FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

General Questions

What is your process like?

We understand that the world of web design can be intimidating, which is why we try to make things as transparent & clear as possible. You'll get a better feel for how we do things, by visiting Our Process page

Can I see some of your previous work?

Yes! Please visit our portfolio page to take a closer look at some of our work.

Keep in mind that many of our clients require us to not disclose our work with them. These projects are not included in our portfolio of work. 

What is WordPress?

WordPress is the world's most popular website platform. We use it as the framework for all the websites we build. 

How long will it take to build my website?

Your project timeline will depend on the size & complexity of the site build. Most of our sites take 4-6 weeks to complete, which includes a testing period. However, we are often able to accommodate a much shorter turnaround when required.  

Budget Questions

How much does a website cost?

The price of our website varies considerably depending on the project's size & complexity. Most sites we build range between $2,500-$5,000. 

Do you do pro-bono work?

We are typically able to take on 1 or 2 pro-bono projects per year. If you are a non-profit in need of a free website, you are welcome to fill out our application form

Will you work for equity in my company?

No.

Services Questions

Will you train me how to use my website?

Yes! We love to enable our clients to manager however much of their site they want. We are glad to build in one-on-one training time into your proposal. We also offer some excellent video training for on-demand tutorials. 

Is SEO included with my new website?

We build our websites with SEO in mind, and do lots of work up front that will help you hit the ground running in terms of search reach. However, it is important to understand that SEO is not "set it and forget it." For continued SEO growth, you may be interested in signing up for an ongoing SEO package

Will you write the content for my site?

We stick with what we know best, and that is web design! We do not do any copywriting for our clients, although we are happy to connect you with an excellent writer should you not wish to write your site content yourself. 

Can you design my logo?

We do not do graphic design work, such as logo creation. However, we have some great graphic designers in our network, and are happy to connect you with someone who can help.

Can you help me with my social media?

We do not currently offer social media management services, but we do have some great folks in our network, and would be glad to connect you. 

Technical Questions

If you don’t see the answer to your question here, please check out our glossary!

What is a domain?

Your domain is your website address; often it ends in .com or .org. The domain for Dahl House Designs is dahlhousedesigns.com.

If you don't already have a domain, we would be happy to secure one for you. 

What is hosting?

A website host is where your website files are stored. Hosting services allow your users to view & interact with your website.

We offer hosting to our Care & Maintenance clients

What is SEO?

SEO, or Search Engine Optimization, is the process of helping your website be found by search engines such as Google, Bing, and Yahoo.