The majority of my clients are one of 2 groups:
Calgary area businesses
Small to medium sized businesses in Calgary, Canada (including other countries) require a single person to handle all of their web needs.
The demands of being an entrepreneur leave little time for the business owner to deal with multiple parties. I can provide start to finish web sites for business owners and advice on how they can leverage their website to increase business.
Graphic designers / marketing advertising companies
Most graphic designers excel in concept and the creative concept. Many even have excellent webdesign skills. Many web projects require some scripting, database creation or even basic functionalities as such as email form. That is where I come in.
My speciality is taking a graphic design supplied by a design team and integrating the 'backend' technical needs of the website. It may be a shopping cart setup, database, form handler or registration for an event. I can help
Use the full power of your website
My expertise is creating PHP websites for Calgary businesses. Collecting information, form handlers, password protected secure areas, shopping carts and ecommerce, managing website content.
I have years of experience
in designing custom web applications - scaleable and flexible. What do you need your website to do for you?
Customer information capture and collect
Database creation involves collecting customer or user information through your website and later sorting and displaying the information.
Typical examples would be membership lists, event registration, BLOG style news listings etc.
From Concept to completion
I have close to 10 years of experience creating business and personal websites from A to Z. Beginning with the concept, advice on using your website to increase your profits, then creating a graphic design, the HTML code and finally ensuring your website is listed as highly as possible with the major search engines.
CSS and Html web design
I create W3C validated CSS and Html code for websites. The tags used are uptodate and standard - not generated by WYSIWIG 3rd party applications.
I design websites with future updates in mind - minimizing the difficulty of expanding, editing or changing your website as the life of the the business website grows.
My clients who are Graphic designers often supply me with a Photoshop file (PSD) of their website concept. I 'slice' up the graphics and write clean CSS and HTML layout to the specifications in the original graphic design.
SEO - Search Engine Optimization
With millions of websites competing for those valuable top listings in the major search engines - a strategy for maximizing the exposure of your website is critical.
I have experience in getting the maximum number of potential customers to your website
by optimizing the meta content and keywords for your target niche.
I have researched Google guidelines to give your website the highest chance of getting correctly indexed. Also, I have experience in setting up Go ogle Sponsored Listings
to maximize the website exposure.
In 3 Steps
we can improve your search rankings. I can help.
Using your business website as an advertising and marketing tool.read more...
Photo editing, logo creation, website graphics.
Creating a website from start to finish - creating the look and feel, design concept using the logo (or creating a logo) for the business identity. I use the company colours to continue the branding consistent with the companies print / brochure advertising campaigns. Most websites include photo galleries of optimized images and Photoshopped images incorporating the company logo.
I have years of experience with Illustrator - the premier tool for creating vector images for logos and signage.
** I can also arrange domain registration, Web hosting
How can I help you?
I have close to 10 years experience in planning, designing and developing PHP and MySQL driven websites for small business in USA, Canada and other countries.
Most business owners need a professional looking website that is easy to navigate and understand and that they have the option to update themselves. I know how to create the keywords and content to obtain your highest organic Google ranking and allow your potential customers to find you.