Is it okay to contract a third-party designer to build my Web site?

Absolutely. The only consideration is that if you grant FTP access for your Web site to your designer, remember that you are still responsible for what they upload, and how they use your Web site. Be cautious about granting access to someone you don’t know.

Before having any work done on your web site, always make sure you have created a backup using the cPanel Backup Wizard, which is available from the primary control panel console at