Below are the prices for our basic services.
Start-Up Website: $500
Website Extras: $25 and up
PDF Creation: $2/page and up
Form Creation: $20/page and up
Document Formatting: $3/page and up
Proofreading/Copy Editing: $3/page and up
Content Editing: $7.50/page and up
Writing: $40/hour and up
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If you need ongoing help with website maintenance and updating, proofreading or editing, writing, or formatting documents, we offer a discount for annual contracts with a minimum retainer fee per month. Contact us for details.
A start-up website, self-hosted, using your graphics and language (with some minor editing), includes:
- Setup on a hosting site (I prefer DreamHost, but there are other good hosting companies) with new domain name;
- Based on a free WordPress theme of client’s choosing;
- Responsive design (if included in chosen theme);
- Up to three pages;
- Basic plugins, including caching and anti-spam;
- One additional free plugin, such as Google Analytics, social media, contact form, email list plugin;
- Setup for up to three email addresses;
- One hour of online or, if located within 20 miles of our office, in-person training on how to maintain and update your site;
- Three months of basic maintenance, including updating WordPress and plugins and doing monthly backup;
- Word document with all design details and login information.
$25 and up
These items are available at an additional cost (to be decided before any work happens):
- New graphics/photos;
- Domain transfer from previous provider;
- SEO (search engine optimization);
- Archiving old webpages;
- Premium theme and/or parent/child theme;
- Writing new copy or extensive editing to copy;
- Slide show;
- Additional plugins;
- Additional pages;
- Travel costs for in-person training if located more than 20 miles from our office (mileage plus time).
Document Creation and Preparation:
- Basic PDF creation (from your complete and ready-to-print document). Includes checking for formatting and pagination; adding password-level protection for opening or editing, and combining many documents into one PDF file.
Price: $2/page with discount for multiple page documents. Extra cost for page numbering and headers/footers.
- Fillable PDF form creation. Your forms will be fillable — and able to be saved — by any user. Includes adding signature certification and password-level protection, if desired.
$20/page and up, depending upon complexity of form. Click here to send me your form and I’ll give you a quote within that business day!
- Formatting for large documents, including checking headers and footers, page and section numbering, bullets, indents, typefaces and font size, and tables and graphics to ensure consistency throughout.
$3/page for basic checking; more for documents with numerous tables and graphics, columns, and other complex formatting.
Quick turnarounds available for a small additional fee. Super-quick turnarounds available, as well. Call for details.
- Basic Proofreading/Copy Editing, includes fixing grammar and spelling mistakes, checking for minor inconsistencies, and reviewing writing style: $3/page.
- Content Editing, includes proofreading/copy editing AND editing to ensure the document is readable and has a narrative flow: $7.50/page.
- Writing: $40/hour minimum with one-hour minimum charge.
With all of the above, there are additional charges for editing or writing highly technical pieces, for particular audiences or industries, or editing to specific guidelines and formats. There is also an additional charge for quick turnaround jobs.