Providing You With Professional, Practical and Affordable Web Design and Development, Social Media and Online Marketing Services

Looking for web designers or developers in Johannesburg, Gauteng? Practical Web Solutions offers professional, web development, design and hosting services as well as affordable social media services including management and marketing your online services in South Africa and most neighbouring countries. We also offer SEO services and stable linux web and email hosting on South African or international servers.

We aim to provide the most cost effective and practical approach to web development, website design and web hosting services for all of our customers; and strive to do this without raising the price bar.

We also do work in colaboration with other web design and development agents, IT companies as well as direct clients, at reasonable prices and are in a position to provide bespoke projects and solutions to all customers.

OUR MISSION: Practical Web Solutions aims to add more value and generate greater profits for all businesses, personal and corporate entities by means of effective professional website development and design, optimisation of these online entities and their stable and effective establishment on the internet in all respects. Pride is taken in the provision of ongoing support to all clients in a friendly, fast, transparent and efficient manner.


Practical Web Solutions offers Web and Email Hosting Packages based on local (South African) servers. Generous features and competitive pricing are available on all the hosting packages, whether you are a small startup business or already a larger corporate entity. All packages are scalable and you can upgrade anytime. Get your website or professional email online today with Practical Web Solutions. Selected domain names are free as per the table below. To view all available hosting features please click here

Starter Hosting

R 95monthly
  • FREE,, or domain registration

  • 5 GB Disk Space / Storage
  • 5 MySQL databases
  • 100 email accounts
  • 100 email aliases
  • 1 FTP account
  • Up to 10 add-on domains
  • *Disk overage charged at R20 / 10MB.
    **Add-on Domains include 1 Mailbox each

    Hosting Package Features

Standard Plus

R 255monthly
  • FREE,, or domain registration

  • 15 GB Disk Space / Storage
  • 20 MySQL databases
  • 500 email accounts
  • 500 email aliases
  • 7 FTP accounts
  • Up to 50 add-on domains
  • *Disk overage charged at R20 / 10MB.
    **Add-on Domains include 1 Mailbox each

    Hosting Package Features


R 425monthly
  • FREE,, or domain registration

  • 20 GB Disk Space / Storage
  • 40 MySQL databases
  • 1000 email accounts
  • 1000 email aliases
  • 15 FTP accounts
  • Up to 75 add-on domains
  • *Disk overage charged at R20 / 10MB.
    **Add-on Domains include 1 Mailbox each

    Hosting Package Features


Allow Practical Web Solutions to take care of most of your website and hosting needs on a month to month basis with these inclusive packages.

Our design and maintenance service allows for us to deliver a website, and maintain the website for you, including updates to content at your request, keeping the system up to date and running smoothly and applying minor (sometimes major) maintenance and enhancements to your website.

Pricing below includes our time, the domain name, as well as the website development cost of the website. Please note that we require a minimum commitment of 4 months for these packages, after which you can upgrade, downgrade or cancel the service(s) at any time with a months notice.

These packages are great for customers that cannot afford a large down payment on a website, as it allows for the payment to be gradually collected over time so you are able to pay off the website in installments.



R 825monthly
  • Up to 6 page website, 2 hours per month maintenance / changes, hosting included

    Suited to companies starting out, with development under this package aimed at the small to medium business brochure or similar site. Up to 6 initial pages, we will create the website for you, maintain basic SEO and content for up to 3 hours per month adding necessary pages if required. This package is hosted on the Standard hosting package. Website and hosting packages remain scalable so you can upgrade at any time.


R 2695monthly
  • Up to 25 web pages, 10 hours per month maintenance / changes, hosting included

    Buy up to 12 hours of time from us per month. This is suited to companies that wish for us to take care of most of the website maintenance, and is geared to product and service promotion, e-commerce websites and custom maintenance and update requirements. We work closely with you or your representative to maintain the website, and dedicate time to improving the website as we monitor the progress and results.


Does your website appeal to your customers?

We make an effort to understand your business and your target market, and even analyse strong performing competitors to ascertain what may be required in order for you to have a website which looks good and appeals to you target audience.

Using our knowledge of the latest trends, techniques, and technologies, we can provide you with a clean, professional, and modern website design, and offer website designs suited to your specifications or design vision and aimed at your target audience.



Social and Digital Media is important for your business so our social media plans are affordable, custom made and flexible.

From small businesses to large corporations, social media has become almost imperative due to the changing ways and tools available for people to interact with businesses on the internet.

From the basics of web monitoring to much larger Social Media requirements, we are able to advise on best practice, and help manage your social media whether all or in part (sharing the responsibilities with you).

Contact Practical Web Solutions for a practical and affordable approach to Social Media Marketing and management.



Let PWS host your domain, website and email on our very stable web hosting servers. We have servers available locally in South Africa as well as internationally based servers.

We offer daily backups, fast support, and access to your own control panel (in most cases), and remain on hand for any queries.

We also offer domain registrations for most African regions, as well as .com, .net and most common TLD's


Outsource your web design and development work to Practical Web Solutions

We handle the work, you focus on your client. Bespoke daily and hourly rates available.

Practical Web Solutions are available for you, whether an individual or a web design or development company, to hire. We have experience in keeping the confidentiality levels super-high, and handle all our contracts on a very professional level.

You are able to outsource web development projects to us, and we will quote you a rate related to the project, in line with your profit margin and billing structure. Web development and design are available services to hire per hour, per day or on a monthly basis - no long term contracts, no unneccessary fine-print. We never contact your client direclty - we leave that satisfaction up to you (and we will guide you when necessary).

Contact us today to find out if we can assist you with any overflow work, or web design / development contracts you may need done.

We offer effective website design and development for South African Schools, creating engaging platforms for learners, parents and effective online communication between schools and parents.

Access to internet, mobile devices and social media is increasing, and we feel that schools should be portrayed positively, realistically, and professionally through their web sites.

More and more people are resorting to web searches and online interaction with schools, either by way of a web site or social media channel. It is for this reason that we feel that schools need to be present online, with active websites ready to engage with parents and provide an ever-increasing solution for instant gratification needs of a consumer.

Contact Practical Web Solutions for a passionate partner in your school's online presence!


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Some of our Clients