that can make the difference between 6 hits a day and 600, between 3% repeat visitors and 30%.  The visual appeal of the websites I create are only the tip of the iceberg.

Discovery 1: Site Owners

Discovery 1: Site Owners

Focusing on the site owner(s), I discover and define goals for the website, what the owner wants to accomplish through his or her online presence.

Discovery 2: Site Users

Discovery 2: Site Users

Through traffic analysis, surveys, interviews, and research, I explore and define site user groups. I look at what these groups are looking for and how the site can engage them in the site owner’s goals.

Funtionality

Funtionality

Site functionality to accomplish the intersection of owner’s and users’ goals are are developed and integrated into the site’s backend.

Information Architecture

Information Architecture

Information flow is designed to fit the woven needs of users and owner, including navigation elements and content/function blocking

Layout Cohesion

Layout Cohesion

Content, images, and graphic elements are developed in logical and user-friendly layouts.

Protection & Sustainability

Protection & Sustainability

Backup, site security, and SEO (search engine optimization) services are implemented. Site owner is provided custom User and Style guides.

Testing & Training

Testing & Training

The site is tested, debugged and any contracted site owner training is accomplished.

Although I’ve been creating sites as a volunteer for non-profits and for friends/family for many years, I’ve just recently decided to design professionally.

As I build my reputation, prices are super low.

portfolio-building rates

Existing Site Report & Recommendations Study site and provide report on recommended changes

$95

Starting atIncludes:

Examining site traffic

Interviewing owner about needs

Reviewing site for content, visuals, functions, information flow, and purpose.

Detailed written report with recommendations for site improvement.

Create or Re-work Small Site RESEARCH, STRATEGIZE & APPLY UX DESIGN TO SMALL SITE

$550

Starting atUp to 5 pages.

Includes:

Social sharing integration

email contact form(s)

Backup and security

User Guide and Style Guide

Larger Site Re-Make or Creation RESEARCH, STRATEGIZE & APPLY UX DESIGN TO larger site

$900+

Starting atIncludes:

Social sharing integration

email contact form(s)

SEO

Backup and security

Other functions as defined in the discovery phase

User Guide and Style Guide

What my clients have to say…

“What Cindy at Dyson UXDesign has done with our website is nothing short of amazing. Because she took the time to research and help us think in new ways about who we are and what we do, we now have a site that reflects a strong brand plus a unique voice and presence that sets us apart in the marketplace, with innovative, value-added features to keep our users coming back. What an incredible makeover! It’s a joy to work with someone whose passion and vision shine through in everything she does. Without hesitation, I recommend Dyson UXDesign!”

Deb Vanasse, owner of small press -- Running Fox Books

“My author site is transformed thanks to Cindy. It’s now a vibrant presence, a place where I’m proud to send readers. Thanks to her smart, creative work, users now have reasons not just to visit, but to stay and to share the content. As soon as the site went live – before I’d even announced it to anyone – the praise began rolling in. Now I have a site and a brand to be proud of, without having to spend tons of time on keeping it updated.”

Author Deb Vanasse