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Do you need a website but wondering about the cost to create a website in Singapore?
Perhaps you may already have a website and wondering about the redesigning cost.
Since there is no standard rate that Singapore web developers follow or charge, you may get different types of quotes & estimates from different website designers and companies. Sometimes these quotes may even confuse you.
Some of them may quote you as low as $1000 while others may quote you more than $5000.
If you want to know how much your website development should cost, you should read this blog post to the end.
Here you will get an idea about how much does it cost to hire a Singapore website developer for building your website.
In order to find out how much does it cost to hire a website developer in Singapore, you must first know about the different types of websites.
Usually, website developers take a 50% down payment to start the work and the remaining 50% upon work completion.
Not all the website builders in Singapore follow any standard norm. While some developers may ask you for a 50% down payment, others may ask for a 25% down payment. The payment terms totally depend on the policies of an individual website developer.
We charge $1200 to create a basic business website and for developing an e-commerce website, our plan starts $2800 only.
You can easily get a domain (.com) for just $15-$20 per annum. For the website hosting, you may end up paying between $100 to $200 per annum for a shared server.
We always suggest our clients to use WordPress to create a website affordably. You can also use WordPress themes & plugins to save on your website development cost.
There could be some recurring costs to maintain your website such as:
Although these are not hidden costs, you must know about these recurring charges before creating a website.
For a basic business website, it may take 2-3 weeks however to build an e-commerce store, it may take more than a month.
For a simple business website, you may end up paying between $1000 to $2000 however for an e-commerce website you may have to pay more than $3000.
Other than the development charges, you may have to pay some recurring costs such as:
Although you may get different quotes from different designers in Singapore to create a WordPress website, the average cost to build a basic website using WordPress should be between $1000 to $2000.
Well, there is no fixed price. The website design cost may vary depending on the scope of work (SOW) of your website. Some web developers in Singapore charge on an hourly basis however others may charge on a project basis.
In order to determine the cost to hire a web developer or create a website, you must first understand different types of websites and the effort required to build them.
If you want to create a website for your company wherein you can showcase the products & services that you offer, then you must hire a web developer who can build a WordPress website for you.
What’s the estimated cost to build a corporate website?
For building a corporate website, you may consider hiring a PHP developer or a WordPress developer who may charge you somewhere between $800 and $2000.
This price may vary depending upon the complexity and scope of your work.
Lets’s take 2 instances.
Case 1: If you want a corporate website for your business with below features, then your developer may charge you between $800-$1200:
This basic package usually doesn’t come with web hosting plan.
Case 2: If you need a website for your business with below features, then it should cost you between $1500-$2000:
Another type of website is e-commerce, wherein you can setup an online store & sell your products online.
The e-commerce developers in Singapore may charge you between $2000 and $5000. This cost can go up to $15000 or more depending upon the complexity of the work involved.
Again, let’s take 2 instances.
#1 Basic e-commerce website development cost ($2000 – $5000)
If you need a basic e-commerce website with below features, your website developer may charge you between $2000 and $5000:
#2 Advance Ecommerce website development cost ($5000+)
If you need an advance e-commerce website with below features, it may cost you more than $5000:
Do you want to showcase your products on the website and let users send enquiry? Then this type of website is for you.
These kind of websites don’t have payment gateways and are usually built to receive enquiries from the customers.
In other words, if you don’t need a comprehensive e-commerce website but just a product catalog to display the categories and products, this website will fulfil your needs.
Since there is no need to integrate e-commerce features on a product catalog website, your web developer may charge you between $1500 and $2500 only.
In a product catalog website package you can get below features:
Now, this kind of website is not standard or have any pre-defined features.
Usually, these websites have features like users signup/login, profile creation, profile searching, seeking quotes etc. They are also known as web portal.
To develop web portals or user-based websites, you must always hire a highly experienced developer who can build a robust website for you.
Also, there is no fixed charges that a website developer may charge for development of a web portal. But in this blog post, we will share an example of a web portal and discuss about its costing.
If you need a web portal for tuition agency, cars buying & selling, property searching, buying & selling or job search with below features, a website developer can charge you between $10000 to $20000 for development of such websites. The cost may vary depending upon the complexity of work involved.
A directory website has two major sections.
First section is for the businesses to signup & showcase their company details there.
The second section is for the users who are searching for a specific product or services in their local area.
You can also charge businesses to pay you a monthly subscription fee along with the additional charges to showcase their company on homepage or top of the listings.
For this kind of website, your web developer in Singapore may charge you between $5000-$8000 however the cost may vary depending upon the complexity of the work involved.
A directory website may have below features:
A landing page is a single web page designed to convince someone to take an action, such as sign up for a newsletter, make a purchase, or download a white paper.
For example, you might have a landing page for a product, a landing page for a promotion, or a landing page for an event. The main purpose of a landing page is to get someone to take action.
Below are some of the features of a landing page:
To create a landing page, your website developer may charge you between $1500 and $2000.
Do you need a website where you can show your skills, expertise, works or services?
You need a personal website.
A personal website may cost you between $1000 and $2000 and it may take 2 weeks to complete your site.
You may need a personal website if you’re a freelancer or run your own business. It’s also a good idea if you want to build your personal brand or if you’re just looking to share your work online.
Below are some of the essential features of a personal website:
You need a blog if you like to share your words with the world.
Blogging is a great way to position yourself as a thought leader in your industry.
Blogging is also an easy way to add value to your customers by educating them on things like the latest trends, how to use your products or services, why they should choose you over your competitors, and so on.
A blog can also be used as a way to build an email list, generate leads, and drive traffic to your website.
Here are some of the essential features that a blog must have:
A website developer may charge between $800 and $1500 to create a professional blog for you.
Affiliate marketing is an excellent way for small business owners to drive more traffic to their stores and increase profits.
For those who don’t know about affiliate marketing “Affiliate marketing is where the advertisers pay publishers a certain commission on each sale (using an affiliate link) that the publishers make for them.“
If you want to make money as an affiliate, all you need to do is send traffic to the other company’s website and if someone buys something, you’ll get a commission.
But it all starts from a robust website that allows you to create content, affiliate links, use promotional graphics & banners easily.
Here are some of the essential features that an affiliate marketing website must have:
A website developer may charge between $2000 and $5000 to create an affiliate marketing website for you. Of course, this price can go higher according to your advance requirements.
Do you want to create an online store where the sellers/vendors can signup, create their shop, and publish their products?
You need a multi-vendor eCommerce site.
Here are some of the essential features of a multi-vendor eCommerce store:
The cost to develop a multi-vendor website may vary between $5000 and $8000 however it can go higher depending upon the complications involved.