Web Design FAQs


How long does it take to build a website?

Most websites can be built anywhere from 4 to 6 weeks.

How much does a website cost

Basic websites which include a custom design, up to 6 pages, SEO set up, & blog integration starts at $1450, The Professional website package includes a custom design, up to 12 pages, SEO setup, blog integration, and custom add-ons start at $2925. The Business Pro or E-commerce package includes a custom design, up to 15 pages, SEO Setup, blog integration, custom add-ons, shop setup (if applicable), and help to develop your website content starts at $4,800.  Depending on your requirements, additional add-on service rates may apply. Contact me for a custom quote.

Do prices include domain and hosting?

No, domains and hosting accounts are to be purchased separately.  If you do not have either, I’d be happy to send you recommendations.

Do you write content?

YES! Content creation can be added on to your project for an added fee. I also offer ongoing content creation packages for regular blogging on your website.

What SEO services are included

The basic website package includes the integration of your top 10 keywords or phrases into headings, titles, image alt tags, meta descriptions, & body copy on up to 6 pages.  Advanced SEO packages are also available that include in-depth keyword research, content marketing topic generation, and more for an added charge.

What is your process?

Click here for a full rundown of my web design process!

  1. Goals/Mission Talk
  2. Proposal and quote approval
  3. Client questionnaire, content, and images
  4. First Draft
  5. Client review + 2 rounds of revisions
  6. Modifications & final draft
  7. Client review + 1 round of revisions
  8. Final testing
  9. LAUNCH!
How do I pay?

I require a 50% down payment before the project begins, and the final 50% upon completion.  I accept PayPal and checks.

What platform do you build your websites on?

I build all websites on WordPress.  This is a great platform for small to large websites and gives you the ability to maintain your site in the future without the knowledge of code.

Will I own my website?

YES!  Everything I build will be 100% owned by you.

Do you offer website maintenance?

YES! I offer a variety of different maintenance packages that include backups, theme and plugin updates, security monitoring and changes to your site’s content when requested.  Maintenance plans are billed on monthly contracts.


My Experience

  • 8 Years of experience in web design and digital marketing
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from UW Milwaukee
  • Certification in Web Design from UW Milwaukee
  • Have worked with over 50 business owners on web design & digital marketing projects
  • Have built over 30 websites for small businesses, entrepreneurs, and E-Commerce stores
  • Have helped companies go from one hundred page views per month to thousands
Lauren Fischer

Lauren R. Fischer; Owner of LR Design & Marketing, LLC.