Custom Website Design

Zazen Designs is run by Benjamin Matheson, a seasoned freelance web designer offering bespoke services to clients internationally. Based in the US and Oceania.

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About Zazen Designs

Zazen Designs is an established website development company that’s been building custom made WordPress websites for 10 years. The business was established in 2012 in Newcastle Australia, subsequently moving to Sydney then on to New York for 9 years. Our expertise is crafting highly customized responsive WordPress websites with a focus on sleek styling and mobile functionality. Aside from designing beautiful new websites, we also invest a large amount of time and effort into SEO for each and every design. Get in touch for a custom quote.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Yes. Some websites are done pro bono publico. Registered charities often receive a 15% discount. I also provide a discounted rate for bulk/multiple-tiered projects. Please contact me if you would like more details on this.

Yes! And clear in regards to communication. I invite you to read reviews left by previous clients here. I normally respond to emails very quickly, and if I’m away for any length of time, I will let my clients know. All projects are always delivered on time (if not before).

I can, but I tend to work on fixed costs. Hourly rate ($60) can be charged with an agreement in place.

I work multi-continentally across numerous time zones 7 days a week, and am happy to recommend reading previous client’s reivews re: excellent responsiveness.  

Yes, you can. It’s possible to pay a fixed retainer to book certain days out for every week and month. Retainers are booked out in 3-month slots and payable upfront. Please contact me for the latest prices.

Currently I’m working from my home office. This is to ensure personal safety as well as availability for all clients as and when they need me.

Not always due to the fact that full ownership and credentials are handed over to the client. Some clients like to tinker and design.

We’re convinced that it’s one of the best software systems in the world. WordPress is now the most widespread CMS (content management systems) across the globe.