A full WordPress design and development project begins at $1200+, and includes the creation and implementation of a completely custom design. This package is intended for bloggers, speakers, authors, or small businesses, and is applicable to a new website or redesign of existing website. Also included in this rate is any necessary migration, domain changes, and the setup of one firstname.lastname@example.org email address*, as well as the creation and/or connection of subscription services.
Please note: The final project investment will depend on the scope of the project. For example, any additional features such as e-commerce, event calendars, or sliders will increase the project scope and total investment.
The basic WordPress setup and design installation begins at $600+. This package is intended for bloggers, speakers, authors, or small businesses and includes any necessary migration, setup of new WordPress site, installation of basic design elements (header, grab button, and social media icons), and one font change. Also included in this rate is the setup of one email@example.com email address*, and connection of existing subscription services.
Please note: This does not include the creation of design elements or any design fees. Rather, this is the implementation of graphics created by a designer of your choice. This also does not include the creation of the subscription account or the email template (MailChimp or MadMimi), which is billed separately. Any additional features such as e-commerce, event calendars, or sliders will require additional fees as well.
Brand new WordPress site setup begins at $500+. This includes purchase of the domain, setup of new host account, and installation of WordPress, the Genesis Framework, and a Genesis Child Theme. Also included in this rate is the setup of one firstname.lastname@example.org email address*, connection of existing subscription service (such as Feedburner or MailChimp).
Please note: This does not include the creation of the subscription account or the email template (MailChimp or MadMimi), which is billed separately.
Moving one website from Blogger to WordPress(.org) or WordPress.com to WordPress.org is billable at $250+. This includes import of all content, redirect of domain, and update of feeds and other Google settings. Migrations from other services, such as Weebly or Wix, will be quoted on a case-by-case basis.
Please note: This does not include theme installation or any customization.
Monthly Maintenance Packages can be purchased in one of three packages. These packages are available for either 6-month or 12-month contracts at slightly reduced rates, or a month-by-month basis at full price.
View available packages here.
All blog and social media management services are billable at $50 an hour. This includes editing and scheduling blog posts, scheduling Facebook and Twitter updates (with content provided by the client), and connecting the site or various apps to the desired social media platforms.
All WordPress training or resolution of site issues is billable at $50 an hour. This also includes WordPress, theme, and plugin updates, as well as plugin and/or functionality changes and additions, and various site updates and maintenance. Technical support is offered via phone, email, or Skype, and is also billable time.
Any individual services – such as assistance with email account issues, subscription service setup or change, and any updates to page or site content (not involving programming) – are billable at $50 an hour (for Genesis Framework based sites) – $65 an hour (for non-Genesis sites) with a 15-minute minimum.
RSS Feed Template and Campaign Creation is billed at $50 each. (Either the template or the campaign creation would be billed at $25 each.)
Any site maintenance or technical services – such as addition or configuration of new plugins, etc. – are all billable at $50 an hour (for Genesis Framework based sites) – $65 an hour (for non-Genesis sites).
Any services requiring immediate attention are subject to an emergency fee, and are billable at $100 an hour, with a 30-minute minimum.
*Additional email@example.com email accounts are billed at $20 each.
Please note: Time is billed accurately to the minute beginning after a 15-minute minimum.
E-commerce setup, large site (re)designs, book launches, forums, and other more complex projects’ rates will be determined on a per project basis. Please contact me for details.
Please be aware that these rates are not all-inclusive. Each project will be evaluated based on the site size, the client’s needs, and the time investment involved.