Web design best practices

A good website is never finished. Caro Creative keeps up-to-date with web design best practices so that you don’t have to.

The Ultimate WordPress Website Launch Checklist

The ultimate WordPress website launch checklist Ah, there’s nothing quite like the day you launch a new WordPress website. All the weeks and months (hopefully not years!) you’ve spent planning, coordinating, organising, designing and developing are finally finished and it’s time to unveil your website – your work, even if it’s for a client—to the […]
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Do I offer a WordPress Design Service?

WordPress Design Service My website development tool of choice is WordPress, an open source piece of software that powers millions of websites around the world. It’s the only website CMS (Content Management System) that I build websites with. This site is of course built on…WordPress. As well as building WordPress sites I occasionally get asked “Laurence, do […]
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Why WordPress for website design?

WordPress Web Design Banbury
Why you should use WordPress for your website design. WordPress is undoubtedly one of the best website systems available, used by millions of blogs, websites and e-commerce websites across the web.  Approximately 18% of all websites online are built on WordPress. It isn’t easy to start developing for WordPress if you don’t have background knowledge […]
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My web design checklist for going live

All of a sudden the site you have been working on for months is approved and the client wants it live. However, things can still go horribly wrong if you are not prepared. We’ve all been there. After weeks and even months of development, meetings, conference calls, protracted arguments over typography, imagery, colour schemes and […]
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How the web design process works

My web design process Today anyone can design a website, but not everyone should and not everyone can build them to a high standard. Anyone can build a template site using an online generator but will it get you found and will it bring in business? Building a website is more than just design, code, […]
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Good design isn’t cheap, and cheap design isn’t good!

Good design isn’t cheap, and cheap design isn’t good Design requires an understanding of the value of design beyond trendy styles, a knowledge of who you are, and a trust in me as a design professional to craft effective solutions at an affordable price. Since each web design project is different in terms of requirements, […]
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11 reasons why WordPress is better than a bespoke CMS website

11 reasons why WordPress is better than a bespoke CMS website I have just had my second Brighton SEO conference over the last two days and after having a discussion with another SEO’er I wanted to write a quick blog post about why we should use open source systems for web development. Here are 11 […]
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