How much should a website cost?

I get lots of emails from potential clients who all want to know: How much should a website cost? Nine times out of ten, they are shocked at the price and run to the first 50$ web designer and get burned! The facts below are, based on industry news.my prices are actually very low by comparison. What? You Don’t believe me? Well Here’s the scoop on today’s web design processes – my prices and their prices. My Prices Take a look at this blog. Nice ha? Your looking at about $1500 for a design like this. When people email me and ask for a design quote, I follow the same process that i have been following for years. I visit their current site and determine the following: * What kind of havoc did the last web designer reap on their site? And how long will it take to straiten out someone elses mess? * The type of business and their niche market “To determine how much work its going to take to get them to the top of the search engines” * The complexity of the design or re-design. Does this client want a all kinds of bells and whistles in thier site? flash, custom java, sql, plugins? After 2-3 hrs of research in thier market I usually have a good idea of how much to charge and send them a quote. Now, to answer the question you all want to hear. How much is all this going to cost me? At this time, my designes start at $999. This price is for a blog that has minimal graphical...

Web Design – Jargon

Below are some of what some people call “Web Design Jargon”: Explained TERMS: Search Engine Optimization The list below has some of the more common optimization terms used on a daily basis, but we also have an older glossary that is somewhat more in depth. Note that SEO terms often have a different definition than the same terms related to internet practices. Age – First appearance of site in Archive.org, or first appearance in search engines. Not to be confused with domain age, which is the registration date of the domain name. Older sites have more credibility, but for SEO purposes the “age” clock starts when a site is cached by a search engine. Algorithm – A very complex series of rules used by a search engine to determine rankings. The Google Algorithm uses up to 200 different factors to determine web rankings. Analytics – Most often, this is a reference to Google Analytics, a free way to measure your site traffic. Other analytics programs include ClickTracks, WebTrends, and Omniture. Anchor Text – Linked text on a web page. Example: This is anchor text. Anchor text is important because search engines use it to determine what the destination page is about. Therefore, anchor text must be topical and relevant. Backlinks – The number of links from other websites to your website. Google Webmaster Tools will give you the most accurate picture of your own links, and a search in Yahoo under link:yourcompetitorsitehere.com will tell you how many links Yahoo is listing for that site. Ban – A severe search engine penalty that takes you completely out of the index....

Google Marketing Tools – Google Webmaster Tools

Google Webmaster Tools is a FREE web service by Google for webmasters trying to get an edge on thire marketing plan and website owners who want to know more about what the world is searching for when it comes to thier products or services. Google allows webmasters and website owners to check indexing status and optimize visibility of their websites. Some of the google tools will help you find the Niche market you have been looking for… Below is a list of useful Google Webmaster Tools: Google’s Wonder Wheel Google Search Engineer Adam talks about everything you can do with Google’s Wonder Wheel, a tool in the Search Options Panel. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Ah7ZWYjxdM This is a Great tool for finding your Niche Market audience: Google Insights for Search: http://www.google.com/insights/search/# We all know how important Niche keywords and Niche search phrases are. Let’s face it, it’s what drives the internet. Google has provided us with a tool that tells you what keywords and phrases people are using to find what they are looking for. Google AdWords: Keyword Tool: https://adwords.google.com/select/KeywordToolExternal Now that you have an idea what keywords your market is using you can use the trends tool to check the history of that keyword / phrase. Google Trends supplies data for the last 5 years, giving you an idea if the search term is consistent. You can also see if the search term is popular at certain times of the year, also known as a seasonal keywords More will be added soon 317 total views, 1 views today Webmaster Web DesignerPhilippines Webmaster, web designer, seo expert, Marketing and WordPress web design.More Posts - Website...
Social Media Marketing Services

Social Media Marketing Services

Social Media Marketing Services Company We offer social media marketing to Facebook, social media marketing services to Twitter and social media optimization for your small business! There is no social media marketing jobs we can not handle! Want the best quality SEO for your small business in social media marketing? We can help your business grow with the right kind of marketing catered to your specific needs as a business owner by studding your niche market and targeting people that are actually looking for your product or services. Social media marketing services has gone viral on the internet, social media optimization is the key to success in this day and age. There are plenty of social media marketing jobs out there, and some social media marketing agencies are offering their services cheap, but remember you get what you pay for. If you want to cut corners on social networking and don’t have a clear social media marketing strategy, then your social media marketing wont pan out! In this website you will find social media marketing tips and sound social media marketing advice from experts that know the business. Want to learn more on how we can help your business grow in the social media frenzy? Contact us, and we will show you how we can help your business. 332 total views, 1 views today Webmaster Web DesignerPhilippines Webmaster, web designer, seo expert, Marketing and WordPress web design.More Posts - Website Follow...
Web Site Design SEO Internet Marketing

Web Site Design SEO Internet Marketing

Philippines Web Design Web Design Niche Marketing & SEO specialist is the answer to: ALL 3 AREAS OF WEB DEVELOPMENT – Web Site Design, SEO and Internet Marketing! Why hire 3 different companies for 3 different services? The sad fact is that most web designers don’t know anything about SEO and most SEO experts don’t know anything about Niche Marketing or web design. That leaves you out on the internet trying to find an SEO AND a Nicke Marketing expert AFTER your website is designed..Then after hireing an SEO expert and the someone to market the site you now have 3 payments to make and 3 companies to deal with…what a mess right? Well if your reading this you have found the BEST OF ALL 3 WORLDS! We offer you personalized and professional website design SEO and Internet niche marketing all in one place! We charge reasonable, affordable rates for these services. We also specialize in hosting, logo design, graphics design, internet marketing services, redesign, web design, guaranteed SEO (search engine optimization), E-commerce Solutions and Cheap, Reliable web hosting, We develop, host, and enhance the visibility of your online web presence to give you the edge over your competitors! This is a must to succeed in today’s global marketplace. Maybe you have an existing website that needs to be upgraded? We can help! For customers that want results FAST from their website at an affordable price you have found the answer! We can Increase your annual sales by 40-70 percent using our tried and proven internet marketing, internet search engine placement strategies in advertising used in our Web Designs,...
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