Website Design Services for Lac du Bonnet Businesses

The Lac du Bonnet Community Development Corporation offers a new service to help local small businesses get online with a professionally designed identity website, starting at $279. Together we will work through the design process, teaching you as we go, and we’ll take care of the technical requirements that can be confusing or overlooked to make sure your website-building process is a breeze. Ultimately, you will walk away with a shiny new website and the knowledge and confidence to maintain and grow your website as your business grows.

Our Economic Development Officer has been building websites for over ten years, and we want to help get you online with support and training to get your website built and give you the confidence you need to manage it.

This is a community initiative for small business owners who reside in Lac du Bonnet. 

The Identity Website Package Includes:

Let’s showcase your Lac du Bonnet business! Together we will work to develop a basic website that includes sections such as:

  1. A home page to welcome visitors and help guide them through your website.
  2. Products or services page(s) that showcase what you have to offer.
  3. About us page to share your history, mission, values, and other relevant information.
  4. Contact us page with contact forms to make it easy for your customers to get in touch with you.
  5. FAQ page to manage those repeat questions and provide additional information to your customers.
  6. Testimonial sections to enhance your credibility with new customers.
  7. An events calendar to help promote upcoming webinars, classes, and special events you are hosting.
  8. A blog section where you can add stories and articles that help you connect with your customers on a regular basis.
  9. Donation or membership page to help you collect donations or sell memberships.

Get Online Today!

This package is great for businesses that don’t require complex eCommerce solutions, such as:

  • Accounting and Tax Services,
  • Arts, Culture, and Entertainment,
  • Business Services,
  • Community Organizations, Clubs, and Non-profit groups,
  • Health and Wellness service providers,
  • Home Improvement and Maintenance Contractors,
  • Pet Services,
  • Restaurants,
  • Sports and Recreation,
  • Wedding, Events, and Meeting Venues, and more
Get your Lac du Bonnet online with a Website today

What the CDC will do:

  • Point your domain to your hosting to connect your domain to your website

  • Install WordPress, themes, and basic plug-ins to begin the development process

  • Develop an outline of the structure, user flow, and layout design

  • Format the layout and design such as colours, fonts, and headings

  • Set up and develop page structure and template for pages

  • Work with you to tell your story through engaging content that showcases your business

  • Provide training and support materials for you to learn about your website as it is built providing you with the foundation you need to maintain your website

  • Set up Google Analytics for tracking of website visits

  • Submit Site Map to Search Console to tell Google more about your site and verify ownership

  • Set up or review Google My Business Listing to make sure all details are accurate and it includes your new website

  • Set up Google Map API Keys to show Google Maps on your website

  • Set up Recaptcha to reduce spam emails received from contact forms

  • Provide on-going support for you so you won’t have to be on your own with your website.

What you will do:

  • Purchase a domain name (URL) for your website, this is your website address (generally around $25 a year)

  • Purchase a hosting package which is where your website exists on the internet (generally $80 a year)

  • Participate in a consultation session with the CDC to talk about your business and goals to establish your website needs

  • Supply relevant images and information to support the content development of the website

  • Learn how to use the basic core features of the website development tools to become comfortable with the website

  • Participate in the development process

  • Approve the final website before it is launched

  • Monthly maintenance and updates of all plug-ins, themes, and WordPress Core to ensure your site’s security

  • Monthly backups of the Database and Content Files just in case anything goes wrong with your site, backups allow for quick fixes

  • Ensuring the accuracy of information and making any changes or additions to the information on the website

Get in touch with us today for help with your website!