FAQ

Most frequent questions and answers

Whenever possible, I absolutely like to meet with you; however, that is not always possible.  When a meeting isn’t possible the websites are generally completed with contact via email and telephone and an initial Zoom/Skype meeting if you like.

Once we get started, most of the  communication will take place over email. This makes the process a lot easier as we’ll have all of the information saved and can come back to it later. 

Yep! I’m great at communicating via Zoom/Skype, phone and email and our clients come from all over Canada.

Yes, I would be happy to look at your existing website and give you a quote for updating it.

The cost of a web site varies depending on the site and complexity. A starter 3-5 page website starts at $1,500. However, if you don’t need all that and just prefer a landing page, they start at $600.

Give me a call and I’d be happy to discuss with you,  your website design requirements and give you a quotation based on your unique needs.

For small projects, 50% of the estimated fee must be provided prior to beginning work, with the remaining payment due upon completion of the project. For larger projects, an initial payment representing one-third of the estimated total fee is required. The second payment is required upon the layout and design approval, with the final third due upon completion of the project.

The timeline of a website design project is often dictated by the client. If you have a deadline in mind I’ll make every effort to meet it for you. The most common delay in the creation and completion of a new website is waiting for content (text/images) to be sent to me by the client.

For smaller projects, it usually is 2 weeks and for larger projects or e-commerce  you’re probably looking at 3-5 weeks.

If I build your website, I will host it for you and you don’t need to do anything. I pay the hosting fee for the first year. Alternatively, you can host the website elsewhere and manage it yourself. It’s completely up to you.

I use the same hosting company for my own website and for ALL my clients. Each website is managed individually to avoid any security issues. Every website I build has unlimited bandwidth and disk space and 99.9% uptime.  If you’re interested, the company I use is WHC

Of course. If I build your website for you I’ll buy it for you and pay for the first year, as long as it’s available for purchase. If the domain name costs more than the average of $10-20, then I will add the difference to your invoice, having discussed th