A couple of new sites

FAB Gas

Fab Gas is run by Andy Benson, he has a team of gas safe registered plumbers working all over Leeds. He helps domestic customers with problems ranging from a leaking pipe to boiler repairs. This website was build using Skypanel so the customer is able to change the website when ever they needs, view the site here: Qualified Plumbers

Kingston CAD

Kingston CAD provide computer aided design 3D modelling to a variety of business in the UK, they are based in Hull and they came to us to upgrade their website. The old website was quite dull and did not feature much imagery. Lee was keen to introduce some renders of the 3D models that the company had designed, you can see the end result here: Kingston CAD.

September site launches

Plumber in Leeds

John the plumber provides a first rate plumbing service to the homes and businesses of Leeds.

Plumber in Leeds

Yorkshire Windscreens

The Autoglaziers specialise in windscreen repair and windscreen replacement, they cover most of Yorkshire including Leeds and Wakefield.

Windscreen repair Leeds

Drain Clearance Leeds

CDC Draincare are a long established drain clearing company covering Leeds.

Drain clearance Leeds

Skip Hire Leeds

Aireborough Skip Hire offer a wide range of skips from minis to maxi skips, they offer great prices and free delivery.

Skip hire Leeds

July Website Launches

Trials UK Design

A couple of websites launched for July:

Trials UK

Trials UK is an online store and community hub for trials riders. Their old site needed an overhaul to take their business to the next level, I designed and built a custom ecommerce platform from scratch to run the site exactly how they wanted with no compromise.

Visit The Trials UK website

Builders in Yorkshire

A strong online presence for Leeds based builders, Whitkirk Building Services. We’ve done this one on a per call basis!

Builders in Leeds

Towbars Leeds

Another website on a per call basis, a refreshing and content rich website for Leeds based towbar fitter and retailer.

Visit the Towbars Leeds website

Leeds Roofing

Website for a Leeds based roofing company.

Visit the Leeds Roofing website

MOT Bradford

Website for a car service centre in Bradford offering the cheapest MOTs in the region.

Visit the MOT Bradford website

If you would like to pay for a website only once it’s generating leads for your business, go here for more info: Pay per call websites.

Simon Green Website Success

simongreen

Well the recession may be over for the UK but it certainly seems over for Simon Green Motor Engineers! Is this a result of their new website?

The website has was launched on November 5th 2009, since then Simon has received more traffic and more calls though the website than ever before.

In January 2010 the website received 853 unique visitors, 537 of which came from highly relevant search terms on Google, this lead to 191 calls, this roughly equates to one in every 4 and a half visitors calling in – that is a staggering conversion rate!

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Time Management for Freelancers

Time Management for Freelancers

Being a freelance designer, time is money and the time spent designing and developing is essentially the only time you’re getting paid for. Freelance design is a juggling act, not only do we do the creative and technical, we also have to take care of sales, accounts, marketing, client liaison and a host of other mind numbing admin tasks.

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The Future of the Design Agency

Empty Office

The traditional design agency, big office, large overheads, a team of directors, designers and account managers, is soon to become a thing of the past.

More and more designers are finding themselves able to join the “freelance table”, and feed on a bountiful resource of businesses large and small that are beginning to realise that large portions of their project budget is being wasted on paying for large overheads.

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