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What are the benefits of a website?
The Internet is a very affordable media and it
functions 24 hours a day, seven days a week,
with no labor costs to watch it. Statistics show
that the Internet is an excellent way to market
your business and sell your products and
services. More customers are logging on and
making purchases, buying services and
researching choices and information through the
What do you need for a website?
Computer: Highly recommended.
ISP: an Internet Service Provider is how you
connect to the Internet. This ISP will provide
you with an email address to communicate by
Domain Name: This is www.yourname.com; your
address or home page on the Internet.
Host: An Internet hosting provider. This is
where your website is stored for the world to
Website Design: You'll need all the codes,
computer language, scripts and graphics which,
when put together, formulate your website into a
viewable form for the world to see.
FTP: File Transfer Protocol to transfer
information to and from your website for
updates, repair, edits and changes. This is how
web designers communicate with your domain at
Maintenance: Updates, additions, changes, and
most importantly, search engine analysis and
submission of the pages that make up your
What is "E-commerce"?
E-commerce simply means Electronic Commerce.
E-commerce gives you the ability to accept
payment over the Internet, by either credit card
or electronic checks. Through E-commerce, you
can sell products or services instantly to
anyone in the world without having to constantly
monitor your website.
Do I have to visit your office to get a
We can design a website for you no matter what
part of the world you live in. There are several
ways you can send us your information. If you
already have digitized photos and text files,
i.e.. Word documents and gif and or jpg images,
you can email them to us. If not, you can mail
us the information that you want on your
Do you redesign existing sites?
We can usually redesign an existing site more
quickly, and for less money, than building one
from scratch. Send us your existing site's URL
(Web address) and a general idea of what you'd
like to do. We'll be glad to give you an
estimate. Click here for more info
What costs will be involved with a website?
There are three cost elements involved with
developing a website and putting it on the
1. Website Development, Design and Start-Up
Costs: This refers to paying a website design
firm to create the site and place the site in
search engine registrations worldwide. Costs
also include buying a domain name and a small
fee for your host server configuration. Contact
Web-Welder.com for a free price quote.
2. Domain Hosting: Very affordable monthly fee
3. Periodic Editing, Update and Edits/Additions:
Proportional to amount of monthly work required.
If I buy a website from you do I own it?
Yes, once the website is complete you "own" it.
Our clients are not obligated to host with us
(even though most do) and are always free to
have anyone they want work on their website.
What are a website's advantages?
A website is accessible globally; that means
your website can be viewed by anyone, anywhere,
as long as they have Internet access. There are
no physical limitations to broadcast areas as in
radio, no circulation region restrictions as in
newspapers or magazines. You can keep your
website more current more affordably than any
other media; you can update a website
immediately, and as often as you may like.