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Web Related Glossary

Here is some terminology we use frequently on this website.

  • About Us Page
    An About Us page provides history, credentials, and information about the people behind a website.
  • Basic Maintenance
    We'll keep your website secure and up to date, but will not dry-run the updates and fixes are charged at an hourly rate.
  • Blog
    A blog is a set of features and a collection of pages to navigate and share long-form articles. Our base package includes a list page, an entry page, a category page, an author page, and best-in-class editor. It's super easy to include videos, images, grids, charts, forms, and tables with our editor.
  • Contact Us Page
    A Contact page has information on how to get in touch with the website owner. They usually include addresses, maps, phone numbers, and a web form to easily engage.
  • E-Commerce
    E-Commerce is the buying and selling of goods online. A good may be a physical or virtual, and purchases may be one-time or subscription based. Our base packages includes 6 products, a product info page, cart, checkout, order administration, coupon codes, and the integration of a payment processor. Add-ons include additional pages, upselling, and targetted advertising such as abandoned cart emails.
  • Homepage
    A homepage is a welcome page people see when they first come to your website. It helps you introduce your business in a professional and approachable way.
  • Mobile Application
    A mobile application is a computer program designed to run on a mobile device such as a phone/tablet or watch. Mobile applications often stand in contrast to desktop applications that run on desktop computers, and with web applications which run in mobile web browsers rather than directly on the mobile device.  
  • No Maintenance
    No maintenance means exactly that: we won't do any regular tests or updates on your website. There are several downsides to no maintenance, including increased hourly rates, falling behind on bug fixes, and risk of catastrophic failure.
  • Online Donations
    Online donations are a set of features and pages to attract and accept donations through a website via credit card. Our base packages include the setup of a payment processor or embedding a pre-made website widget.
  • Online Events
    Online events are a set of features and pages to manage and market events through a website. Our base package comes with basic event management and display pages. Add-ons include reservations, integrations with other services, payments, and more.
  • Online News
    Online News is a set of features and a collection of pages to navigate and share news articles and press releases.
  • Premium Maintenance
    We'll keep your website secure and up to date, dry run updates, and resolve issues that may arise from updating. We also offer lowered hourly rates for our premium maintenance clients.
  • Salesforce
    Salesforce is the leading website platform for storing, accessing and managing business data.
  • Services Page
    A Services page provides detailed information on the services your business provides. The best service pages answer the typical questions visitors have: what you offer, how you offer it, why choose you, examples of prior work, and pricing.
  • Subscriptions
    Online subscriptions, aka memberships, are a set of features to market, sell, deliver and manage recurring sales.
  • Website
    A website is a software application which answers internet requests with browser ready (aka HTML) responses.

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