Custom Craft CMS Plugin Development

Tailored Solutions

Built to meet specific business needs

Expert Development

Experienced team following best practices

Future-Proof Development

Scalability and future updates in mind

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Bespoke Craft CMS Plugin Development

Custom plugins for your Craft CMS website to address unique business requirements, integrate third-party services, add advanced features, enhance performance, and ensure scalability and security.

Initial Consultation

A discussion of features, functionality, integration requirements, and any specific constraints.

Requirement Gathering

Understand specific needs, challenges, and goals for the custom plugin.

Scope Definition

Define the scope of the project, including features, functionality, integration requirements, and any specific constraints.

Technical Analysis

Technical analysis to determine the feasibility of the project, including compatibility with the current Craft CMS setup.

Solution Proposal

A detailed proposal outlining the approach, estimated timeline, and costs involved.

Project Plan

A comprehensive project plan, including milestones, deliverables, and timelines.

UI/UX Design

Wireframes and mockups for the plugin’s user interface to ensure it meets user experience standards.

Technical Design

Architecture of the plugin defined: Including database schema, API integrations, and other technical components.

Plugin Development

Developed with flexibility, performance and scaleability in mind.

Coding Standards

Following Craft CMS coding standards and best practices to ensure high-quality, maintainable code.

Integration Testing

Integration testing to ensure the plugin works seamlessly with Craft CMS and other plugins.

User Acceptance Testing (UAT)

Ensuring the plugin meets all requirements and works as expected.

Technical Documentation

Covering the plugin’s architecture, codebase, and setup instructions.

User Documentation & Training

To help end-users understand how to use and configure the Craft CMS plugin.


Deploy the plugin to a staging environment for final testing and approval – before deploying to the live environment, ensuring minimal downtime and disruption.

Post-Deployment Support

Post-deployment support to address any issues or bugs that arise after the plugin goes live.

Getting started with our Custom Craft CMS Plugin Development

Step 1

Get in touch

Let us know your Craft CMS Plugin requirements.

Step 2

Requirement Gathering

Together we'll define the features and functionality.

Step 3


Your custom Craft CMS plugin deployed and integrated.


Custom Craft CMS Plugin Development FAQs

What is a custom Craft CMS plugin?

A custom Craft CMS plugin is a piece of software specifically developed to add unique features or functionality to your Craft CMS website that are not available through existing plugins.

Why might we need a custom plugin for our Craft CMS website?

You may need a custom plugin to meet specific business requirements, integrate with third-party services, automate tasks, or add unique functionality that is not available through existing plugins.

What is the process for developing a custom plugin?

The process typically involves requirement gathering, planning, designing, development, testing, and deployment. Our team will work closely with you throughout each phase to ensure the plugin meets your needs.

How long does it take to develop a custom plugin?

The development time can vary based on the complexity and scope of the plugin. Simple plugins may take a few days, while more complex plugins can take several months.

How much does custom plugin development cost?

The cost depends on the complexity, features, and functionality required. We provide detailed quotes after understanding your specific needs and project requirements.

Will the custom plugin be compatible with future Craft CMS updates?

We develop plugins following best practices and Craft CMS guidelines to ensure compatibility with future updates. However, ongoing maintenance may be required to keep the plugin up-to-date.

Can you modify an existing plugin to meet our needs?

Yes, we can modify existing plugins if they are open-source and the required changes are feasible. We will review the existing plugin and discuss the modifications needed.

Can you add features to an existing custom plugin?

Absolutely. We can enhance existing custom plugins by adding new features or improving current functionality as per your requirements.

How do you ensure the security of the custom plugin?

We follow best practices for secure coding and thoroughly test the plugin for vulnerabilities. We also provide recommendations for maintaining security.

What kind of support do you provide after the plugin is developed?

We offer ongoing Craft CMS support and maintenance services to address any issues, perform updates, and ensure the plugin continues to function as expected.

Will we have ownership of the custom plugin?

Yes, you will have full ownership of the custom plugin, including the source code. This allows you to modify or extend it in the future as needed.

How do you handle integration with third-party services?

We have experience integrating Craft CMS with various third-party services and APIs. We ensure seamless integration to extend your website's functionality.

Can the custom plugin be used on multiple Craft CMS sites?

Yes, once developed, the custom plugin can be installed and used on multiple Craft CMS sites. Licensing terms can be discussed based on your needs.

What happens if there are bugs or issues with the plugin?

We thoroughly test all plugins before deployment. However, if any issues arise, we provide prompt support to fix bugs and ensure smooth operation.

Do you provide documentation for the custom plugin?

Yes, we provide comprehensive documentation to help your team understand how to install, configure, and use the custom plugin.

How do you ensure the plugin performs well?

We follow best practices for performance optimisation, including efficient coding, caching strategies, and thorough testing to ensure the plugin does not impact site performance negatively.

What if our requirements change during development?

That’s not a problem. We’d need to know your new requirements then we can re-estimate and update the cost and timeframes accordingly.

How do you manage the project timeline and milestones?

We establish clear project timelines and milestones at the beginning of the project. Regular updates and communication ensure that the project stays on track.

Can you provide examples of custom plugins you have developed?

Yes, we can provide case studies and examples of custom plugins we have developed for other clients. Just get in touch with your requirements and we’ll jump on a call to showcase appropriate plug-in work.

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