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Web Design

What is the F-pattern and why is it important in web page design

Your website is your own little piece of ‘real estate’ on the World Wide Web, working to promote your brand, products and services to potential customers. But with so many websites to choose from, how can you persuade visitors to… Continue Reading →

Drupal entities – the building blocks of the data model

What is an entity? Merriam-Webster defines an entity as “something that exists by itself”. Developers using languages such as C# or Java will be familiar with Objects. Database analysts will know an entity as a real-world object represented in a… Continue Reading →

Building your brand with the help of a website builder

Building your brand to encourage your customers to become loyal advocates and ambassadors is the holy grail of business. Your website is often the first interaction a customer or potential customer will have with your brand and so it is… Continue Reading →

Flat design vs. gradient design. Which should I use for my website?

Fashions come and go in clothing and the same is true of web design. So in terms of flat design vs. gradient design – which is “best”?

Just because a particular style of web design goes out of fashion, that doesn’t mean it won’t return to become the latest hot new trend again. Just as flared trousers and mini skirts keep on making a reappearance, so too do web design trends.

I have social media – why do I need a website?

Today, approximately 20% of small businesses are opting to use social media platforms instead of investing in their own website [1]. The website building process can feel a little like purchasing a property – lots of work to make it… Continue Reading →

What is website maintenance and why is it important?

There are a number of common reasons why website maintenance is needed – content changes, corruption (accidental or mischievous), the law changes, your requirements change, or maybe the developer didn’t understand them in the first place and correction is required…. Continue Reading →

Drupal for beginners – pros, cons and how to get started

Why would anyone learn a CMS other than WordPress? With almost 60% of the world’s active websites, WordPress has a huge presence. So, with less than 5% of websites, why is anyone interested in learning Drupal for beginners? Here we… Continue Reading →

Best WordPress Themes 2019

Many business owners have great ideas, products and services but lack the creativity and technical expertise to be able to design and build a stunning website that truly matches their brand. WordPress themes bridge the gap between getting online and… Continue Reading →

Design your website to be responsive – by learning to think like a developer

Are you a creative thinker with a flair for eye-catching layout? That’s a great start for a website designer, but there’s a lot more to it than that. The best websites work really well on any screen size. They work… Continue Reading →