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Ian Brock Entertainment

// May 29th, 2013 // Comments Off on Ian Brock Entertainment // 2013, Entertainement, Services

Business:

IAN BROCK ENTERTAINMENT
Provide design and WordPress CMS build for a brand new business website solution for booking entertainers and musicians

Location:

Harlow, Essex, UK

Description:

Project Description:  The main aim is to provide a booking system that is fully expandable and easy to use. The site will use the WordPress platform, which will provide a powerful and yet easy management system for full editing control for each web page and act. The site will fully enable admin control on each act and the page details, photos and video links etc.  The site will enable easy growth as new acts are added. All acts are categorised to enable a quick sorting system. The web site design will provide a layout to make the site easy to use for visitors. The design stage will be based on the references and feedback provided.

Objective: Provide a visually appealing design for this entertainment business with easy booking forms and ability to add new acts to the categories and site pages.

Ian Brock Entertainment from Harlow Essex

Tools used: Photoshop designs and WordPress CMS

Photoshop  wordpress 3 used

Budget: Medium

Visit the www.ianbrockentertainment.com site

CSI Tech

// May 29th, 2013 // Comments Off on CSI Tech // 2013, IT Services, Services, Training

Business:

CSI TECH
Specialist computer forensics company working with Corporates, Law Enforcement and other agencies. Provides forensic investigation of computers, consulting and training.

Location:

Bristol, UK

Description:

Project Description: Supply design concepts based on discussions and email feedback. A final design solution was signed off. Aim is to provide the customer with a new, modern, attractive, professional web design. WordPress used to enable additional features and ease of updating articles, courses, posts and pages. Layout should provide the best usability for visitors. Add forms for booking facility, Anti-Spam plugin integrated along with several requested plugins

Objective: Provide a visually appealing design for Wordpress templates. In effect a CMS to enable additional features and ease of updating articles, courses, posts and pages.

http://www.csitech.co.uk/

Tools used: Photoshop and WordPress

Photoshop  wordpress 3 used

Budget: Medium

Visit the www.csitech.co.uk site

Bright Forensics

// April 29th, 2013 // Comments Off on Bright Forensics // 2013, IT Services, Services, Training

Business:

BRIGHT FORENSICS
Bright Forensics was set up to protect companies and aid criminal investigations.

Location:

Lymington, UK

Description:

Project Description: Provide customer with design concepts in Photoshop based on meetings and discussions.  Homepage should highlight their relationship with BlackBag Technologies Inc. Several design variations provided leading to a final version.
Install WordPress along with required functionality. Build templates based on the signed off designs and construct site navigation based on the combination of existing customer site and new content areas.
Functionality included:  Breadcrumb / Twitter feed on footer / Setup SEO plugin with correct settings / Setup basic contact form with CAPTCHA

Objective: Provide a visually appealing design that provides good usability and can expand if and when training and booking events is needed. Modern, clean design in a similar vein to blackbagtech.com and apple.com

bright forensics to aid criminal investigations.

Tools used: Photoshop and WordPress

Photoshop  wordpress 3 used

Budget: Medium

Visit the www.brightforensics.com site

Bemoko

// October 10th, 2012 // Comments Off on Bemoko // 2012, android app, iphone app

Business:

BEMOKO
Bemoko produce a genuine mobile environment for businesses – ensuring an optimised and innovative user experience across all mobile devices since 2000.

Location:

Basingstoke, UK

Description:

Produce several conceptual ideas with the view to an approved design. Once a style and design were accepted, this was replicated throughout various web layouts including the need to provide full screen examples for mobile applications.

Objective: Provide a visually appealing design that provides good usability while covering several marketing messages and icons. The design challenge included the balance of clean and simple with appeal to different audiences.

Bemoko Mobile and Web Site

Tool used: Photoshop

Photoshop

Budget: Medium/Large

Visit the www.bemoko.com site

Department 83

// October 10th, 2012 // Comments Off on Department 83 // 2012, Communications, Consultancy, Services

Business:

DEPARTMENT 83
Take the current site design and rebuild in WordPress for greater usability and control

Location:

Marlborough, Wiltshire, UK

Description:

The brief required the need to keep the current web site designs, but to enable them an easier way for the client to control content. The obvious choice was to move the site design to WordPress CMS. While in the design process usability dictated the need to consider a few layout changes which were gladly approved by the client.

Objective: Design a visual in Adobe Photoshop with suggested layout changes. Build a  set of  Wordpress templates along with various WordPress plugins to achieve the same functionality as the original site.

Rebuild Department 83 in WordPress

Tools used: Photoshop and WordPress

Photoshop  wordpress 3 used

Budget: Medium

Visit the Support Desk Service Web Site on www.department83.com

Feet Print

// August 6th, 2012 // Comments Off on Feet Print // 2012, Services

Feet Print :

Produce a clean visual using the strong logo identity for a site for specialists in performance development and strategic initiatives in the most challenging of circumstances.

Location:

Curzon St,  Mayfair, London, UK

Description:

Install WordPress on our servers to enable the ability to expand the site over time and greater flexibility

Build html and CSS templates to work within WordPress

Objective: Using Adobe Photoshop, provide creative examples to discover an ideal design that integrates video into the site.

Feet Print

Tools used: Adobe Photoshop, Flash, Dreamweaver and WordPress

Photoshop Dreamweaver wordpress 3 used Adobe Flash

Budget: Medium

Visit the Feet Print Web Site on www.feet-print.com

Support Desk Service

// June 18th, 2012 // Comments Off on Support Desk Service // 2012, Consultancy, IT Services

Support Desk Service :

Visually appeal to two main audiences and provide an easy to update and optimise web site  for a local IT Company

Location:

Hampshire, Ringwood, UK

Description:

Clean site using the blues and oranges of the closely related sister sites. Provide visual clarity for two audiences. The brief included the need to have branding reflecting the look of its sister web sites.

Objective: Design some visual ideas in Adobe Photoshop. Then build a  set of  Wordpress templates along with a contact form and SEO plug-in.

support desk service site

Tools used: Photoshop, Dreamweaver and WordPress

Photoshop Dreamweaver wordpress 3 used

Budget: Medium

Visit the Support Desk Service Web Site on www.supportdeskservice.com

Dorset Law Specialists

// May 8th, 2012 // No Comments » // 2012, Services

B F JEFFERY Employment Law Specialists :

Provide an easy to update and optimise web site  for a local Dorset UK law specialists in employment

Location:

Dorset, UK

Description:

Dorset law specialists needed a simple clean design with clear navigation. The brief included the ability to optimise keywords for search engines with little or no knowledge.

Objective: Design a site that  is expandable and customisable while keeping it easy to update. Wordpress templates along with Yoast plugin were the basis for the SEO. This empowered the owner to easily update pages while being aware of the prime principles of search engine optimisation.

Dorset Law Specialists

Tools used: Photoshop, Dreamweaver and WordPress

Photoshop Dreamweaver wordpress 3 used

Budget: Medium

Visit the Dorset Law Specialists Web Site on www.bfjeffery.co.uk

entrustIT

// March 29th, 2012 // Comments Off on entrustIT // 2012, IT Services

entrust IT Limited Business:

Hosted Desktop solutions with unparalleled levels of reliability, security and flexibility

Location:

Ringwood near Bournemouth

Description:

Entrust IT uses Online desktops to enable use anywhere. You can connect and then login to find all your programs and data are stored locally, on the hard drive (or perhaps the office or home network). A virtual desktop is one that doesn’t reside on your local computer – but at our secure data centres.

Objective: Build a site that is easy to update with the latest news. The main goal was to make the site clear to visitors on what the IT solutions are and how they can apply for details. So the design was particularly aiming at helping interest contact the business in a number of ways.

entrustIT

 

Tools used: Photoshop, Dreamweaver and WordPress

Photoshop Dreamweaver wordpress 3 used

Budget: Medium

Visit the Entrust IT web site on www.onlinedesktop.com

 

Cottage Agent

// January 26th, 2012 // Comments Off on Cottage Agent // 2012, Portal

Cottage Agent Business:

Cottage Agent Holiday Search – Let your holiday cottage out in the UK,  Provides specialist search for holiday self catering.

Location:

Dorset, UK

Description:

A search portal for Dorset based Cottage Agent using the award winning WP-Property and WordPress templates. As always, integration is seamless, the system is expandable and customizable, functionality is rich.

Objective: Design a site that gives a very simple search facility for familes wanting to book a cottage holiday in the UK. Also provides a simple form for those wanting to advertise their cottages. The ability to book direct between customer and cottage owner make this site particularly user friendly

Cottage Agent

 

Tools used: Photoshop, Dreamweaver and WordPress

Photoshop Dreamweaver wordpress 3 used

Budget: Medium/ High

Visit the Cottage Agent Holiday Web Site on www.cottageagent.co.uk