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 with long loading times 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. […]

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 […]

Why Building A Business Website Is Like Buying A Luxury Car

This is because how much a business website should cost is dependent on a number of different factors, including the quality and functionality required, and the platform being delivered on. A good analogy for this is comparing your business website to a car: the decisions that determine what you drive are similar  to the decision […]

Why Web Design For Businesses Is Harder Than It Looks

Low start up costs for freelancers and the growth in demand for websites has created an industry in which cost and quality vary wildly.  Fuelled by high profile advertising campaigns, there is a misconception that building a business website is simple, and that anyone can do it for pennies. The truth is that building a […]