Non-techie guide to hiring web builders for business owners

A guide of what to know and what to ask
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2,073 students
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How to hire designers and developers to create sites and the questions to ask


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The Non-techie guide to hiring web builders for business owners assists non-techies to define, develop and maintain a web presence with the help of a designer/developer even if you have a struggling existing site. Broken into easy to follow sections, this guide takes you step-by-step through the process of launching a successful website.

Who this course is for:

  • Small business owners, entrepreneurs

Course content

1 section8 lectures35m total length
  • Introduction
  • Where you are right now
  • What you want to do
  • What do you want to tell people
  • What do you want it to look like
  • What is it worth to you
  • How do you want to maintain it
  • Wrapping it all up


User Experience Designer, Professor and Manager
David Lumerman
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 4 Reviews
  • 2,073 Students
  • 1 Course

As user experience designer, developer and UX practitioner for over 20 years, I have developed applications, sites and game experiences for Uproar Games (Family Feud, To Tell the Truth), Collier's Encyclopedia, and New York Life.

I have a Masters Degree in Human Factors from Rensselaer Polytechnic (RPI), and teach multiple courses at Brandeis University in User Interface Design and User Centered Design (UCD) Management within the UCD practitioner track and developer track of courses.