Agile and intelligent websites…
Websites are evolving at speed. Customers are engaging more, researching more and ultimately expecting far more than ever before and we are excited by all of the opportunities this presents. From beautiful scrolling websites which inform and engage, to self-managed e-commerce websites which tempt a client to ‘buy now’, we’ll ensure your website reflects extreme professionalism and delivers results.
Every business is unique and every website should reflect a brand’s personality. This is precisely what Lichfield based agency, Raphael Design, will deliver.
With more than half of visitors now using their phone to browse online, an agile, mobile responsive website will maximise the opportunities of potential customers engaging with your site. Built using the universally trusted WordPress platform, updating the text and images on your website is easy – don’t forget that regularly updating your website helps boost your search optimisation results!
Perfect for start-up companies, quick-release product launches, basic brochure sites or for those wanting a more stream-lined option. Our Pioneer websites not only punch above their weight compared to alternative budget solutions but are incredibly flexible too; we can easily develop these into full brochure or ecommerce sites as your company grows.
Belwell Construction & Facilities
Construction and facilities specialists Belwell Construction & Facilities wanted a visually intriguing single page scrolling website to improve content engagement. Clear communication of services is therefore the focus of this website design. This was achieved by creating animated elements in the presentation of the company’s services as well as using gallery grids to showcase them in an exciting way.
Anti Viral Clinical Disinfection
Anti Viral provide full clinical disinfection services with the use of groundbreaking THOR UVC® technology, which can be used in medical settings, schools, warehouse, offices… pretty much anywhere! This nimble, yet comprehensive single page website serves as an information resource for the emerging UVC technology, presenting a variety of technical information in a visually engaging format. We’ve used a range of techniques to create an immersive experience, from transitional effects and videos to space-saving modules.
New Business Department
New Business Department is a consultancy offering companies the ability to outsource their business development. Their single page scrolling website was created using an eye-catching updated brand identity with colour schemes to match. This is a simple yet effective website. It has an attention demanding layout that showcases the company’s services and information, whilst being space efficient and succinct.
MTEK Developments specialise in the design and manufacture of high-quality Rapid Injection Mould Tools, and required a striking and informative website. We’ve used customised structures and layering to create a balanced harmony between text, imagery and colours. The end result is clean, bold and memorable.
Need a comprehensive platform to market your business? A website that’s going to stand the test of time and instil trust and confidence in your customers? Look no further! Our multi-page website solutions are incredibly versatile and can work wonders for any business model. Additional facilities like online booking, complex forms, live appointments or room reservations can be included. Our trailblazer websites mean business and are designed to take your online presence to the next level!
Additional facilities like online booking, complex forms, live appointments or room reservations can be included.
Good Packing Company
Good Packing Company is a well-established, world leading export packing company. They needed a corporate website that evolved their existing brand principles to create a visually engaging, professional website. A colour scheme was developed in order to relate to their existing brand and create a clean design. This medium sized brochure website allows for full company services to be showcased with extensive galleries that include photography and detailed information.
Support Lichfield was created at the onset of lockdown to help local businesses stay connected, offering free participation and the opportunity to provide up-to-date business information. We’ve used clever categorisation tools, making it super easy for users to find and read up on desired business types. The WordPress content management system makes updating the website quick and intuitive, meaning new businesses can be listed within minutes.
Utopia salon wanted a medium sized brochure website with a contemporary look to represent their brand. The site needed to display the salon’s full menu of services using detailed price lists. The existing brand and colour schemes were developed to ensure the website had a confident and strong visual impact, combined with the use of creative high-quality salon photography.
Silicair are one of Europe’s leading designers and manufacturers of industrial drying solutions. They have an international client base and their new website forms the cornerstone of their current marketing strategy, which has already attracted new prospective customers.
Space saving modules and functionality have been employed to present the data-heavy content in a clean and efficient manner, improving user experience both on desktop and mobile devices.
New branding, also created by Raphael Design, has been implemented throughout the site. A range of product data sheets, incorporating this new corporate look, has been created as part of the project. These are available on the website from a downloadable PDF library.
Stock imagery has been sourced for use on the website, which is sympathetic to the industries that are Silicair’s target markets. These added visual interest to the site.
Laura Louise Hair Artist
Laura Louise is a hair artist specializing in hair styling for weddings, proms, hen parties and all special occasions.
The design of the website was part of a branding project that Raphael Design completed for the client. Also included was the creation of a new logo plus design and production of marketing collateral including leaflets, prices lists and business cards.
The website needed a strong visual impact in order to convey the quality of Laura Louise’s work. The company’s portfolio of hair design is a key feature of the site. This is shown in an effective and creative manner using full width galleries. The scrolling testimonial feature adds a dynamic element to the website. A live face book feed is incorporated to ensure the company’s social media activity works seamlessly with the website. Multiple price tables have been used which will be easy to update going forward.
Robust, dynamic and able to accommodate any brief! Our Vanguard websites cover ecommerce solutions, client portals, multi-language sites, and everything in between. We have an extensive library of pre-licensed professional plugins and access to a team of technical wizards meaning we can build non-standard websites at a reasonable cost.
Bradshaw’s Natural Selection
Premium dog food company Bradshaw’s Natural Selection required a full ecommerce website with a twist… Not only can customers easily purchase their desired dog food, but on every purchase Bradshaw’s will ship a free bag of dog food to a selected charity. Not only does this site boast fresh graphics and a fun user experience, but we’ve also employed our technical know-how to accomplish many non-standard functionalities, making sure that every page has a positive incentive not only to place an order, but to help dogs in need as well.
Greywood Multi-Schools Trust
This comprehensive multi schools trust website was created from a developed and existing brand in order to display important information and enhance corporate identity. It was built using contemporary design principles with use of dynamic animations in order to make it visually engaging. A number of information pages make up the website such as a member trustee page, statistic report page as well as a policy download page.
Bliss of London
Bliss of London is a well-established, leather crafting company. It specialises in the making of bespoke saddles, bridles and other leather accessories for horses, suitable for riders of all abilities.
They required a complex and comprehensive website with ecommerce functionality. The site needed to contain a large amount of content but also had to be designed in a way to reflect the quality of the Bliss brand. Careful structuring was required to ensure customers could easily navigate the site, in order to learn about and purchase products. Clients are able to log in to their account to gain a personalised experience.
Other key features of the site include complex shipping rules and a dealer map. The latest addition to the site is the ‘Build Your Own Bridle’ feature which allows customers to personalise each component of their custom-made bridle, making each piece more personal to both horse and rider.
ITC Industrial Tooling Corporation
ITC are a specialist-tooling supplier with an extensive product range. Their site has been redesigned to incorporate the company’s recent re-branding within a fully responsive layout.
A key requirement was for the site to work in conjunction with company’s off line marketing activity plus provide a useful on-line resource to clients about products and technical data. In order to meet both the aesthetic and functional requirements, a large element of bespoke CSS has been employed/implemented. It is a large site with multiple pages.
The site provides an accessible online library of all the company’s pdf documentation. This includes a broad range of product catalogues, brochures and technical information. An interactive index feature enables the viewer to easily access a specific page within the on-line library. Additional technical support is provided by the use of online chat facility.
Humpty Dumpty Day Nurseries & Pre-Schools
Leading nursery and pre-school specialist Humpty Dumpty required a complex, comprehensive website for its large amount of content. With separate pages needed for different nurseries and play schools as well as a private parent portal, it is essential that the website is user friendly. The website is designed to give clear information whilst showing its brand values and services using strong photography and typography.
Let us design your website!
Whether you are at the start of your online journey or want to take your website to the next level, we would love to help you find the right path To talk about your plans, please get on touch by phone or email (our contact details are below) and we can take it from there.
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