7 things you need to build a website

7 things you need to build a website

7 things you need to build a website, for any new website or even a redesign of your existing site, you need to have these 7 things to make a complete website design.

To generate interest in your site the content must be refreshing and laid out in a manner to make the user quickly find what they are looking for and a clear call to action on what you have to offer.

When considering the parameters to build a website you must have an objective in promoting your site, is it sell, grab attention and leads or purely an information source.

If it is to sell then you may add an 8th thing you need an e-commerce facility for your products and how you plan to take the item to market, if by virtual download, or by shipping and costs and most importantly method of payment.


7 things you need to build a website gather these before you consider a website design.

  1. Domain Name
  2. Content – information you want to publish
  3. Presentation format – single page or multiple page brochure
  4. Contact details: email, phone, location map
  5. Posts or press releases regularly
  6. Social Media links
  7. Website Hosting
    Or 8th if e-Commerce content required

Finally, its always a good idea to have in mind a budget price, covering the website design, also beneficial if you make an additional allowance for ongoing development and maintenance of your website. (check out maintenance packages)

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7 things you need to build a website