Explanation of Fee: Project total ($500) covers...
- Functional "landing/splash page"
- One-page mini website designed specifically for the client's brand, needs and goals
- Agree that design/development/launch will happen four weeks after deposit
- Custom video tutorials on how to launch and leverage website and email
- Custom video tutorials and full access for all future updates
Any additional services or out-of-pocket expenses are billed separately and will be approved by client in advance.
Deposit: Deposit indicates agreement to full terms and conditions outlined below and a personal guarantee that project will be paid in full upon completion as outlined below.
Cancellation: Should the project be cancelled before completion, payment will be due for any completed work.
Domain: Our fee includes purchasing or changing the domain name settings (like your digital address) to point to your new home online. Ownership of your domain/digital address is subject to the registrar's renewal costs—to be covered by the client. CSM will move domain to Squarespace.
Hosting: Creative Social Media builds on the content management system Squarespace. Following the first year of hosting, client is subject to Squarespace pricing—currently $144/year or $12/month.
Content/Materials: Client agrees to fill out GoogleDoc questionnaire and provide first draft of all website copy/content within two weeks of deposit. Client accepts full responsibility for all website content in regards to licensing and copyrights.
Changes in Scope: Changes to the scope of the project (major revisions, layout alterations, structural changes) may result in additional fees—depending on the size and scope of the changes. Site scope includes, but isn’t limited to, maximum number of pages (1), maximum hours for revisions after approving of the development website (10) and maximum time devoted to full project (four weeks).
- CSM agrees to create landing/squeeze page for new website ASAP upon deposit.
- CSM agrees to weekly phone, video or in-office meetings as needed during the process.
- Client agrees that upon approval of development website, additional content and modifications are considered revisions. After reaching the 10 hour budget, revisions and updates will be billed at $120/hour.
Rush/Late Fees: Our timeline is a maximum of four weeks. The design/revision timeline depends on client preparation and communication. We should have all website materials within two weeks. Additional content after this time will be timed as revisions and included in the 10 hour budget. If the client desires a full website before four weeks, CSM will invoice $120/hour for "rush" project completion. Late fees of 3% interest per week will be charged for late payments after 10 days.
Updates: Beyond building a sleek website, Creative Social Media agrees to teach the client how to manage, update and grow with it through video tutorials. After the full website goes live or public, all additional pages, content, updates and changes are the clients responsibility.
Confidentiality + Ownership: All work created for the client and any concepts discussed are kept confidential. We reserve the right to distribute or publish (for our firms promotional and marketing needs) any work we create for you, including mock-ups, as samples for our portfolio, blog, presentations or similar media.
Errors + Omissions: It is the client's responsibility to check the development site carefully for accuracy in all respects, ranging from spelling to technical errors. Creative Social Media is not liable for errors, omissions or updates post website launch. Otherwise, updates and changes will be billed at $120/hour.
- $250 Deposit
- $250 Launch
....now let's build an awesome website!