• About Webtimes

    Webtimes wants to change the sad statistic of 80% of startups failing within the first 2 years. Our aim is to help start ups and small businesses to get the exposure they need to succeed. Small businesses don't have the financial reserves that large companies do, so we're here to help out.
At Webtimes, our mission is driven by a powerful belief: that every small business should have the opportunity to reach a global audience without breaking the bank. Our journey began with a passionate CEO whose vision was to empower small businesses with the digital tools and services necessary to thrive in an increasingly interconnected world. With an unwavering dedication to this cause, our CEO has been the driving force behind our company's creation.

But it doesn't stop there. Our manager, equally committed and dedicated, stands as the embodiment of support and excellence. With a keen understanding of our clients' diverse needs, our manager consistently goes above and beyond, ensuring that every client receives personalized attention and assistance.
At Webtimes, we're not just a web development and hosting company; we're a partner in your success story. We're here to turn your dreams into reality by providing top-notch services at affordable rates. Our passion lies in making small businesses successful and helping them expand their horizons. Your dreams are our motivation, and your success is our commitment. Join us on this journey, and let's reach the world together.

3+ Years Experience 

100% Affordable

300+ Websites Made 

Social Media

At Webtimes, we understand the importance of staying connected with our valued clients and partners. Our social media channels are your gateway to the latest updates, exclusive offers, and insights from our team. By following us on platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, you'll always be in the loop, ensuring you're the first to know about our cutting-edge web design and hosting solutions. Join our online community to engage with us, share your thoughts, and explore a world of possibilities in the digital realm. We look forward to connecting with you on social media and keeping you informed about all the exciting developments on the horizon!

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​​​Our Team

Our team at Webtimes shares a common passion: supporting the growth of small businesses in South Africa. With a heartfelt commitment to helping these enterprises thrive in a competitive market, we dedicate our expertise and efforts to empower them with the digital solutions they need to succeed.

Kenny has been an IT and Business Consultant and Entrepreneur for 20+ years. He has a Business Management qualification, but says all his learning came from actually building and running businesses. He has consulted for some big companies like Sanlam, Old Mutual, Metropolitan Life, Naspers/Media24, Woolworths, Woolworths Financial Services and the South African Government, but finds it a lot more rewarding to work with small businesses. Kenny will tell you he is passionate about building businesses and will usually have 5 or 6 new business ideas every day, and that is just before lunch time.

Kenny Steyn

Raised in Cape Town, South Africa. Joshua became a Dive Instructor straight out of school. He has since done everything from facilitating with WinWin consulting for AB Inbev to selling for an online network equipment store called Netsale. He loves learning, any type of learning and spends most of his spare time getting better at climbing, surfing and calisthenics.

Joshua Whindus


Claudette has a decade of experience in the digital marketing field, she holds a diploma in marketing from IMM completed in 2001. Her expertise is centered around Social Media Marketing, Google Adverts, SEO, and Google My Business - the essential tools for establishing a robust online presence and achieving digital succes.

Claudette Steyn


Carmen loves to teach, she is currently teaching at a school called Calling Academy, while being a consultant for us. She has taught English overseas in both Honduras and Bangkok, Thailand. She had a pivotal role in setting up Webtimes, but has sinced stepped back to pursue teaching. She has a good eye for design and an excellent problem solver. In her spare time she loves climbing and yoga.

Carmen Whindus


Renee has over 10 years of project management, administration, and accounting experience. Interested in learning new skills and improving the ones she already has, she takes advantage of any opportunity to do so. the passion she has is to help people find and grow their potential, and she is always willing to offer a helping hand. She loves the outdoors, DIY projects that never go exactly as planned, crafting, and anything that has a creative element to it.

Renee Grainger-Rousseau


​Frequently Asked Questions

In this section, we've compiled answers to some of the most common questions we receive from our valued clients. These FAQs cover a range of topics, from our hosting services to web design packages, and provide insights into the core aspects of our business. If you have a query that isn't addressed here, feel free to reach out to our dedicated support team. We're here to assist you and ensure your experience with us is as seamless and informed as possible. At Webtimes, we believe that well-informed clients are satisfied clients, and we're committed to providing the information you need to make informed decisions about your online presence. Explore our FAQs, and don't hesitate to contact us with any additional questions or specific inquiries you may have. Your success and satisfaction are our top priorities, and we look forward to assisting you on your digital journey.

Hosting Information

What is the difference between a hosting fee and a domain registration?
Domain Registration: Domain registration is the cost of acquiring and maintaining your website's unique web address (domain name). With our package, the first year of domain registration is free. After the first year, there will be an annual fee to continue the registration.
Hosting Fee: The hosting fee is the cost of storing your website and making it available online. The hosting fee for our package is R149 per month.
Can I cancel my hosting subscription at any time?
Answer: Yes, you have the flexibility to cancel your hosting subscription at any time. We prefer however, that you commit for at least 1 year. However, please note that the free website offer is contingent upon maintaining an active hosting subscription with us. If you do cancel, you will loose your email addresses and all your emails, as well as your website.
Can I upgrade my hosting package in the future?
Answer: Certainly! We understand that your business may grow and require additional resources. You can easily upgrade your hosting package to accommodate your evolving needs. Some examples may be if you need a website with more pages, or need more email space. Please contact us so we can quote you on this.
Can I upgrade my hosting package in the future?
Answer: Certainly! We understand that your business may grow and require additional resources. You can easily upgrade your hosting package to accommodate your evolving needs. Some examples may be if you need a website with more pages, or need more email space. Please contact us so we can quote you on this.
What if I already have a domain name?
Answer: If you already have a domain name, but not yet a website, we can assist with the migration process to our hosting platform. If you already have an existing website, but would like it to be redesigned on our platform, we can organise the smooth transition of your domain name to our server, if it is a .co.za domain, the transfer is free and the monthly fee of R149 per month. If it is any other domain name, like a .com or .org there may be a small transfer fee. Your next domain renewal will be billed one year later.

Web Design & Development

Is the website design customized to my business?
Answer: Yes, you will choose a basic template and then our team will customise it with your logo, brand colours, images relevant to your business, etc to accurately reflect your business.
How long does it take to get the free website?
Answer: From our side we are committed to have you website live within 1-2 weeks. This, however, does depend on how quick you can give us information or feedback during certain steps in the process. 
Can I make updates and changes to the website myself?
Answer: Yes, you can. We will share a training video with you that will show you how to make updates and changes to your website without any technical knowledge. We do, however, have a disclaimer in place for when you do decide to make changes: There is always the risk that information ……..so we won’t take full responsibility for this when it happens. Ideally, if you want changes, rather work through us, request a quote…..
Will my website show up on Google or Google Maps?
Answer: Search engines like Google will add your website to their index, which means potential customers will be able to find and visit your website easily. However, appearing on Google Maps and in search results for specific keywords requires specialized expertise in search engine optimization (SEO). Our focus is on providing hosting and website design services, but we can connect you with specialist companies that offer affordable SEO services. They can help optimize your website to improve its visibility in search engine results.

Support & Security

What level of support can I expect?
Answer: We pride ourselves on providing excellent customer support. Our team is available to assist you with any questions or technical issues you may encounter along the way.
How can I contact your support team if I need assistance?
Answer: You can contact us through email, whatsapp, or by logging a ticket in our customer portal.
Is the hosting package reliable and secure?
Answer: Yes, our hosting package is built on a robust infrastructure that ensures reliability and security for your website. We implement the latest security measures to protect your data and provide a seamless hosting experience.
Do you perform regular backups of my website?
Answer: Yes, we perform regular backups of your website to ensure that your data is securely stored. In the event of any unexpected issues, we can restore your website to a previous backup to minimize any potential loss.
What measures do you have in place to protect against cybersecurity threats?
Answer: We take cybersecurity seriously and have robust measures in place to protect your website. This includes employing firewalls, utilizing advanced security software, and regularly monitoring for any potential threats. We also stay up-to-date with the latest security practices to safeguard your website from cyberattacks and unauthorized access.