While we generally believe in a more gradual approach to building websites and apps, sometimes you have an existing site that is doing what you need it to do and you just need to freshen things up.

Sometimes this means a major change like switching e-commerce platforms

Sometimes this means mostly a redesign and reorganization of content

Whatever the case may be, you have to keep serving your customers so your new site has to have all the bells and whistles.

The Rebuild follows a process we have developed over years of trial and error. Your site will be designed, developed and launched using the same steps we have used to produce dozens of successful websites.

Project Management:

  • Project status meetings – 1 hour
  • Miscellaneous project management activities

Content/Design:

  • Create content organization/outline
  • Logo design
  • Custom icons (200 per icon)
  • Photography
  • Stock Photography
  • Wireframes – Core:
  • Header/footer – global elements
  • Homepage
  • Contact page
  • Default page template
  • Blog index
  • Blog post
  • Additional Page Template
  • Wireframes – E-Commerce:
  • Shop page
  • Single product page
  • Category page
  • Cart page
  • Checkout page
  • Order confirmation page
  • Graphic Design – Core:
  • Header/footer – global elements
  • Homepage
  • Contact page
  • Default page template
  • Blog index
  • Blog post
  • Additional Page Template
  • Graphic Design – E-Commerce:
  • Shop page
  • Single product page
  • Category page
  • Cart page
  • Checkout page
  • Order confirmation page

DevOps:

  • Setup empty Github repository
  • Setup development environment
  • Setup Google Analytics property
  • Setup Bugherd project
  • Setup servers (production, staging, etc.)

[CMS] Dashboard/Admin Configuration:

  • Configure general CMS settings
  • Enable core plugins/extensions

Theme Development:

  • Build custom [CMS] theme
  • Add SEO meta tags
  • Add Google Analytics code
  • Add Bugherd code for staging only
  • Launch private testing site for internal testing and review

E-Commerce Development:

  • Configure product categories
  • Customize/style Shop view
  • Customize/style Product view (including variants, sale/discount pricing styling)
  • Customize/style Category view
  • Customize/style Cart view
  • Customize/style Checkout view
  • Set up payment gateway (sandbox & prod)
  • Customize/style order confirmation page
  • Enable configure shipping plugin
  • Set up confirmation/customer service email templates

Content Entry and Data Migration:

  • Initial content entry
  • Data Migration

Testing:

  • SSL certificate purchase & install
  • Complete preliminary internal testing (use .ish, Browserstack and Bugherd for testing)
  • Incorporate preliminary internal feedback
  • E-commerce Testing
  • Incorporate client feedback
  • Browser: Chrome
  • Browser: iOS Safari
  • Browser: Firefox
  • Browser: Safari
  • Browser: IE 10
  • Browser: IE 11
  • Browser: Android Chrome
  • Complete final internal fit and finish

Launch:

  • Copy staging database to production
  • Deploy to production
  • Update DNS

Training:

  • Document project-specific CMS training items
  • Create private, password-protected training page
  • 1-hour online training session with appropriate Client staff
  • 1-hour in-person training session with appropriate Client staff

The Rebuild comes in two flavors: one for websites that process sales transactions (e-commerce) and one for websites that don’t (marketing-only.)

Sell your products and handle credit card transactions on a fully-functional e-commerce website.

Get The Rebuild for E-Commerce Sites for $15,000

Establish your brand, get your message out there, and generate leads with a custom-designed marketing website.

Get The Rebuild for Marketing-Only Sites for $10,000

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