How to know when you're ready for a new website

Your website is the face of your music - so you want it to look nice, right?

Take this questionnaire to find out if it's time for a redesign! Make sure to keep track of your points as you go.


Does your current website pass Google's mobile friendly test?
(Note: Google now features mobile friendly sites higher in search results. Take the test here.) 

Score: Yes • 0 / No • 1


Does your current website have outdated content or pictures?

Score: Yes • 1 / No • 0


Is your current site easy to navigate?

Score: Yes • 0 / No • 1


Does your current site have a CTA (call to action)?

Score: Yes • 0 / No • 1


Does your current site feature what you do best? (music, tour dates, etc.)

Score: Yes • 0 / No • 1


Do you have a new album coming out soon?

Score: Yes • 1 / No • 0


Do you know how to make simple edits to your own site content?

Score: Yes • 0 / No • 1


Are you happy with your current site?

Score: Yes • 0 / No • 1


Are you ready for a new website?

6-8 Points: YES!
Chances are, your website is outdated and you're ready for something new. Lucky for you, I can help... find a solution here!

3-5 Points: Maybe so
Your website works, but it's not doing you any favors. If you're interested in recreating your site, check this out. If you'd rather just do a few things to up your online game, I've got a few ideas for you.

0-2 Points: Probably not
Keep up the good work... check out these tricks and see what you think.


The next Brand Your Band workshops are set for June 11 and 13 in Nashville. Right now (May 14-20) we're hosting a giveaway for a chance to win a free spot... don't miss out!

Katherine Forbes

Nashville, TN