Design FAQ

Web Design Prices & Frequently Answered Questions


Q What should I expect to pay for a website ? Web Design Prices

A This is one of the main questions we are asked on a daily basis. There are no set costs for website design. The price of a website depends on your requirements and the functionality of your website, not every website looks the same or will have the same functionality. Some websites contain ecommerce functions to allow people buy online, others contain online databases such as car dealers and online estate agents , others are general brochure sites and content managed sites. So the price will depend the functionality website and the programming involved.


Q Do I need to visit you or setup a meeting ?

A This will depend on how complex the development side will be. We have developed a process online where we can collect information on your requirements. If you decide to get your website designed by us we will supply you with all the information you need to get started in our secure client area . If your website functionality is very complex we would recommend a meeting to discuss your requirements. We supply services to clients all over Ireland and this process has worked very well for us and our clients.


Q I receive lots of email’s from companies who say they can get me into Google ?

A Best thing is to delete those emails. These companies send out one email to millions of people in the hope a percentage will contact them. Never let any company near your website unless they have a proven track record in search engine optimization or internet marketing.



Q I would like a facility to be able to update sections of my website ?

A If required we can provide you with a Content Management system that will allow you login under a unique password and username where you can make changes to your web pages in seconds. No web design or technical knowledge is needed to update your website, if you can use Microsoft Word you are well on your way. You will have the ability to add photographs /images and text video and music. You tell us what you would like to update and we will ensure your site is capable to make these changes . No software needed you can update your website from anywhere in the world from your web browser.


Q What information do I need to provide to you ?

A We would require detailed information on your company, the products you sell, the services you provide , images and text for the web site. If you cannot supply photos or images we can provide high quality photos associated with your business from our large image / photo database.


Q What is the definition of a web page ?

A You may see that we offer website packages based on pages. A web page is one page on your website that will contain different content to the other pages. Example : You have a five page website and each page is has different page content. Your services page will list information on your services and this is counted as one page, you may require a page for each of your services and these are counted as individual pages.


Q Do you provide website maintenance ?

A Yes some people do not like or require a content management system and would require a design company to maintain their website, we can provide you with different website maintenance packages to choose from.


Q Do you provide website redesign services ?

A We get a lot of enquiries from companies who did not invest time or money in there existing website and now realize the importance of a professional looking website. We provide a full redesign service turning your existing website into a working website that generates sales and enquiries for you. Remember if our existing website is not generating enquires or sales on a daily basis you have a major problem.


Q Do you provide website statistics ?

A Included in all our website packages are full graphical website statistics which you can view at any time. These contain many features including how many hits your website gets on a daily / monthly basis and what country or search engine your site was found in.


Q Do you provide E-Mail Accounts ?

A Yes all our sites are complete with professional e-mail & web mail you can login to view and send e-mail at any time. Our email accounts can be used in outlook express or webmail which allows you view your mail from anywhere in the world.


Q I would like to get my site designed by Active Web Design, Where do I start ?

A If you would like Active Web Design to design or develop your website please do not hesitate to Contact Us and we can answer any questions you may have. We can advise you on the best option to suit your online needs.