The only way to win at the game of web design is to get your web designer involved any time there might need to be a design decision. That's right, any time. This will put you on an upward path to establishing your brand and having a business identity that prospects will recognize and trust. It is rare for a small business to care about their brand, but doing so will put your business two steps ahead of its competition.
Many firms will claim they are top of their game on web design, but you need to find a good web designer who can be a partner in your business and involve them in every design decision your business makes. This will allow you to start establishing your company’s brand and everything good that comes with it. This does not mean that the web firm you choose needs to actually be the one who designs each and every marketing piece, just keep them involved in the conversation.
As a business owner, it is critical to understand where you’re lacking expertise and where you need help. Just because you do not know something does not mean you have to be subpar at it. It just means you need to find someone that can help you with it and take your business farther.
Everything your company creates and represents should look great and work better than your competitors.