We understand that when deciding on the type of website and the cost can sometimes cause even more hesitation on taking the first step. Putting together the layout of the website and developing the website can take some time. It’s best to look at developing a website as service based. Building a website takes continued time and effort. Other factors to consider is whether the site will be used for presenting your business online or as an ecommerce website selling products. The costs listed below is simply a starting point to develop the site. Before we begin our services, of course, we will ask a few questions to make sure that we cover all basis on what the website is intended for. Our goal is to meet your needs and ensure you are getting what you pay for. And don’t worry, our consultation is free. So call or email us today to get started.
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers for Web Development
Below are a number questions commonly asked when a potential client is looking for Web Design and Development services. If you don’t find the answer to your question, feel free to contact us. That's what we enjoy the most...helping others.
Q. What is needed to begin the website?
All you need to do to get started is contact us. We will walk you through the rest of the steps that can lead your business to bigger and better things.
Q. What is Web Hosting?
Web hosting is a type of service that allows individuals and organizations to reside the website on a server so that others can view it on the World Wide Web. Customers have the option to utilize the hosting services provided by Gormazing Designs to ensure ongoing monitoring of the website.
Q. Can I have the website updated after it's developed?
Definitely. Initially, if you want to test the web water with a smaller site and later find you need or want more pages, or that you would like to include additional features, that's not a problem. We can help you make your website grow as your company grows. We can also provide ongoing service. Ask to learn more.
Q. Develop personal or individual sites?
Certainly. Whatever your website requirements, we aim to achieve.
Q. Does a business need a website?
In today’s market a web presence is a necessity for any business. Its best that you make the most of the world wide web. Websites provide a simple and easy tool so that businesses can increase access to their products and services beyond the “normal” geographical limitations. Website provides your business with a 24-hour 7 day a week web presence and can attract many customers you would not otherwise reach your business. A website can help provide you and your clients with a competitive edge over the competition by establishing an Internet presence. No longer are your clients down the road, they are just a click away from being a potential customer.
Q. How much should a business budget for marketing?
This is a great question and commonly asked. Unfortunately, there is no easy answer. It depends on what your business tactics are. As example, type of business, type of products being sold, if there are multiple products, age your trying to reach, location(s) the business services, etc. Marketing costs also depend on how much and quickly you want the business to grow. The biggest fact to remember is the business has to spend money to make money. Generally, the business should spend approximately 5 percent of their revenue to maintain the businesses current position - visibility. Businesses looking to grow and gain market share should budget a higher percent – close to 10 percent of total revenue.
Q. What is a domain name?
A domain name is quite simply a recognizable alternative name for a specific IP address that would be pointing to a website or other online service. The domain name allows your website or service to be found easily by allowing the user to type in a meaningful name rather than a series of numbers.
Q. How long for a website to be designed and developed?
There is no definitive answer. We provide a quality tailored design service. The time is decided on the essentials requested to be included on the site and the number of pages. On average, a business website is completed within 3-4 weeks.
Q. What if I spot a mistake on the site?
Any punctuation or grammar mistakes recognized on the site will be corrected within a reasonable span of time after the site is up and running. You'll get the chance to check your website, but should any errors have slipped the net, just email or call us and we will happily correct them for you.
Q. Can a blog page be included on the website?
Yes! Blogs are always a great choice if the site will be updated on a regular basis and would like feedback. If your interested in a blog page, just make sure to inform us of your interest before the development process begins. Of course, it can always be added afterwards.
Q. How long does it take to complete the design and development of a website?
It varies tremendously and depends on the type of project. The amount of time it will take to complete your company's website project will depend upon the complexity, size, goals, functionality, and design of a website, as well as your responsiveness of your participation. While very small websites can take as little as 4 weeks to complete, larger more complex websites can take 6 months and beyond.
Q. What payment methods are accepted?
Payment can be made by check, cash, any major credit card, or through PayPal. Payment made through PayPal may be subject to an additional service fee.
Q. After the site is developed, will there be additional fees?
The only fees that you would need to pay for afterwards is the domain registration and hosting fee, which are normal costs and not that expensive. Unlike many of the bigger companies, you will not be required to pay a large monthly fee for the rest of the websites existence.