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3 Ways Cheap Web Design Could Be Killing Your Business

Whilst every business needs to keep control of costs cheap web design can be a false economy. There are few businesses that would not acknowledge the value of having a business website. Yet there is a huge difference between budget sites that offer an internet brochure, and a strategically designed site tailored to the functionality […]

Three Potential Measures Of Business Website Success

Building and maintaining a business website is an important ongoing investment. Therefore, it is important to regularly monitor its success to maximise the return that your website is delivering and determine how it is contributing to the overall health of your business. How you define business success will depend on the nature of your business […]

The Importance of Images & Videos on your Website

Including high quality photographs and videos within your website is becoming increasingly important in a transient digital age. Photography and video on your website form part of your brand identity and are a quick way of communicating your message and values to potential customers. With more than half the visitors of a typical business website […]

5 Things That Affect Trust In Your Website

Establishing trust in your company to potential customers is an important part of marketing your business. Consumers are unlikely to buy a product or service from a company/brand they do not trust. In the digital world your website and what it portrays about your business is a vital part of this process. Your website is […]

A Slow Loading WordPress Website Is A Disaster

Websites that load slowly frustrate users and could lead to them giving up and visiting the site of a competitor. With an estimated 40% of users abandoning a website that takes more than 3 seconds to load, the speed at which your website loads should be a critical performance indicator for your business. Pick A […]

Some things never change

Take a look at these 2 photos. Yes you can see good looks, great curves and a timeless quality of character. Sorry Andy but it’s the car we’re talking about. Back in 1990 when director Andy Donovan was (surely) just old enough to get his driving license he owned this lovely 1966 VW Beetle. He […]

Creating Opportunities from Website Error 404 Messages

Occasionally, visitors may try to access a part of your website that, perhaps due to internal changes or a typo, is not reachable. This will generate an error 404 message, frustrating the visitor and leading them elsewhere. 404 not found errors are an area of the customer website experience to which businesses should give more […]

Without a doubt one of our best business decisions ever

Originally released in July 2009 our PHP Login & User Management script has well over 4000 sales (4212 to be precise and increasing each day) making it our second best selling script with regular positive reviews. Although we invested thousands to create it and more to maintain and support it, the script has thankfully paid […]

Why Mobile Optimisation Matters For Your Business Website

What you want people to do when they visit your website, as well as their overall experience and ease of use, are important considerations when designing and building your business website. Combined with the increasing use of the internet from mobile devices, this means that mobile optimisation should be a key concern for your business […]