Bespoke Web Design Agency Hertfordshire
Custom Website Design
Custom website design from an award-winning Hertfordshire web design agency.
Why Web Design Hertfordshire?
We are a Recognized Hertfordshire Web Design Agency, Specialising in interactive, tailor-made, SEO-optimised web design and development.
We stand as an established, experienced, and trusted Hertfordshire-based team, armed with over a decade's worth of experience in delivering custom web design services.
Directing your web design project from start to finish, our customised 6-phase process ensures your site is brought to life exactly as you imagine. The result? A distinctive and cutting-edge web presence that leaves a lasting impact.
At Web Design Hertfordshire, we pride ourselves on our tailored approach to web design. Our team of skilled web designers in Hertfordshire takes a completely customised approach to crafting every website, using the full range of Adobe suite tools to bring your vision to life.
Our design journey is a partnership, embracing your input at every step. We value your insights and preferences, and our collaborative process ensures that your feedback guides our creative direction. Only when we’ve gained your approval then we do transition from design to development. This approach guarantees that we achieve nothing less than absolute design satisfaction.
We always take mobile experience seriously. We understand that in today’s digital landscape, a significant portion of your audience interacts with your website through mobile devices. That’s why every website we craft receives precise attention to mobile design and development.
Whether your mobile traffic surpasses desktop or you simply want to prioritise the mobile user journey, we’ve got you covered. Our team excels at generating mobile-first designs that captivate and convert. Every site we design and develop is not only responsive but also tailored for seamless mobile interaction. This commitment ensures an impeccable and immersive user experience, whether your visitors are browsing on smartphones, tablets, or desktop computers.
For SEO our approach involves seamlessly integrating on-site optimisation into every website we create. This means your site gets indexed quickly and climbs up the rankings faster.
We’re here to enhance your website’s chances of being found. Our strategies include speeding up loading times, using clean and search-friendly code, and setting up advanced analytics and Webmaster Tools. These steps ensure that search engines take notice of your site.
We’re not just about the technical details. We also make sure your meta tags are in line with best practices and that every aspect of your site is set up for search success.
Our web development team adds a touch of magic to your website, and we create interactive elements that grab attention and spark curiosity in your visitors. By using user-friendly tools like jQuery, Canvas, and Webgl, our design experts craft a website experience that keeps your audience engaged and excited.
We excel in WordPress CMS, providing a versatile and adaptable open-source solution tailored to your requirements. Our expertise allows us to create a strong and forward-looking content management system that suits your needs seamlessly.
When appropriate, we streamline the creation of your CMS, prioritising swift loading speeds and simplified code, all while harnessing the power of an advanced CMS. We employ the Gutenberg ACF editor, revolutionising the way you design and edit your website through a block-based structure. This approach adds flexibility to the editing process and ensures your site is prepared for future enhancements.
Ensuring the safety of your website and its valuable data is a top priority in our website development process. We implement rigorous measures to shield your website and data from bots, hackers, and virus/malware threats. Our security includes reCAPTCHA v3, advanced antivirus and firewall technology, and a well thoughtful integration of third-party software to proactively minimise risks.
Our web design experts effortlessly connect your social media accounts to your website using API coding. This seamless integration guarantees the real-time display of your latest updates and enables easy sharing of your social content. With our streamlined social media integration, you can effortlessly grow your follower community and direct traffic straight to your website.
We pride ourselves on delivering a tailored coding experience through a thoughtfully engineered lightweight framework. Our team of skilled developers, based right here in Hertfordshire, understands the importance of custom solutions. This bespoke framework aligns seamlessly with the latest web design and SEO benchmarks of 2023, offering scalability, flexibility, and effortless adaptability.
Our approach revolves around precision, eliminating any unnecessary bulk or surplus code. This careful strategy not only stays in line with the latest standards but also guarantees swift loading times, enhancing the overall user experience.
Understanding the potential concerns of upfront costs, we've structured our payment process to alleviate any initial uncertainties. We acknowledge that committing to the entire project cost might feel overwhelming, especially without a firsthand experience of the final product. With this in mind, our approach for all design projects (website design, branding, etc.) involves a 4-phase payment structure, evenly distributed across each stage of the project.
This strategic arrangement not only lets you witness tangible progress with each payment but also alleviates any financial burden on your business. By minimising the gap between cash expenditure and return on investment (ROI). Your financial comfort is just as important to us as delivering exceptional design outcomes.
We offer comprehensive hosting solutions tailored to accommodate websites of various sizes and specifications. Our hosting packages are constructed on a robust Google Cloud infrastructure, ensuring rapid speed, robust security, scalability, and impeccably optimised hosting services.
After your website is prepared for its live launch, we focus on your chosen hosting solution to make the site live. We then carry out a thorough Q&A and optimization process to ensure the site’s excellence.
Once your website is up and running, our commitment doesn’t end there. We pride ourselves on delivering ongoing care and support tailored to your needs. Our comprehensive monthly support package encompasses a variety of services , ensuring that your online presence remains seamless and dynamic. This inclusive assistance covers a wide range of services , including:
Priority Assistance : Our accessible 24/7 ticketing system guarantees swift and responsive support whenever you require it, prioritising your needs and ensuring uninterrupted functionality.
CMS Training : Empowering you with mastery over your Content Management System (CMS), we offer continuous training that spans the entire year. Count on us to guide you through every nuance of content administration.
Technical Troubleshooting: In the realm of troubleshooting, we’ve got you covered. From resolving technical glitches to optimise website speed for optimal performance, our expert assistance keeps your site running seamlessly.
Consultation and Training : Our expertise extends beyond maintenance. We’re here to provide insights, guidance, and strategic consultation, ensuring that your online presence evolves in alignment with your goals.
Design Revisions : Your website’s design isn’t set in stone. We’re here to realize your vision, making design modifications as needed to keep your site aligned with your evolving brand identity.
Website security monitoring : Ensuring your digital stronghold remains impenetrable, we actively monitor your website’s security. Rest easy knowing that we’re on the lookout for any potential threats.
Software Updates : Your website’s software deserves to be current and secure. We diligently update all software components, including third-party extensions, to guarantee seamless operation on the latest, most secure versions.
Uptime Monitoring : We understand that downtime is not an option. Our vigilant monitoring ensures that your website enjoys optimal performance, minimising disruptions to your online audience.
Analytics : Integration and monitoring of Google Analytics and Webmaster tools provide valuable insights into your site’s performance, enabling informed decisions for future enhancements.
Content Management : Your brand’s voice matters. We uphold consistency by implementing content management updates and formatting that align with your brand style guide and aesthetic.
After the initial build, we offer continuous development and SEO services through ongoing monthly retainers. These retainers are cost-effective, providing a reduced hourly rate. We also offer flexibility, allowing unused hours to be carried over. Our Care Plans can cover (but are not limited to):
- Everything included in the Post Build Support Package
- Priority support through our accessible 24/7 ticketing system.
- High-priority website design/development change requests, including updates to your site’s design, code, content, and SEO.
- Continuous work to enhance your website, such as creating new pages, introducing functionalities, adding content, and more.
- Regular website maintenance and updates as needed.
- Creation of landing pages.
- Analytic tracking, reporting, and analysis.
- Search engine optimization – onsite and technical (link building, Google Ads). Offsite services can be included in a separate retainer.
- Technical support for issue resolution, technical SEO optimization, and website speed optimization.
Our dedicated support portal serves as a comprehensive platform for efficiently managing all our projects and facilitating direct collaboration with our clients. We grant our clients 24/7 access to all areas, enabling them to review project details, track progress via an integrated calendar, monitor upcoming tasks, and observe any reported bugs or project discussions.
The portal is also equipped with a ticketing system, designed to streamline post-website launch support. This empowers your team to raise tickets for any issues, promptly drawing the attention of our support team.