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How much does a website cost?

The price of your project will depend on a number of factors:

  • The size of your project - i.e., number of pages.
  • The style of your project - a complex fully featured design, will take longer to build than a simple design.
  • How much of the website you want to be able to edit - editing just text, and static images will take less time to build than creating a full CMS functionality for galleries, video, and blog.
  • Additional scripts needed to run, for example, appointment schedulers, events, workshops, hotel reservations, holiday cottage bookings etc.

ALL WEBSITE PACKAGES INCLUDE:

  • Mobile Responsive Design
  • Slideshows & Galleries
  • Live Social Media feeds
  • Newsletter signups e.g Mailchimp (account required)
  • Standard SEO
  • Setup of SSL (padlock in browser)
  • GDPR Compliant Privacy Policy*
  • Social media Banners (optional) to provide consistency across all platforms
  • Digital email signatures (optional)
  • Training for CMS (if required)
  • Submission to Search Engines
  • Domain Specific Emails
  • Images & Graphics (if required)

* Having a GDPR Privacy Policy that is personalised to your website, does not mean that you, or your business, are GDPR compliant. Any advice that I give is for recommendation only and you should always seek professional legal advice for your particular business You can find out more about GDPR from the ICO (the Information Commissioner's Office).

Which website package will you choose?

Domain Name
Once you purchase your domain name you will need to renew it each year. A .co.uk domain renewal is approximately £8 a year.
    Which Package?

    The website package that you choose will depend on how much you want to be involved in keeping the site up to date with new content.

    Each package lists what is included, as well as the cost of the Managed Hosting Service.

    Click on the Next button below to find out more.

    Starter Websites

    Prices start from £599 for up to 5 pages. No technical knowledge required.

    There is no editing functionality with Starter sites however small ad-hoc changes are included in your hosting package at no extra cost.

    If you want to make more regular changes (i.e. weekly), but don't want to upgrade to CMS, you can pay a little extra each month with your hosting. Whatever your requirements are, we can sort something out.

    This package is most suited to those who prefer to stay away from computers! I am on hand to deal with any questions via email and telephone.

    You can upgrade to Standard or Premium at any time.

    Managed Hosting for Starter Websites - £15 per month/£180 per year
    Standard Websites

    Prices start from £799 for up to 5 pages. Requires a reasonable level of confidence with a computer (for example being familiar with word processing packages).

    Editable text, static/light-box images (not galleries) and slideshow images.

    Training will be provided. You will also have a private admin area, with access to video tutorials, online video meetings and of course phone and email, should you need any extra support. There is no additional charge for this.

    You can upgrade to Premium at any time.

    Managed Hosting for Standard Websites - £18 per month/£216 per year
    Premium websites

    Prices start from £999 for up to 5 pages. Full CMS features to give you more control over your website content. Edit text, static images, slideshows, galleries, videos, blogs.

    Requires competent computer skills.

    Training will be provided, and you will have access to additional video tutorials and online video meetings with me, in addition to phone and email support, should you need extra help at any time.

    This package is most suited to the those who are keen to invest time in making their website work for them. By making regular changes to the content you can keep your customers informed of your latest news, special offers, events etc.. This helps to ensure quality, up-to-date information to the user, and encourages recognition from the search engines. Advice on how to actively market your website is all included in your package and ongoing hosting fee.

    Managed Hosting for Premium Websites - from £22 per month/£264 per year
    Hosting packages can be tailored to meet your specific requirements, should you wish to include active social media campaign management or regular SEO audits.
    Website Add-ons

    See Quick Website Estimator (button below) for optional Add-ons.

    SEO COMPETITOR ANALYSIS - £135

    One-off competitor analysis £135 - pre-website build. Get the best head start by understanding how your competitors handle their web presence. How does their Style, Content, SEO, Structure, Security, Advertising, Social Media presence contribute to 1. their user's experience and 2. their position on Google? These are just some of the areas that I will be covering before starting your website build. I am invested in your business doing well. We need to be aiming for your website to be as good as, if not better, than your three main competitors. Moving up the Google rankings takes time, continued work and patience. It is not just down to what you are doing with your website. It is down to what your competitors are doing with their site. They may have built up years of Google recognition and may also have a bigger marketing budget.

    The costings on this website are for a guide only. Once we have discussed your brief, I would aim to give you a fixed cost for your project.

    Managed Hosting Service Includes:

    • Google Analytics (optional).
    • Raising support tickets with the host, on your behalf, to ensure maximum uptime on your website.
    • Daily backups of your site.
    • Updates and maintenance.
    • Security fixes and updates.
    • Priority support and maintenance for any technical issues.
    • Access to Live Chat support and/or online video meetings.
    • Full restoration of your site in the event of server failure.
    • Initiating manual renewal of SSL certificates if auto renewals fail.
    • Pay monthly or annually.
    • No termination charges.
    • Terms & Conditions apply.

    OPTIONAL

    Social Media Campaigns

    For website owners who want to have a professional online Facebook and Twitter presence to keep their customers up to date and informed with information that will be of genuine benefit and interest to them. There are also SEO benefits to be had from Social Media Marketing. I will work with you to put together a plan containing the best practices to get you started. One to one training is £45 for a half day (two and a half hours).

    Your website is your most significant marketing channel and requires investment.

    Even if people hear about you from word of mouth, or via social media, they are almost certainly going to check out your website rather than blindly contact you.

    If your website doesn't make the right initial impression, they will move on to the next.

    Your potential customers have choices.