Welcome to

HootFly


The Solver of Problems and The Champion of Small Businesses


PROBLEMS We Solve


I need a new website

My website is ugly

My website doesn't work!

Help me manage my site!


SERVICES We Offer


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HootFly specializes in web design and development for entrepreneurs, start ups, small businesses, and sole proprietors. Whether your business needs a brand new site or a revamp of an existing site, we can help!

Our goal is to deliver a clean and easy-to-use website in a minimum amount of time. We start with a template and customize it to fit your needs - saves you both time and money.

If you're interested in building your own WordPress site, but you need some guidance, we offer a two-hour WordPress setup package. This is where we help you install WordPress, setup hosting and email, select a theme, and go over the basics of how WordPress works. Contact us if you're interested in this option.


Technologies We Use


  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Bootstrap
  • PHP and mySQL
  • WordPress
  • WordPress Setup
  • jQuery

Design Process We Follow


  • 1

    Step 1 - Qualifying

    Brief questionnaire to confirm that HootFly is a good match for you; often takes place prior to scheduling the first meeting.

  • 2

    Step 2 - Discovery

    Meeting (preferably in person) to discuss your needs in detail and discover your basic requirements. The Discovery Questionnaire guides us through the necessary questions.

  • 3

    Step 3 - Quote and Contract

    Based on the information gathered by this point, HootFly gives you a quote/contract. Once you approve the quote and pay your initial deposit, the fun begins!

  • 4

    Step 4 - Prototype Phase

    Prototyping your website with wireframes. You are presented with about 3 prototypes, and after a round of revisions, you approve one.

  • 5

    Step 5 - Design Phase

    Next we move on to the design. Now we add some images and placeholder text and flush out the functionality. You get about 3 designs to choose from, and after a round of revisions, you approve one.

  • 6

    Step 6 - Development Phase

    The website truly starts to take shape here! We take the design and add in your content. Another round of revisions and adjustments and we have our final product!

  • 7

    Step 7 - Testing Phase

    The last phase of the actual website development is testing your site against different browsers and devices to verify it handles as it should. One last approval and your site goes live!

  • 8

    Step 8 - Support and Maintenance

    You may have content changes and small adjustments to make over time. HootFly offers a monthly retainer or an hourly rate.