If you searched for “website design services Melbourne” and land on this page, you’ve probably received a few quotations or maybe you’re just getting started on your website design journey. To complicate things a little further, there are plenty of do-it-yourself website hosting + website design online, notably WIX, Squarespace, Shopify and even GoDaddy which is considerably cheaper in comparison to WordPress design services.
Having worked on some of these DIY website builders, we can understand why small businesses choose to take this path – the templates are aesthetically pleasing and the interface is user-friendly. The SEO component is either absent, minimal or requires additional payment, as with integration with digital marketing tools or CRM such as MailChimp are add ons that are not included as part of the basic DIY package. If your intention is to have us design on these platforms or you already have an existing website and need us to manage it for you, we can work out a budget-friendly solution for you. We will be also provide SEO keywords and content management, all working within the limitation of the DIY website platforms.
On the other hand, WordPress has over millions of plugins that you can add to your website which more often than not, are free for basic requirements – especially SEO and integration. We find that e-commerce elements are aplenty at no cost when designing our website for our clients. The drawback of WordPress is the interface which may appear intimidating and requires a steep learning curve to manage in the backend. Should you wish to work on WordPress, we will provide a clear project timeline so that you can expect progress and outcome every week till completion.
All the design, SEO elements, content and website structure will be customised for you and we will provide a full training plus website support after your website goes live. We assure you that the final product will be easily managed by you or anyone in your business without intervention from us. You can easily change colour schemes, add or remove pages, edit contents and much more with a click of a button with the drag and drop environment installed in your wordpress backend.