How to make your website look fresh in 2016

Web design is forever changing and sometimes it’s hard keeping up with what’s hot and what’s not when it comes to design. Design ‘trends’ develop on the back of what people find is successful in engaging with the website audiences. Throughout the years we have gone down the ‘less is more’ approach to website design, […]

How to make a great website

Recipe Ingredients • Project manager • Graphic designer • Web developer • Marketing department • Copywriter (optional but highly recommended) • SEO specialist • Photographer (optional, but works better if used) Method • Add project manager, graphic designer and web developer to the client and sit round a table, preferably with tea/coffee and biscuits to […]

What makes a great website?

An eye-catching homepage, that tells the visitor exactly what the website is all about, and is easy to navigate. There’s nothing more frustrating than jumping from page to page looking for information or products, and not finding what you’re looking for. The homepage also needs to be uncluttered, not too much information or adverts. If […]

3 Resounding Reasons to have a Business Blog

A recent survey by HubSpot reported that businesses who blog receive 55% more visitors to their website, and 57% of businesses get new customers from their blog – and yet when you mention the word ‘blogging’ to many businesses they feel it’s something they don’t have time for. If that’s you, think again! Here are […]

5 tips for getting the most out of your business Facebook page

1. Set your goals – decide what you want your Facebook page to achieve. This will help you focus on what to post about, and will give you something to judge your success against. Common goals include reaching new customers, driving more traffic to your website, establishing your credibility, and promoting your products 2. Spread […]

The best thing you could do for your business in 2015

These days the single best value-for-money investment you can make to get more sales is to crank up the power of your website. It’s your shop window, your advertising billboard, your company brochure, your order-taker, and the face of your customer services team. So what are the top 5 things that you can do to […]

How to avoid losing 61% of your website visitors to your competitors

80% of the population now use a smartphone to access the internet, and 47% use a tablet1. 30% of all website page views in the UK are now from mobile devices (i.e. smartphones and tablets)2. Over 50% of visitors will abandon your website if it takes more than 3 seconds to load on their smartphone3. […]

The risks of cheap Web Hosting

Web hosting – it’s not something that most people would spend any time thinking about… until they find that their website keeps going down or that the technical support is non-existent. There are some cheap web hosting suppliers out there who do offer value for money, but unfortunately they are few and far between. Web […]