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ECOMMERCE SITE PROPOSAL
June 8, 2023
Welcome Travis and Mara,
Thank you for considering BELL Branding Solutions for your new eCommere web site design & development.
I enjoyed our zoom call and present the following proposal. It spells out our ‘deliverables’, benefits, design and content features for you.
Let me know if you have any questions?
Benefits of Our Design and Platform
(developed with ‘open source’ architecture)
- Built-in Content Management System (CMS)
Your WordPress site will be developed using ‘the latest, 2023’ platform and custom ecommerce Divi Child theme to achieve the brand strategies per our discussion and future concepts upon our build.
- Our Platform Increases Your Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
As an added value, your site will be optimized for easy publishing and the changing of content. Fresh and unique content is essential for getting good search engine rankings. All pages will be built using SEO best practices.
- Blog Posts
Enjoy having the ability to post latest news, product updates and features in a “blog” format that will allow your content to be presented as “latest entry” first and will utilize the built-in archive feature that will organize your content automatically.
Our platform offers plug-ins with features that can be incorporated into your site and the functionality is virtually limitless. Plug-ins for Social Media integration (Facebook and Twitter), photo galleries, forms, Google Maps, Video and RSS feeds and more…
- Ease of Use
Although WordPress, being very robust, simple edits can be done by you or if you choose to have us do it for you, that works to at a minimum of $75.00.
eCommerce Deliverables 1
BELL Branding Solutions will develop your site map showing the navigation of the site and where each supporting page will be located within the navigation, specifically designed for a ecommerce site.
- Home Page Design
Your home page will reflect your new branding elements. Logo, colors and marketing appeal. Custom background, header, footer and navigation. Per our discussions.
- Sub-page Design
Your sub-page design will reflect the design elements from the home page. Granted, most subpages will be unique to the materials submitted and designed using the same color scheme from your home page.
- Site Features
The following features are included with your design.
-Built-In Content Managment System (CMS) Site is client-editable – WordPress/DIVI Builder
-Built-In Search Engine Optimization (SEO) – Your ecommerce site will be designed with SEO best practices.
-Page custom titles
-Page Meta Descriptions and Page Meta Keywords. This is also client editable. *Further SEO services are available .
-Blog/Article Section, if desired.
-Social Media Tie-In – Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn, links to your social pages
-Google Maps – Located on the Contact Us Page, if desired
-Site Search for shop products when needed.
-Email Sign Up: if applicable
-Product photo’s to be supplied by Mara
-Form to Email – Typically found on the ‘contact us’ page and global footer
eCommerce Deliverables 2
- Product Count
Up to 20 products. Further product submission to be determined when needed.
- Content Writing
We prefer to have our clients send us the content/writing. This includes information about who you are, your products, services, and team members. You will be able to add and change out content at any time.We can assist you in the creation of your content for an additional $50 per hour.
The use of images is important in creating the right look and feel of your website and professional representation of your products and services. To be supplied from Putamus Design.
Supplied videos, for each product will be posted on your site and pulled from your YouTube channel. Video editing and creative services are available upon request.
- Hosting and Installation of Your Platform
BELL Branding Solutions hosting package for your site will reside on our business account with Siteground, includes the following monthly maintenance: weekly/monthly management of WP updates, plugins, sithe health, traffic stats, file management, speed, SSL certificate, daily back ups and security. Yearly fee: 20.00/mo. $240.00
- Cross Browser Testing
BELL Branding Solutions will perform website testing to ensure appropriate consistency, appearance and functionality across the following web browsers:
Microsoft Edge, most recent
Firefox, most recent
Safari, most recent
Google Chrome, most recent
Opera, most recent
- On-going Support
As part of your platform package, we will be available to support you at no additional cost for 30 days from web launch. We understand that there can be some tweaking and minor editing after the initial launch and are committed to getting it where you want it from the start. Any major redesign work will create a new proposal.
PROJECT ESTIMATEEcommerce Web Development
- SITE COST: $3,000. less $500 referral credit per Mara.
- Includes deliverables listed in proposal.
- HOSTING: First year free from date of this proposal.
- SSL CERTIFICATE: Included
DEPOSITWe accept credit cards
- TIMELINE: 30-60 days on initial build.
- OUT OF SCOPE: requests will be agreed upon in advance and invoiced at $75.00/hour.
- *Down payment to secure schedule development date. $750.00 to be applied towards deposit when project starts.