Does anyone care if your website is ugly?

Think about your favourite website. Do you love how Facebook immediately serves up your friends’ updates and interests? Or is Amazon your first choice for effortless shopping list-making? Does the simplicity of Google’s search page make you feel more in charge of the Internet? Maybe a website makes you feel special and cared for. Or maybe the experience is so seamless that you don’t even think about it at all. Continue reading “Does anyone care if your website is ugly?”

What your website should say about you?

You know you want a website but where do you go from there? Most people think just having a website is as simple as knocking out any old design that shows a few photos and has a phone number. But your website should be much more. A good website should project professionalism about you and your business. A bad DIY website will simply not encourage prospective clients to call on your services. Continue reading “What your website should say about you?”

Should your small business have a website?

Should your small business have a website? With costs being negligible at the entry level, it makes sound business sense for even small companies to have a website. You may be asking what are the benefits. Here is a brief outline of how a website can improve your business. Continue reading “Should your small business have a website?”

Web Design Affordability

Web design affordability is a barrier to some people attaining an online presence.  Have you ever fancied putting your small business online only to find that web designers/developers charge thousands of pounds for a website? There is a good reason why those of us in the web design business charge a rate that some people perhaps consider too much. We have trained for many years at university and honed our craft. Continue reading “Web Design Affordability”

Learning WordPress from Scratch

For many years I resisted the temptation to use WordPress.  I felt that I would learn more about web development if I built websites from scratch.  Whilst I did indeed learn more, it also became apparent that every website development agency was using this platform, therefore I should learn it.  I decided to take the plunge and learn more about it. Continue reading “Learning WordPress from Scratch”