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For as little as $25/month, we will place your company logo and fact sheet here on our web page! Your logo will be prominently displayed on the main page or at the top of our popular "Recent Postings" page, or at the top of several of our product and region summary pages.  The ad can be linked to your own homepage or to a full and separate page here on our site. Hundreds of buyers and sellers in all metals processing industries around the world visit our site each month, and your logo and company information can be prominently displayed for them to see. And of course, any design work developed for you is yours to take with you when you setup your own site.

All we need is your artwork and text copy via fax to +1 810-540-2739 or by eMail if you already have something in electronic format. Send eMail if you have any questions!

Advertizing Pricing:

Standard package, includes one main-page logo with brief company overview, and full separate page for your company biography, facts, capabilities and contact information.

Plan Monthly Cost
Paid Monthly $75/mo
6 mos prepaid $45/mo
One year prepaid $33/mo
Two years prepaid $25/mo

Additional Pages linked from your main company page are $75 per page setup, no monthly charge. Additional graphics from $75 depending on design, format, animation and size. Call for quotes and of course let our design group quote your entire webpage presence!

Any plan can be converted to a longer term plan if the balance is paid before the term expires.

Full Website Development

The Spot Metals Design & Development group would be happy to quote pricing to develop your entire web presence, everything from domain name registration to content advice and free advertizing on the web's 100 most popular search engines. If you've considered putting together a full web presence, you probably know by know that there are thousands of web design firms out there charging zillions for a website because of the apparent mysteries involved in doing the work. The bottom line is that it's not all that difficult, but there are hundreds of tiny pitfalls and gotchas that keep the web design process intimidating. Our D&D group cuts through the details for you and gets right into the design and content issues that are really the only things that matter, and we don't charge obscene markups in the process.

Punchline: $1,800 gets you and a professional website complete with multiple linked pages, eMail feedback from your customers, online ordering and RFQ preparation and many of the other features that you would expect of your website. After the site is developed, all graphics and copy are provided to you or Spot Metals can continue to maintain the site for you at a nominal hourly rate of $75/hour. Let us quote your website!

Price Ideas for full website development

Service Price Description
Full Startup Website package $3,500 Domain name registration (, Home Page, eMail feedback form, up to 20 subordinate pages (e.g., product categories) with reasonable amounts of copy and graphics. Registration with about 100 search engines including Yahoo, AltaVista and the other popular engines and monthly report of traffic through your site. Clickable "image map" navigation, custom buttons and other icons included. Subtract $100 if you would like to put your page under until you're ready for your own domain name.
Additional pages ~$150 Subject to quote. Includes reasonable amounts of copy and near web-ready graphics.
Custom Animations ~$150 Custom graphics or your company logo animation. Depends on size, chiseling requirements and size.
Online database queries and updates (ISP must support NT, IIS, dbWeb, Cold Fusion) Call or eMail Depends on complexity of database and queries.
Monthly maintenance $250/month prepaid annual Covers pass-through charges from the ISP and five hours of maintenance work per month.
Daily maintenance

Call or eMail

When daily updates of stock or other time-sensitive data are required.
Other services Call or eMail Ala carte work; design, graphics, graphics conversions, content development, order forms, site setup, etc.


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