Designing for the web is a great illustration of balancing form and function. A site must have effective graphic design for people to want to use it and it must function smoothly for people to continue using it. A web site design is only successful if your customers can easily find the products your selling or the information you offer.
Located in Portland, Maine, Artopa helps small and medium sized companies develop a professional web presence. The days when you could do business without a web site are over. The internet is a great tool for small businesses because for a small investment, you can reach a much larger audience.
Specializing in developing sites with the open-source content management framework Drupal, Artopa can combine it’s ten years of award-winning graphic design experience with a flexible and customizable tool for managing your web site.
So, how much does it cost to have a professional web site? The investment you make in your web site depends on the needs of the site and how much of the content management that you would like Artopa to handle for you. During your free initial consultation, we will work with you to determine what the goals of your web site are and then develop a plan for how you can achieve them.
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