Do you want the best possible Web site for your needs and budget? We literally wrote the book!
SKDesigns has created stunning, invitingly user-friendly, fast-loading, standards-compliant Web sites since 1996. SKDesigns stands out from the competition by consistently going above and beyond client expectations throughout our work together. Below is what you'll find working with SKDesigns.
- Personal Service
SKDesigns is a small company that prides itself in personal service to our clients. We listen carefully to your needs, making recommendations based on your requirements and budget. After project completion we can continue to provide personal attention, whether it's updating your site, answering questions about your own updating, or assisting you in other ways to help keep your site fresh and strong.
SKDesigns has been in business since 1996. During that time we've created countless Web sites for a wide range of businesses, non-profit organizations, and individuals. SKDesigns' owner, Shirley Kaiser, has also been highly active in the Web site design community since 1995 and stays well informed to ensure that our clients get the best possible Web site. After all, we literally wrote the book! See samples of our work via our Portfolio section: Client Web Site Design Projects and our Independent Web Site Design Projects.
SKDesigns' owner, Shirley Kaiser, is an industry expert in Web site design and development. Shirley has written dozens of tutorials and articles related to Web site design and development, she's been a contributing author on HTML and DHTML for Course Technology, provides technical editing and reviewing and expert reviewing for well-known industry publishers, and more. See our Portfolio section for more details.
- Uncompromised Dedication to People Who Use Web Sites
SKDesigns creates Web sites that are user-centered, making sure each Web site works flawlessly and exceeds your visitors' expectations.
- Budget-conscious, Fair, Honest
SKDesigns is used to working within an individual's or company's budget. Let us know your budget and we'll provide the best possible Web site, redesign, or other work within those needs. We'll be forthright with you about what is truly necessary and what isn't. There are no hidden fees or surprises -- all our work together is spelled out in a written contract that we all sign and agree to before anything is done.
- Reliable, Dependable, and On Time
SKDesigns prides itself in meeting or beating our contract deadlines and time commitments to our clients.
- Available, Keeping our Clients Informed
Being in touch with our clients is important to us. SKDesigns is readily available by phone, e-mail, or in person to discuss site-related needs. We keep our clients regularly informed about our work together, usually by e-mail, and we provide private site review areas for our clients.
- Quality, Attention to Detail
The quality and attention to details is unsurpassed, whether visually on the page or in the behind-the-scenes markup and code. Pages and images are optimized to load quickly while remaining visually stunning. See samples of our Independent Web Site Design Projects and our Web Site Design Clients.
- Standards-compliant, Accessible, Wide-range Browser Support
SKDesigns is an expert in standards-compliant, accessible sites that work well in a wide range of browsers and alternative devices. We can also create sites that are compliant with U.S. Section 508 accessibility guidelines or other guidelines to suit your needs. SKDesigns' owner, Shirley Kaiser, has also served on the Steering Committee for the Web Standards Project, a highly influential group that promotes Web standards, educating and consulting with businesses, individuals, and software makers on the benefits of using W3C Recommendations and Web standards.
- Search Engine Friendly, Optimized Approach
Site design and development that is optimized for search engines and directories is a natural part of creating widely accessible sites and is part of our expertise. We also have experience working with SEO experts and SEO copywriters to help you maximize your search engine and directories rankings, including Jill Whalen of High Rankings and Heather Lloyd-Martin of SuccessWorks.
- Professional and Personal Service, Delighted clients
Personal service, attention, reliability, and fairness are important ingredients in delighting our clients. Most of our new work is the result of recommendations from our colleagues and our many delighted clients.
SKDesigns can make a positive difference for your next project. We'd love to hear from you about your Web site needs.