website design

23rd August 2016
How does SEO relate to my website design?

How does SEO relate to my website design?

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) determines how much your website gets favoured by the big guy in the website world, Google. But how exactly do your website and SEO work together, do they both affect each other?... read the rest »
26th April 2016
Your definitive guide to: WordPress

Your definitive guide to: WordPress

Most people who have some knowledge of websites and the building/management process will have heard of WordPress. WordPress is an open-source content management system (CMS), so supports the creation, management, organising, publishing, editing and deletion of website content from one central dashboard... read the rest »
15th March 2016
Why should I choose an agency to develop my WordPress website?

Why should I choose an agency to develop my WordPress website?

This is a question we hear quite often, why should I pay a team of developers to build a WordPress website for me when I can do it myself? When getting your business online, you're probably looking to save as much money as possible, so opting for a free version of WordPress can seem tempting. In this guide we'll explain why choosing to get your WordPress solution developed by an agency (us, of course!) will get you much better results than going it alone... read the rest »
10th November 2015
How good is your website?

How good is your website?

We’ve spent a lot of time talking about individual components of your website such as home pages, responsive design, SEO and landing pages and we also gave you a spring clean checklist. So now that we’re heading towards the end of the year, it’s about time to evaluate how good your website really is... read the rest »
27th October 2015
Top 7 online payment systems

Top 7 online payment systems

If you’re running any form of ecommerce platform, there’s a high chance that you want to take payments online. There are so many payment systems available, where do you start? Read on as we run through our top 7 (in no order of preference)... read the rest »
15th September 2015
Advice for your website photos

Advice for your website photos

“A picture speaks a thousand words” is a phrase you’ve probably heard a thousand times before. But it couldn’t be more true; between 65% and 85% of people class themselves as visual learners, and on social media, updates with images get 150% more engagement than those without... read the rest »
1st September 2015
The power of landing pages

The power of landing pages

A landing page is exactly that, the page that a person first lands on when they visit your website. So technically, every page on your website can be seen as a landing page particularly your home page... read the rest »
18th August 2015
Website necessities for freelancers

Website necessities for freelancers

As a freelancer, one of the biggest difficulties with maintaining a steady workflow (and bank balance!) is that you really need to be marketing yourself and touting for work whilst you’re working on a project, so that one is ready to start as another finished. But while your head is fully immersed in a big project, how can you find the time and head-space to write proposals and network? Well, a website could be one of your most important tools, so you need to make sure it’s doing its job... read the rest »
28th July 2015
7 reasons people leave your website quickly

7 reasons people leave your website quickly

Once people are on your website, you need to convince them quickly that there are lots of reasons for them to stay and browse, or you need to convert them into a customer quickly. But is your bounce rate high, are people leaving your site quickly or is your conversion rate lower than you’d like? Read on to find out if you’re making any of these fatal errors to make people leave your website quickly... read the rest »
21st July 2015
How much should a website cost?

How much should a website cost?

Hopefully if you work with a reliable and trustworthy website designer (we'd like to think we could be counted as that) then you will be paying a fair fee for your site. However, for budgeting purposes and so that you can work out if what you’re being offered is a good deal, it’s helpful to understand the costs related to building a website before you start... read the rest »