1. Website designOur view in website design: Website design is of polytechnic work in project management field. It consists of proposal with analysis, graphic design, program and data base development, user testing and internet marketing, etc.. It’s very easy to finish a simple, rough website. But it’s difficult to well build and operate a website, which requires the abilities based on following professional knowledge and technique.
Thoroughly detailed analysis of projects + Professional graphic skill + Professional programming skill + Good client servicesThe most important facet of the website is meeting the aesthetics, friendly use and quickly gets the information, not only meet the demand from the website administrator (our client). So we need to think about the potential questions from the website user side from the beginning to the end since the initial contact and the project planed and operating.
2. Successful built of a website needs to execute by professional teamA successful web project should be executed by four kinds of people consist of high-level team cooperation.
Professional graphic designer + Professional html(div,css) designer + Professional programmer + Rich experience of project coordinatorIf it’s a very simple website without database support, then programmer will not take part in it.
3. The quote of the website will fluctuate with the difference of the project complexity and detail requirement of design.Clients often feel it unacceptable for the price of building a website. From the low-level to high-level, the price from different companies will be sharply different. Then how shall our clients make a decision?
In the below, it shows the advantages and disadvantages of these 2 types from different aspects.
|Template website||Customized website|
|1.Graphic design||Most of template websites have a similar design (one template would be used in more websites.) Generally only the text and pictures change. The whole design won’t be much good. The website would be rough.||Design starts from the selection of pictures and text font to the whole structure, which is according to the client‘s detail needs. Exquisite graphic design, there won’t be other similar websites.|
|2.Program development||Company who focus on template will provide many functional modules for clients to choose. But the modules can’t be changeable because they are sold as a copy.||Every function will be developed according to the detailed requirements and is customized changeable.|
|3.Compatibility and friendly usage||Most template websites use table + css to make the html pages. Many websites can’t meet the standard of W3C international and can’t be compatible with different web browsers. Since the html code of web pages are almost the same, it’s un-friendly to search engine.||Shanghai passionsource uses div + css to make html pages. It meets the standard of W3C international and compatible with different web browsers. It’s helpful to be friendly to search engine and benefits the rank in search engine.|
|4.Time frame||It takes much less time to finish the website. Although there are many templates for you to choose, the whole design and structure won’t be changed.||It takes long time to finish the website. After analysis of detailed requirement, we provide home page and one sub-page design first. All the sub-pages will go ahead after home page design comfirmed. Next is the backend of the website development. Then, website online testing. Finally website is online and maintenance afterwards. The time length of development would depend on the complexity of the website. Check our website design workflow.|
|5.Development expense||The price for a template is very low. It’s more suitable for companies who haven’t high judge criterion on the design & program and have less budget.||The price of customized website is a certain high. It’s more suitable for companies who have knowledge in Interenet & e-commerce and have high criterion on design and requirement of website customization.|
|6.Conclusion||Apparently, there are big differences in labor and time between the template and the customized. Firstly, enterprises should be clear with your own web design requirements when choosing the website design provider. Secondly, make a clear inquiry so as to avoid the gap from the sharp ratio of website investment and your expectation.|
Since our limited resources and energy, so far we only focus on customized website design. If you finally choose website customization, please check the price range of different web design solutions.