When you start a conversation with potential web design partners, whether that be by email, phone, instant messenger or in person, it’s usually fairly easy to recognise those with whom you’ll probably get on well with. Take note of their language and grammar, and try to compare it with what you expect from the ideal partner.
Do you expect ultra-professionalism, or something a little more friendly?
It’s a given that you would hope to find a web design partner who is reliable, knowledgeable and interested in working with you. Does their language suggest that they fit the mould?