Top 10 Web Design / Web Designer Myths
  1. We’re computer nerds — not true at all. At Vivid Candi, we’re surfers and we have tons of friends everywhere.
  2. We’re genius’s — ok, sorta true! =)
  3. We hard code everything—  not true, we have many tools such as Dreamweaver to help us.
  4. Web Design is super complex — 50/50 true.
  5. Websites are expensive to build — true, it’s like building a house. They start at 5k typically and go up.
  6. Websites take forever to build — not true, a good web designer can build a site in 1-3 months.
  7. Websites are easy to build — not true, best to hire a professional instead of trying to do it yourself.
  8. Websites last forever — not true, technology is growing at a rate of 10 years every year. Your website should be redesigned and upgraded every 1-2 years.
  9. If you launch a website, you instantly will get tons of business — NOT TRUE unless you’re famous and have a demand for your brand. It takes years of hard work doing brilliant SEO to truly achieve success on the web.
  10. Websites can be made in 1 day — not true unless it’s a pile.