Squarespace - Website Development
Template driven designed websites offer a cost-effective way to obtain a professional, aesthetically pleasing and secure web presence with the crucial elements of underlying design; hosting, security and maintenance are taken care of. The notable players, and there are many, in this segment are WordPress, Wix, Weebly and Squarespace.
Having worked with several of these website platforms, we believe Squarespace is the most feature capable and best choice. Squarespace provides excellent visibility for Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) as there is no point having a brilliant website unless it is seen.
The compelling reasons we prefer Squarespace is the impressive feature set including; but not limited to:
- visually stunning, technical excellence and smartphone responsive
- expansive range of customisable templates
- quality online responsive support, 24 x 7
- inbuilt powerful eBusiness capability with payment gateway integration including PayPal, Apple Pay and Stripe
- multi-currency, GST/VAT/HST handling
- auto address look up and validation for eBusiness
- free Google fonts, free Typekit fonts
- custom CSS, JSON programming access
- video, audio support and extensive image handling, appearance capability
- customisable marketing 'Pop-Ups'
- images are hosted on a global delivery network (CDN) reducing load times.
- full social media interoperability, connection to Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest etc
- third party software tools, seamless integration
- Google maps integration.
- enhanced friendly Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) tools
- import/export capability with WordPress, csv, Shopify etc.
- secure HTTPS/2 and modern HSTS implementation
- Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) standard on blog content
- email integration with Google G-Suite, MailChimp, newsletter support
- blog functionality, iOS app available
- hosting on secure high performance Amazon Web Services, industry leader
- analytics and reporting available on iOS and desktop
- free domain on annual plan
- third party domain DNS support, multi domain support, canonical redirects
- dynamic XML sitemap (Google friendly) and robot.txt updating
- clean URL’s, automatic redirects
- simple pricing matrix
The scalability and all-inclusive functionality of Squarespace gives peace of mind with security and hosting, protecting against malicious intrusion, or concerns over site speed and uptime availability performance. The style of templates available are viewable at Squarespace.
At Move37 Consulting we are adept at developing in Squarespace and are an accredited Squarespace Circle member . For ease of decision making, we have simplified the process and offer three website packages. These can be ordered through our Digital Delivery Store, or call us for your specific requirements, for bespoke customisation, or other information. We are able to preserve your existing SEO from your 'old' website when you migrate to Squarespace.
We are always happy to negotiate projects and pricing is negotiable. Please review our packages that INCLUDES the initial annual fees of Squarespace:
GREEN -‘Optimum’ $NZD1,900 (Squarespace fees included $USD144)
BLUE - ‘Elite’ $NZD2,900 (Squarespace fees included $USD216)
BLACK - ‘Premium’ $NZD4,500 (Squarespace fees included $USD480)