frequently asked questions
I’m new to this, how does it work?
How much does a website cost?
That’s like asking a builder how much to build a house. The cost of a website can vary depending on what the goals of the site are. A typical website will generally start from around $4,000 for a basic business site and range upward depending on your unique needs.
How long does it take to design and build a website?
The time it takes to produce a website depends on the size and complexity of your site and the quality of content that you have ready to go. A basic website typically takes around 4-6 weeks from beginning to end.
What is a domain name?
A domain name is your address on the internet. Typically this would be something like yourcompany.com.au
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. Think of it like ‘disc space’. We can help you find the right hosting platform for your website.
Do I need my own domain name and web hosting?
Yes, we can help you get this set up and can register it for you. All we need is contact information and an ABN. To check if a name is available, click here
Will my website work on mobile devices?
Yes it will. All the websites we design 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 ecommerce/Online Store websites?
Yes, we build a lot of on-line stores!
What is a Content Management System? (CMS)
A Content Management System is software that allows you to manage the pages of your website yourself, without the need for any advanced technical skills or specialised software. WordPress is an example of a CMS that 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 specific training so you can maintain pages on your website.
What is Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)?
SEO stands for Search Engine Optimization, which is the practice of increasing the quantity and quality of traffic to your website through organic search engine results.
Search engine optimization (SEO) is the process of optimizing your online content so that a search engine likes to show it as a top result for searches of a certain keyword. … When it comes to SEO, there’s you, the search engine, and the searcher.
There are many facets that go into achieving good SEO, possibly the most important is the wording on your website. Focus on well written, clear and appropriate content is the key.
What is an SSL?
SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer and, in short, it’s the standard technology for keeping an internet connection secure and safeguarding any sensitive data that is being sent between two systems, preventing criminals from reading and modifying any information transferred, including potential personal details.
Do you write the content for my site?
We don’t directly write your content, however if you need help with this we can put you in contact with some great local people who specialise in this
Can you design my logo?
We can help you with this. Depending on the complexity we may put you in touch with a preferred designer who can assist you with this.