Common Questions

What does a domain cost, and how do I get one?
A domain typically costs about $10 per year. We recommend using Namecheap.

What does hosting cost?
Average costs  can vary from $5 to $100 per month. The biggest factors to determine what you need would be visitors per month, and size of website.

What does it cost  to build a website with Software Stewards?
It depends, our websites typically cost $1,000 to $10,000, with special cases falling outside of that range. A simpler site would cost less than a complex one.

What do I get for that price?
You get a fully functional site that helps to grow your brand or business. The site will be optimized for search engines and and work across desktops, iPads, and mobile devices.

How long does it take to build the website?
This largely depends on features desired. On average, sites take 2 to 12 weeks from start of development to delivery.

Can I make updates myself?
Typically you will be able to change texts and most images yourself without using much technical knowledge. We build your site to satisfy your needs, just let us know your needs. We will also train you how to use the site.

Can you guys host my site?
Hosting is such a competitive service that our clients get much more value by hosting with one of our recommended companies like Hostgator. But don’t worry, we help you get your site setup on your host and you maintain 100% ownership.

Do you have maintenance plans?
Yes, our maintenance plans give you peace of mind, and continued development support. Clients can sign up and choose between 1 to 10 hrs per month of support and/or development at $45 per hour. Our plans are pay as you go, can be paid monthly. Discounts are given for annual upfront payments.