Minneapolis Web Design
Your website does more than represent your Twin Cities Business. Most of the time it’s the first impression people will have of your company, brand and reputation. Gasman Design based in South Minneapolis specializes in developing professional looking WordPress websites for local businesses that help them attract customers.
We help mold your online reputation, improve user experience and optimize your site which drives results.
Above all, your website speaks to your business 24/7 – everyday, all day. It’s a very important extension of your business and needs to be a critical factor in your marketing budget. You need more than a “Minneapolis Web Designer” — you need a web partner who understands all aspects of the online world, how search engines work and how to design for better user experience.
Building trust with a website
The importance of a website for creating trust is a big factor in converting a web surfer into a customer. Therefore, small businesses without a website seem less credible and puts your business at a disadvantage against your competitors.
In other words, the days of not spending money on your website design, on-site SEO, social media pages and reputation management are fading.
How does your website help you create trust?
It allows consumers to see and read what your business is about. In addition to showcasing your products or services, it’s your online platform to tell web users who you are, what you do and the mission of your company.
By sharing your knowledge you help consumers answer their questions, solve a problem or fulfill a need.
Building credibility in your local market is how you establish long-lasting customer relationships. After that, you want to ask your customers to review your business on Google, Yelp or other relevant rating sites based on your industry.
Similarly, ask your clients to share your products or services on their social media platforms to spread the word about your business.
In conclusion, a combination of a professionally designed website, well written content and trust will build your online audience.
Why small businesses need professionally designed websites
- Customers search for local businesses with their mobile devices, tablets and computers.
- Build trust and credibility by sharing your knowledge online.
- Be found by consumers around your area searching for products or services.
- Most small business sites are lacking design, quality content, and SEO.
What makes a great website in 2019?
It’s all about the user journey and their experience with your brand (website). Gasman Design helps you create the best possible website to attract local customers to your business. Local businesses more than ever need to have a professional looking site that is user-friendly, full of good information and responsive to all the different devices and screen sizes in today’s market.
- Great looking interface (photos & design).
- Easy to use and navigate (menus, buttons, call to actions).
- On-site optimization (Titles, H1 tags, ALT tags, Meta Descriptions).
- Fresh and relevant content (Blog post, new pages, updated information).
- Give answers to users problems and their needs.
Minneapolis Web Design Services
We help local business with web design, development, and optimization with over 20 years of experience working with clients in MLPS and beyond.
Specializing in custom WordPress web designs and effective online strategies. Our mission is to help clients meet their online goals.
From responsive WordPress web development to local search engine optimization in the Twin Cities, we have the depth of knowledge to get the job done.
Our Web Design Process
We ask questions about your business, do market research and layout a creative strategy for your online presence.
Throughout our process we work on your specific site goals and help you define your business.
One tool we use is SWOT analysis (learn more)
Designing websites is our bread and butter. Over the last 10 years we’ve helped over 60 business with their websites. Over those years we’ve developed a streamlined process that helps us design websites based on strategy that helps engage your online audience. Hence, converting them into customers or clients and hopefully long-lastly ones at that. See out profolio
Custom Web Development
We meticulously develop adaptable, responsive websites that are simple to update (CMS) and customized for each client’s specific needs. Additionally, we’ve helped our clients with add-on plugins to streamline content updates, users roles, automation, and more.
Research Local Keywords and Strategy
Understanding what users in your area are searching for is critical to your online business. You must give them the answers to their search queries and solve their problems. We work with your to come up with a keyword strategy for your business and industry.
I use Moz Pro Tools to do my keyword research, you can even track your competitors keywords.
Content Creation (Content is King!)
Most of our clients create their own content, but we can help shape it for you for better SEO. If needed we partner with local Twin Cities copywriters to write effective website copy for search engine optimization.
We continue to work with our clients post-launch on digital marketing efforts, web design changes, development improvements, or simply keeping their website up-to-date with the latest browser and security updates.
We set all our websites up with Google Analytics for tracking all your users/traffic, Google Webmaster Tools to optimize your site and Yoast SEO to help with on-site optimization (i.e. Titles, H1 Tags, Meta Descriptions, ALT Tags and XML sitemaps).
Lastly we submit your website to Google, Bing, Yahoo and other search engines to re-crawl and index your new site.
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