We will take the time to:
This is a question we've been asked on several occasions over the years and there is already a lot of material available online and in research papers. But, we felt duty bound to offer our opinion, based on our own experiences and research. We've divided our thoughts into five sub-headings.
Ask yourself the following questions about your website. Remember that your target visitors won't hang around long if it isn't right!
The guys have been brilliant. I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the process and they have taken the project forward in the right direction. We're very impressed with the finished website.
The resulting site is testament both to their technical expertise and their empathy for their clients' needs. I am very happy with the service received and have no hesitation in recommending them wholeheartedly.
Let us look at this issue from two perspectives. The first looks at your target audience and the second looks at the management of the content.
Over the years there have been several important pieces of academic work on user interface design, probably most notably from Nielsen and Schneidermann. These extensive studies identify some key components in enabling website visitors to achieve what they need to with the upmost of ease. This is called usability in the industry and some of the most important concepts are as follows:
It is important that your website is updated regularly to keep it fresh and of interest to your visitors. The second perspective therefore involves the webmaster or the individual responsible for its upkeep. To facilitate this, you should choose a platform with a good content management system as standard. WordPress is the current industry standard and the system we recommend.
Make sure that your website embraces the essential design principles shown below and that it achieves a high quality and engaging look. It should be an object to be desired, attractive and fun to use.
We believe that there are two important facets to be considered here.
We offer website hosting and maintenance services to our web development customers only. Consequently, they then benefit from the following:
We offer several different hosting and management plans, designed to support the individual needs of our clients.