Affordable Custom Author Websites
Our Affordable Custom Professional Author Website
We’ll design you an eye-popping author website, and take care of all the frustrating technical headaches for you, leaving you free to do what you love – spend your time writing.
Relax and let your words flow – at Quillsolo we’ve got you covered.
If you don’t want to spend the earth, but want a totally unique looking, eye-popping, professional author website, then this option is your perfect solution.
For just £995 (then £25 per month)* we’ll provide you with a website designed specifically for authors, writers, and self-publishers, to promote you and bring your writing to life.
With a totally custom, built from scratch home page designed around your book cover, brand, and genre, we’ll produce your unique author website in just 5 to 7 days!
In order to give you such an attention-grabbing author website at the lowest possible price, your homepage will unique to you, and designed to complement you and your writing, and built on top of our in-house, pre-defined author website layouts.
Your website will be tailored & customised to match your brand, book cover, colours & fonts, giving you a totally unique website at a fraction of the price you’d be charged elsewhere.
This really is an investment worth making. It will save you time, energy, and money compared to trying to do it all on your own.
*When your website goes live, it’s not the end of the story, it’s just the beginning of your online journey.
The £25 per month breaks down annual hosting costs, email, and software license fees into an affordable, low monthly cost.
More importantly, it also includes our ongoing support, including critical software & security updates, daily backups, and more, which we’ll manage for you, making the technical side of your website totally headache-free.
We want your website design experience to be a positive, painless experience by making it as easy, stress-free, and enjoyable as possible. At Quillsolo we’re here to help you.
Our Custom Author Website is Perfect For You if…
Our Author Website Development Process
Discover the process we follow to produce your slick, professional custom author website, from start to finish
Initial Consultation & Discovery Phase
Get in touch so we can discuss your requirements and ideas for your website design.
Feel free to tell us about author websites you like, so we can visualise your design & layout preferences.
Research & Design Phase
Once we understand exactly how you want your site to look and feel, & the audience you want to connect with, we’ll research the solutions and possibilities to achieve the author website you want.
Booking Your Web Design
After we’ve agreed on your design, we agree on a date for your web design to begin.
You pay a 50% deposit to book in your author website build.
You’ll need to send us your content – images, book cover, wording, and testimonials you want to use.
We build your site for you, creating a custom home page, and customising the colours and fonts of the other pages to complement your book, style, and genre.
Every Quillsolo website is responsive, so it displays perfectly on desktop, tablet, and mobile devices.
You can request changes to colours, layout, etc, of the home page and some minor changes to inner page layouts. Our aim is to keep costs to a minimum.
If you would like more creative control, please look at our totally bespoke author website option.
Your website will go live on the day agreed, once you’ve signed it off.
You pay your last 50% and your sparkling new custom website is up and running.
Training & Unbeatable Ongoing Support
We’ll show you how to use your new site – but don’t worry, we aren’t going to leave you on your own to work things out for yourself.
We’re always just a phone call or email away to help you. Our unbeatable support is included in the price.
First and foremost, we’re always here to help you.
Spend Your Time On Your Passion... Leave Annoying Technical Worries To Us.
We don’t just give you an amazing, custom author website, we take control of all the frustrating technical headaches for you.
Leaving you free to do what you love – spend your time writing without unnecessary problems & distractions.
Relax and let your words flow – at Quillsolo we’ve got you covered.
All of our author websites include...
A feature packed WordPress website designed to bring your writing to life.
Unbeatable ongoing support to give you the technical help you need when you need it.
Intuitive easy to use CMS so you can add new content at the click of a button.
World class secure hosting designed for performance and security. Includes email.
SSL certificate. Some hosting companies charge $100+ per year, you get it free.
Website security software included to protect your author website from hacking.
Renders perfectly on all devices, desktops, laptops, tablets, and hand-held devices.
Daily website backups to keep your data safe and restore your website if needed.
SEO is built in as standard to help people easily find you in search engines.
Google analytics installed so you can see how visitors interact with your website.
Links to all of your social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Optional – if you don’t want to manage your website we’ll do it for you (hourly rate applies).
Frequently Asked Questions
Our custom author websites cost just £995 to set up and build, and then £25 per month.
The £25 per month breaks down the hosting costs, license fees, support, backups, technical management, etc into a low monthly cost.
No! We are not currently registered for VAT.
We ask that you pay 50% to book your web design date at the outset.
Once your website is live and you’ve signed it off, then we’ll invoice you for the other 50%.
If you’d prefer to split the cost of your website you can pay in 3 instalments using PayPal “Pay in Three”.
Payments we can accept are PayPal, Direct Bank Transfer, or Stripe.
We’ll show you how to use your website and provide you with a simple-to-understand user guide.
But don’t worry, we’re not going to leave you on your own!
If you need help we’ll be happy to talk you through anything you’re not sure about, and there are thousands of WordPress videos and tutorials online.
It really is super-easy to use, and you’ll pick it up in double-quick time, it’s pretty much like using Microsoft Word, but we’re here to help if you need us.
If you don’t want to burden yourself with website management then we are more than happy to do it for you.
This includes amending pages or adding new content, pages, and blog posts which we invoice at our standard hourly rate of £30 per hour.
While the time it will take to add your content is impossible to predict in advance, it’s unlikely that a blog post, for example, will take more than an hour to complete.
The more content you can provide, the faster we’ll be able to complete your website.
Generally, you’ll need to send us:
The text for the different pages you’ve asked us to create.
- An image of yourself (if you want your photo on your website), and your book cover image/s.
- Your biography.
- The wording you want to use to promote your books.
- Where you’d like to send visitors to buy your books.
- Any reviews you want to feature.
- Any news articles or other promotional content you want to feature.
- Any upcoming events that you’d like to promote.
- The contact information you’d like to use.
- Your social media details.
In fact, we’re so obsessed with providing the fastest, most exceptional quality support that it’s bordering on being fanatical (but in a good way)!
Whenever you have an issue or need help with any aspect of your website, just let us know and we’ll get right on it.
When you choose Quillsolo, you’ll never be left to figure things out for yourself.
Yes, we do.
We have servers that are specifically chosen for their compatibility with WordPress, their robust hardware, and exceptional speed (something increasingly important to keep Google happy).
You also get daily website backups, website security, and free SSL certificates (the HTTPS securely encrypted data transfer) to keep visitor data secure.
Plus of course, you get our support and maintenance package where we handle all of the software updates and technical nitty-gritty for you.
For this package, your website will be ready a maximum of 5 to 7 days after we receive your content.
Feel free to ask us any questions you may have, or discuss your website requirements, we’re always happy to help
Just drop us a line using the form below and we’ll get right back to you!
(if you’d prefer to speak to someone feel free to call David on 07506 717437)
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