We’re a friendly bunch, and we’re always happy to help. If you have any questions not answered on our website, please get in touch to find out more. Here are some of the questions we frequently get asked by new clients interested in our pay monthly website service:
Who owns DiscoverWebsites.co.uk?
Westcountry Media (UK) Ltd are the web design and digital marketing company behind discoverwebsites.co.uk. Westcountry Media (UK) Ltd was set up in 2010 and has worked with over 400 businesses to get them online.
How much will a website cost me?
The standard website has no upfront cost when purchased with any monthly maintenance and/or hosting package with a minimum term of 12 months.
The monthly fee is dependent on which hosting and/or maintenance package you choose but starts at £10.00 per month. This can include hosting, backing up the website and inclusive time each month for us to make edits to your website. the amount of inclusive edit time included depends on the package selected.
The basic £10 per month option has no inclusive time in the package and is suitable for users that are happy to self edit their website.
How are Discover Websites packages different to other pay monthly website providers?
We offer premium mobile responsive CMS websites and (depending on the package you select) include everything you need to run a successful business website including making regular updates to the site for you. You simply email us with your updates and we take care of it. For a full list of what’s included see the packages page or contact us for a quote.
What will the site look like?
The short answer is that it will look how you want it to. We will create a design based on your instructions using a market leading website theme and then complete any edits until you’re happy with it. You can see a few examples of our past work on our website portfolio page.
Is it a template or ‘Theme’ based website?
Yes. We believe that there is no reason to reinvent the wheel. The theme we use to build our pay monthly websites is one of the market leading themes and is used on well over 100000 websites which means that any bugs are well and truly ironed out. It includes a lot of high-end features that would cost thousands of pounds to code if created on a bespoke basis.
Can I have ecommerce or other features?
The pricing displayed on this site is for standard brochure site but we can accommodate more advanced features if required. Get in touch to discuss your requirements.
Is this a CMS website?
Yes, it’s a WordPress based site that you can self edit.
Why do you use WordPress?
WordPress is by far the most popular content management system with a 60% market share and used by big brands such as CNN, Metro, Sony, Reuters and more, so you could say it’s a trusted system.
How many pages can I have?
The pricing displayed on this website is based on upto 10 pages but extra can be added using the inclusive updates with your chosen package or you can of course add pages yourself from within the dashboard.
Can you make edits to the site once built?
Yes. With all Bronze, Silver and gold packages you have a monthly inclusive allowance of update time. You will also have access to be able to log into your website to make edits if you select the basic package.
If you select the basic £10 per month option you will not have any inclusive edit time but we can work on your site on a pay-as-you-go basis.
What if I change my mind after setting the website up?
You are free to cancel at any time by giving 30 days notice after your initial 12 month minimum contract period.
Will my inclusive update time roll over if unused in a particular month?
No. It works in the same way as inclusive minutes on a mobile phone contract.
Are there any tie in periods?
Yes. There is a 12 month minimum term on all packages.
What if I want to cancel my pay monthly website.
You simply give 30 days notice and we will shut your website down. If you are within your initial 12 month period you will be required to make the remaining payments.
How long will it take to build my website?
Once you have placed your order and supplied your content the process normally takes 7-10 days but it will depend on the size of your site.
What if I just want to pay upfront for my website and self host/manage?
Please contact us and we will provide a quotation.
Will I own the website?
Yes. However the pay monthly website offer is subject agreeing to a minimum term of 12 months.
What’s included in the basic £10 per month package?
The £10 per month basic package is aimed at users that are happy to self manage their website. With this pacack we will install WordPress and the theme and add upto 10 pages reday for you to upload your content. The monthly fee covers website hosting and automated back-up’s and access to future theme updates. there is no monthly inclusivbe support with this package.
I have more questions / What’s next?
Get in touch and we will answer any questions that you may have