Internet & Intranet Design :
'seamless integration of functionality, usability and brand design'
You know what your customers want, and where the value is in your business. But do you know how internet technology can enhance it?
Whether it be simple microsites, corporate intranets or large ecommerce sites, we can help you design, develop and deliver.
We know the importance of up-to-date content, functionality and usability for your customers, and we understand your need for flexibility and independence when it comes to managing your web presence – in other words, we know how to provide solutions with real business benefits.
Website Design and Consultancy :
We provide a number of design and consultancy services for all aspects of e-business development. From simple graphical re-designs through to e-business analysis and full Internet strategy planning.
Web standards and accessibility :
With the introduction of international guidelines for both the technical implementation of website design, it is vital that your website is compliant. This may seem overly onerous, but complying with the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) and Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) guidlines will not only make your website more accessible to a wider audience, but will also improve your search engine ranking.
Content Management :
With extensive knowledge and experience integrating industry leading Content Management Systems, we can help you get the most from your existing system, or help you choose something more appropriate.
Hosting, Domain Management and Outsourcing :
Its all very well producing the most user friendly, W3C compliant, visually stunning website, but if you have an unreliable host, no one will be able to see it! That's why we have created our own dedicated Internet Service Provider (ISP) to serve our clients. With an optimised network specifically designed for the delivery of both dynamic websites and web service based applications.
Internet & Web Service Applications :
The future of all applications development is to provide the user with access through multiple interfaces from any location, with any device at any time. The design and implementation of bespoke web service based applications, or the migration from existing thick client applications is part and parcel of our development skillset.
eCommerce and Online Merchant Integration :
Whatever your eCommerce requirement, we can help you take advantage of your business online. We have experience developing all kinds of eCommerce sites, from catalogue ordering and large offshore gambling sites, to simply enabling you to take secure payments online.
Web Site Maintenance :
Whilst most day to day website maintenance can be accomplished by non specialist personnel through the use of a Content Management System, there are still many aspects of website maintenance that require the attention of skilled designers and programmers. We provide this service for many of our clients on both an ad hoc basis and on a retained resource basis.
Search Engine Optimisation :
The way that a site is constructed can determine the likelihood that it will be found, when a user types in a keyword or phrase into a search engine. We understand the technical and structural qualities that will improve of your site's ability to be read and indexed and ultimately your search engine ranking.
Development approach :
We follow a process that has been refined through experience and expertise, which is key to the successful delivery of any project . By following guidelines based on the Prince2 project management methodology, we have developed a comprehensive process that gives visibility to all members of the development team at all stages from analysis and specification to testing and evaluation.