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Web Design In A Recession – How To Survive

Design TrainingWe are currently in what is possibly the worst economic crisis in history. Web design companies and web designers are almost certainly wondering if they are safe or not.

This all comes down to one question. Will companies spend money on web design? The answer is :

In the short run: they will spend less In the long run: they will spend moreMy reasoning is based on my years of experience as a business owner and on my interpretation of the existing marketplace. You can download free Stock Photography from this site.

People are uneasy at the moment. They listen to all the downbeat news and thus they are withdrawing from their expenditures and waiting to see what happens.

At this point you’re probably wondering what this has to do with web design. Well, for quite a few months of the recession, you will notice a slowing down in the web design business. Companies are worried, too.

So, what should you do as a web design company owner or a freelance web Design Training?

You sell cheap!

Instead of offering out of budget quote for web design jobs, offer more cost-effective web design packages.
You can easily do this by employing a blog as a base and then influence a pre-made web template that you would modify. With this type of package, you can offer customers the functionality found in a blog/CMS with an attractive website layout for just a fraction of the cost. It will take much less time for you to launch the website.
In the long run

I think that once the preliminary upset of the recession passes, companies will once again start to look at economical ways to obtaining new customers and to reduce the cost. The web is ideal for this so this is where they will turn.
Web Design Training companies and web designers will need to be able to offer some web marketing ability for the sites that are thinking of branding. The web design companies who are offering this will have a greater ability to attract new customers. Thus, understanding how Google Ad words can be used with a well established website is something interesting to look in. Also, you will need to have an improved grasp on dynamic web technologies like PHP and AJAX in order to attract new customers.


In conclusion, the present recession does not bring catastrophe for web Design Training companies but what it means however is that you will have to adapt to the current reality. For those who adapt, it can be a very advantageous time.

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March 31, 2009 - Posted by | Design Training, Stock Photography, Web Design | , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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