Archive for the ‘Project Management’ Category

Affordable web sites for Wilmington NC

Friday, May 22nd, 2009

If you are operating on a low budget and need a decent website, we can help. We have a program in place to help small business begin their web presence with a fairly inexpensive website.

– Up to 5 pages
– Static website
– Simple web design
– Hosting and email provided
– Domain registration
– Contact form
– CMS

Starting at $999.99

Call or email today for more information.

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Don’t settle for cheap work

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

I was scanning Craigslist looking for some work and saw someone looking for a web developer at $7 an hour. You gotta be kidding me. I can make more than that working at Home Depot.

If you are a developer or designer, never settle for less than what you think you deserve. If you are good, then charge it.

Someone else made a comment about this on Craigslist – here was his/her comment:

“There have been many postings lately asking for designers/coders/who knows what and offering practically minimum wage. That is despicable. I have personally found that 30 dollars is the bare minimum (I was charging that while still in school).

And anyone who is thinking of taking a job at anything less than 30 an hour (unless you have no experience and it is a very good internship), please reconsider, it hurts and cheapens our profession.”

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How we charge for websites

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

We require 50% up front and 50% when the site is complete. That way, you secure our time so we can begin working on the site.

For example, let’s say I have 2 customers, A and B. Customer A is willing to pay 50% up front but Customer B does not. Whose site do you think I’m going to work on first?

Let’s say I spend 2 weeks working on a design for Customer B who did not pay a deposit. Customer B decides to leave and let a competitor work on their website. I just spent 2 weeks, not getting paid, not working on another site and not out looking for more work.

I am interested in how other designers and developers out there charge for their websites/projects. Feel free to leave a comment.

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Hire a web designer

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

Looking for a web designer? Looking for a web developer? Looking for someone who can help you update your existing site?

Look no further! We can help! Call us today for a free consultation and quote – 1.910.538.6731
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Christian Band Web Design

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Are you in a Christian band? Need a website to promote your next album? We can help! 

Call us today to get a free quote! 1.910.538.6731
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NC Website Builder

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Looking for a website builder? Look no further – we provide a full array of web services from design, development, programming, SEO and more.

Call us today for a free quote! 1.910.538.6731
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Web Page Design in Wilmington NC

Wednesday, September 24th, 2008

Whether you need one page or 30, we can help! Maybe you don’t know how many pages you need – that’s ok; we can guide you and help you decide what you need based upon your current and future needs.

Call us today for a free quote on your next website! 1.910.538.6731
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Web design by Industry

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

Every now and then I will get a call from someone asking if I do “_________” websites. Sometimes it’s dating, sports, or photography. Usually I say yes, because although I have not created a website for every single industry out there known to man, I do have the ability to learn about that specific industry and create something relevant and professional.

So, with that said, here are some other industry specific websites that I can develop and design:
Architecture Websites
Photography Websites
Restaurant Websites
Educational Websites
Entertainment Websites
Insurance Agent Websites
Non Profit Websites
Real Estate Websites
Religious or Christian Websites
Technology Websites
Travel and Vacation Websites
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Web Consultant/Consulting

Friday, August 1st, 2008

Impulse now offers a brand new web consulting service. Who may need a web consultant you ask?

1. If you are in the middle of a project and need some guidance on how to complete the project.
2. If you are currently working with another developer but need someone to help manage and guide the project to completion.
3. You are fed up with your current developer who is over budget and out of time.
4. You have a web project but are not sure where to start or how to implement your ideas onto the web.
Contact Impulse today! 1.910.538.6731
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Local web designer/programmer for hire

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

Why hire local?

1. They probably speak English.
2. You are supporting your local businesses and economy.
3. You are dealing with someone who understands what your clients are looking for and expect.
4. Less problems with communication barriers because time zones are the same and you can meet in person.
5. You can ask around and find out about a company’s reputation and references.
6. You pay for what you get.
7. Buy cheap you pay twice.
My 2 cents.
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