Standard hourly rate — $90 / hour
Design, routine website updates / maintenance, programming, Flash development, consulting, or on-site training (may not include travel expenses). Billed in 15 minutes increments.
Academic rate— $80 / hour
At our discretion, we offer an 11% discount on our hourly rate for academic institutions. Billed in 15 minutes increments.
Non-profit rate— $70 / hour
At our discretion, we offer a 22% discount on our hourly rate for non-profit organizations. Billed in 15 minutes increments.
Since every client has a unique position with distinctive needs, we naturally require some information about you and your business before we can give an accurate quote for our web development services.
However, we understand that you probably want to know about the bottom line up front. In addition to providing you with a quote tailored to suit your needs and those of your business, we provide the following rate information to give you a feel for what our solutions will cost.
To give customers the most flexibility, we accept payment by check, money order, major credit card, PayPal, and Google Wallet. Pricing may not include: applicable taxes, photography, scanning, copywriting, shipping, registration fees, color proofs or hosting fees. We also offer payment plan options (see below).
Estimated Costs (by project/service type)
Website Design + Development (with Content Management)
$2,000 – $50,000 (dependent on requirements)
This cost includes basic search engine optimization, domain registration, web hosting, site design, revision, programming, testing, and deployment. Price is dependent on the scope of content that needs to be generated. Content Management means you are empowered with the ability to update your own website. CMSs we use include WordPress, Drupal, Joomla, Expression Engine, and others. Many options are available depending on your organizational needs. Please contact us for a quote.
Custom Web + Mobile Applications — $2,000 and up
Mindshare Studios can develop and design custom rich internet applications as well as mobile apps for smart phones or tablets (iPhone, iPad, Android, etc).
Search Engine Optimization / Search Engine Marketing — $400 / month and up
Mindshare Studios provides targeted Search Engine Optimization (SEO) services to boost and maintain web search rankings. We can also help you build an effective online marketing campaign to drive up qualified web traffic and increase online sales.
Social Networking / Online Marketing Analysis— $90 / hr
Is your business maximizing its visibility and presence online? Are you using the best available tools to market and promote your business on the web and mobile devices? We offer consulting and strategic planning to help you figure that out. We’ll help you design a custom online marketing plan that fits your budget and schedule with measurable, tangible goals so you can track how well your efforts are working and adjust as needed. We’ll help you figure out how to implement SEO best practices, online advertising (Google AdWords/AdSense, Facebook ads, Amazon Associates, etc), understand web anayltics, social media (Twitter, Facebook, Google+), mobile apps, and more.
Non-profit and Academic Discounts
We offer significant non-profit discounts and academic discounts for most eligible 501(c)(3) not for profit and educational organizations. We can sometimes offer even greater discounts or perform certain aspects of a project “pro bono” depending on client need and our current work load. Mindshare Studios welcomes the opportunity to partner with socially engaged organizations. Eligibility is dependent on our current workload. Discounts do not apply to “rush” jobs.
We can offer payment plans for any of our services. Request more information when you contact us for a quote.
Website Payment Plans — $200/month
We understand the risk and cost associated with starting a new business. To help you make the transition Mindshare Studios offers installment payments through PayPal. Some details and restrictions:
- Minimum monthly payment amount is $200
- Payments are setup on a time-limited recurring PayPal subscription (PayPal account is required)
- The website must be hosted though Mindshare Studios (unless otherwise agreed in writing)
- The estimated cost for the website must be less than $10,000
- No credit check necessary
- A 5% percent convenience fee will be applied