Got A Question That’s Bugging You?
With over 20 years of web experience, we have a vast bank of knowledge about all things internet.
We have packed this page full of�the questions we are asked most frequently along with the answers to those questions.
How does this whole website “thing” work?
If you are new to the whole website world�don’t panic because we can guide you through the whole process. You can learn about our time proven process right here.
How much does a website cost?
The cost of a website can vary massively depending on a wide range of factors. Think of building a website as you would building a house. Are you envisaging�a basic log cabin or a luxury sprawling mansion? Our website projects generally start in the �4,000 range for basic business sites (log cabins) and range upward depending on the�unique requirements�of your mansion plans.
How long does it take to design and build a website?
The design and build�time will�depend on�both the size and complexity of your site plans. The quality and availability of the content for your site�is also a major factor. A basic website typically takes around six�weeks from beginning to end providing that there is a clear plan and you produce and deliver the content as required.
Do I need my own domain name and web hosting?
Yes absolutely! We can help you get this set up and we can also work with your existing provider if you have one. We are not a web hosting company.
Will my website work on mobile devices?
Yes absolutely! All the websites we design and build will work on all devices. Depending on your requirements we can design and develop your site using responsive design so that the site is optimised for mobile devices.
Do you do E commerce/Online Store websites?
We certainly�do and is in fact one of our specialities!
What is a Content Management System?
A Content Management System is a tool that allows you to maintain the pages of your website yourself, without the need for any technical skills. A CMS allows you to edit and add pages, images, products or blog entries to your website. No additional software is required � all you need is a web browser and an internet connection.
Do you provide training?
Yes we provide all our clients with training on maintaining their website.
Can you help me with Social Media and Email Marketing?
We can definitely help you with this. As part of your project we can include social media and email marketing services.
What is Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)?
Search Engine Optimisation is all about getting your website higher up in the search results on search engines such as Google. The higher up the results you are the more traffic (and customers) you�re likely to get.
There are many aspects that go into achieving good SEO, and one of the most important is the copy (words) on your website. Focus on well written, keyword rich and appropriate content is the key.
Do you write the content for my site?
No, writing the content for your site is not something we do and instead we encourage you to do this yourself as you are the expert of your business.�We will of course offer help and suggestions where necessary.
Can you design my logo?
We focus on what we�re good at � designing and building websites, however if you need someone to creating your logo for you we have relationships with several graphic designers who specialise in logos and branding and would gladly put you in touch with them.
What is a domain name?
A domain name is your address on the internet. Typically this would be something like yourcompany.com.
What is web hosting?
Web hosting is a service that allows your website to be viewed on the Internet. It�s basically a computer housed in a data centre that runs your website and email.