Design Partnership
“We are really pleased with the design process with Gutensite. We had some complex design needs given the fact that we are a multi-congregational church. Gutensite helped us strategize a layout that worked best for us and then walked us through the entire process from logo design to launch. And ...”

—Chris Hildebrand
Executive Pastor & Director of Church Planning

Gutensite is partnering with a select group of quality design firms who want to focus on design and other creative aspects of their business.

Design Partnership Overview

Gutensite is a CMS built for designers, a platform that empowers designers to build beautiful and powerful websites for their clients. And our design partnership program promotes you to our visitors and clients, improves your SEO, provides you with a robust platform that your clients will love and allows you to accept more work and serve a broader range of clients with simple or sophisticated technology need, without requiring you to hassle with developers, manage hosting, or provide ongoing customer support.

Gutensite will integrate with your design process and assist when your technical interests reach their limit, whether that means building out the HTML & CSS, integrating with the powerful functionality of our CMS, programming custom functionality for your clients, or helping your clients use the CMS to keep their site looking great for years to come.

And by partnering with Gutensite, you will create a supplementary flow of income from your clients’ monthly subscriptions, which will provide your agency with a long term, steady income stream.

How Gutensite Helps You Specifically

  • Free Advertising. Gutensite will promote your design agency to our visitors! These highly qualified leads are looking for someone to design them a website on the Gutensite platform. We will provide you with a profile page to showcase your company's portfolio, bio, contact information, typical costs, etc.
  • Revenue Sharing. Every month Gutensite will pay you 25% of the subscription revenue for each website you build on Gutensite's platform.
  • Platform Clients Love. We will provide your clients with a powerful CMS that they will love and a support ecosystem that will make website management blissful.
  • Technical Partner. We will be your tech partner, so that you can focus on design and let us handle the details of installs, customization, hosting, customer support, etc.
  • Improved SEO. From your company profile on our website, we will link back to your website which will increase your domain authority for SEO.
  • Top 10 Featured Design Partners. Every month we will select and promote the top ten designers whose work is of exceptional quality and who have a great customer satisfaction track record.
  • Featured Designs. Every time you launch a website you will have a chance to be recognized for your work. We will select individual website designs that are of exceptional quality and we will promote the design and the company who designed it.

25% Revenue Sharing

  • Gutensite will discount our normal hourly costs for custom work by 25% and also pay you 25% of the total monthly subscriptions paid by your clients for as long as they are on our platform.
  • The remaining revenue will cover the ongoing costs of hosting, customer service, and continued development to make the platform even better for you and your clients.
  • You will have an interface to view your clients, access their control panel, track your revenue history and payments due, etc.
  • We will send you a monthly check.

Additional Benefits

  • We will allow you to focus on the creative process that you love.
  • We will be your technical team, so you can serve clients with sophisticated needs.
  • We will take away the hassle of hosting, CMS integration and programming.
  • We will provide CMS training for your clients, ongoing customer service, password resets, etc.
  • We will allow you to share in the steady income flow from your clients’ ongoing service needs.