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January 23, 2015

What does a website cost?

How long is a piece of string?

I always have difficulty answering this question and prefer to provide a specific written quote for a client, based on exactly what they need. However, after building around 300 websites of all sizes, I can suggest this rough ball-park scale of fees: Read more…

May 13, 2014

SEO for beginners

SEO – what’s it all about?

Lots of clients ask me about Search Engine Optimisation. I can’t claim to be any expert, but I have read quite a bit of advice about SEO and it seems that the goalposts have shifted quite a few times over the years, but some disreputable SEO companies are still aiming at the old goalposts. Read more…

May 6, 2014

Your first website?

“I don’t know how it works, but I know need a website…”

Many clients come to me for their first website. Often they are confused about the costs and the different services involved.

Maybe this analogy will help…

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February 3, 2014

Website diagnosis

How healthy is your website?

People are often blocked from reading your website because of simple technical issues.

  • Is your website search-engine friendly?
  • Does it work in all current browsers?
  • Are all the links on your website working? Read more…
March 6, 2013

Green website

Let’s go Green – how could it hurt?

Have you taken steps to ease your effect on the environment? What about your website? You may have changed the way you live and how you run your business, but have you thought that you may be giving business to others who are undoing all the efforts you have made? Read more…

November 17, 2011

You know that bit on my web page…?

What are the parts of my website called?

Hey don’t worry! Many people have trouble properly identifying elements of a webpage. It’s hard enough keeping up with technology without having to learn what everything is called… But it does help when you are talking to your web designer to know a thingamy from a whatchmacallit.

OK, well there here some basic names for the parts of a webpage, and a brief description of what they do… Read more…

November 16, 2011

Web ad sizes

These are typical website advertisement sizes: Read more…

October 17, 2010

Who’s to blame when your website breaks?

Many people are confused about what makes a website tick, and consequently are at a loss about who to contact when their website is not working.

Can’t see your website? Before you hit the panic button, try these steps. Read more…

October 7, 2009

Do you check yourself in the mirror before you leave the house?

I know I have gone out the door with my buttons askew! But don’t let this happen to your website. A good idea is to make your own website your ‘home page’ for your browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari etc.) or at least mark it as a ‘Favourite’ and look at it often! Read more…