How Much Do Web Designers Charge in South Africa?

Website DesignCurrent Rates Today…

  • A good WordPress designer will charge you R300-500 per hour!
  • A good Rails developer could charge you R500-R2000 per hour!

Some even more than this, while others will charge you a monthly rate which seems low, but it will add up quickly into thousands of Rands.



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Here is what you get:

  • Complete WordPress Website Setup or redesign ( See Rate Cards below for this).

  • Full Ongoing Email Support. Optional Website Management blog posting and updates (see rate card below)

  • Free Domain Registration for the First Year Value R249 for, or for .com R277. (Supply your preferred business name/s to see if available).

  • *After that, you pay your once off yearly domain renewal.

  • Free Website Hosting for 3 months after @R165 P/M Value R495 OR After this, you can transfer to your own preferred website hosting company.

  • After 3 months your hosting fee will be R165 P/Month.

  • Free 3 Blog Posts 500 Relative SEO Keyword Word Content plus images Value R850.

  • Free Pages Privacy Policy, About, Contact, plus 3 additional as per your requests and with content supplied by you.

  • Free Social Media Website linking with links of your SM sites supplied by you.

  • Free Photo gallery to display your images.

  • Please see all further details on rates below…

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Website Domain

We will register a domain name of your choice for you whether it is .com. or any other prefix you prefer.

This is according to name availability.

The costs of registration will apply and like all domains on the internet, there is a yearly renewal fee for your domain.

Website Pages

Most website design companies charge per page when building your website but we will build 5 basic pages for you included in the package.

These will be like About, Privacy Policy, Contact us and any others you would like for your convenience.

You can provide the content or we will create it for you…




Hosting Options

Every website needs a hosting service and you can use your own if you already have a website. 

If you like we can host the website for you or you can take advantage of the hosting specials on the front page. 

Most of my websites are hosting overseas in the UK and US because of guaranteed uptime percentages. 


Wordpress CMS

Although we can build your websites in HTML. WordPress is our preferred platform because of its versatility and usability.

It is also the most widely used platforms online right now and has so many features available for a user-friendly, website.

WordPress also has blog functionality and can even run an e-commerce store.

Content Creation

You may already have some pre-written content you would like to add to your website.

If not we will create it for you using keyword research to find out what people are looking for relevant to your business.

For further content to keep your website fresh as well as SEO optimized we also offer one of the cheapest content creation rates online right now.

SEO Optimization

We will optimize your website for Google and Search engines as much as possible.

This will be with keywords relevant to what people search for online of your products and services.

Search engine optimization is an art that no one can really perfect but your website will be built as user-friendly as possible for visitors with SEO secondary to that…

What Services Do We  INCLUDE…

NOTE: Your websites will be adjusted and can be viewed on any mobile device, cell phone, tablet, iPad.

Website design services use a Modern Web Design with Unlimited Pages as per client request. Services Include:

  • The design includes 5 basic pages About, Privacy, Services and others per client requests.
  • Clients can add unlimited pages with ease or request this from us if content supplied.
  • Web services CMS – Content Management System (Blog/website styles) using WordPress.
  • This is the most popular and versatile platform online today but we offer HTML/CSS as well.
  • NOTE: You have full access to the site with your personal log in details to update & maintain it yourself if you wish.
  • Your website design will always be made Search Engine Friendly with keyword rich content.

*We will design your website with Google and other search engines in mind so that your website is search engine friendly and most importantly visitor friendly with clear navigation. We will install the most popular plugins…

Our Content Services

Content: The Average Article/blog post lengths are 500 to 1000 words with the latter being the best SEO option:

Our rates are R250.00 for 500 words.

For Website Maintenance…Take advantage of our blog updates of 2, 4,  or 6  blog posts per month for maximum SEO and client retention.

For more posts than 6 posts p/m, we will offer a 10% discount per article, as you can see from the value of rates below! 

  • 2 Posts and website/plugin updates per month R350 P/M Value R900
  • 4 Posts and website/plugin updates per month R550 P/M Value R1600
  • 6 Posts and website/plugin updates per month R750 P/M Value R1900

**Choose this service for an optional amount of blog posts you prefer monthly, for SEO (Search Engine Optimization) purposes while keeping your website fresh!

Content service includes keyword research for popular search terms for your business and each of your posts will have up to 3 royalty free images with al tags added at no charge. *Good for marketing and exposure online!

Social Media Linking and Posting.

Your website will link to your FB and twitter pages are optional but you need to supply the links.


Ritcor Web design rates

Your Website Business Galleries.

We will add a website Photo gallery feature at no extra charges if you want this option.  You can supply photos of your business for uploading on a regular basis, or we will supply royalty free images as available relevant to your business.

Additional services can be requested as we are flexible for all client needs and will provide you with competitive rates.


How many times have you visited a business website that is out of date, full of spelling errors and some pages are not working?

Many websites are forever ‘Under Construction or Coming Soon’ because website designers charge such high fees.

We want to help you so contact us to discuss your requirements today

Outdated content and links not working also hurt your Google rankings as well as the business brand.

Rest assured that using Ritcor Website design and management services, that will never be the case with your website.

NOTE: Rates are subject to change without notice, and are also negotiable…

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