As an author, you are a business, you are a brand. As such, you need your own office space and that’s where your author website comes in.
Your author website is your virtual office space anyone can go to to get basic information about you and the products or services you offer or contact you.
Our in house web designer will build you a starter website that has the following features:
- Home page
- About us page
- Contact page
- Books page
- Terms and conditions page (or other page)
- Cookie notice to comply with EU laws
- Social share plugin
- Security features against brute force logins
- Access to login and update the website once handed over to you
- Domain registration and hosting for one year included
- Google analytics integration
- One email address with your domain name
On the checkout page under additional info or after payment via email, please provide the following:
- Content for each page in a single doc file via a link to Google docs. We do not accept files any other way
- Colour scheme or image for background. Light colours are preferred
- Link to images for any of the pages. Link could be from dropbox or a similar service
- Email address to use for Google analytics and login access
- What the first part of your new email address would be eg email@example.com
- You may track progress of your work via ‘My Account’
- It may take up to a month for the website to be built and handed over to you. However, we anticipate getting it completed much sooner.
Please note that after the first year, domain registration and website hosting are chargeable. The exact amount will be confirmed at the point of renewal.