I created, maintain, and host several websites. I lean toward relatively simple structures to load and display quickly. Most aim to provide information. I write HTML and cascading style sheets and use Perl scripts to maintain the larger sites. Some use WordPress. Some of the sites:
The previous visual design of the Valley Church site was done by a design company, which produced a prototype. I used scripts originally written by my son to manage the content and a consistent structure of the site. I do nearly all of the maintanance of valleychurch.org. In June 2012, the site migrated to WordPress. Remember that the nature, content, and style of each site is what the customer wants.