“Many thanks for all your assistance on this it has been much appreciated and a hell of a lot easier than having somebody nagging me every 5 minutes asking me for information and approval of layouts and designs etc. This whole process has been a breeze compared with companies we have tried to work with in the past.”
Existing websites I have helped modify pr add to
Asa at acupressuremats.co.uk had won the sole distribution rights to a unique Acupressure Mat from Sweden in the UK. Asa has been selling these through her existing business, however wanted some on-line presence. Due to large initial outlay on the products she wanted a simple online shop that she could update and develop through the search engines herself. I created a wordpress theme from her PSD layout and implemented WP E-commerce solution via Paypal.
Beyond Autism is a charity operating a school helping children and young people with autism, with details of the school, its approach and fundraising. After a marketing rebrand to Beyond Autism from Rainbow Charity , the marketing contractors built them a new website in ASP with a custom backend. After a months of training and it missing basic functionality of backups , posting blog articles to search engines and tagging , I volunteered to rewrite the site in Wordpress. After 2 days of training they can now fully update the site themself!
Lisa at Bitesize Marketing had a site designed by bigponddesign. Due to the sites colourful images and fresh layout designed in photoshop , this presented a problem for search engines like google reading the pages for useful keywords and descriptions. After going through some main keywords and how to optimise the existing site without a total redesign, I optimised each page with meta data. I also intergrated the existing layout into a wordpress blog so she could keep fresh content and news on her site without the need for updates from the graphic designer. After training Lisa how to link build , the site is already bringing in unqiue visitors around her search terms
Becky at Bookham Acupuncture wanted to increase her existing client base, but setting up a website for displaying useful information and tips about acupuncture as well as targeting acupuncture keywords around her local base of practice. She wanted a site she could maintain , and also constantly update with special offers and articles on acupuncture. I set about custom designing a wordpress template ( Open Source Content Management System ) after a design brief given by Becky , to outline the existing theme of the practice as well as what she wanted the site to portray.
A Mortgage and Finance broker based in central London needed a simple and unique site to portray their services and come up with a design which represented their services. The dollar green , Cadogan Crest and classic London feel gives a feel of city life and gave the perfect look for their new business cards.
Darren after a referral from an existing customer, came to me with a crisp clear design concept that would fit in with his massage and accupunture services. He wanted to target future clients in his area ( Torbay ). After coming to agreement on the design, we optimised the site for his chosen keywords and upon lauch Darren got 2 new customers within the first week!
William had created his site via photo shop, however needed someone to convert the PSD’s into a HTML for SEO Optimisation as well as the designing of pop up menus for a Price List and Helicopter range map. I also integrated a light box Gallery system for his gallery
Helen Murray, a headshot photographer in London, approached me needing a site revamp. She had built her previous site with the self made MrSite.com , however the website was outgrowing her needs to maintain her current portfolio of photos , as well as an updated news page. We went for a classic portfolio site for displaying images full screen where available , and leaving the site in HTML instead of flash to keep it's strong SEO position!
A contemporary Jewellery designer , due to issues with their current web designer , I was hired to implement a new season of jewellery as well as a new theme for the month. The site was written using a custom ASP Content Management System which required in-depth knowledge of JSP and ASP to implement the new features and jewellery line
A training consulting company had achieved a new site design from their logo designer bigponddesign.co.uk. I was hired to turn this design to a Search Engine Optimised design as well as the installation of a blogging system for updating the site themselves with new information for prospective clients. After creating a standard CSS Design file for the site and standard photo shop splice of each page , the site is attracting more and more potential visitors daily!
Toni Hair Salon in Guildford had recently launched it's new Tattoo studio, and wanted to rebrand their body piercing and Tattoo salon. I worked with the tattoo aritisit Maniek who came up with the new logo, on a website to display their work and services
P1 Supercar Club approached me because they were not happy with the costs and speed of their existing website developers. Upon looking at the site, I suggested changing the system from a dedicated server to some shared hosting to greatly reduce the outgoing costs ( 10 fold ! ) . I also created a Content Management System from scratch to work with their existing site and layout so they could update page content as well as add and remove cars themselves to speed site updates. I built them a Point Calculator so members could built a shopping list of cars per month based on their points left. I also helped them get to first position in google for "supercar club"
Response-IT are an IT Support company for small to medium business in London and the South East. After a logo re brand from bigponddesign.co.uk , I was instructed to build the site and install a blog to let their new and existing clients the latest and greatest. Search Engine Optimisation was performed to list them in the top 10 in their most sort out towns.
Worked with Hannah from greencardesign.com
to implement a website from a wireframe model she had created for Scott Reynolds Search Partners new website. I implemented this into a wordpress site and theme so that could update the content and pictures themselves in the future
After a successful TV series I was approached to design a website to portray recipes and information about the Venezuelan-Black Brand and the facility of an on-line shop. Due to the initial time lines this site went through Design , Test and Production in a matter of a week. This website captures the same home made appeal as the chocolate.