Web Design Questionnaire


General Questions

Comprehensive Web Design Checklist

Where did you hear about us?
Do you have a domain name? If so, what is it? If not, do you have ideas for one?
What is your company name? Do you want to use the entire name on the site, logo, and graphics?
Do you have special features in mind such as an e-commerce shopping cart, blog, RSS, forms with emails, newsletter signup, auto responders, advertising landing/call-to-action pages, etc.?

Marketing

Who is your intended audience? Are they regional, industry specific, company size specific, etc.?
Do you intend to provide a call to action - make a sale, call in to your office, fill out a form, etc?
Describe your ideal client and the specific attributes that we'll be targeting in the website.
Describe your ideal client and the specific attributes that we'll be targeting in the website.
What are your website expectations, main emphasis and primary goals - increased sales, increased leads, etc.? Please prioritize.
What separates your company from your competition and what do you expect will draw clients to the website?
How do you plan to market the website?
What company properties do you want to emphasize on the website? Please prioritize.

Identity

Do you already have a logo and other graphics to be used? If not, do you want to have one created?
Have you identified a tagline?
What keywords do you want to be found by in the search engines?

Layout

Please provide a list of websites that you like and don't like. Why do you or do you not like these sites?
Please provide a list of competitors websites.
Do you have ideas of the colors to be used, and colors you don't like? Please provide example sites.
Do you have an intended website screen size - 1024x768, 800x600, or stretch to the entire width of the screen?
If the site isn't the entire width of the screen do you have a preference for left or center alignment?
Do you have a horizontal or left-side vertical preference for the main navigation?
Please provide the main pages you need in the website.
Have you created the copy text for any of your pages?
Do you have existing business cards or other printed material we need to match?
Are you leaning towards custom drawn artwork or photographs?

Post-Contract

Once we start designing the website we'll need the following (Note that this information will be kept in strict confidence):