How much does a website cost ?
Websites vary in cost. The cost is based upon many different factors. Factors can ranges from the size of the company to whether or not you get someone who is freelance. Other factors can include whether you choose a template or have a person or agency create a custom design. If you need an e-commerce site it will be extra. How much will depend on if you want a full store or just a few Paypal links. When it comes to professionalism, many times you get what you pay for, so don’t cheat yourself or your customer. At Fuzion I. T. Solutions site range from three hundred fifty dollars to develop a simple one to three page website, to in the thousands for more complex sites and e-commerce sites.
Are there hidden cost in
building and maintaining a website ?
Many people don’t realize that a website is part of a package. You have to purchase a URL, hosting, and have someone or a company design and develop (build) the site. The URL should not cost more than fifteen dollars, if it is available. Hosting with a company like GoDaddy or a start up hosting company should cost approximately sixty dollars a year.
Is there a difference between a
web designer and web developer ?
Yes, there is a difference between a web designer and a web developer. You can think of a web designer as an architect and a web developer as a general contractor. One has the responsibility of drawing or designing the structure and the others actually does the build out. They are often look at as the same but they have two different skill sets.
Whats is a CMS ?
Content Management System. A content management system is a web based system that with training can allow you to make some of your web updates. This helps cut down on the cost of maintenance. You will need to employ developers that understand your CMS if you need more complex work done to your site. If you use a freelance designer you should make sure they have some knowledge of your CMS. This is one of our specialties at Fuzion I. T. Solutions. Our developers have worked with the most popular Content Management Systems, such as WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, Light CMS and other proprietery systems as well, so we have the experience of utilizing different types of CMS.
Do you develop for anyone?
Yes, at Fuzion I. T. Solutions we have relationships with designers. Some freelance and others own a design firm. We focus on developing what the designer creates. We build relationships with designer and teach them the limitations of the Internet and their design. Keeping your budget in mind.
Do you host websites?
No we do not host websites. However, we have a relationship with a small upstart hosting company and a few other mainstream hosting companies. We can get you the best price and good service.
What does SEO mean?
SEO is an acronym meaning Search Engine Optimization. SEO is the act of optimizing your content so you can receive a higher organic ranking by the major search engines such as Google, Bing, Yahoo etc. Optimization can include creating relevant content that supports what your site is about, adding descriptions to images and a host of other things. The tricky thing about search engine optimization is knowing the engines search criteria. The engines can change their search algorithms any time they want.