Web Development

Web Development Services

We design and create websites that not only meet your requirements but exceed your expectations, making sure your website reflects your business. Whether you need a content managed website or a static HTML site, we develop systems that both look and function exceptionally well. A well-designed website is important for accessibility and user experience but is also well-coded to ensure it performs well.

More and more people are now using mobiles to access websites, so having a responsive website is crucial. We ensure your website is designed for users on any screen size with fast load times, to give your potential and existing customers the best possible experience.

SEO is an integral part of every site that we build, increasing your presence on search engines and maximising visitors to your website. Simple SEO techniques will ensure that search engines can easily understand your content and make your site visible when people are searching for your product or service. We offer Digital Marketing Consultancy Services including SEO and PPC via our parent company WRD.

Whether you are after a small WordPress site or a more complicated ecommerce site, then feel free to get in touch with a member of our website design and development team to discuss your project requirements.

WordPress Web Design

WordPress is a highly flexible, reliable and versatile content management platform for developing websites from simple brochure sites to large-scale ecommerce businesses. It allows you full control over editing any aspect of the website and is simple to use through its user-friendly interface. WordPress allows for added functionality through plugins and includes tools for search visibility as well as security management.

We can provide you with a custom theme, bespoke website or even updating an out of date WordPress site with new features or functionality. WordPress offers a multitude of themes and plugins to give a positive user experience and customise your website to your exact needs, whatever they may be.

Our Process

Our team of specialist website designers and developers will take the time to understand your brand to ensure your website reflects this.

We consider every aspect of usability and user experience, ensuring that the highest level of security, functionality and design is applied.

We thoroughly test each website before and after launch. Additional services such Digital Marketing Consultancy Services including SEO and PPC can be applied via our parent company WRD.

Responsive Web Design

According to studies, more than 60% of searches come from mobile users, therefore responsive website design is extremely important. Responsive design has a flexible layout which adjust the website according to the screen size. whether viewed on a phone, tablet or laptop the website will scale and adjust itself to give the user the best possible experience.

A mobile-friendly website design is important for visibility in Google search results. A website that is responsive will appear more frequently in search engine results pages than one that is not. Each website we build is optimised for all screen sizes by planning how your users will interact with your site.

One-off Website Fix?

If you don’t require a comprehensive WordPress Management service and you simply want a single fix or site change we can still help. Click the button below, fill in our form and we’ll be in contact shortly.

We’re not just WordPress Management Experts

We do a whole lot more than manage and maintain WordPress websites, we offer dedicated website design and development services for new website builds or comprehensive website redesign projects for existing sites.

We offer a premium, fully managed, website hosting service on our secure UK servers and can also provide Digital Marketing Consultancy services including SEO and PPC via our parent company, WRD.

Website Hosting

We deliver highly secure website hosting on our own dedicated servers for WRD STUDIO clients wishing to source high-quality secure fully managed hosting.

Website Security

At WRD Studio we are able to ensure the correct steps are taken to avoid your site becoming compromised, something that could not only damage your assets but also your business.

CMS Systems

Drupal to Joomla!, Magento to custom CMS & flat HTML sites, our team have a plethora of experience & knowledge to ensure your website is always in perfect shape.

FAQs

What do I need to do to start the WRD Studio service?

Simply choose your service level from the options above. Once you’re signed up, we’ll be in contact to complete the registration process. We’ll need your website admin and hosting FTP/SFTP login details. Either send us your existing logins or you can create a new user account for us to access the website with.

How do I get changes/fixes made to my site?

Simply fill in a support ticket using our support system, tell us what changes you’d like done to your site and we’ll get it implemented and let you know once the work has been completed.

What do I need to do if I have an urgent change request or my website has been hacked?

For very urgent change requests, or if your website has been hacked or compromised, please fill in our Emergency Support Request form or email us directly at support@wrd.studio. Your request will be given the highest priority and we will be in contact with you very shortly to discuss the issues you are facing.

Can I get discounts if I use WRD Studio Maintenance on multiple sites that I own?

Definitely, contact us directly on sales@wrd.studio, or on 01483 239967 and we can provide you with a bespoke pricing package based on your network of websites.

Can you host email too?

Yes, we are very happy to host your emails as well as your website, please contact us directly on sales@wrd.studio, or on 01483 239967 and we can provide you with more information and pricing.

Is your server secure and will my website be safe with you?

Our servers are incredibly secure and our data centres are built with only the highest quality, premium hardware from industry-leading manufacturers such as Dell, Lenovo, Supermicro, Cisco, HP and Juniper Networks. We also secure our servers with hardware firewalls and we have daily off-site backups of your site, meaning we can restore your website should anything ever go wrong, to give you complete peace of mind.

If I host my site with you, do I get access to the Hosting Control Panel?

Yes, you get full access the Hosting Control Panel, meaning you‘ll have full access to the server records and you will be able to add unlimited email addresses, sub-domains & SQL databases at no extra cost.

What sort of things can you change on the site for me as part of my maintenance plan?

As part of your maintenance plan, we can update content, your website’s theme or stylesheets. We will add new plugins, change or implement contact forms or menus. We will upload or change content (e.g. blogs, new articles, images, PDFs), add new pages and add basic graphics (e.g. banners, sliders or buttons).

We will also fix site errors and formatting issues and are happy to provide recommendations if you’re not sure how some functionality or a page should look/work or behave. Please note: Our maintenance plans do not cover website rebuilds/redesigns, plugin development/changes, content creation/copy writing, SEO, custom theme development, bespoke web page development or php changes.

If you are unsure if you should submit a support ticket for a particular piece of work, then please contact us directly on sales@wrd.studio and we can advise if it is covered under your plan. We will be happy to provide you a quote for full website rebuilds/redesigns, large website projects, content creation, PPC or SEO as required, so please call us on 01483 239967 or email sales@wrd.studio to discuss your requirements.

Are there any hidden charges?

No, you pay your flat monthly fee and that’s it. No hidden extras and no long term contract.

How do I cancel?

Contact us by email on sales@wrd.studio to advise us that you want to cease the service. We will continue working for you until the end of the month that you advised us to stop the service in and will not raise any further charges.

What happens if I don’t use up my support hours?

We will roll any unused website support hours into your next monthly package, up to a maximum of 4 hours, and these will be carried forward for you. So, if you don’t use any hours over three months, you will still have a maximum of 4 hours’ development time available to you. We will still undertake our regular monthly scheduled checks, updates and backups even if you’re not asking us to implement any specific changes to the site.

I have a question that isn’t answered here, who can I talk to?

Please send us an email to sales@wrd.studio with your question and we’ll get right back to you!