Web Development

Web Development includes all the non-design aspects of the creation of internet and intranet sites. This is a collaborative effort that primarily encompasses programming or coding.

Every website is different because every company or organization is different. Knowing the hundreds of tools available and how they can be combined in infinite varieties to create individual, flexible and exciting sites is a challenge. But not for the experts at Web Polaris, which offers several types of web development services. Whether your needs include a banner advertisement, a simple site with a handful of pages, or a complex online store with database, Web Polaris can make it happen.

Coding and Implementation

Taking graphic design ideas and making them happen is something Web Polaris does exceptionally well. The backend work that translates ideas and mockups into fully functioning interactive sites involves a complex combination of programming languages and applications.



Web Polaris offers a variety of Web Development services which include:


Custom Programming

Web Polaris' programming for websites, intranet sites, blogs, e-mail newsletters, and advertisements includes a combination of client and server side coding. This includes, but is definitely not limited to, Flash, HTML, CSS as well as PHP, MYSQL and Javascript. Don’t worry, you don’t have to know what these languages and systems do or how they combine to create websites and applications, just know that we at Web Polaris are experts and know what is the right tool for which jobs.



Platforms

Oftentimes business and organizations don't need to reinvent the wheel and have a custom programmed site from scratch. Web Polaris can save you money, and provide you a site you can update and manage yourself, through the adaptation and customization of platforms such as Wordpress, Joomla, and Drupal. Usually the templates you download online for these platforms need a lot of work to clean up and optimize their coding to prevent all sort of problems and complications, and that’s where Web Polaris comes in. In addition, we can work with you to develop new modules, components and entire templates for these various platforms to further customize your website or online store within a format you can manipulate yourself.



Database Development

If your web needs include a database, for example for your online store, Web Polaris can help you build a clean, custom system that is easy for both you and your customers to use. For some web-based business, creating an infrastructure to sell your products online is also essential to success. We’ll organize the information based on your goals and make sure the data is normalized and the tables are structured properly.




E-Commerce

Obviously one of the most important aspects of e-commerce is transferring money easily and securely. We know the ins and outs of credit cards, Paypal, and other forms of electronic payment. Whether your site involves an online shop or recurring payments for services or content access, Web Polaris can create a platform or help you choose the right software to allows you to track and manage your income.



Merchant Account Integration

Obviously one of the most important aspects of e-commerce is transferring money easily and securely. We know the ins and outs of credit cards, Paypal, and other forms of electronic payment. Whether your site involves an online shop or recurring payments for services or content access, Web Polaris can create a platform or help you choose the right software to allows you to track and manage your income.


Shopping Cart

All shopping cart software is not created equal. Based on your business’s current and future needs, Web Polaris can help you navigate the complexities of options and functions to implement a ready-to-go or create a custom shopping cart that lets your online shoppers select and preview items and update orders. This is a process that needs to be easy and intuitive for users if you want to keep their business. We can help you incorporate features such as shipping calculators, wish lists, e-mail notifications, and tracking features to keep your customers happy, as well as business administration and management tools to help you.


Special Programs

Web Polaris’ experts can also help you promote and grow your e-commerce site through programs that focus on affiliates to bring new traffic as well as programs that reward customers to keep them returning to your site. Choosing the right e-commerce software and the right web support company to design and maintain your site for you, can make a significant difference in whether you are able to carry out these and other marketing strategies.