What’s the easiest way to create awkwardness, spite, and frustration between clients and web site developers? Bring up the price of the project and you will instantly create a volatile situation. In most interactions between clients and web site designers/developers, expectations of project costs are drastically different. So how much should a web site really cost? The answer is more involved than most people assume.

Below some great articles I found online that really lay out what is involved in design and development and what you might expect to pay.

How Much Should Web Site Design, Development, and Hosting Cost?

How Much Does A Small Business Website Cost in 2013?

Also, I’ve included a cost calculator that I’ve used before to see if I’m on track for my WordPress or Joomla based websites. Sevens Creative. generally falls within freelance pricing.

Website Cost Calculator