Wix Alternative E-Commerce Websites
Wix, for a basic business website costs approximately $40 per month, or just under $500 per year (based on exchange rate 28/6/2019) AUD.
Almond Digital Technologies can provide for the client the same platform on WordPress for $149, and this website is hosted on Australian servers at the cost of $4 per month. This works out to be under $200 per year, a significant cost saving for businesses.
Almond Digital Technologies provides also 24 hour support, full instructions, including videos and user documentation to support customers in converting to the web platform. In addition, clients can request a trial WordPress website for one month.
MID RANGE E-COMMERCE SITE
For $650 a customer can have a fully built e-commerce website, complete with a starter SEO package. Hosting costs are around $4 per month, based on Zuver’s current prices (June 2019).
FULLY CUSTOMISED E-COMMERCE SITE
For a fully custom designed website, the charge is $2500, and this includes the choice of up to 3 wireframe designs.
All e-commerce sites include basic installation of merchant gateways, and where appropriate added product listings of up to 20 products. For more products, customers will have to make application for a custom quote.
To set up a Facebook Business Page, this costs $150.
BASIC ONE PAGE BUSINESS WEBSITE
For a basic one page WordPress Website, this costs $150.
SEO PACKAGES/DIGITAL MARKETING PACKAGES
BASIC SEO PACKAGE
Businesses have a range of options when it comes to Search Engine Optimisation. For the basic package this includes:
- An initial keyword research report, and recommendations for SEO
- One article per week
- Two social media posts per week
- Listings in two directory sites
The Basic SEO package is $400, this is for one month and includes an initial setup fee. For ongoing SEO, this costs $150 per week after the first month.
Customers can pay for packages in advance for 3 months, and receive a five percent discount.
PLATINUM SEO PACKAGE
This package includes a $1000 setup fee, includes setup of an Instagram account, and the following; ongoing costs are $250 per week.
- The basic package includes as well as three articles per week
- Three social media posts per week
- Google My Local Business Site
FULL LUXE AUTOMATION PACKAGE
The full automation package that includes absolutely everything is the Bentley of the Almond Digital Technologies range. This includes.
- Everything in the basic and platinum packages
- A social media robot, talking to other Instagram accounts and gaining followers, liking posts and making comments on other people’s accounts.
The Full Luxe Automation Package also includes Google Adwords Setup and Management, with a set budget for your keywords of $75 per week. Google Adwords is fully managed, your SEO is fully managed, your social media is fully taken care of on both Facebook and Instagram.
This package is ideal for people who want to have a business run itself.
This package has an initial setup fee of $5000, and ongoing costs of $500 per week.
MARKETING AND CUSTOMER SERVICE ROBOTIC AGENTS
Minimum startup cost for a robot is $1800 for a robot that provides an acknowledgment of your customers, services bookings, and answers queries on your behalf 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. More complex robots can be created, price on application.
POINT OF SALE AND SECURITY SYSTEMS
Security Systems can be provided by the Brisbane Computer Repair division, Mobile POS Systems can be setup and provided on site for $500.
CUSTOM ENTERPRISE SOFTWARE AND DATABASES
We can provide SMS bulk marketing software, customer management software and onboarding solutions, and also database management for secure handling of your customer’s details.
We can also provide you with security software for your business information technology. These solutions are provided by price on application.