Design & Development Process

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What kind of websites do you develop?

We develop both static web pages and full fledged dynamic websites. Static websites are usually single paged or multi paged websites with content that doesn’t require regular updating. Static websites are perfect for small businesses that work off-line and doesn’t produce regular content. Dynamic websites are any website that requires regular, weekly or monthly changes or additions to content.

How detailed a set of requirements do you require from us?

It’s an interactive process. For successful design project realization we need a detailed specification. You should point all your preferences concerning style, color gamut, shapes. Also we need to know your project specification, description of the application the design will be developed for. It would be great to have demo versions of your programs for further design development.

What kind of content management systems do you provide?

Unless specifically requested we provide a custom Content Management System (CMS) built upon WP Engine. you can also choose any popular CMS that you wish to use. Our CMS is a fully functional modular system designed to give you full control over your products.

Do you develop Flash based websites?

No. Flash is extremely out-date and is now being phased out on the web. Flash is bulky, heavy and its users were exposed to multiple vulnerabilities in 2015. HTML5, CSS3 and WebGL have successfully taken over the Flash based market. With these new methods we can deliver a much better user experience and more interactive features.

What kind of Apps do you develop?

We develop both Web Apps and Native Apps. Web Apps are web based Apps that run on both the browser and can also be saved as a Homescreen App on popular mobile devices. While native Apps can provide a much better performance and user experience as well as more features, web Apps are a more affordable way to reach mobile audiences.

Can you complete a half finished project?

Yes. However we prefer to build from scratch. Since reading through existing code written by someone else can be tedious and time consuming task, it may even be more affordable for you to build from scratch. We can however build it to look and feel exactly as your unfinished project.

Can you develop based on a provided design?

Yes. While we encourage our customers to work with us to turn their concepts into beautiful designs we do accept existing designs to build upon. One major advantage of providing a design would be that it would take us a lot less time to complete and deliver the project.

Can you develop a product with multilingual support?

Yes. For web based products we provide two major methods of integrating multiple languages. One is custom CMS based translation support and the other is Google Translation Integration. While Google Translation Integration would be easier on the you by saving a lot of time and effort as well as providing dozens of languages, manual translation would require you to find translators to manually translate your content to the required languages.

Can you develop a mobile optimized website?

Yes. We provide fluid and responsive designs optimized for all common screen sizes. Our websites are optimized for most modern browsers and devices. The elements of these websites will automatically adjust their size to display better on different resolutions and screen sizes.

Are your websites search engine optimized?

All of our websites are designed to follow the search engine guidelines of all modern search engines. However we can provide further optimization control via the CMS as an added feature. These also include social media optimizations and social networking features.

Can you integrate a payment gateway?

Yes. We have already worked with GlobalPay and the Bank of Maldives payment gateways. We can also integrate PayPal or any other payment gateways of your choice. Once a line of communication has been setup between us and the payment gateway provider we will handle the integration without any intervention from you.

What is the average time frame for a project?

On average it takes us 4 – 7 weeks to deliver a product. We have however provided products in less than 3 days. Whatever your time frame, as long as it is reasonable, we will try to adjust to it.

Hosting & Delivery Process

Can you provide visitor statistics?

We provide Google analytics integration when requested. For those platforms that use Google analytics, the statistics data can also be integrated into the CMS itself. Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. It offers a host of custom reporting and statistics gathering features that can be further customized as required.

What if there is a bug in my product?

We go through a vigorous bug testing process before we deliver the final product. We also provide you a live testing period before we hand it over. During this period any bugs or issues will be fixed with no extra charges or fees.

Do you provide updates to your products?

Our web based products will receive automated security and vulnerability patches required to keep them safe and secure. Tis requires no extra charges or effort on your side. However platform updates, enhancements, balance and performance updates will be provided under our maintenance services.

What kind of payment plans do you provide?

We customize the payment plan depending on the product and client. However we prefer our standard payment plan of 50% in advance and 50% on completion. For projects that have a time frame longer than 3 months we can further divide the payment plan to accommodate for the longer time frame.

What kind of after sales support or services do you provide?

We pride ourselves in building relationships with our clients. We want to help you with more than just one product. So we try our best to be available on call 24 hours 7 days a week on urgent matters related to provided products. Whatever problems you come across using our products, we are here to help.

What kind of hosting servers do you provide?

We operate Windows and Linux based servers. However we do provide customized solutions as well.

What kind of hosting server does your products require?

We prefer Linux servers over Windows servers for their speed. We required, cPanel and the latest version of MySQL and PHP installed on the server. We also require FTP access to the server.

Do you offer a web based control panel for my hosting server?

cPanel is provided for all the standard hosting packages. Other Control Panels can be installed depending on requirements.

What domain details do you require?

If the domain isn’t hosted, we will need access to the Domain Control Panel to change the NameServer and DNS records.

Can you setup email addresses for us?

Yes. However depending on the number of email addresses required you may be charged a one time set up charge.

Do you provide maintenance services?

Yes. We provide multiple types of maintenance packages. These packages are charged monthly and includes backups, security and vulnerability checks as well as updates.

How long does the hosting process take?

If the domain is hosted we will require 2 to 3 days to setup the website depending on our workload. If the domain is not hosted we will need extra time for DNS Propagation. Propagation usually takes from several hours to 5 days, but can take as long as 7 to 10 days. This process is not controlled by us and we can’t speed it up or slow it down.