Grant Communications LLC provides MA Web Design for clients in MA, NH, FL, MI, CA, CT, RI.
MA Web Design • Internet Marketing • Web Site Design
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Web Design Methodology

Our process has streamlined both design and engineering for websites. This keeps costs low while improving performance dramtically.

Information Gathering

    • Initial meeting or conference call to determine site goals and strategy.
    • Site map review.
      • Engineering and database considerations. Shopping cart.
      • Forms for RFQs, Contact, Human Resources.
      • Web hosting and domain name review.
      • Maintenance discussions. Need for web-based content management system (CMS), vs. Adobe/Macromedia Contribute.
    • Importance for search engines to index your site.
    • Pricing to match your company budgets.
    • Leads to Estimate, then agreement.

    Moving Forward with Design


    • Submission of logo, photos, marketing standards.
      • If these do not exist, we may require additional time in developing a new corporate identity.
    • Submission of any current print materials.
    • Completion of our confidential questionairre and profile.
    • Completion of any needed Engineering Specifications for database applications
    • Search Engine documents completed.
    • FTP information to the web server, for file support verification.


    • Reviews all materials received.
    • Produces the most logical lowest level 'inner' content page for review. We prefer to 'live' with the proposed site and design long enough to really get a long term understanding. It takes calendar time to think and reflect about decisions. Typically two to three weeks solves most interface issues on a complex multi-level design; shorter time is needed for more simplistic sites.
    • 'Tweak' to client specifications. We'll be monitoring the time we have punched in-punched out on the project, so we can advise you if any issues are being seen with the design budget far in advance. No surprises.
    • Initial administrative interfaces available for client review for database applications development.


    • Approves the final design and interface.
    • At this time, final content is needed to correspond with the approved site map.


    • Site templates, libraries and includes built.
    • Site Pages and Corresponding GUI Elements Built and Checked.
    • Integrates all Text and Scans on Pages as Directed by Client.
    • Completes any outstanding items remaining on the Engineering Specifications sheet.


    • Reviews all pages. Provides edits to pages, prferably in batches.
    • Extensive Text Changes Provided as a New Electronic File. (Please be Advised That Extensive AA's (Author Alterations) usually incurs additional charges.


  • Final round of edits.
  • QC on any engineering components.
  • Final invoice cut and sent.
  • Upon Receipt of Final Payment, FTP's Files, Tests All Pages and Links
    • ODBC and secured certificates preset for database sites.
  • Cleanout of Job Ticket, All Requested Source Materials Returned.
  • Final Optimization for Search Engines on Home Page.
  • Submission of new sites to the major engines and directories that are free.
  • Schedule 6-week ranking report.
  • Project archived.

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