1. How do I update my website and please suggest me the best way of doing it?
Definitely why not! we will research and analyze your current website, discuss your objectives and will help you to redesign your website accordingly keeping in mind your goals.
2. I do not know anything and don’t have any idea where to start?
The best way to start learning is by doing it yourself that’s the advice from David Kadavy, author of- Design for Hackers. Therefore before stepping into web design thing, you need to research, learn and start working on it. You can also hire a suitable web design and developer as per your choice is concerned.
3. What software does CodeBlend Labs use to design, test and deploy websites?
Codeblend Labs professionals use Macromedia Dreamweaver which produces HTML code with clarity that meets W3C validation standards in comparison to other products. Apart from this, we also use various in-house software’s which refines the code in order to ensure that it meets the web design standards and Macromedia Fireworks, Flash and Adobe Photoshop for Web graphics as they provide graphics that load quickly to not keep your visitors waiting. Unlike other competition and freelance web designers, we use all licensed software.
4. Why do I need to hire any professional web design company for designing my websites?
A Lot of people want to know the answer to this so let me tell you why? Hiring a professional web design company helps you with all the components of your brand-new website as it works together from the start. A modern website way is better than just a bit of code with few words and images in it. A web design company has required resources which is time and cost-effective for it to succeed in the long run.
5. How long does it take to design a website for my business?
It totally depends on the basic requirement of our clients. Usually, at first, we provide the estimated timeline for your project. If you already have the content written for your site then the design process begins promptly. It indeed helps to finish the project quickly. Content must be in electronic format. In the absence of having your copy completed before the design process begins can ultimately lead to a delay in the completion of your website.
6. I already have a website, but I want to change the old design into new so can you help?
Absolutely why not! We will research and analyze your current website, discuss your goals, objectives and then restructure your website accordingly.
7. Once my website is live, what I have to do to maintain it?
Marketing of the website needs to be performed on an everyday basis. New content needs to be put in order to keep the site up-to-date, interesting and captivating. Monitoring the website traffic and analyzing the keywords equally to reach the maximum target audience. You also need to have an idea of where and what time of the day the traffic is maximum or minimum and take action accordingly to improve it. It requires to monitor the emails or requests generated by the visitors of your website and responding to them as quickly as possible as it showcases a good image of your business.
Cost of the website:
Domain registration, email and website hosting, renewals are the minimum yearly costs for any website. Only if it’s an e-commerce website which approves data in secure forms, you need to renew an SSL certificate on a yearly basis. Unless you purchase it for multiple years. If your website is very popular and crosses the standard bandwidth, additional bandwidth charges may apply on that Some website owners choose to market their website more often like making regular updates, sending emails, newsletters, etc. Ongoing costs completely depends on how exactly you wish to make use of your website.
8. What will you need from me to design my website?
For designing and formatting your Website you need to provide us with few
additional things such as PowerPoint presentations, video files, articles, soft copy of forms for download (optional) which can be incorporated if you have them.
9. What is the difference between a “static” and “dynamic” website?
A Static or dynamic are two main types of website. A static site is written in plain HTML and what is inside the code of the page is displayed to the user whereas Dynamic site is written using a server-side scripting language such as PHP, ASP, JSP, Coldfusion.
10. What can be done to assure that my site is optimized for the user?
As a rule of thumb, your home page must not take more than 8 seconds to open as it can risk losing your visitors because people online usually want immediate gratification. Graphics must be optimized to load fast and you can save your slower loading pages for later when you get the visitors attention. Your website should mainly cater to the needs of your target audience and should be very easy to navigate so that your visitors don’t get lost.
All web pages are optimized for it to load quickly hence we move all common code, i.e., code which is loaded on every page to a separate page which only loaded by the browser once & cached for the other pages. We remove all the unused HTML tags, white space so that page size is reduced and it loads fast. We optimize all the graphics to get the best quality at the lowest size possible for it to load quickly. we also make use of server compression that reduces the download time by an order of magnitude if the website is hosted on our web servers.