How to Hire (or Fire) Your Web Designer

Do you have a website that is not mobile friendly?

Not getting the search results you expected? The customers you need?

Your web designer made you a pretty site. But is it working for you the way it should?

If any of the statements above are true, then you are invited to attend ‘How to Hire (or Fire) Your Web Designer’ hosted by Haiku Web Services!

How to Hire (or Fire) Your Web Designer will be taught by Lia Kay Barrad, Haiku Web Services, Digital Marketing and SEO Expert who has been frustrated at seeing small businesses being ripped off by ‘so-called’ web designers who build pretty sites but not ones that bring you customers. She will share the 5 basic steps to learn should want to hire (or fire) your web designer and leave with list of questions to ask them (with the right answers). 

Please bring your computer (or mobile device). This workshop is part lecture and part lab. At the end of the day you will know what to do, what to say and have a clear plan for website success.


The Satellite Santa Cruz, 325 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062. In between Ocean Ave. and Dakota Ave. There is free parking for those attending the event.


9 AM – 10:30 AM, with additional lab time until 12 noon in the Conference Room


Friday May 12, 2017


$15 for Satellite members, $45 for non-members

Space is limited to 12 small business participants. 

(If you are a web or marketing pro, we want to talk with you to help upgrade your skills, but please let this class be for business owners only)

RSVP by calling 831-588-2470 or email Be sure to let Lia know the type of business, your url, and your concerns so she can customize the class to your needs.

How to hire or fire your web designer

Poster designed by Angelisa Candler, Community Manager at The Satellite Santa Cruz