With over 240,000 worldwide users, Magento has exploded in popularity in the eCommerce industry. And there’s no doubt that it’s because of its rich features and extensive customization options.
Often, the real concern lies in our customer’s budget for the whole Magento project. While we love talking about our friendly project managers and our fantastic Magento designs, sometimes our customers just want to know one thing: What’s the price?
Thus, to help you better, here are some insights on Magento pricing and service.
The Million Dollar Question – How Much Will A Magento Website Cost Me?
We’ve found the most frequent question from our customers is the cost or pricing strategies for building a Magento website. There are numerous factors that determine the cost. One of the many factors is your business size. Depending on your business need, you could choose basic Magento, Community edition or an Enterprise edition.
Here’s the pricing for the three Magento services.
1. Basic Magento Website Price:
If you’re someone who’s looking to build a generic Magento website, then you should go for the basic Magento. Individuals and small businesses prefer basic Magento because it gets them up and running fairly quick. The cost for a basic Magento website starts at $20,000. This could go up to $40,000. Because it’s a basic site, you’ll be limited to the following:
Basic Magento Functionality
Simple Design Or Theme
Access To Magento Community Site
No Integration With Back Office Systems
A Smooth CMS
2. Custom Magento Website Price:
If you’re an established retailer looking to upgrade or migrate from another eCommerce platform, then you want a Magento custom website. The cost ranges from $40,000 to $100,000. Here, you enjoy extra benefits like,
Custom Magento Design
Integration With Back Office Systems
Custom Attributes Required To Be Created For Products
Migrations To Host
3. Magento Enterprise Website Price:
Magento Enterprise edition is for large businesses, allowing them to utilize the complete Magento features. Moving to Magento Enterprise will cost you $100,000+. The best part is you can sit back and relax while Magento takes care of your eCommerce sales. From order to shipping, Magento Enterprise has all the bells and whistles that you’ll ever need. Some of the additional benefits include,
Built In Modules
Full Page Caching
Free Professional Customer Support
Large Amount Of SKU’s
Hosted By Magento
Search Engine Optimization
Targeted Promotions & Merchandising
Integration With Shipping Providers
Social Media Integration
Training And Much More
Magento Development Hourly Rates:
The hourly rates for Magento development varies from the experience level of the developer. However, on an average, a quality Magento developer will cost between $65 to $150 per hour.
What Are Some Of The Other Important Elements That Can Affect The Pricing?
It’s good to know some of the important elements which can turn your budget topsy-turvy for implementing Magento. Here are a few that could throw a wrench into your digital plans:
Magento Theme And
What Is The Cost To Maintain My Magento Website?
Your job is not complete by simply setting up your website on Magento. It requires effective maintenance for updates, security patches, design and much more. Pricing strategies vary based on of your website being developed by us or not.
Since we’re there to assist you anytime, our standard price is $80 per hour. However, if your Magento website is not developed by us, the maintenance plan would be $125 per hour.
We believe in offering the best of services to our customers in the most affordable way possible. Give us a call anytime and we’d love to answer your questions and help you in building great Magento websites!