a resource for creating a
Here are some free tools to get you started:
And design principles:
Clearn Intent - Show and share your purpose
Meaningful Content - Helpful and direct
Intuitive Navigation - Keep it simple
Cohesive Design - Less is more
If you hire a designer, consider the following:
What is a good first step?
Squarespace is easy to use, comes at a reasonable price and has some of the best looking designs. There are other options, but we think Squarespace is the best for simple websites.
Should I build it myself?
If you are willing to invest the time and effort, it may be worth trying to build yourself. Otherwise, investing in a professional designer can make all the difference in speed and quality.
What are the costs?
Each website requires a Squarespace subscription to go-live (see rates), a domain (free for first year if purchased through Squarespace) and you may have a designer fee if you hire someone to build.