Having a Website for your business is no longer a choice in 2020, it’s a need. To top that off, stats show that users take merely ‘0.05 seconds’ to form an opinion about your website. If you are thinking ‘that’s way too less time to pass judgements’, well, it can’t be helped; because users are spoilt with choice. They will simply go to your competitors. Thus, if your business is to survive, you need a website; and not merely any website, but one which is well designed. If you are thinking along the same lines, your next question should be ‘What is the Website Development Cost in India?’ Because, let’s be true, budget is a very important factor.
As a Website Development Company in Bangalore, we at Techasoft always get a cost enquiry from a number of users. Truthfully, it is rather difficult to give an exact number, as it varies according to the type of website, and the features required within it. Roughly put, on an average, Website Development Cost in India can vary from anywhere around Rs. 2,500 to Rs. 5,00,000/-. It depends upon which type of website you wish to develop. Also, there are various features required (or not) such as the Domain and Hosting cost of the Website, the Designing cost, the content cost, E-commerce functionality cost, SEO cost, Social Media marketing cost, etc.; which decide the final cost.
Types Of Websites With Their Tentative Costs:
A Corporate Website includes information about your company along with its services. A corporate website built by a developer should cost around Rs. 20,000-50,000/.
Product Catalogue Website:
Product Catalogue Websites are those which are developed to display the categories and products. Thus, your customers can view them and send enquiries. The cost varies from Rs. 40,000-1,00,000/.
An E-commerce Website is your online storefront and you need to develop one if you wish to sell your products/services online. Here along with displaying the information and catalogue of products; there is the need to integrate Ecommerce functionalities which cost you approximately Rs. 50,000-1,50,000/
User-based Website or web portals require features such as user signup and login, profile creation and searching, etc. These types of websites require complexity of work and thus the costs may vary according to your demands and it may cost you as much as Rs. 2,00,000 – 8,00,00/.
The Website Development Cost in India varies according to the types of websites; because of the various factors and features which may or may not be a part of the website. Below we are listing some of the basic features and the costs which can be incurred on them.
Factors Involved In Creation Of Various Types Of Websites With Their Tentative Costs:
Obtaining a domain name for your website is the first and foremost step in Website Development. GoDaddy, Google, BlueHost, HostGator, etc. are some domain selling agencies from where you can choose; which you have to renew every year. The Domain Name costs around Rs. 200-50,000/- per year. Premium domains cost higher.
After obtaining a Domain name, the next step is to find a hosting service provider. Some Website Development Companies provide free hosting for the first year; however, past that year, you have to pay for the hosting. Hosting services costs anywhere about Rs. 1,000-10,000/- pear year. If you are looking for hosting services for a Professional Website with custom applications and business operations, it the cost may even rise upto Rs. 1,00,000/-
The Design of the website is what the users see the first and is the most deciding factor for the cost of Website Development. Website Designing costs about Rs. 10,000 to 1,00,000/-. If you are looking for exclusive custom designs, the cost may reach Rs. 3,00,000/. Website Design includes factors such as Website Themes, Logo, Images etc. With Google algorithm becoming Mobile-first, there is also the need for investing in making a Responsive Website Design which can be accessed from any device. Responsive Designs cost Rs. 1,000-5,000/.
Website Content Writing:
Content is the most important aspect of any website and costs of a copywriter or content agency is unavoidable. In fact you need to choose wisely as your content will represent you. Copywriters in India charge from about Rs. 500-3,000/ page.
If you require your website to have E-commerce functionality such as product catalogue, shopping cart, etc, you’ll have to incur extra cost for E-commerce Integration into your website which can cost anywhere around Rs. 2,000-60,000/.
Once your website is designed and developed, there is a need to maintain the proper functioning of your website after the launch. Website Developers offer a yearly maintenance service to keep a check on the function of your website. You need to allocate some amount for that Maintenance costs falls between Rs. 15,000-50,000/.
Apart from the above features, some extra optional features can be a part & parcel of your Web Development Budget. While choosing your Website Development Agency or a Website Developer, don’t just look for lowest prices but good reviews, or you can just approach us!