A good website can be your best marketing tool.
It will often create the first impression you will make on potential customers. It has a long "shelf life" — a good website design can serve you well for many years. When considering an investment in a website, compare its cost to the costs of your other marketing materials and think about how long and how well they each work for you.
A well built website along with some very direct marketing to get traffic to it will pay dividends for a long time. Make sure your web developer is going to produce an effective marketing tool for you, not just an online brochure of your services.
So how much does a website cost? The answer depends on your needs. Each website estimate we offer is customized to the needs of the client. However here are some basic rates and ranges that can give you an idea of what ballpark you might be in.
Current hourly rates are:
- $95/hr for web / print design services
- $110/hr for programming services
- $95/hr for professional photography or copy writing
All consultation and account management time is free of charge (rare in this industry). All hourly based work will be billed to the nearest tenth of the hour with time accounting always provided.
Estimated design and development costs:
- Basic static / dynamic website with a few pages and some dynamic elements: $1,995 - $2,195
- Dynamic website 4-20 pages including content management, product catalog, and shopping cart: $4,000-$6,000
- Complex cutting-edge Cadillac "mother of all dynamic websites": $6,000 to ???
It boils down to one simple thing — return on investment. Some of our clients have come to us with a vision that we turned into a reality. And... well, lets just say they are laughing all the way to the bank. There are still some GREAT opportunities out there. If you have an idea, let's talk!
Need an Estimate?
If we've sold you on the idea that a great website can be a tremendous asset for your company, then you need to give us a call at 970-245-6852 or fill out our Request an Estimate
form. We look forward to making your vision a reality!