“We were extremely impressed that they took time to understand our requirements, visited the shop and provided constructive feedback and advice from start to finish.”Helen Molloy – Forum Jewellers
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“I wanted to say a very BIG thank you for all your help with the new website. It looks absolutely fantastic and is exactly how I want our chamber to be seen. It’s a very important part of our whole look and feel as a chamber. A personal thank you to each of you for your hard work, patience and creative excellence.”Ian Girling – Dorset Chamber of Commerce
Award Winning Web Design Services
Digital Storm, a web design agency in Bournemouth won the “Best Not For Profit Website of the Year” at the Wire Hive 100 Awards in October 2018 for our work on the Dorset Food and Drink website. The Wirehive 100 awards celebrate the wealth of digital talent in the South of England by putting all the best creative web design agency’s head to head across a number of different categories. All of the judging is overseen by an independent panel of distinguished digital professionals ensuring a Wirehive 100 Award is a recognised and credible benchmark of digital excellence.
For over 15 years Digital Storm have been creating beautiful, functional web design solutions for a diverse range of clients. We understand what is required for your website to communicate your business message to your customers and clients. From a simple brochure type website to a fully comprehensive eCommerce online shop, Digital Storm have the the experience and knowledge to find the right website for you.
We also have built an indepth knowledge of eCommerce and online shopping experiences, with Analytics at their heart, empowering our clients with the knowledge they need to get consistent growth from their website and online marketing strategy.
Mobile Responsive Websites
Websites for SME's
Web Design Bournemouth Services at a glance:
- Content ManagementAll our websites are built on WordPress which means you are in control. You can edit everything yourself if you wish.
- eCommerceWe can build online selling platforms for small independents to large eCommerce stores.
- Mobile ResponsiveWe create websites that work well on all major devices, screen sizes and resolutions.
- Future ProofWith constant updates and improvements to WordPress and thousands of plugins available – your website will always be up-to-date.
FAQ’s About Our Web Design Services
Depending on the complexity of your web design brief we can either give you an estimate over the phone or we can arrange to have a detailed website briefing at our bournemouth design studio.
Once we’ve had our initial meeting, we will provide you with a detailed web design proposal which will show you the exact prices of all our services and any additional products like images, photography, copy writing etc.
As well as your price for the complete web design project we will also provide you with a schedule for the work which shows you the timeline of your project.
We operate a very simple and transparent costing policy for our web design services here at Digital Storm.
After analysing your brief, we will formulate a budget based on the time it will take to design and develop the website and then add any additional costs like cost of software and assets such as stock photos etc.
Why not give us a call on 01202 298392 and we will give you a free, no obligation quote!
Depending on the complexity of your web design project, it can take anywhere from 1 day to 6 months to develop a website.
A typical SME website will take 4-6 weeks from start to launch. This includes research, design, development and testing.
If required, Digital Storm are able to write content for your website or supply a 3rd party content writer depending on the exact brief. This would be discussed at the website proposal stage and be added to the overall cost.
Digital Storm are a full service agency and we are therefore able to handle all work in our Bournemouth web design studio without the need to outsource anything.
Occasionally we will work with our trusted partners when dealing with an especially complex piece of software but once the project is complete, you will own all rights to that software.
All our websites are developed with the end user in mind and are easy and intuitive to update.
We offer full training which will give you and your team the ability to fully update all of your pages and images. We also then supply a printed document with walk through guides specific to your website.
As soon as you have paid in full for your website and website assets, the full intellectual property and ownership will be with you.
We can transfer all website files and photos to a folder of your choosing to safeguard those assets for you.
As we use WordPress to build all of our websites its actually very easy to look after the website yourself. We will provide you and your staff full training. If you would prefer to have someone look after the website for you, then Digital Storm offer a hassle free maintenance contract from just £29.99 per month which will take care of all software updates and security updates.
We take your website security extremely seriously here at Digital Storm! We not only give you a free license to use Defender – a website software firewall (the best available) which stops 99% of attacks at the point they reach your site including IP banning, 404 detection, custom login URL, Two Factor Authentication, Database Security….the list goes on.
But more than this, for all clients hosting with us (on our dedicated server in Cambridge, UK), we have many levels of pretection to stop hackers even getting to your website. Including ConfigServer Firewall, CPBulk Force dedection, DdOS attack pretection, SSL certificates and other barriers.
WordPress is a Content Management System or CMS. Nearly 1 in 2 of all websites built in the world today are built using WordPress. It has a huge developer base as well as many thousands of hours of YouTube videos, training and support available online.
This makes it very accessible and future proof unlike agencies that use their own custom software to develop websites.
It’s probably the best option for a business owner to have their website built using WordPress as it means you can change your digital agency anytime without risk of loosing the ability to manage your website content yourself.
We have a range of options when it comes to hosting your website. We have our own dedicated server located in Cambridge, UK. This is fully specified server with a lot of resources meaning all of our client websites can access a share of these resources and perform the best they can.
We can also launch your new website on your own server / shared hosting platform if you already have one and it meets the relevant criteria for WordPress websites.
If you have the budget and a larger website / eCommerce website, we can arrange your own dedicated server for you.
Digital Storm use a variety of ecommerce solutions depending on the requirements of the client. The most popular ecommerce software is Woocommerce which is WordPress’s very own solution. Woocomerce is very simple to integrate into any WordPress website and has thousands of features which can allow you to do things like linking your retail epos systems with your online shop or even use your WordPress shop to feed your Amazon store. Contact us today on 01202 298392 to see how we can help with your online ecommerce Woocommerce shop.
When you have an ecommerce website online shop from Digital Storm you can have as many products as you need with multiple categories and variations.
An SSL Certificate are small data files that digitally bind a digital key to your website. We install SSL Certificates on our servers which activate a padlock and allows secure connections from website servers to your browser.
“The concept they came up with was exactly what we were looking for at an extremely competitive price. The team were great to work with and are always happy to help when needed!”Jo Green – Planets Charity
“The friendly team were always at the end of the phone to help with any queries and we are really pleased with the finished results. The work Digital Storm do is great, and we would happily recommend them to anyone looking for a great value and quality website or print.”Katharine Wright – Dorset Food and Drink
Digital Storm go the extra mile to ensure all our design and marketing requirements are met. The team continually exceed our expectations.