The 10-Step Sirius Process

If you want a cookie cutter website you can find them elsewhere. Each Sirius Media website is hand crafted to tell your story in the most effective way possible. Our sites are finely tuned to engage your web visitors and convert them into customers. It’s both an art and a science. Here’s how we do it.
  1. The Interview

    We’ll meet in person or over the phone to learn about your business, your goals and gather information. You’ll learn about similar Sirius Media projects, and explore new possibilities. Ask questions — we’ll answer them! This in depth consultation and estimate is free to the customer.

  2. Get a Bid

    Bids are created in modules, so projects can be phased in as budgets allow. Work begins after the contract is signed and a 25% deposit is made. Once your deposit is made, your project is in production.

  3. Review and Research

    A look at your current site, analytics and your competition helps us know what has worked, what hasn’t and why.

  4. Dig into Design

    Can range from extensive custom design work with 3 layout options to choose from to selecting a standard WordPress theme to customize with colors and fonts. Includes information architecure and site mapping.

  5. Collect Content

    Gather information available and decide what needs to be written, which images are needed, or video to be recorded, based on site design and clients brands.

  6. Time to Review and Refine

    Each step has two rounds of review built into the estimate. Additional changes will be charged by the standard hourly rate.

  7. Interaction Maximization

    Now’s the time to add custom forms, private content, ecommerce elements.

  8. Going Beta

    Every site gets a run through to make sure it works on all modern browsers and mobile devices.

  9. Let’s Launch

    10, 9, 8….. we now have lift off!

  10. WordPress Training

    We believe in empowering our clients to use WordPress to maintain their websites and provide each client a Website Guide with step-by-step instructions on how to do simple site updates, including all the security information to maintain the site.