Frequently Asked Questions-Website Design
How much does the website design cost ?
Our website( we Create Only websites Not Web Applications) packages usually Starts from AUD3055 – AUD 5000. However, it really depends on what kind of website you need. whether you need and Overhaul( Redesign) of your Existing Website Or you need a Complete new website.
Who are your Agency best fit for?
We are Specialised in Professional service-based businesses like Law firms, Accounting. Finance, RealEstate, Property Finance, Vets, Dentists, doctors, Recruiters & Car sales agents, Business & Life Coach, Interior Decorators & Architects, Pre-School & Ballet Dance Academy, and Luxury Hotel
Why are you so expensive?
We Build your Website Strategically to generate more leads. We are not just web-designers we are also web strategists. Your Website will not be just an Online Brochure, it’s going to be a Leads generating machine. ( Most Biz owners think that websites are basically just online Brochures).
The process we use to build your website takes a certain amount of time and a lot of planning and research. Additionally, unlike other agencies, we DON’T Just use the common templates. Instead, we use Templates that are unique and we personalise them from the scratch, which means you get a unique design tailored around your business.
Our web design packages start from $4099(+GST), with the average being around $5,000 – $9,000(+GST). For large companies, this jumps to $15,000+(+GST).
Here is the Article about why do we charge what we charge.
How long does it take to build a website?
We take around 8-10 weeks provided we have all the information from you. Our full web design process is broken down here(the details are “Coming soon”). Generally speaking, the website will only take a long time if we are still waiting for text and images from yourself.
So, Buying a website from us should not only be treated as a company cost when your website is a promotional platform that should make money for your business.
Looks like you are quite cost-effective compared to other bigger Agencies?
Well, We’ve also been asked this question as-well. We spend a lot of time researching, planning the web strategy for your site, and then finally with the design and build.
We’re More Cost-effective than bigger agencies because…
- We work remotely which means you don’t pay for the Receptionist salary or office related costs.
- We’re a bunch of Creative people that takes on a limited amount of clients each year
What information do you need from my-side to get started for a website?
It just depends on what sort of website you would like to have. We’re going to be able to explore this on our research call before we start working together. Depending on which package we agree on, we may need to …
- Images of you and your team
- Images of your workplace
- Content for the website e.g. text, PDFs etc
- Staff Profiles
- Any Videos you would like adding to the website
- Login details to your existing website
Do you offer any kind of payment schedule?
Yes, we split the payment into two. The first 60% is usually taken once you have seen the mockup of your homepage and you’re happy to move forward. The following 40% is taken 30 days after this.
How many pages do I get with my website?
Most of service-based small-medium Businesses ( Listed above)need around 15-30 pages. You can have around 15-30 number of pages on your website. We will usually design you 4 page layouts i.e. A homepage, a blog page, a Service page, and an About page. You can then use whichever layout you want for each new page you want to add.
Typically we suggest having the following pages: Home page, Service pages (7-12), Blog page, About page, FAQ page, Contact Us page ,Team page, and Plans & Pricing page.
Can I make the final payment when the site is ready to go live?
Nope!!. In the past, we’ve noticed that projects will take a lot longer than planned to finish. We may be waiting for clarification Or content from you, and this may prolong the process. Often these delays can take months to complete. That’s why we still invoice 21 days(3 weeks) after the first order. At this point, we’re going to be well on our way to your new website and you’re going to be able to see improvement.
How do we communicate throughout the website build?
Before we start working together, we’re usually going to have an initial phone call or Skype call to discuss the proposal. Until we get started, much of the contact will take place via email.
This makes the process even simpler, as we’re going to get all the details stored and can come back to it later. If we’ve done the proposal, we’ll be scheduling the first digital marketing training session.
I don’t want to use WordPress can I choose something else?
No. We only use WordPress to build websites. We have used other platforms in the past but not anymore. WordPress is a platform that’s easily accessible for our clients to update themselves, it’s search engine friendly and it’s easy to integrate with third-party companies.
We also use Only Elementor Pro as the Page Builder nothing else.
My new business idea will be Big-timer, maybe the next LinkedIn. Can you guys help?
No. Websites like Facebook, Amazon, and Twitter are not like regular websites. They need hundreds or thousands of hours of work just to get the website up and running. Not to mention that you need a team of developers on hand 24 hours a day to keep the website running smoothly.
How how will get stock images for me?
We will purchase the images for your website. We use stock image websites such as Shutterstock, and Adobe Stock to buy professional images so that you don’t have to pay a photographer.
Will my website be mobile friendly?
Yes 100%. Your website will be fully responsive and will look great on all devices. We don’t charge extra for this. It comes as standard.
So, What is the main difference between a website and a web application?
A web site is typically for information Purpose only. For example, any service based Websites . However, You can Interact with the company via the pop-ups, Quizzes, surveys and contact us details on the website.
A web application( It’s Not an App, still a website) on the other hand is a web site that do some action (and requires user’s interaction). For example, Facebook or Xero could be considered web applications.
Do you develop web-applications
No. We Only Build simple, Beautiful, and Functional websites. We Build strategically designed Websites for Professional Service-based Businesses.
BTW, Our web sites are responsive & Mobile Friendly, so that they can be viewed on mobile devices.
Do you craft e-Commerce websites?
Unfortunately, No. We don’t do the e-Commerce Websites. This is because we are Experts in Service-based websites and we love to continue doing so.
Do you provide training on using the Worpress
Yes! we provide 2 Hour Training to the team after the website goes live. Things like How to add new Photos, Or new content to the website. In a Nutshell, we provide training on approaches to maintain the website.