Website Development

Avoid pitfalls of choosing a website developer based on price

As a business consultant running a website design agency I am tasked over and over with the same requirement.  Save my client money and provide them with the most value for their investment.  This goal is something every clients wants but often misunderstands the challenge to get there. Cody Landefeldco-founder at Mode Effect. ECommerce consultant.…

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[VIDEO] What's the value of your small business website?

I often get asked by business owners “what’s the value of my small business website?” Why invest time and resources into building something that might not yield the results I need to grow my business? This is partly due to an attempt to devalue the initial investment and partly due to the fear that if you…

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[VIDEO] What’s the value of your small business website?

I often get asked by business owners “what’s the value of my small business website?” Why invest time and resources into building something that might not yield the results I need to grow my business? This is partly due to an attempt to devalue the initial investment and partly due to the fear that if you…

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Why I don’t want to design your first website

At Mode Effect we love building websites for businesses.  But I have to be honest, sometimes it’s best if you design your first website for your business.  The reason is that you can learn a lot for what works for your business.  An effective website is not a one size fits all solution.  So it’s important…

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Why I don't want to design your first website

At Mode Effect we love building websites for businesses.  But I have to be honest, sometimes it’s best if you design your first website for your business.  The reason is that you can learn a lot for what works for your business.  An effective website is not a one size fits all solution.  So it’s important…

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Website Development is a Service

Web development can be a tough process.  Understandably, if it isn’t your strength or interest there are some misconceptions or misunderstandings that come into the process of having a website developed.  What makes it even more difficult is that the website development industry has a lot of people who provide poor service and even poorer…

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How much does it cost to build a website?

The cost of getting a website built can be confusing! It’s the wild west out here.  With so much of a price gap that you as the client can easily get confused.  For some companies, it’s a race to the bottom with pre-made “one-size-fits-all” websites, large advertising agencies who charge a ton, and everything else…

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How much does a WordPress website cost?

The biggest challenge I see with business with regard to website design is cost.  This is one of the biggest problems facing the website development industry.  Normal or new business owners find it difficult to comprehend the cost of building a website is or understanding the value of the website. If you’re running a business…

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