WordPress

All our Web Design & Development services are based around the superb Content Management System, WordPress. We can either design and develop a brand new WordPress site for you or revamp your existing WordPress installation. When we partner with you we want to make the web work for you and at the same time achieve our two major drivers of increasing your profitability at the same time as reducing your carbon footprint.  We will want to listen to understand how you foresee your WordPress and your other operational processes integrating.  Understanding this at the outset is crucial for us

To sell online via an online store you will need an e-commerce plug-in. Our preference is woocommerce, WordPress’ very own shopping cart. We can work with whichever cart you wish to use and the one that gives the integration options you desire. typically, this woocommerce.

You may wish to extend your online store into other marketplaces. Etsy & Ebay are two such marketplaces that we can integrate with your store. Have Instagram…want to sell directly via Instagram? This is possible.

We can take care of all your background tasks connected with your WordPress site. Our hosting packages are designed with security in mind. We can transfer your site and domain, we will ensure regular backup, regular updates take place. Our WordPress maintenance plans are the perfect way to have confidence that your site is looked after and always available to your customers.

The number of websites based on WordPress across the whole of the world wide web exceeds 455,000,000 (approx 35% of the internet)! This is an astonishing stat. Being an open source software platform, WordPress is free to use, easy to install and designed to be customised.

Why I recommend WordPress

My partner and I bought a business that had an existing wordpress and woocommerce site. The previous owner told us that the original developer had left the area and was no longer contactable. There we were, a new business with a woocommerce online shop and no support! Fortunately, my background in Management Accounting and Software sales kicked in and I learnt WordPress.

One of the ways I learnt so quickly was to build a new site for one of my other businesses. I setup a fresh WordPress & Woocommerce installation. Added the pages, created an online store, setup the payment systems and launched. SEO was the next step, Yoast SEO (a wordpress plugin) was a massive boost. With WordPress this is straight-forward. Once sorted, the orders started flowing in. Having created a new site from scratch, the confidence was there to fix the site that came with the new business and fix it we did!

WindermereWebWorks is the result of the last three or four years of learning how to fix and create sites. The biggest learns come when I have broken a site, the feeling when I get it back up and running is great. What I understand now is that it really is impossible to ‘break’ a site like this.

Whatever your project give us a call or drop us an email and let’s chat about how we can help increase your profits and reduce your carbon footprint.

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