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How much time will my project take?

While Advanced Services can deliver your professional website in as little as 7 days, the size and complexity of each website determines the amount of time required. We will begin your website even before your text, photos, and any special requests are submitted.

What is a domain name?

A domain name is a "unique" name used to identify and locate computers on the Internet. Our domain name is www.advanced.bm. Domain names provide a system of easy-to-remember Internet addresses. Domain names are allocated by the domain registrars on a "first come, first served" basis. We will register your domain name of choice (www.yourcompany.com) with any of the suffixes available (.com, .net, .org, etc.).

 

What is web hosting?

Hosting allows your website to be accessible over the Internet. When an internet user types in your web address; the hosting server responds by sending the requested page from your website. Our hosting rates are the most affordable in Bermuda. Why pay almost double with other companies? Furthermore, we provide you with personalized e-mail accounts and analytics for your website! Website analytics gives you rich insights into your website traffic and marketing effectiveness.

 

What is Search Engine Optimization (SEO)?

Search engine optimization is a set of proven techniques to get your website listed higher in the results of major search engines. Amongst other things, this involves Keywords, Meta Tags, SEF URL's, and content editing. A form of online marketing, SEO is the process of making a site and its content highly relevant for both search engines and searchers. See our optional SEO service on our Website Extras List for more info.

 

What is Search Engine Submission?

Search Engine Submission is the process of informing search engines of the existence of your website. It is the process of notifying search engines (like Google, Yahoo, Bing, etc.) and requesting that your website be included in that search engine or directory.

 

Can I get e-mail with my website?

Yes, you can have e-mail and you will probably want e-mail addresses such as: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., etc. With our hosting services, you and can have as many additional accounts.

 

How does the contact form mailer work?

A contact form mailer is an effective and efficient way to allow your website visitors to submit comments, questions, and queries quickly, securely, and without leaving your website. Contact form mailers are ideal for all web sites, especially for contact and feedback pages. Information sent via the contact form will be sent to your e-mail address in an easy and organized way, allowing easy management of customer contact.

 

Will you maintain my web site for me?

We are happy to maintain you website for as long as you would like. We can do this in two simple ways: A regular maintenance contract, the cost of which will depend on the number and complexity of changes made each month; or on an hourly basis (just $65 - $75 per hour) as and when you need to make changes. See our excellent optional website services on our Website Extras List for more info.

 

Do you redesign existing websites?

Yes we do. We can redesign, retaining your company or organizational style or we can redesign to give you a completely new professional image. Is your website up to date? Do you have ideas to enhance you website? We can redesign your website to professionally stand out and take advantage of the latest web technologies. We can build or redesign the professional website that you always wanted.

 

Who owns the website once the website is completed?

The website belongs to you - we will give you a copy of the website. This copy is for your retention and should you wish to use another web design or web hosting company - you are completely at liberty to take this copy to them for them to use.

Please note that while html website pages can be copied to a folder/CD, Content Management System (CMS) websites cannot be copied. CMS websites can however be copied or moved from our hosting servers at any time.

 

Do I need to pay a deposit to get started?

Yes, we require a deposit before we start work on your website. We require a 50% initial deposit, a 40% payment at the three quarter stage and the remaining balance at the completion of your website. We will begin work on your website as soon as your initial deposit is received. There will be multiple opportunities for revisions to get the website exactly the way you want it! We accept cash, check, and bank transfer as payment.

 

Content Development

Many of our customers have little or no written material of which to base the content of their site. Our professionals research your business or organization and collaborate with your organization to create professional content that accurately and concisely describes your organization.

 

Members Area

A member’s area adds the ability to secure specific pages (a photo gallery for example) within a website by requiring visitor registration and login. With this module comes an administrative interface that allows you to manage the registered visitors.

 

Photo Galleries

We have various gallery choices that can be added with ease. A professional gallery will give your website the opportunity to provide visitors with photos from recent events at your business or a photo gallery of your products in action - whatever the reason; we can provide you with everything you need.

 

Newsletter/ Mailing List

A simple yet sophisticated way to email a newsletter to your members or clients. Let your visitors know of your latest, services, products and news! It’s an easy way to get the e-mail address of your target audience. Users can subscribe/unsubscribe themselves to your newsletter and you can view and manage a list of your subscribers.

 

Event Calendar

Announce your organization's events with a professional events calendar. Event calendars will automate your event management and planning. Fully configurable, our event calendars can be setup to work for your organization whether you are a small business, an enterprise, or a non-profit.

 

Audio/Video Players

Include audio/video functionality on any page complete with an integrated player interface. Even our most basic option allows for the use of any of the following high quality formats: MPG, MPEG, FSW, FLV, WMV, MOV, RM, and MP3. Adding video to your website is one of the most powerful ways to provide your audience with more compelling content, increasing traffic to your website and enhancing your image to your audience.

 

Website Statistics

Where are visitors coming from? How many visitors are accessing my site and what pages are they viewing? What search terms are visitors using in the search engines to find my web site and from what search engines? Learn everything you need to know about your site's visitors.

 

Survey Generation System

Add surveys, quizzes, or polls to your website. Define questions and the answers to vote on. Then see voting results in a pie chart display. Think of what you can learn by setting up surveys, quizzes, and polls! Our survey systems collects answers to your questions, calculates the response rates and can even maintain an archive of past poll questions.

 

Headline News Stream

Provide up-to-the minute news for your visitors automatically! We will incorporate a live feed onto your website to deliver the latest news 24 hours a day 7 days a week.

 

Content Management System

With our web based content management system built in to your website, you can update, edit and manage your site without the need for any additional software or technical abilities. A very powerful piece of technology that is straightforward to use and ideal for the novice. A one hour instruction and how-to document are included with our Content Management System websites.

 

Blog

Blogs are a very popular communication tool and provide you with a vehicle to keep your customers up to date with all the latest news about your business or products. It is also a great method to attract more visitors to your website, by offering web users with an information point about your particular specialist area, your website will be visited by users seeking authorities’ sources of information.

 

Shopping Carts

Advanced Services offers various well-designed shopping carts to meet your needs. Our easy to use shopping carts instill customer confidence and give you opportunity to sell your products over the internet. A one hour instruction and how-to document are also included with our shopping carts.

 

Classified

Now you can easily add one of the most useful and practical features to your web site, online classified ads. If you want a powerful classified ad program incorporated into your website, Advanced Services can deliver the rich set of features that you will need. Classified ad listings are a staple of businesses large and small and we allow you to bring interactive classified ad listings and management right to your own website.

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