We frequently receive lots of e-mails from prospective clients who require further information to help them understand the web design and development process and the elements required.
Below you will find answers to some of our most frequently asked questions, however, feel free to Contact Us if you require more information and assistance.
How long does it take to develop a website?
A – The time it takes to complete a web development project depends on various factors such as: the size of the project, customer deadlines and how quickly clients provide required information. Generally, the average design and development project takes 2 to 4 weeks.
Can I make changes to my site after the work is completed and how do I make those changes?
A – Yes, changes can be made to the website by our team at Creative Engine Jamaica or by the client using the provided content management system. All clients will be given access to a user-friendly content management system that allows real-time changes to be made to sites.
Are websites developed by you compatible with all web browsers?
A – Yes, all websites are developed to be W3c compliant and takes into consideration all major web browsers and their differences. Functionality and accurate presentation is guaranteed across all major browsers.
Can I choose you to design my website and use my own web hosting?
A – Yes, you may use a different hosting provider and we will upload the completed website for you. You would need to provide your ftp server or web host control panel details and username and password.
What information is required of the client before any web development project commences?
A – Initially, our team will meet with prospective clients to ascertain all needs, grasp a good understanding of the clients’ business and goals, then provide feedback regarding all elements that will be required to make the project a success.
In general, we will need product/service information, company history, employee profiles, contact details, pictures of products/employees and a completed questionnaire provided by us.
Are websites developed by Creative Engine Jamaica secure against hackers and other malicious threats?
A – Yes, all sites developed by Creative Engine Jamaica are secured based on the prevailing standards at the time of development. Sites will have the ability easily integrate future security updates and fixes.
Do you offer any discounts?
A – Yes, we offer discounts for schools and non-profit organizations
What is the difference between Web Design & Web Development?
A – The terms web design and web development are often used interchangeably. However, its important to note there are distinct differences.
Web design is the process of designing the web site’s layout which often includes all graphical elements that will make the site visually appealing. This process aims to achieve goals relating to the clients’ image.
Web Development describes the programming that is required to make the website functional, interactive and constructs the “back end.” The back end is not seen by visitors and provides the framework for maintaining functionality and security.