components to consider.
Besides the main cost of designing and building a website, there are other components that can impact your budget during development and on an ongoing maintenance basis. Following is a list of those associated costs that may arise that many people don't realize when creating a website.
A Domain name is used to identify one or more IP addresses. For example, the domain name microsoft.com represents an IP address. Domain names are used in URLs to identify particular Web pages. The cost of owning a domain name is about $10/year. Domain names can be purchased at GoDaddy.com and other hosting websites.
gov – Government agencies
edu – Educational institutions
org – Organizations (nonprofit)
mil – Military
com – commercial business
net – Network organizations
$100 –$300+ a year depending on traffic and hosting services. Dasine websites have transparent hosting fees that are revealed in the plan that best suits your website design.
License or Cost of Plugins
Most of the components that you would need are included in your Quote for Dasine website design + development services. However, certain things such as an online real time scheduler, accounting services, shipping services, and email services are extra monthly costs. These are the most common additional costs associated with websites. Make sure you are aware of these costs & are up front about the website features that you need.
Maintenance & Upgrades
We make sure that you are trained on the backend so you feel comfortable updating your website by yourself, but sometimes there are things outside your comfort level or you don't have the time to do updates yourself. Continued website maintenance and upgrades are either $100/hour with a one hour minimum for Dasine to update your website or there are per project quotes that we can give you if it exceeds 4 hours.
Royalty-free stock art photos and graphics can range from $15 – $100+ each depending on license fees and usage. However, we have some awesome free stock photography tools that we can and will utilize to make sure your costs are as low as possible.
Marketing Your Website
Online / SEO – Local presence and webmaster tools included in monthly price. Call (949) 289-0247 for price to proactively market with more advanced plans.
Social Media – Monthly social media maintenance starting at $400/month.