What is a content management system (CMS)?
A CMS is a platform on which websites can be built upon which allows the owner to create and manage their content with little technical know-how.
After many years running an established antiquities rental store, eccentric came to identity looking to enter the digital age by opening an e-commerce store to access the avenue of online sales. We went forth and created an ‘eccentric’ logo, alongside a quirky e-commerce website, which is easy to manage and accessible across all browsers and devices.
This exhibition offers the perfect platform to showcase local businesses and network with like-minded business people.
The event is held on 09/03/2017 10am - 4pm. Come and pay identity a visit, you can find us on stand 34 and we will be looking to offer some goodies on the day.
Identity are an established forward thinking, leading website design and development company based in Ipswich, Suffolk. Delivering first class web development services for small to medium sized business across the UK and US. Identity develop and market responsive websites built on award winning content management systems and technologies.
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DHA Global contacted identity looking to replace their existing website with a responsive multilingual one which would insight confidence into visitors looking to undertake training courses. The main objectives were to maximise conversions per user visit, to list courses in a clear and concise manor and to design the site responsively to reach as many users as possible.
We have 10 tips, 5 for business and 5 for specifically for online shops. It’s Christmas, love it or hate it it’s time to get selling!
Changing your social media cover photo is quite easy, there are plenty of templates online. If you struggle designing or creating one yourself maybe you can get a professional bespoke image made up for you. Make sure you have a call to action on the image so that people know what to do.
Another quick win is snow… There are lots of snow effects that can be installed on your site, so why not? It’s snowing on our site now – check it out: https://www.identitywebdesign.com
After 25 years of of supplying mooring equipment and products, Boat Gear Direct came to Identity needing an e-commerce website update. Their old site was not responsive, not easy to manage or update and was looking dated. After a consultation with the client we then went forth and produced a responsive e-commerce website which can be updated with ease, and has a modern minimalistic feel.
You may or may not be aware that Google is prioritising mobile sites for 2017. Google is separating it’s search indexes for mobile users to prioritise results which are easily readable and relevant to the user. This means that responsive websites will receive a massive boost in search engine results from mobiles and appear above desktop websites.
Modern websites are built using content management systems (CMS) enabling you to:
You can take full control of your website. A CMS is a powerful tool working behind the scenes that enables end users with little to no technical knowledge to make changes to their website. This is the biggest advantage of a CMS, no need to pay for simple changes to your website, with the ability to assign tasks and roles and to check progress at any time. This can be anything from administering text and image changes to moving around the positions of elements on a page.
It takes more than creativity to design a great website. Five critical steps leading up to the design phase.
You have conducted industry research, completed a competitor analysis but there are two important questions you need to consider.
Have you identified your top three priorities for the website? This will help to drive the key areas to the website and include clear call to actions.
What does a successful website look like? This is very important for the planning of the website and to create a successful SITEMAP (navigation).