I'm on the phone constantly with people asking about 'web design' and the main thing I hear is "I just don't have the time and don't understand how to do it. I know I need a new site but literally have no idea where to begin." And I remember what that used to feel like. But now, 7 years after building my first website, I love those words because to me it sounds like, "Robbie, I've got this huge headache and you have the power to take it away." The best part is after I deliver the site and I get the "Oh my gosh! I love it! People are buying! People are booking!" and the headache has now become a huge asset.
Let's take it from the top: what goes into a website? Honestly, the biggest resource that's expended in making or changing or upkeeping your website is time. For my clients, that's time they can't get back that could've been spent doing their work, skiing with their friends, going bouldering late at night, away from their computers on vacation, winding down from a long stressful day, hanging out with their spouse, cooking something delicious for themselves.
Skills wise, you'd have to learn quite a bit just to get started making your own site. That's why giving it to someone else to figure out is the biggest relief. What really makes the difference is those awesome moments where my client texts me and says, "hey we were hoping in the next few days you could change x to do y" and I reply, "done how does it look?" and they go, "AH you're the best! thank you!" all within 2 real life minutes.
What are some questions that we answer on the phone together:
Most people just want to do their job. They don't want to learn web design or understand the backend of marketing funnels or curate online client journeys - and I get it. But I actually like that stuff. I do this for fun. This gets me stoked. My poor wife has to see every single change I make to my client's sites because I'm excited about how great they are. Seriously, give me your problems and I'll gladly pour my heart into making it something that works exceptionally better than what you currently have. You won't regret it - you'll only wonder why you didn't pull the trigger sooner. Sound fair?
Seriously, give me your problems and I'll gladly pour my heart into making it something that works exceptionally better than what you currently have.
I could throw words like "search engine optimization" and "back linking" and "powerful content management systems" and "scroll triggered lottie file animations" and you'd just be annoyed. Instead this site is about YOU. Yeah the site with my name on it: it's about you. And when we build YOUR site, it's not for YOU; it's for your visitor. So I work with you to make that experience as pleasant and easy and impressive and memorable and friction free for them as possible.
We want them on your site to book that appointment, or to buy those earrings, or to send you that email, or to get directions to your store, or whatever it is! So it can't be cookie cutter. It has to be curated with your end user (your customer) in mind. When you think that way, website's work. Not only that, but you're compelled to make it beautiful and fast and in the end, you make the most money. This is because you spend the most time doing what YOU want to do, your actual job, while the site does its job. Finally you have a beautiful website that makes a lot of money.
I hope that makes sense. I've made so many sites at this point that for me i'm no longer thinking about "how do we integrate that function?" but rather, "what's going to get my client the most time back?" So, when you're ready to give me your problems, reach out, email me, message me on facebook, anything.
Here are a few sites currently way outperforming what the owners ever thought possible:
"...now, I can actually work when I want to and don't have to say yes to everything. Sometimes I can just leave early and let the girls pack up because I know when my next appointments are and how much I'm making from each one" "....less jobs overall, but they're much higher paying jobs..." "my bank account has never looked this good"
"...OH MY GOSH THANK YOU!! I love it! Now I feel like I can get into that 'high end' work I've been wanting to for so long!..." "... I am so glad to be paying you to be there to fix every little problem so I'm not the one worrying about it..."
"...I've had sooooooooo many people tell me they found us on the site and that it's beautiful and I've had so many called about ordering off of it (literally had a $5000 sale!)..." "$25k/month minimums just through site"
"...wow this is definitely the best envision site I have ever seen!..." "...finally I'm not embarrassed to send people to our site anymore..."
"Hasn't even been a full 24hrs since posting my site and I've had 5 people reach out to schedule shoots!!" "...I could literally cry this is so good!!..." "ah how are you so fast!..."
"...geeze man I can't thank you enough. Finally the site actually reflects what we really want to do..." "...I'm literally getting swamped out here now haha I guess that's a good thing..."
When you're ready to change the way you do business, schedule a call or reach out to me via this site or social.