Website Design Service
We have been designing websites since our inception, with almost two decades of experience in website design, we can assure you that your branding requirements are in right hand, we not only just design your website, but we also edit contents, which is the main aspect of designing a website. We design your website as per the latest technology trends so that your website loads correctly on client browsers and does not lets you down.
We design responsive websites which are written in HTML5 and we use JQuery for slideshow and user interaction, Responsive websites are device independent, responsive websites adjusts the layout of the website as per the client device, the same website will look beautiful on computer, mobile and tablet, on computer the user can interact with the website through mouse and on tablet or mobile, the responsive website can easily understand the gestures made by the fingers or joystick.
Why Do I need a Website
You need a website to promote your business online, you need a website to support direct marketing, as soon as people come to know about your products or servies, they search about you on the internet, if they do not find a professional reference about you, they might neglect you, once they find your website, they go through the same and feel themselves comfortable that they are doing business with a legal entity.
What is a CMS or Content Management System Website
A CMS or Content Management System is a type of application software which allows you to manage your website without knowing the programming languages through a WYSWYG editor, you can easily change the content of your website, add new pages, edit or remove old pages, change pictures, change any information on website etc.
You should go for a CMS website if you want to frequently update your website, there are popular CMS available such as Joomla, Wordpress, Drupal etc, we also design custom CMS websites which are more easier to use rather than the traditional content management systems.
Please note that all Content Management Websites are developed using a programming language and Database, so these websites are required to be programmed in such a way so that the hackers cannot gain control of your system and hack your website, you should always hire a professional web development agency to design your CMS website.
How do you design the website
We design the website in these simple steps -
1. Create Mockup - We understand your requirements and we provide you with a mockup design of your future homepage, we identify the colors suitable to your business and target audience, we design the layout so that it is accessible through all types of devices.
2. Design the Website - Once you approve our mockup, we start develop all the required web pages which are a part of your website, we add contents and pictures, we write the relevant codes, create the database, write sql queries and complete the entire website.
3. Website Testing - When we complete the designing, we test your website on different browsers and devices, we test for any broken links, errors, spelling mistakes and we also carry out stress testing so that hackers cannot break through your website. We fix everything which is noticed after the website has been tested
4. Website Launch - After the website tests are sucessful, we launch your website on the webserver and make the website go live.
5. Website Maintenance - We regularly monitor your website so that it works properly and does not hangs or produce any errors, we also update your website as and when required.
What is the different between professional website design and DIY Website Design
There are many providers who are offering Do It Yourself website design services, these DIY website design services are very different from our professional website design services, here are some facts -
No Control - DIY website offer no control, you can change the content, but you cannot change the layout or design
Very Common - DIY website designs are very common, the same design can be used by thousands of people online, it lacks professional touch and is very simple with very few options.
Less SEO Friendly - DIY websites are not optimized for search engines, there are many options one can optimize the website for search engine ranking, but since DIY websites offer very little control to the end users, these cannot be carried out.
Slow Speed - DIY websites are managed by software which have to handle thousands of websites, this causes the software to publish the website slowly since it takes time to read the website content from the database
Dependencies - DIY Websites are managed through database and software, if these fail then your website will also fail to load and you may miss many important leads
What Kind of Websites You Design
We design websites with various technologies, we have worked for various industries, and we have classified our website design services into the following categories -
Corporate Website Design - This is the most common type of website design service, here we design the website without any database, we designs product pages, service pages, company details, directors, branch details and feedback etc, this service can be used by anyone who just needs a website, this is suitable for most industries.
eCommerce Website Design - eCommerce websites are meant for selling products or services online, this is suitable for anyone who wants to offer products or service online and accept payments online
Database Website Design - Database driven websites are dynamic websites where you publish information which is pulled from a database, these websites are good for client servicing, online feedback, trading website, real estate website etc
Marketing Website Design - Marketing websites are product specific website which provides information about a particular produc, these are online brochures and very helpful in marketing
CMS Website Design - CMS websites are content management websites which allow owners to manage the complete website without knowing how to code
Startup Website Design - Startup websites are for people who are just launching there business and need a quick website
Website AMC - Website AMC is a service where we regularly monitor and maintain your website and keep it updated from time to time
For what Industries you have designed Website
We have designed websites for Shipping Agency, CHA Agents, Manufacturers, Saree Whoelsellers, Distributors, Government Departments, Public Sector, Educational Institutes, Chartered Accountants, Lawyers, Share Brokers, IT Company, Retail Showrooms, Astrologers, Gemstone Dealers, Tour Operators, Travel Agents, Furniture and Fixtures, Interior Decorators, Coaching Class Instructors, Startups, Placement Agencies, Hospitals, Doctors, Diagnostic Centers, Tea Manufacturers, Electrical Equipments, Hotels and Restaurants, Bars and Pubs, Hair Dressers, Beauty Parlours etc
Website Design FAQ
We at Kolkata Web Hosting have been in this web design game for over 15 years. In that time we have gained a vast amount of experience and knowledge. We crafted this FAQ page to answer many of the frequently asked questions we were asked along the way.
How long does it take to build a website?
This completely depends on what you need. It takes longer to build a 1000 page megasite than a smaller eight page brochure website.
What size companies do you produce web designs for?
We like to work with all sorts and sizes of businesses and individuals, and we bring the same skills used to support our celebrity and big business clients to the work we do for smaller clients. We're just as keen to work with small businesses as we are large ones, and as a local firm we're ideally placed to understand the needs of growing organisations.
Do you redesign existing websites?
We certainly can do! It's important to approach website redesignssensitively to make sure your reasons for redesigning are valid. This will ensure the project is an overall success from your ROI point of view.
Do you work internationally?
Of course! With the advent of online conference tools such as Zoom, appear.in, and of course Skype, just to name a few, it makes working with businesses anywhere in the world straight forward enough.
Do you offer ongoing help with our new site once it's launched?
If you need our help with web support and maintenance, we'll be here for you. If not, we will leave you to it. If you change your mind and need us after all, we'll still be here for you!
Will my website work on smart phones and tablets as well?
It most certainly will! More people are accessing the web via small screens than ever, and the trend is likely to carry on. If your site doesn't display or work properly on a mobile or tablet screen, you risk losing a big chunk of your potential audience. It means mobile responsive web design is essential these days. Every website we create is mobile responsive.
Can you help me rank high in Google?
A page one position in the Google search results is like gold dust. Not so long ago it was relatively easy to achieve. These days it's a lot more challenging, and getting it wrong can affect your reputation. Thankfully we have all the SEO tools and know-how to maximise your chances and some happy customers to vouch for us.
Can you help with my social media?
Yes, we do, checkout our digital marketing offerings
How much does a website cost?
The age-old question! It completely depends on what you need, but you can rest assured we deliver the best possible value for money and it won't break the bank. Why not ask for a quote? There's no obligation and we won't sulk if you say 'no'!
Are there any other costs for my website?
If you host through us, there are hosting charges. There may also be costs for photos if you can't supply them yourself. However we always do our best to use stock images sites that are free where possible. Other than that, we always make extra charges ?if there are any crystal clear up front so you know exactly where you stand.
What happens to the copyright of my website if I move to another agency?
Your site is yours. You can move if you like, and we will never penalise you for it.
What are the payment terms for the design and development of my website?
We like to work on a 30% upfront basis with 30% payable after the designs are agreed and the outstanding 40% payable when the development has been completed and signed off.
What is WordPress?
WordPress is a free platform on which website designers and developers like us build websites. It provides all the flexibility and functionality we need so you're easily able to keep your site up to date with new content. We love it, as do millions of business owners. We use it for all the different websites we create, from small business websites to ecommerce sites.
Can you convert my existing website into WordPress?
Yes, we can migrate your website to WordPress. However it's important you don't lose any search engine visibility in the process, so we'll cover that too.
If WordPress is free, why do I pay for your services?
WordPress is free to use. We charge you for design and development services but once your site is finished, you don't have to pay any ongoing costs for using the platform itself.
How long does it take to see results from SEO?
Google has personally answered this one for you. They say that in most cases SEO can take between 4 months to a year to help your business first implement improvements and then see potential benefit.
What is web hosting?
Web hosting is required in order to get your website online. It is the space that you 'rent' which houses your web files and allows users to access your site and the information contained on it.
Can I purchase my own domain?
Go ahead. Once you've sorted your domain out, we can take things from there. But if you need help, feel free to ask.