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  • 5-star-marine

    5 Star Marine offer training and certification for Powerboat, Moter Cruiser and seamanship courses.

    On the website customers are able to select from a wide selection of training couses to suit their needs and subscribe online.

    The site also features a news and blogging section where 5 Star Marine can keep its viewers up to date with the latest events and changes to training course and practices.

    Latest up to date weather forcast and tidal times are dispaied for viewer reference.

    The site displays an excellent gallery of Powerboats and Cruises in use while in training along with videos from their YouTube account.

    Customers have the option to sign up to receive a regular newsletter Which is totally managed within the site. The newsletter manager collects user subscriptions within a mailing list and allows you to create your own email template with links directly back to pages and content within the site.

  • AJHR Solutions

    Human Resource company AJHR solutions required a website to showcase their services. Wew designed a new logo for AJHA using a 3D stickman with a circular hoop featured the main 4 areas of their business. The stickman was used within the header of each section page and with the backgorund colour changing to match the relevant section with the hoop rotating to match.

    A blogging section was built into the site where AJHR solutions publish latest news and advice relating to their business.

    www.ajhrsolutions.co.uk

  • Bluefish Office products

    Bluefish Office products is one of the UK’s fastest growing independent office suppliers.

    This brochure style site emphasises their bright and chearful brand. There are plenty of lifestyle images throughout the site to giving extra personality.

    The site contains information pages about Bluefish and their services. There is an opinion poll section to help get the views of their customers so as to improve services. Also a catalogue request page so new customers can enter their details and have a free calalogue sent to then. The site also has direct links to their own Twitter page and a new feature which the client can edit and write their own blog entries.

    Banner ads are randomly displayed on each page with full tracking of number of displays and clicks.

    Links to browse Bluefish's webstores. Existing customers can login and are automatically directed to the webstore they are registered to where they can purchase products on account.

  • Inspired to Lead are a leadership training company aims primarily at the education sector running training course for head teachers.

    Inspire to Lead wanted a professional looking website where they could create user areas and write news blogs where users could read and write and comments.

    The site has a networking component build in where people who have attended their courses can create their own profile and network with other members and groups, very similar to Facebook.

    The site has a fully resposive design and making it adapt to view on mobile devices.

    Also built into the site is a mailing module which manages a making database and where Inspired to Lead can send regular newsletter emails to their delegates.

    http://www.inspiredtolead.net

  • MyPTstudio websiteMyPTstudio website grows

    MyPTstudio are a new personal training studio based in Croydon. The studio opened in mid 2012 in the heart of Croydon town center. The logo and brand was create by Wicko Design and was used on a number of different media including, leaflets, ads, shop front signs, sports equipment and website.

    Using the latest Joomla CMS system, enabled the website to expand as the business developed. The website has pages for all their main services and team details along with a news blogging section and Twitter feed. The site enabled the team at MyPTstudio to edit and change pages and create regular news articles. As the business developed new sections were created to link in the latest services and products available such as Herbalife and JuicePLUS+. Forms allow customers to contact MyPTstudio with about training or health products, asking relevant questions with check box options. This helps MyPTstudio collate client information and advice them on the best training methods or health products to acheive their goals.

    Future development for the website will be added as the business grows. These will include, online store, course and booking facility and client account and networking. The online shopping facility will sell health products and equipment directly from thier site. Booking section will allow MyPTstudio to set dates and times for course where customers can book and pay online. Account and networking will allow customers to have their own profiles on the site with details and acheivement and will also allow them to share and communicate with other members.

    www.myptstudio.co.uk

  • Proficiency-post-logo200

    The Proficiency Post website is a paid to subscribe news and opinion site for the Office Products industry.

    The sites features allow the client to login, edit and post new article. Intros to latest articles are displayed in a presentation scroller where the user can select and read the full article once they are logged in. Customers to the site can use the powerful search facility to find existing articles.

    Customers can login to view the full article and manage their own profile details and change their password. The site manages customers login details and if for any reason the viewer has forgotten their login details then reminders can be sent automatically.

    Regular email newsletters can be designed and sent to mailing lists. An option to subscribe to the mailing list can be found on the website simply adding their name and email address. Undeliverable emails are detected and removed from the mailing list to save clogging up the system. An unsubscribe option is on every email which will also allow the customer to unsubscribe should they no longer wish to receive the newsletter.

    Ads can also be managed in the administration of the site, where number of displays and clicks can also be monitored. Advertisers can login and view their ads analytics showing performance details, number of  impressions and clicks from a user menu on the main public site.

    A Forum is an area on the site allows to registered users to login, view and participate in discussions by other members of the site.

  • Corporate and Wedding Photographer - SLR Photography

    Outgoing and extremely bubbly Shannon Robinson of SLR-photography wanted to separate her wedding photography from her corporate photography work.

    The websites we designed had an easy to use Joomla CMS system that would allow Shannon to edit and upload new images keeping the sites looking fresh and up to date. The site incorporated clean design with fresh colour brand and individual funky headline typeface.

    The front page has a range of images from a gallery that allow each image to enlarge in a pop up box.

    Built into the site theres blog section where articles about new photo shoots and advice are shared. First displaying each article in blog view with title and brief into with the option to open to read the full article. 

    Galleries and Shoots pages have a tab style display which slides left and right to show large images on each tab that could then be opened to display more information and images related to each tab.

    Testimonials has a large gridded montage of images and short testimonial copy.

    Visit www.slr-weddingphotography.co.uk

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  • Working on Wheels

    Based in Bristol and Edinburgh, National Playbus Association is the only umbrella organisation supporting mobile community work across the United Kingdom.

    This organisation required a new brand logo and image for their new name ‘Working on Wheels’. This was to reflect that they are a modern and professional organisation working with various mobile community projects, ranging from nursery play groups to full IT and media recording studios. The vehicles are no longer just buses but a whole range of trucks, vans, buses and articulated lorries.

    The site was set up to be totally self managed where new articles and information including images and video could be easily create and added to it.

    A library of source material for people and organisations looking to find help and information about creating a mobile community projects is available to read and download as pdf documents.

    Photo galleries of previous projects with images that enlarge to view in greater detail and a members classified sales area where existing project vehicles can be sold.