It's All About You

Our four step design and development process.

Over the years we have developed a really good process for working in partnership with clients. It puts you in control but also allows our creative and technical team to do their thing and offer an exciting but technically achievable response to your brief.

1

Detailed Design Concept

3

Demo Website

4

Production Website

This four-step process is the most cost-effective way we have found to go about developing websites and priortises making design choices at a stage in the project where it is cheapest to make changes. We always try to find the most cost effective way to deliver a brief.

Exciting Design

Creativity is at the heart of good design and it's exciting to experiment with ideas and see the project come to life. Partner this with the technical knowledge and experience and the result is a powerful combination.

Robust Development

We strive for efficiency, simplicity and readability using well-recognised open-source frameworks, where necessary, for robust development ensuring your website performs well now and in the future.

Engaging Functionality

Using Javascipt we love to code interesting and helpful functionality that enhances the websites' user experience. Great functionality can help you win favour with users and increase conversions.

Content Well Managed

Content Management Systems provide an interface between you and your website so you can make changes, post blogs, add products and more. The CMS is a website publishing tool and is easy to use for non-technical users.

We specialise in MODX and support our customers in using it to power their websites. MODX is very user-friendly but also has some exciting performance features aswell as being open-source and well-supported by a community of MODX developers.

Essential Features of our Website Design & Development Service

These essential website features are delivered as standard in all of our projects, big or small:

Mobile optimised fluid layout

  • Adaptive designs for all screen-sizes.
  • Landscape and portrait modes.
  • Touch gesture aware.

Web standards compliance

  • We use widely adopted standards for web development making it easy for other developers to contribute.

Page speed optimisations

  • Our websites are developed with a focus on page load speeds with an aim to deliver the best results possible for the content type.

Accessibility for visually impaired users

  • Semantic html tags.
  • Screen-reader compatible.
  • Alt tags for image descriptions.

Cookie compliance

  • Developed with privacy in mind.
  • Only necessary cookies used.
  • Where appropriate, implementation of suitable cookie notice with prior consent script blocking.

SEO fundamentals

  • Search console compatible sitemap.
  • Search friendly HTML markup.
  • Static and dynamic meta tags on all pages.

Open Development

  • We make the source code for your website available to you from the start and invite clients, where able, to contribute to the development process should they wish to.

Social media sharing

  • Using the Open Graph Protocol we make sure your website is easily sharable on social media platforms and other community websites.

Non-invasive Analytics

  • We can install website analytics tools which respect user privacy but continue to provide usage data. We don't install these tools without your consent. Learn More.
If you have any questions we'd love to hear from you