81% of people research a business or service online prior to making a purchase decision. How can a website help your business?
Depending on your business requirements, the cost to hire a website designer to develop website is between $800 and $4,000. Some agencies could charge it up to $12,000 for extra services such as custom design, SEO services, and annual maintenance.
Domain and hosting renewal are compulsory to maintain a website. Yearly fee for .com domain is $65, .com.sg is $80. Shared hosting fee is normally $400-500. VPS servers range from $2,000 to $10,000 depending on the server requirements such as CPU, Memory, bandwidth, control panel and etc.
Yes, you can build free website using tools such as Google My Business free sites (example: yourwebsite.business.site), WIX and etc. For most of website builders, you can get access to hundreds of templates and tools for free with very limited storage and bandwidth. However, you will need to upgrade to Premium (Paid) packages to connect a custom domain, remove ads, and faster technical support.
Generally, the 4 platforms serve different purposes. WordPress is an open-source website builder in which we are able to integrate plugins to add functions and yes, WordPress is very useful for Search Engine Optimization (SEO).
ClickFunnels is great to be used as a sales funnel builder to sell products and generate more leads. ClickFunnels email broadcasting automation and follow-up funnels are really powerful!
Wix is great if you want to build a basic website yourself. The monthly fee is inexpensive. Shopify is as similar as Wix, however, their platform is better than eCommerce store platforms in terms of technology and inventory management.