‘It depends’.

Without details of a specification, it is very difficult for me to give an exact price. You are paying for my time, knowledge and skills when I build a website for you. I have been designing and building sites since 2009. My work is custom-built to meet your objectives and I am happy to discuss your budget to achieve them. I do not cut corners. Each website is different but some general prices are shown here:

A brochure-style website

from £900

It includes:
Design consultation, a responsive custom design, development and SEO using either hand-coded HTML or WordPress with a premium theme.

An e-commerce site

from £1,500

It includes:
Design consultation, a responsive custom design, development and SEO using WordPress with WooCommerce and a premium theme.

Shopify design and development on request.

Domain names (if required)

.co.uk – £12.50 per year
.com – £17.50 per year

Other domain extensions on request.

Optional web hosting

A brochure-style website – £10 per month
An e-commerce site – £20 per month

My web hosting is shared between clients and has conditions of use in order to ensure a safe, secure and reliable hosting environment for everybody.

It includes:

  • Up to 15 GB of data transfer per month (this is enough for 99% of websites)
  • Up to 5 GB web space (this is the space provided for your website files and email user accounts)
  • Email accounts with anti-virus scanning and spam filtering available as options
  • Most hosting accounts are set-up and ready to use within 24 hours
  • The hosting is suitable for WordPress
  • The hosting is Linux-based using a CloudNX server

Optional maintenance and support

£75 for 1 year (£6.25/month)
£140 for 2 years (£5.85/month)

It includes:
Regular updating of your website’s Theme, Plugins and WordPress version when security patches or extra functionality is released and an off-site backup of your website files, structure and database. Maintaining your website is important to prevent your website from being abused or hacked.

Content updates and producing other digital/print assets

£40 per hour
£300 per day

Once a project is completed:
Clients will often ask if they can retain my services on an ongoing basis. This can be anything from regular content updates to be producing other digital/print assets. I offer long-term, retainer-based support for all clients to an agreed or the above fee.