Mumbai Code has created this FAQ page to answer many of the frequently asked questions we get asked.
I’m new to this whole website thing, how does it work?
It is simpler than you believe. You can read about our process to get a grip on it.
What does it cost to build a website?
The cost of a website depends on various factors, just like the cost of a house. Though our website projects generally start in the $2,000 range (about INR 1,50,000) for basic business sites and range upward depending on your unique needs.
How long does it take to design and build a website?
The time it takes to produce a website depends on the size and complexity of your site and the quality of content that you have ready to go. A basic website typically takes around 4 weeks from beginning to end.
Do I need my own domain name and web hosting?
Yes, but we can help you get this set up and we can work with your existing provider. We also offer to host your site on our servers for a small fee. We recommend this, in fact.
What is web hosting?
Web hosting is a service that allows your website to be viewed on the Internet. It’s basically a computer housed in a data centre that runs your website and email.
Will my website work on mobile devices?
Yes it will. All the websites we design work on all devices. Depending on your requirements we can design and develop your site using responsive design so that the site is optimised for mobile devices.
Do you do ecommerce/Online Store websites?
Yes, very much-ly!
What is a Content Management System?
A Content Management System allows you to maintain the pages of your website yourself, without the need for any technical skills. A CMS allows you to edit and add pages, images, products or blog entries to your website. No additional software is required – all you need is a web browser and an internet connection.
Do you provide training?
Yes we provide all our clients with training on maintaining their website.
Can you help me with Social Media and Email Marketing?
We sure can. As part of your project we can include social media and email marketing services.
What is Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)?
Search Engine Optimisation is all about getting your website higher up in the search results on search engines such as Google. The higher up the results you are the more traffic (and customers) you’re likely to get.
There are many aspects that go into achieving good SEO, and one of the most important is the copy (words) on your website. Focus on well written, keyword rich and appropriate content is the key.
Do you write the content for my site?
We can and do, because we are an advertising agency with copywriters on our staff. It is an extra service over and above site building so will be charged at standard rates depending on the requirement.
Can you design my logo?
We are an advertising agency with a full fledged art team, so we do logos and branding as an extra service for our website clients at standard rates.
What is a domain name?
A domain name is your address on the internet. Typically this would be something like yourcompany.com or yourcompany.co.in.