Made in Teesdale

Made in Teesdale

I have lived in Teesdale for over 20 years and as a child and young adult spent many weekends walking, bird-watching, eating and drinking in the area. When I started my business in 2016 I discovered quite quickly that Teesdale businesses, especially those working in...
Home is Where the Hearth Is!

Home is Where the Hearth Is!

Gavin Mallaby is one of the hardest working people I have ever met. Passionate about his work, developing a website for him and his wife who together run Hearth & Soul Ltd, was an absolute pleasure. Visiting his shop and showroom in Catchgate, Durham exposed me to...
How Old Is Your Website?

How Old Is Your Website?

Lifespan of a Website Many of us think that once we have paid to have a website developed that is the end of it. Job done. I have  carried out some research amongst some of my fellow website developers. It may come as a surprise that the average age of an effective...
When is a Website not a Website?

When is a Website not a Website?

I speak with small business owners often and am sometimes told that they don't need a website as they have a facebook website.  What they have is a facebook page; a very important tool when it comes to digital marketing, but a facebook page is no substitute for a...
Website of the Week

Website of the Week

Website of the Week TCR Hub 1 I was initially  commissioned to work on this site two years ago and spent a lot of time working at the centre whilst redeveloping the website for the TCR Hub.  I wanted to fully understand everything the Hub has to offer. Working at the...
Thin Website? Read On…

Thin Website? Read On…

Free Website Health-Check Your website is your virtual shop window through which the world can view your services and products.  But why would they? Your shelves are dull and dark.  Your products are poorly displayed; not well presented. Your best products are still...