Website Design

Your website design needs to reflect your business objectives and priorities – every page and feature must justify its existence and cost. Follow this page for the latest tips.

Will a website redesign hurt my SEO and SERP’s?

I get asked this question a lot when building new websites for my clients. Your average Joe website designer will know how to design a site and put it live but they probably don’t know the correct way to launch a site to ensure any previous SEO work is kept in place. Will a new […]
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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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What does web design actually cost?

Web design Banbury
What does website design actually cost? I get asked this all the time and the answer is always the same: it really depends on what the website is going to do! Every website design project is different. Us web designers and web developers, we don’t quote projects up per page any more, those are days […]
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Some great free WordPress tips and plugins for February

Since I started as a front-end WordPress developer at Toast Design in Banbury I have already picked up some great WordPress tips and new plugins. Here is a quick summary of my favourite tips. WordPress tips and plugin summary If there’s one word that I would use to describe the WordPress community, it’s this: huge. […]
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Increase Your Website Speed

Increase your website speed From having worked on hundreds of different websites and also browsing the internet daily one thing that I am sure of is that I hate it when a website takes ages to load! Isn’t it annoying when you are looking to research or buy something on-line but the site you are on doesn’t […]
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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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Responsive website re-design for Hanwell House

Website re-design for Hanwell House Hanwell House bed and breakfast in Banbury came to me in search of a website redesign of the existing static HTML/CSS website. They had the website design created by a friend back in 2008 but realised that the web has come on leaps and bounds since 2008. They have updated […]
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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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