Does my small business really need a website?

Top of your to-do list should be getting a website created. If you don’t have a website you will run the risk of not reaching potential customers through social media and search engines and also of driving away your current customers. Before you print a business card or spend a penny on advertising, you need…

Creating “Creative WordPress Sites”

Here’s something I never thought Id say I love my job!! Becoming a freelance web designer is one of the best things I’ve ever done. Every day, and every website, is different and has new challenges. By far the greatest thing of all is working with WordPress or rather creating with WordPress. Right from the…

Copywriting for the web

What your website says is as important as how it looks. Writing for websites is different to other styles of writing. Its different to writing a brochure or sales catalogue. Its definitely different to writing a book. Its also very different to writing an essay. The aim is to keep webpage copy concise, search engine…

SEO. So what’s that all about then?!

What is SEO? SEO, short for Search Engine Optimisation, helps websites to be found by search engines, such as Google, Bing and Yahoo. SEO is a blanket term used for all the different factors that web designers and the like do to improve organic, not paid, search engine results. You can pay to get to…

Is your web site “responsive”?

What is Responsive Web Design? The goal of a responsive design is to create an optimal viewing experience across multiple devices such as computers, tablets and mobile phones. No matter the screen size, the view should be completely intuitive and satisfying to the customer. The rise in mobile devices is only the beginning of a…