If you’ve been a WordPress freelancer for a while, then you probably already know that how a client project begins is a pretty good indicator of how it will end up. Starting out right is one of the most important things you can do to make a project successful.
A foundational part of starting right is understanding your clients needs. But clients often don’t know what they need or what information to provide—that’s not their job, it’s yours. So how do we make this process work right every time? A questionnaire.
A questionnaire is your secret weapon to ensure you ask the right question every time and your client gives you everything you need to exceed their expectations. Check out the article below how to create the ultimate WordPress client project questionnaire.
The best way to understand your clients’ needs and provide them with the best estimate possible is to ask lots of questions. These questions need to be specific and purposeful.
Asking the right questions will save you a lot of time and money— and it will make the project a smooth and enjoyable experience for both you and your client.
The best way to do this is to use a web design client questionnaire — a list of questions designed to open up the communication between you and your clients to discover exactly what they need from their website.
Use this web design client questionnaire guide in this article to learn how to create your own.
- The goal of your web design questionnaire is to open communication between you and your client o undertsand what they need from their site.
- A web design questionnaire will help you understand the requirements of your customer, their expectations for your work, their problems, asset, budget, timeline and so on.
- Understanding your client’s market will give you insight into what style components–such as typefaces, colors and images–to use on their site.
- The initial question in the questionnaire includes of all the standard info about the customer like their business with the correct spelling and punctuation, etc.
Read the full article: The ultimate web design client questionnaire: 2018 edition