Websites are the online platform for any business or for any information flowing center, to share their services and content so that customers and visitors will get the information on what they are selling and what they are getting. Web development is the same process of designing the website which will represent any business of company profile. People often ask questions about Web development. Here are some of the answers to those queries.
What do you mean by web development?
Web development is the development and sustaining a website of websites. The process of creating a webpage in order to share the content of your business is called web development.
What comes under web development?
Web development is a complete package that includes design, web publishing, web programming, and database management. While the phrases “web developer” and “web designer” are often used synonymously but they do not mean the same thing. Technically, a web designer only designs website interfaces using different languages like HTML and CSS. A web developer may be concerned in designing a website, but may also write web scripts in languages. They use languages such as PHP and ASP. Additionally, a web developer may help manage and modernize a database used by a dynamic website.
What is a Dynamic website and Static Websites?
A static website is one that does not make use of an external database. And Static websites are written completely in HTML. This means that every user who visits that website will experience the exact same information. In the same way, making updates to static websites implies going directly into the HTML and make the changes from there.
There are an enormous amount of websites that prefer to present dynamic content to their visitors.
A dynamic website can generate content based on the user. A dynamic website can also make it more manageable for a user without any HTML knowledge to renew data on the website. Many dynamic websites built on the Content Management Systems (CMS) which make it simple to update information through an easy to use interface. Dynamic websites also make use of the server-side language (e.g. PHP, Java, etc) and in the same way, a database where all posts, pages, and media are stored.
What are the advantages and disadvantages of a Static website?
Advantages of static websites
- Less complex to develop
- Usually faster loading times and smaller page size
- All assets can be stored for even faster page speed
Disadvantages of Static websites
- Updates must be made immediately within the HTML code
- Cannot perform the complicated functionality required in many new sites
What are the advantages and disadvantages of Dynamic Websites?
Advantages of Dynamic websites:
- Dynamic content generation based on user
- Easily update content when used with a CMS
- Able to use it in more complicated scenarios such as an online store, forum, social media platform, etc
Disadvantages of Dynamic Websites:
- It May be slower than a static site due to the increase in needed resources
- More complex to develop
- Greater risk of security issues
Why we need a website for any business?
Today’s time is the time of the digital age. If the word digital is not in the technique of marketing of your business then it is like you have no existing business for the customers. So Websites are the major assets for any business.
Here are some of the reasons why you need a professional website for your business:
- A website makes you look professional
- Your website can attract new customers through Google
- You can clearly show your products and services
- You can showcase your best reviews and the recommendations prominently on your website
- A website can encourage customers to contact you
- You can integrate your website with Google Maps so that people can find you more easily
- Your website establishes your place in the industry
- A website is no longer intimidating to create and manage
- A website guarantees your success over the long term
- You can get all of these benefits without spending a fortune
What are the steps before the website launch?
There are several steps before website launching. The first one is selecting the Domain Name for the website. The second one is finding the hosting place for the website. And uploading the designed website on the hosting platform.
This is how a website is launched.
What is mean by Domain Name and Hosting?
A domain name is your website name. A domain name is an address where users can access your current website. Domain Names is the assigned name for any website and can be accessed by the same name rather than IP addresses. Computers use IP addresses and those IP addresses are a series of numbers. And it is difficult for humans to memorize strings of numbers. So that domain names were developed and are used to identify entities on the Internet instead of using IP addresses.
Why we need a Domain Name?
On the Internet, your domain name is your novel identity. Any individual, business, or organization preparing to have an Internet presence should have to invest in a domain name. Having your private domain name, website, and webmail l addresses will give you and your business an extra-professional look. Another reason for a business why they should register a domain name is to
- protect copyrights and trademarks
- build creditability
- increase brand awareness
- search engine positioning.
What domain name should I choose?
Picking the right domain name for your website is important for your company’s success. The selection of the domain name depends on how you plan to use it. In most circumstances, it makes sense to choose one that is simple to pronounce and spell. Finally, you should choose a name that is memorable and not confusing and which defines your company.
How to choose the best Domain Name?
Choosing the right domain name defines how you are going to operate your business. So it is important to choose the right domain name for your business. Here are some of the tips for choosing a domain name for your website.
- Stick with .com
- Use keywords in your domain name search
- Keep your domain name short
- Make it easy to pronounce and spell
- Keep it unique and brandable
- Avoid hyphens in the domain name
- Avoid doubled letters
- Leave room to expand
- Research your domain name
- Use domain generators for clever ideas
- Act quickly before someone else takes it
- Best place to register a domain name
- Get a free domain with web hosting
- Most popular domain registrars
What is web hosting? Why we should buy hosting?
Web hosting is a service that enables organizations and selves to post a website or web page on the Internet. A web host, or web hosting service provider, is a business service provider that provides the technologies and services required for the website or webpage to be viewed on the Internet. Websites are hosted or stored, on special computers which we call the servers. When your customers want to view your website, all they need to do is type your domain into their browser.
How much does the website costs?
It depends on what are your requirements for the website. If you are planning for a static website, it will cost definitely low than dynamic websites. The cost of your website determined by factors like security, features, layout, speed, platform, and duration. On the other hand domain and hosting is also the factor affecting the cost of Web design. In general, website development ranges from 50,000 to 5,00,000.
How long does it take to build a website?
The time it takes to build a site depends on the size, complexity, and requirements of the site. Smaller websites don’t require much programming. So building small websites typically takes 15-20 days. In the same way, Larger websites require a good amount of programming, and database work can take anywhere from 30 days to up. Depending on how large it is. The actual time to design and develop a website will vary from project to project and moreover it depends on client approval times. In general, the time varies from 30 days to 6 months.
Will my website design be search-engine friendly?
All our websites are developed with search engines consideration. All designs are submissive to search engine guidelines. We will provide you a fully customizable website with full security. SEO-friendly websites are what we promise because we know that the more SEO-friendly website, the more the chance of good ranking.
Is the website Mobile Friendly?
Yes, all of the websites that we develop are mobile-friendly. All of the websites that we design currently are Responsive Design.
Are there hidden costs with Web design services?
No. There will not be hidden charges with web design. All the costs and requirements are finalized during the contract signing procedure. If both parties agreed with the condition then only we will proceed with the web development procedure.
Once my website design is finished, what after-sales assistance do you offer?
We fully support any website we design. We are always available for any problems or require new updates. We will provide full support for the first three months. And for further service, we have very effective premium services like SEO, Digital Marketing, Social Media Marketing, and Business Branding.
I already have a website and I need to update it. Can you help me?
Yes, we will be happy to serve you by any means. We wil provide a Search Engine Optimization Service, a competitive Digital Marketing Service, and Business Branding Services.
How do we communicate throughout the website build?
Before we start working together, we’ll usually have an initial chat on the phone or via any other feasible platform to discuss the project. Once we get started, most of the discussion will take place over email. Then we will make a group on slack and we will discuss the progress over there.
This makes the process more leisurely as we’ll have all of the information saved. Once we have finished the project, we will provide you the training on how you should operate the website and we will train you on Digital Marketing.
What will you need from me?
What we need depends on what type of website you want. We will discuss this in our first meeting before we start working together. Depending on which package we agreed to proceed with for your business.
- Images of you and your team
- Images of your workplace
- Content for the website e.g. text, PDFs, etc
- Staff Profiles
- Videos you would like to add to the website
- Login details to your existing website
What if I don’t like the website?
We will show you the continuous update while designing your website. So if you don’t like any of the updates we will replace them instantly and deliver what you are expecting. So there is nothing like not liking the website.
Do you offer a payment schedule?
Yes, we split the payment into three-part. During the agreement, you have to pay 40% of the total project value as an advance payment. After that, we will start the development process. We will provide all the updates in a real-time environment. In the middle of the project, you have to pay 30% of the remaining amount. And we demand the final installment after the completion of the project and that will be the remaining 30%.
Who hosts the website?
We have our own hosting, Alpha Hosting. If we agreed on building a website, we will manage the hosting for you. So you don’t need to do anything.
Can I update the website myself?
Yes. After the completion of the project, we will conduct a training session for you. During the session, we will provide you information such that you will be able to update your minor changes by yourself.
Will you write the text for me?
It depends on what package you choose. If you choose the package including the content, we will definitely write to you. Otherwise not.
I do not want to use WordPress can I choose something else?
Ya sure. We have different platforms for website design. You can choose any of the packages.
How long will it take to rank to the first page of Google?
Ranking top on Google is not an easy task to conquer. We will design an SEO friendly website. Ranking time depends on the keyword which you are willing to rank on the top of the index. If we try from scratch, it will take up to 6 months or more for sure. For SEO, We have different SEO packages to rank your website.