Creating a new or redesigned website

FAQ

Facts about creating a new or redesigned website with Maine Street Web Design. How we work and what to expect.

Questions?

Yes! your website will have a Security Certificate associated with it. The beginning of your website address will start with httpS. S equals secure. And it will be included in your website design, no extra cost!

Absolutely! Search engine optimization or SEO is crucial writing for a website. It's just as important (If not, more important) than the design itself. Without SEO google will not rank you, and our job as a web designer is to get you to the highest google ranking possible.

Sure do! As of 2020, 50% of all website views are done on a mobile phone or a tablet, and that number is only going to grow. Creating Mobile Friendly websites is very important and part of the package deal. No extra cost!

Zero, Zilch, Nada. Key words are an important part of SEO. In fact most larger web design firms will charge per keyword. That can add up to a lot of monthly fees. keywords are basically how your content is written, and the code used to implement it. It's all in the code, and it's all included, no extra cost!

Unfortunately the answer to this is no, unless you know the languages of the web (HTML, CSS, Javascript). If you have a great need to have back end access and make changes yourself, I would suggest utilizing Wordpress.

It is rare that we will use Wordpress. If we have a client that has a blog we will use Wordpress, but not for the entire site, just for the blog. However, if you have an existing website that just needs a tweak here and there, we can utilize your current Wordpress theme.

Wix and square are a lot like making a powerpoint presentation. If you know how to use Microsoft's Powerpoint, and make a decent presentations, I would say, yes!

If computers are not your thing and you don't know your way around applications such as Powerpoint, then I would say you need to hire a web designer. Also, there are a lot of components that go into making sure a website is search engine optimized, and mobile friendly, not to mention the design itself. And who has the time to learn it all? We can focus on your website and you can focus on your business.

Yes! Google My Business is a great tool for this. A lot of small business utilize this feature of google in order to showcase their business. If you google Maine Street Web Design and (On a desktop) look to the right of your screen. You will see that Google My business listing.

With Maine Street Web Design you get the following services, all included! Design of your website, Mobile friendly, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Purchase of domain with security, Google my Business (Local Search), Google Analytics, Nothing will go live until 100% approved, One year's worth of FREE Hosting, One Year's worth of FREE Service and Stock images (If needed).

We've had clients as low as $250 (Our minimum price), and some as high as $3,000. It really all depends on what you are looking for and how much time and expertise is needed on our end. If you are looking to update your Google my Business listing (or add a new on), that would be the minimum charge. Or if you are looking for a one page informational webpage, the cost would be about the same.

However, if you are looking to have video recorded, and edited & have a website with a blog, and 10 pages, it would cost more.

It's all based on what you need and what your budget is. If you have a budget in mind, we can work with it. Contact us today and and set up your free consultation!