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If you have a look at various web designers, then you’ll notice right away that their prices can vary enormously.

Whereas some freelancers already offer a website for a few hundred euros, others easily ask thousands of euros. At first glance this might appear excessive, but you have to keep in mind that a good web design can exponentially boost your marketing, especially if you already have a working product and/or customer base. Because your web design determines the first impression, user friendliness, and conversion rate of your website, it can increase the yield of every marketing activity.

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Cheap websites

Yet, it is possible to make a website for a few hundred euros. Our cheapest option at Rocket Minds, the Basic Website, already starts at €500. What makes this website option so cheap is a template design, no CMS, only 1 design revision round and no extra functionalities, integrations, and SEO services. However, a template design is available to anyone and without a CMS you cannot easily add or change your content. However, this is a perfect option if you want a relatively good website in a short time.

CMS and extra functionalities

Do you want to have a WordPress CMS (Content Management System), then the price starts €300 higher, and do you also want a personalized design, SEO services, and a few modules integrated, then you’re already starting at €1450. If you want that your website contains retail functions, the price starts at €1200, and if you want personalized functionalities then the price raises depending on the complexity of your wishes. All these differences depend on the basic functionalities of your website and whether your web design is selected or created.

Visitor experience

The big difference after that comes from the professionality, user friendliness, technical quality, and creativity of your website, and the expertise, support, and amount of employees of the web design agency. But, as website requestor you primarily want that your website does what you buy it for – sell, convince, inform. In this, it is not about what you or the designer think or like, but what your visitors experience: whether they navigate your website easily, know what you offer, and understand how they can get this.

Conversion oriented design

In order to satisfy your visitors, it is important that you invest in user friendliness, technical quality, and expertise. These elements combined ensure that you attract visitors to your website (SEO) and that they’ll become actual customers and/or clients (conversion). So, for a good – and not just a pretty – website, you pay for the time that it costs to be able to realize your (organization) goals via an online platform.

Maintenance packages and pricing

We offer various options of website maintenance. Please select one of the packages below or select from the list below below to ensure that your website runs optimally. If you’re not sure what you want or need, simply contact us directly so we can discuss your personal situation.

Basic
The basic and critical maintenance that needs to be done to ensure your website's and hosting's uptime
from €8000(monthly)
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsUptime monitoring
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsWeekly backups
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsServer updates
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsServer security check
Advanced
This maintenance package covers everything of the basic package with additional support and maintenance on your website.
from €16000(monthly)
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsUptime monitoring
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsDaily backups
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsServer updates
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsServer security check
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsWebsite CMS updates
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsWebsite module updates
Complete
The complete maintenance package covers everything from the advanced package, as well as technical SEO (Search Engine Optimization) and regular improvements to the newest technologies.
from €55000(monthly)
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsUptime monitoring
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsDaily backups
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsServer updates
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsServer security check
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsWebsite CMS updates
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsWebsite modules update
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsGDPR compliance check
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsTechnical SEO optimization

Cost factors of a good website

So, is it important that people find your website, are convinced by your branding, and become new customers and/or clients? Then you’ll be smart to invest in a conversion oriented design and a good website foundation on which you can continue building over the years that it serves you. The costs to achieve this come forth from the following steps:

- Acquaintance: e-mails, (online) phone calls

- Personal meeting or online conference call + preparation

- Research

- Drafting quotation + contact about the details

- Studying similar websites and aspects that you would like to have in your website

- Wireframe of the most important webpages + approval to contact + revisions

Only then the actual design process starts:

- The design usually takes a few days and requires various internal meetings

- Design approval, contact + revisions

- Programming of the design into a responsive website: a few days to a few weeks, depending on the complexity

- Responsive website approval

- Integrations of the content (1-2 days), or copywriting services (a few days – a week)

- Integrations of external systems (e.g. payment system, stock management, Google Analytics)

- Activation of all functionalities (e.g. contact forms, social media buttons, newsletter sign up)

- Test phase + final revisions

- Website delivery and going live

- Aftercare: bug fixing and/or marketing

Then there are potential costs for making photos, marketing (e.g. SEO, AdWords, landing pages, e-mail advertising) and we always have our own marketing and administration costs, of course. The price of your website will thus be determined by all these steps x the hourly rate (depends on your chosen framework and the complexity of your desired functionalities). Hence, good websites can easily cost about €2.500 - €5.000 and complex online platforms even more.

Pricing SEO and SEA

We offer various options for Search Engine Optimization and Search Engine Advertising.

Please select one of the options below or contact us directly for more information.

Technical optimization
One time optimization of your current website to increase the speed, make it mobile ready and optimized for google.
€25000
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsMedia resize and optimization
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsTechnical implementation of META tags, titles and descriptions
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsMinification of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsServer security check
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsSitemap.xml and Robots.txt creation and maintenance
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsRegistration in Google Console
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsSetting up Analytics
Basic SEO
This is the basic monthly package for SEO maintenance. It will include monitoring of the items on technical optimization, and monthly activities to improve your Google ranking.
from €35000(monthly)
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsAnalysis of the website, topics and competitors
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsFormation of the primary core of search queries
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsAnalytics monitoring and reporting
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsMeta tags, content, page linking
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsMaintenance of the sitemap
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsUptime monitoring
Advanced SEO and SEA
Advanced package for SEO and SEA maintenance. This option includes all items from the basic package, plus additional powerful tools to get faster results.
from €55000(monthly)
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsCompetition and keyword monitoring
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsSearch Engine Advertising (SEA)
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsGoogle Ads Campaigns
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsSocial Media presence & advertising
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsBudget planning
What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket MindsMonthly Audits

How much should I spend on my website?

In the end it depends on which phase you are in. Did you just start and do you need a website ASAP? Opt then for a Basic WordPress Website so you will be online fast and you can generate further profit by being active with your own content and marketing. Do you already have a product and/or target group and do you want that your website can help realize your (organization) goals? Then don’t save on your website and invest in a web design that supports your marketing and product.

Finally, don’t save too much on your hosting provider, regardless of your goals. This can make the difference between 3 or 1.2 seconds loading time. Moreover, fast websites rank better in Google and are way more user friendly, which will ensure that more people to stay on your website. In addition, you can get a maintenance package to ensure the uptime, back-ups, security, and support of your website at all times.

What are the costs for making a website? | Rocket Minds

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