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Website Design for Business
Written by Ian Edwards   
Wednesday, 19 December 2007

Website Design and Hosting: Business Websites that Work

We have yet to encounter a business or organisation that can't benefit from using the web, and most businesses now have a website of one sort or another. Many of these are "brochure" sites of varying sophistication but we are seeing an increasing number of small businesses selling on-line with some kind of e-commerce capability. Our question though is how many of these websites actually work? For one thing many are not properly search optimised so there is little chance of users finding them.

Our particular niche at estm is building websites that work and building long term relationships with our customers. Our sites work in that they are properly search optimised so that your customers can find you, and they work in that they embody functionality that integrates into the business process of your organisation.

 Phone us on 01746 708114 or e-mail and ask about websites that work!

Some of our projects:

Artist Papers website

Artist Papers Category: Retail

Responsive e-commerce website for the European distributor of Strathmore Artist papers. Designed to look and work great on any device this fully featured multi currency online shop features a user gallery, affiliate system, semi automated newsletter, artist interviews and news blog and near real time stock data.

Google UK ranking 15/11/15

  • art paper: 7
  • drawing paper: 6
  • illustration board: 1

oe-webthumb.jpgOtherwise-Engaged. Category: Education

An online diary of events and activities for home educators in Shropshire and the West Midlands. Content management system allows events organiser to update calendar and event description. "Latest" module announces changes. Calendar view as well as a chronological listing of events. Membership database.

Google UK ranking (01/10/08):

  • Home Education Shropshire: No 1
    Home Education West Midlands: No 1

pbwebsite_thumb.jpgCreativity Backgrounds  Category: Retail

An e-commerce solution selling photography background papers direct from the UK distributor. SSL encrypted, integrated credit card payment. Fully search optimized. Incorporates photographer's showcase gallery.This site is our big SEO success story and shows what can be achieved with a commitment to ongoing search engine optimisation.

Google UK ranking (20/08/15)

  • Photography Backgrounds: No. 1
    Photography Backdrops: No 1
    Creativity Backgrounds: No 1
    Photography Background Paper: No 1

estm-webthumb.jpgestm  Category: Business

This site!

Google UK ranking (15/11/15)

  • IT Consultant Shropshire: No. 1
    IT Consultant West Midlands: 10

bdcr-webthumb.jpgBDCR  Category: Community Radio

Proof of concept site for fledgling community radio group. Integrated local news and weather feeds. Audio upload and audio player.