Webmaster

Webmaster

As webmaster for certain clients, EMG takes care of the heavy lifting required to maintain a site once it is built and published. Sites simply do not take care of themselves, and there are considerations beyond just updating a blog, moderating comments, or uploading a new video. Certain clients prefer to spend more time on their core business site content vs. maintaining their website. For example: if you had a traditional business, you might...

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eCommerce: Cost to build website

eCommerce: Cost to build website

How much does an eCommerce website cost to build and host?  We are asked this question a lot, and while it is very hard to answer – we’ve prepared this generic chart to give you an idea of the full scope of work involved to help our clients understand the complexity and potential cost. eCommerce website costs could range from $5 thousand to over $5 million, depending on the platform and requirements. eCommerce also requires that...

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EMG Web Hosting

EMG Web Hosting

It is certainly not required that EMG clients host their websites on EMG servers.  EMG has many clients that host their sites on a variety of hosts such as GoDaddy, HostGator, etc.  The fact is, clients that host their sites on EMG servers require a high greater level of service offered by almost any web host on the market.  Specifically – web development and website maintenance.  It should also be understood that EMG has specific requirements...

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Terms and Policies

Terms and Policies

EMG presents every client with a quote for services.  That quote is honored with no hidden charges as long as the scope of work is adhered to by the client.  Should the client wish to alter the scope in mid-project; a revised quote will be presented and agreed upon to ensure both parties have a full understanding of the work to be performed, and the payment for services.  There may be times when a task simply cannot or does not need to be...

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Multi-Site Networks

Multi-Site Networks

EMG has become expert at developing multi-site and multi-store networks for clients.  Wordpress multi-site networks help businesses create “multiple personalities” that can be managed under one roof – so to speak.  It is a great way to gain brand recognition for subsidiaries or products, or private-label for certain clients, or separate functionality for users/customers – all while being able to manage the various sites under one...

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Why EMG uses WordPress

Why EMG uses WordPress

Because we’ve heard too many client web-horror stories! WordPress is a powerful Website Creation Tool and Content Management System (CMS), but it’s just one tool in the vast EMG toolbox. You can do some pretty amazing things with WordPress for all kinds of marketing and, for clients that are not necessarily web-savvy, WP is easy to comprehend and maintain. WP is an Open Source software which allows it to be used free of cost. You...

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