Frequently Asked Questions

Lots of people have contacted us to ask about setting up a website, the website design, or the possibility of modifying their existing website. Many wish to arrange for us to design a brand new website or move their website to a different web server. Perhaps they have queries concerning either existing domain names or new domain names. We have listed below for you some of the most frequently asked questions in connection with website design – along with answers – appertaining to web design and associated web issues.

If you have a question that is not answered here, or you want to talk to us about any aspect of your website design, setting up or changing your website, web hosting or website maintenance, or domain name registration please feel free to contact us to discuss your requirements.

The timescale of a website design project is often dictated by the client. If you have a deadline in mind we will endeavour to meet it for you. The most common delay in the creation and completion of a new website is waiting for content (text/images) to be sent to us by the client. We are using new technology called Elementor to build.

In the majority of cases a meeting isn’t necessary and most of our websites are generally completed with contact via email and telephone only. We only do websites in the San Antonio and surrounding areas. We place suggested website designs onto the Internet in a private place where only yourselves and us can view the content. We then liaise with you regularly to discuss the web designs in order that the website design and functionality is exactly as you wish.

You may move your website to another web hosting service at any time. Once your website design has been completed, we send you a copy of the website on cd. This copy of your website is for your retention. Should you need hosting. Click here Or HostGator

It is helpful to us if you are able to provide text and photographs in electronic form – for example, the files output by a digital camera and the words in MS word or similar format. 

All our websites are created with search engines in mind and the website design is compliant with search engine guidelines. It is a good idea for your website to be re-evaluated in time as over a period of time the search engines do alter their rules and algorithms and you will want to be certain that your website is kept up to date and complies with new rules etc. The only search engine process is relyed in the Kit Google platform. Cannot guarantee results. Just to note: There are search engine resources. But, they can be very expensive.

There are thousands of web designers – most advertise on the Internet trying to persuade you to place your website design in their hands. Which web designer should you choose? What knowledge should your web designer have? Which website design company should I choose? Read to assist in determing which to use.

You need a professionally developed website, a domain name, and hosting facilities for your website. You also need the website to be uploaded onto your hosting facilities and promoted to the search engines. Our hosting partner offers some type of search engine service as well. Web Hosting Partner

No. We discuss with you your website requirements and then price accordingly and once you have placed an order for your website design with us, that price is strictly adhered to.

No, once your website is designed it belongs to you and you can commission anyone to update it for you – although of course we would like to think that you are happy with our services and will continue to use us for your website maintenance. 

Your website visitors will see some things differently depending on their browser, screen resolution setting and their individual computer settings and toolbars. We design sites with that in mind and preview them in several browser types and resolution settings before publishing. Obviously as technology alters then eventually all websites may need reevaluation.

No, however our web hosting partner service guarantees 100% uptime. However we can say that our partnered servers have had 100% up time for many years. Although sometimes there can be issues. Nothing is perfect. Should our servers have any problems we do have the necessary backups in place to deal with this issue very speedily.

Yes, you can have email via or Should you need hosting. Click here Or HostGator and you will probably wish you set-up several email addressed e.g. Such as:  [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]

Yes, we provide web tracking software tool Kit Google that tracks your web site where you visitors are coming from and which pages they looked at, which search engines are being used, which phrases are being typed into which search engines and many more interesting web tracking facts which you should find useful for future marketing campaigns. This service is included in our hosting plans. 3rd party such as Kit Google tracking can be implemented at clients cost.

The cost of a web site varies depending on the site and complexity. A medium web site with just a few static pages (5) would cost around $1,500. We do not create commercial site due to manpower. We only cater to Small Businesses, personal site within our service area of San Antonio, Texas and surrounding areas.

We will assist in installing PayPal ONLY. We do not connect site to large banking facilites.

Yes, we do. We can redesign, retaining your company name style or we can redesign to give you a complete new image/theme. Is your website up to date – let us provide you a Free of Charge Website Evaluation – we can redesign your website to take advantage of the latest web technologies. WordPress platform would have to be used. Old existing platforms would be cumbersome in updating. The website would slightly different from original.

Yes, we can set up as many email boxes via your hosting plan as you require. Should you need email boxes. Click here Or HostGator

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Does your email address look professional? Is your web hosting company flexible? It is amazing to find that in this day and age, some companies have still not realised how important their email communications are. Your email address may actually be more important to your image than your logo, letterhead or business cards combined!

We design WordPress sites that are user-friendly. Websites that are visually appealing, creative in design and also have great functionality. They are effective as business tools. We know the value of the different web design features which can be used and we know which design features work and why they work……..More

Yes absolutely! Domain registration is an important service our Hosting Partner Should you need a domain . Click here Or HostGator offer. Take a look at our Domain Registration page where you can search for available names and register them. You don’t have to purchase other website design or web hosting services from us to use this service – although we hope that you will want to use us for all your web services. Click here to read about our domain registration services.

The website belongs to you – if requested, we will send you instructions on how to backup your files to upload else where if needed. This copy is for your retention and should you wish to use another web design or web hosting company – you are completely at liberty to take this copy to them for them to use.

We are gracious enough to offer the tools to the right ie. Hosting Partner Should you need hosting. Click here Or HostGator and Elementor for you to build your own site if you desire. Go to You Tube and find a tutorial titled “How to make a WordPress web site“. 

You wonder; Why would i show how to make a website if I am a business. I am retired and I love to help people achieve thier own dreams at not too much cost. But if you desire, I can build it for you.

No, unfortunately… I only work on websites that I have built for liability reasons. Not all websites are built the same.

It depends on how quickly you can supply me with the required content. In most cases, less than two weeks!

After payment is received, work will begin on your custom website. If you already have a website, we can build the new website separate, or put up a landing page on your current website.

You will be responsible for providing content (pictures and text).

Alamo Web Design & Hosting
Bulverde, Texas 78163
Email: Contact Us
Customer Service: 210-364-1660
Owned and Operated by
Armando Ortiz
Retired U.S. Marine – Disabled Veteran

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