How much does a business website cost and how do you justify its value?

By Ish Naeem Posted Date: 2016-03-18

Website Cost vs. Value

When it comes to the point of setting up a website for your business it can sometimes be a challenging task to decide on what your website should be like and how much money its worth spending on building one. One of the biggest concerns that business owners have is about the cost, some find it difficult to assign a worth to it while others think a website is an unnecessary expense. So as a business owner how do you go about realizing the worth of your website and justifying the cost of building one?

The first step would be to understand exactly why your business needs a website as well as look at what problems a website may help alleviate within your business. The website is not just a place for people to get information about your business online, but it can be the hidden solution to hurdles your business may have been facing...



Freelance Web Developers or Web Design Agencies?

By Ish Naeem Posted Date: 2016-03-08

Web Design Agency or Freelance Developer

It is an undeniable fact that every business needs a website at some point or the other. The website plays a vital role in marketing your business online and getting your product or brand out there. The first step in building the website for your business would be to decide on who you want to contract to get the work done. When it comes to website design generally you have the choice of going with a freelancer or hiring a professional web design agency, below we discuss the differences between both and why in most business cases a web design agency tends to be the better choice.

A freelancer is someone who has a certain skill set, in this case web development and is usually self-employed but doesn’t have an official company or business. They can have a handful of clients and in most cases freelancers are final year students or recent university graduates. Almost all web developers would have been a freelancer at some stage. One of the main benefits of using a freelancer is the cost; they can be a lot cheaper than a professional web design agency.

That being said cheaper doesn’t necessarily mean better...



Why it is important to make your website mobile responsive in 2016

By Ish Naeem Posted Date: 2016-03-03

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Today mobile devices have a significant presence in our lives, with them impacting almost everything we do in some way or another. Whether it’s to make a simple internet search, to make an online purchase or restaurant booking and even to just find out more about what’s around you – the mobile device would have a small role to play. Having a responsive website design is not something that’s optional for companies to have, as a majority of visitors to your website are most likely viewing it on a mobile device.

In addition to providing your customers and potential customers with a high quality website that they can view on any device, a responsive website design also provides many other advantages to a business including various cost benefits. Some of these advantages are discussed below...