Creating Websites That Work

Website Setup and Development

Website Setup and Development

Website setup and development is about choosing the right platform for your business. Then creating the correct structure, layout and content. The overall time to produce a standard local business website from start to completion is approx 10 – 20hrs.

E-commerce will take longer depending on the amount of products supported by the website.

Platform Choice.

Choice of two platforms.
To simply answer which platform is best for your business answer these 2 questions.
Does my business need managed email list?
Does my business need E-commerce and shopping carts?
If you answered yes to either question then Business Catalyst is your best option.
If you answered no to both questions WordPress is the best option.
To Be Discussed with client
expected time 30 to 60 minutes.

Identify common industry colour themes, pages and on page elements.
Research, evaluation and recommendation of inclusions based on industry standards.
Approximately 2 to 4hrs

Choose a theme or template.
Recommendations of best template or theme to client including research time
Approximately 1 to 2hrs.

Create home page with industry standard information.
Page creation will take approximately 1 to 2 hours depending on information supplied. Please download the cheat sheet that will step you through the process of supplying the relevant information required for your websites home page.

Creation of about, contact, privacy policy and terms of service pages.
Approx 1 – 2 hrs

Creation of home page with industry standard information
Page creation will take approximately 1 to 2 hours depending on information supplied.
Please download the cheat sheet that will step you through the process of supplying the relevant information required for your websites home page.

Write page copy
Write page copy for products or services. Included Images or video.
To be complete by the client, You will need to supply all relevant page information for all pages across your website this includes, text, images and video. If you need me to create the copy for you website this can be arranged. I have included a cheat sheet that will assist you in creating good strong copy.
Approximate time 5 to 10hrs

Integrate Google analytic’s
Approximately 30 to 60 mins depending on platform choice.