“Do we own our website?”
It seems like the answer to this question should be obvious, but we have consistently found that small business owners do need to ask this question. Unfortunately, if the website was built by a typical web design company, they may be surprised to find that the answer is “no”.
Case in Point: We recently worked with a client who was disappointed (even horrified!) to find that they did not own any of the text, photos, or illustrations on their websites. Even worse, they found that the web design firm had snuck in its own advertising
To help others avoid this bad surprise, our geek team came up with a short list of questions every small business should ask their website designer: