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Website Design Fees


Web design fees start at $1500 for custom projects. Every custom built website is unique and differs in complexity, use of dynamic content, navigation, layout, number of images used, page size and so on. Answers to these questions may help determine the budget necessary. To give you better idea of my going rate before you request a quote, here are some sample offers:

Small Custom Website

$1500

Straightforward project under four pages. Custom web design from scratch. Responsive web design. Style sheet. Header. Top menu. Footer. Body. Layout. One slide show and/or a photo gallery page. Contact page. HTML5. CSS3. Basic optimization. Setup. Testing. Troubleshooting. Spell-checking. Checking for broken links. Search engine submission. Optional: hosting and maintenance, updates, logo design, photo taking, additional features, and so on.

Add $500 or more for extra fancy work, full page backgrounds, or other tricky layouts.

Custom Websites

$1750

Under eight pages. Custom web design from scratch. Responsive web design. Style sheet. Header. Top menu. Footer. Body. Layout. A couple of slide show and/or up to three photo gallery pages. Contact page. HTML5. CSS3. Basic optimization. Setup. Testing. Troubleshooting. Spell-checking. Checking for broken links. Search engine submission. Temporary one page website while under construction. Optional: hosting and maintenance, updates, logo design, photo taking, additional features, and so on.

$2000

Under twelve pages. Custom web design from scratch. Responsive web design. Style sheet. Header. Top menu. Footer. Body. Layout. Up to three slideshows and/or up to three photo gallery pages. Contact page. HTML5. CSS3. Basic optimization. Setup. Testing. Troubleshooting. Spell-checking. Checking for broken links. Search engine submission. Temporary one page website while under construction. Optional: hosting and maintenance, updates, logo design, photo taking, additional features, and so on.

Medium Size Custom Website

$2250

Under sixteen pages. Custom web design from scrath. Responsive web design. Style sheet. Header. Top menu. Side menu. Footer. Body. Layout. One slide show and up to three photo gallery pages. Menu, service or product list. Contact page. Sitemap. HTML5. CSS3. Basic optimization. Setup. Testing. Troubleshooting. Spell-checking. Checking for broken links. Search engine submission. Temporary one page website while under construction. Optional: hosting and maintenance, updates, logo design, photo taking, additional features, and so on.

Web Design for Basic Content Management System

$2750

Custom design from scratch for a select content management system. Responsive layout. A homepage slideshow. Header. Footer. Common elements. Inputting of your content up to 50 images or PDFs and 10,000 words. HTML5. CSS3. Setup. Testing. Troubleshooting. Spell-checking. Checking for broken links. Search engine submission. Temporary one page website while under construction. Optional: hosting and maintenance, updates, logo design, photo taking, additional features and so on.

Organization Resource Website - Static

$3250

Custom web design for a resource website under thirty pages (or under 20,000 words and under 60 images) of content you provide. Responsive layout. Indexer. Search box. Search results. Up to 60 links to PDF or DOC documents for download. (Search script requires dynamic hosting unless you prefer a popular search engine based custom script integration.)

Organization Resource Website - CMS

$3750

A resource website for under forty pages (or under 30,000 words and under 90 images) of content you provide. Up to 90 links to PDF or DOC documents for download. Dynamic hosting is required and can be provided for a fee.

Web Design for Product Catalogue

Show off your selection of hand-crafted canoes, designer furniture, vintage vinyl, beautiful antiques or fabricated metal parts.

$3000

Custom look design for a third-party content management system. Content inputting up to 30 products, 90 images, & 9,000 words. Taking product photos in a light tent or such is $20 per product photo, with a $120 minimum per session. Additional product inputting is $5 each – so you are looking at $150 for another 30 products; any product description that requires inputting by hand is double. Hosting and maintenance is optional.

Web Design for ProStores or similar

$2500

Custom look design for ProStores and or such ready third-party hosted, secured and managed ecommerce system. Content inputting up to 20 products, 60 images, & 6,000 words. Taking product photos in a light tent or such is $20 per photo, with $120 minimum per photo session. If you provide the product descriptions in file format and photo files, it costs $5 per each extra product you would like inputted into the system (up to three images and three hundred words). Any product description that requires inputting by hand counts double.

Simple Static Website with PayPal Elements

A custom designed static website with PayPal buttons or PayPal cart and optional inventory tracking. My design fees for such start at $1750 for the static website under ten pages with PayPal options and under twelve products.

Design for Ecommerce Content Management System

I can design custom looks for CubeCart, osCommerce, ZenCart or such software stores, but only if you have these carts hosted elsewhere and supported by their own respective software developer or support professional—when it comes to ecommerce, I just want to stick to designing the looks. Please note that I do not help with federal, provincial or state retail tax issues, retail license application processes or shipping fee calculations for your store items. You will have to administer the thing, respond to clients, ship items, process payments, process requests for refunds and more. My design fees for such CMSs such start at $3250.

Extras & Options

Photo Field Trip

Up to half-day of photo-taking, selection, post-processing, cropping and resizing for your website. May include some social profile portraits or group photos as well as interior, exterior or product photography. +$300

Up to two hours of photo-taking, selection, post-processing, cropping and resizing for your website. May include a social profile portrait or group photo as well as interior, exterior or product photography. +$150

Social Profile Portrait

Up to an hour of photo-taking, selection & post-processing, ideally resulting in at least one social profile portrait that you like. Add $75 for each additional person/portrait/hour. +$100

Writing

If you need some writing for a small website, you can have me work with you on your copy, that is, if anything on this website makes you feel confident about my writing.

+$0.50 per word +$45 per hour for interviewing or information gathering.

Better yet, I can recommend a talented and widely published local professional to help you with wordsmithing. You negotiate directly with the expert and when all's done, email me the text.

+$0.50 to $1.50 per word +$45 to $65 per hour for interviewing or information gathering.

Add Logo Redesign

Same concept new visual direction or simple refinement. You provide current logo on paper or in a file. +$325

Add Logo Design

You provide idea or concept on paper or in a file. +$475

Illustrations

If you need hand-crafted illustrations for your website, I can recommend a talented local artist you can approach to see if he or she would be interested in working on your project. You would negotiate directly with the illustrator.

+ (from around) $60 per image license / + (from around) $120 per physical artwork (depends on subject, media, size, etc.)

Optional Mobile Device / Screen Resolution Responsive Design

  • Basic: included.
  • Premium: add $300.
  • Advanced: depends on your requirements.

Add a Slide Show or Photo Gallery Page

+$250 or $175 respectively, unless already included

Content Management Training

A walk-through. One on one at your office or with two or three people. A session up to three hours.

Included with any CMS based website.
Additional three hours. +$250

Add Search Script

Search scripts are included built-in with any CMS based websites. No charge.

Search script for a static website including indexer and search results template. +$375 (and requires dynamic hosting)

Add Google Custom Search

Integration of the popular Google based custom search service & help with setting up the account. +$250 (and Google fees may apply)

Domain Name Registration

$20 annually (.ca, .com, .net, .org, .info, or .us)

Managed Hosting, Static (Budget)

  • Managed Website Hosting for Static Websites (1GB/5GB)
  • Content Updates: Up to 1 Hour Twice a Year
  • Telephone Support & Online Support
  • Website Visit Statistics and More
  • $25 a month paid quarterly, semi-annually, or annually.

Managed Hosting, Static (Standard)

  • Managed Website Hosting for Static Websites (1GB/10GB)
  • Content Updates or Support: Up to 30 Minutes Monthly
  • Telephone Support & Online Support
  • and More
  • $30 a month paid quarterly, semi-annually, or annually.

Managed Hosting, Dynamic (Premium) for Client Updatable (CMS) Sites

  • Help with CMS or Updates: Up to 30 Minutes per Month
  • CMS Backups
  • Telephone Support & Online Support
  • Website Visit Statistics and More
  • $35 a month paid semi-annually or annually.

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