How much does a website cost?
If you're looking to build a new website or update an existing one, you've probably already done some research into the costs involved. It is important to understand that the price of building a website can vary depending on various factors, such as the purpose of the website, the size and complexity of the website, and the desired features and integrations.
We give here some guidelines for what to expect regarding the cost of building a website. We hope this information will help you make an informed decision about the investment budget for your website project.
Our target price for building your website
Below you'll find our target prices for different types of websites. Please note that these prices depend on your specific needs and the design of the website, so it is important to contact us for an exact quote.
These prices do not include any additional plugin licenses, graphic design and hosting.
Our target price for a regular website starts at € 2900. This includes development, integration of your corporate identity, training of the webmaster and launch of the website.
Simple ecommerce website
Our target price for an e-commerce website with a number of simple products with variants starts at € 4900. This is development and configuration, integration of your corporate identity, integration with a payment system, and launch of the website.
Keep in mind that the prices for an e-commerce can add up very quickly.
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For more complex e-commerce websites with a large diverse product catalog, integrations with external systems and a link to your accounting system can significantly influence the price. Contact us for additional advice or a target price tailored to the needs of your store.
Learning platform LMS (Learning Management System) website
Our target price for an LMS website starts at € 5900. This includes development, configuration of the learning platform tailored to your company, and launch of the website.
Member administration and members website
Our target price for a member website starts at € 3900. This includes development, integration of your corporate identity, member management with administrative automations, integration of a member registration system, and launch of the website.
The above prices are always about building a website starting from an existing template that we adapt to the house style of your company.
If you unique design want, this will cost more than using an already existing template. One must here web designer come in handy to visualize your specific wishes.
Our target price to build a custom template based on a new design starts at € 1900. This price is in addition to building the website itself and is highly dependent on the size and complexity of the website. As always, it is important to contact us for an exact quote as the actual price will depend on your specific needs.
Our prices for hosting a standard website start at 250 euros per year. (incl. security and maintenance.)
The price for hosting an E-commerce, LMS or Membership Administration website starts at 490 euros per year.
Keep in mind that the complexity and the number of visitors will affect this price.
Licenses and additional plugins
The use of your website operating system is free. (WordPress and Magento are open-source and require no licensing fees).
However, there are also several plugins available for your website in one free version and a "pro” (paid) version. The free version of a plugin often offers the basic functions of the plugin, while the “pro” version contains additional features and options.
It's hard to say which version of a plugin is best for you, as it sometimes depends on your specific needs and goals. Only iIf a Pro license is opportune, we always consult with you and simply calculate the license costs 1-on-1.
For reference: An average site has an average of 1 or 2 pro plugins active. The average price of a pro plugin is around 65 Euro per year.
Price for the takeover of an existing website
If you already have an existing website, but want to have it taken over by Studio Mikado, we also offer this service.
Our experienced developers and designers will thoroughly analyze your website and identify any problems, such as security issues, poor performance, or a clumsy user interface. We will then work with you to create a plan to improve and optimize the website so that it better meets your needs.
Our target price for taking over an existing website starts at €680, depending on the size and complexity of the website.
As always, it is important to contact us for a precise quote as the actual price will depend on the state of your current website and your specific needs.
The 'real' price of a successful website
It is important to emphasize that the price of a successful website is not only in its development! Once the website is online only taken the first step and your online journey really starts.
Invest in one good strategy at the start and additional investment after launch for strong content (SEO) and digital marketing make the big difference with every website. So provide sufficient budget for continued growth after the launch.
Our personal approach
Do you have any questions regarding the cost of your new website?
Be in direct contact with the person who will accompany you in building and managing your website. We are happy to listen to your story and advise you within the possibilities of your budget.