We know that 88% of consumers turn to review sites to find local businesses and 4 out of 5 users visit Yelp because they intend to buy a product or service. If you’re not actively building a repository of online reviews, you’re missing out on a powerful marketing opportunity called “social proof”. Social proof is […]
It’s all to easy to botch up a WordPress website. Common sense, diligence and an offline web server is essential where backing up your site is concerned…
This video demonstrates improvements and additional functionality on a website that was converted into WordPress mobile responsive site…
This case study demos a redevelopment project in which a fixed width WordPress website was converted into a mobile responsive theme using scalable vector graphics…
Midland Damp Doctor is a Leicester based damp proofing and insulation business serving the midlands. This website is built in WordPress and is mobile responsive…
In this 3rd design discussion, Lee and Darren from Ilkeston Web Design talk about logo concepts for a midlands damp proofing business.
What is the best image file format to use in your web designs? Should you go for a bog standard JPEG or is there a better way? Watch this quick video for a demonstration.
An overlooked design feature of a professional website is the use of a single action colour that gives clues as to what links or buttons can be clicked.
Are you a small/medium business interested in creative internet marketing through audio? You should try SoundCloud for free and begin creating conversational sound clips.
Why you should use a spreadsheet to plan website structure, keyword themes and manage strategies. Improve search engine visibility and user experience.
A conversation about a recently created graphic logo for a local client. In this video we share our thoughts and advice on other uses for the same designs.
How to configure your web server to redirect a short URL to the long complicated Google Plus Local URL so customers can easily leave a positive review.
In this discussion Darren and Lee from Ilkeston Web Design analyse the role of a strong logo concept and how clear visual communication helps drive a marketing strategy.
In this video we take a look at Google Plus Local and how it can help your small or local business from a search engine perspective.
How to impress your website visitors by providing useful, informative, educational or problem solving content. Build credibility and trust for you and your business.