Semi custom websites

If you’ve ever tried to fit your images and content into a website template, you know it can be difficult. It may have looked beautiful in the demo but when you add your content, it doesn’t feel quite right.


At the same time, full custom branding and web design, may sound like more than you’re ready to commit to.


Meet our Semi Custom Website Design.


We'll work together to understand your goals. Then we'll design a custom homepage for your website. For the interior pages, we'll start with a template, pulling it apart and putting it back together again to work with your content. We'll guide you through everything from gathering content to feedback to completing the website with personalized training.

"I honestly can not say enough about how amazing my experience has been with Jessica. Her communication was timely and she turned all of my ideas into reality. My expectations have far been exceeded."



Let's talk

Choose a time for us to have a short discovery call. We'll talk about your ideas, learn about what you do, and answer all your questions. Within 24 hours after our call, you’ll receive a detailed proposal, with the ability to click through to book.


pre-project planning

Once you’ve signed the agreement and paid a deposit, your spot on our calendar is reserved. You’ll receive our questionnaire that dives into what you offer, who your clients are and much more. Before your project start date, we’ll have a Strategy Session to review your content and create a plan for your new website.


Website design

We'll work through our 4 phase design process: inspiration & concepts; website structure & homepage design; interior page design; seo, launch, & training. In between each phase, you’ll get a chance to provide feedback.



After your website design is complete, we're still here for you. We include 30 days of support via email for any last minute questions, or to request additional video tutorials. We’re also happy to jump on a wrap-up video call, if you’d like.

"I've worked with Jess on many projects. The knowledge base, customer service, attention to detail, incredible design ethic, and professionalism has helped me to grow my business into an international brand."



Semi Custom Web Design

With our Semi Custom process, we work through 4 phases of our project. We take time to hear your thoughts in between, and do revisions as needed. We're available to hop on a screenshare session, to make sure we get everything just right.

01Inspiration & Concepts
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After we've had our Strategy Session, we'll review all your content, brand assessment, and our call notes. Next, we'll create a mockup of your custom homepage design.

02Website Structure & homepage
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Once approved, we'll implement the custom website homepage, navigation, header and footer. We'll pause for your input and make tweaks needed so that you love the look.

03Interior Page Design
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In phase 3, we'll create the interior pages that we decided upon in your Strategy Session, adding your content, and customizing the design of each section.

04SEO, Launch & Training
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After a final review, it's time to launch! At this time we'll also take care of onsite SEO, and train you how to use your website. Training is personalized for your needs.

What is included

1 hour Strategy Session


Fully custom homepage design


Support throughout the planning process, including working through our Brand Assessment, and choosing your website platform & base template


Up to 8 pages of design customization


Signature 4 phase design process, which includes feedback at the end of each phase, with the option of screenshare video meeting feedback sessions


Light SEO


Personalized website training


30 days post-project follow-up and support


Optional wrap up video call to review training & answer your questions


My website is easy to navigate, beautiful and I am booking more high end clients because of it! I highly recommend Jessie to anyone looking for a gorgeous site and a seamless process!



questions & answers

What is the cost?


Our rate for Semi Custom Website Design is one payment of *$2995 or three payments of $1025.


*Our rate will be increasing to $3500 for any projects booked after December 31. If you book a 2024 project prior, we'll honor 2023 pricing.


How can I prepare for our project?


You don't need to do anything before booking, and once you are on our calendar we'll guide you through our questionnaire and gathering content. We also include a Strategy Session, where review everything, and create a plan to design a strategic website for your business.

How long does the process take?


Our process takes 6 weeks. To keep the project moving, we request feedback from you within 3 days, and to have all the prep work and content submitted to us 1 week before your project start date.



When is your next opening?


Typically, our next opening is 4-6 weeks from our consult. This gives you time to work on pre-project planning before our kickoff. During the planning phase, we're still here to help you.

"I honestly can not say enough about how amazing my experience has been. My new website looks amazing. The communication was timely and she turned all of my ideas into reality. My expectations have far been exceeded."



let's chat

Choose a time for a 15 minute call, either via video or phone. I'll answer all your questions, and we'll see if we're a good fit to work together.

If you don't see a time & date that works for you, send us a note and we'll coordinate a time to talk..

we celebrate diversity

Regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religion, or any other characteristic, we welcome clients from all backgrounds. We are committed to providing an outstanding experience to all of our clients, and to building long-lasting relationships based on trust and mutual respect. We believe our differences make us stronger.


get in touch

Based in Northern Virginia

(Washington DC area)


Serving clients throughout the United States, Canada and beyond.