FAQs

1What do your websites cost?

Quoting the cost of a website without knowing the work that is going to go into it is like agreeing to build a house without knowing the specifics of the customers needs. The short answer is website cost depends on many factors. We drill down to the needs of your business and how you want your website to perform. The more complex a site, the more valuable it is. SOS will work with you and give you the best price possible.

2How much experience do you have?
We have almost 20 combined years experience in internet marketing and web design.
3Will I have a say in the graphic design process?
Absolutely. Our goal is to please you. We can only do that with your input. If there are other sites with a design style that you would like to emulate, we can do that. If you have a logo or brand that you’d like us to work around, that’s no problem. We will make sure your new site will be a consistent and integral part of your overall brand.
4How long will it take to design and build my new website?
This varies from client to client. A simple business site with very few pages can take a few days. Larger or more complex sites such as eCommerce sites can take a couple of weeks and even a couple of months. Another factor that comes into play is the communication between SOS and the client. If there is open communication with the client, the process usually takes less time.
5Do you accept every client?
Absolutely not. There are some projects that we will not take on or the client is just not a good fit. Creating a website and a marketing plan is a huge endeavor. The web designer, marketing team, and the client need to have good synergy for a project to go smoothly. If SOS doesn’t feel we are a good fit for the client, we will do our best to recommend another company that can better fulfill your needs.
6Isn’t Internet marketing just regular marketing?

Internet marketing uses some of the same elements of traditional marketing, but it also uses the nuances of modern technology to make marketing efforts even more effective.

One of the benefits of internet marketing is you can get your advertisement in front of customers within a few hours if you are willing to take the time and spend the money. Less than a decade ago, social media was only used by a few companies. Fast-forward to today, it is the primary way consumers spend their time searching for products and services and has become an extremely profitable market channel for businesses.

7What is the best way to market online?

One of the most exciting aspects of the Internet is the wide variety of marketing opportunities available to business owners. From SEO to PPC to social media, the options are plenty and growing.

That being said, there’s no one way that works best for every company. While we typically recommend a variety of strategies and channels, some work better within certain industries than others. We will find the best strategy for your business and focus on what works.

8Can I market online for free?

There are quite a few ways to market a business online for free. Researching for search engine optimization requires a lot of time and energy if your business has a website. There are also a lot of social media platforms that are free to sign up for.

By investing some money with a professional internet marketing company, your business will be able to maximize your online advertising. Most business owners use traditional marketing and either are not aware of internet marketing or do not have the extensive knowledge of all the new online marketing techniques and strategies that help sites and businesses succeed in an increasingly competitive online market.

Internet Marketing is the Future


The older ways of marketing are becoming less and less effective. Investing in internet real estate is the most important investment a business can make. With everything from Search Engine Optimization, Social Media Marketing, and Pay Per Click advertising, it is very difficult for businesses who don't have an online presence to compete.

Never in the history of this planet has it been easier to get in front of your target market. Most business owners are curious about internet marketing, but just can't grasp how it can help their business. Internet marketing is the medium that can help them expand their business and reap great profits.

More & More People are Searching for Products and Services Online


Smart phones have increased the number of internet users who are looking for what products and services your business has to offer. Having an online presence is vital for a business to grow and survive.

The internet has made the world a smaller place and now that everyone is virtually walking around with a computer in their hands with the ability to get online, anytime and anywhere, this gives your business a better opportunity to get in front of potential clients and customers.

Increase Your Visibility


Shine some light on your business, so people can see what you have to offer. Internet marketing is all about exposure. If people who don't know you don't see you, they are less likely to contact your business. Grow your brand by letting potential clients and customers know that you exist and are ready to serve them.

Every business owner should come to realize this. Internet prescence informs the public about you and your business and allows you to expand your visibility to a much larger audience.

Legitimize Your Business


Being present online allows local businesses to establish themselves as a truly legitimate business because the customers can see they are active and working to improve. This is not already appealing to the business's already established customer base, but it also gives them the opportunity to grow.

Growth happens far easier if customers trust you. By having exposure online, this allows businesses to do this and further its reach to even more customers. To market yourself and to promote your products and services, you need the support of internet marketing.

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