The site for the Catholic National Library (located in Farnborough) is designed in DreamWeaver using images supplied by the Library. The site has been set up so that it can be maintained by the Library using Contribute. The site includes an on-line catalogue. The site has a fluid design which means that its width grows and shrinks depending on the size of the browser window.
A small business website. The client was looking for a carefully budgeted solution. After discussion we agreed to design a basic template using a colour scheme of the client's choice and images he supplied. He then used the template to create his own pages in Dreamweaver.
West Wight Arts Association is a charity that runs an annual season of chamber music concerts. Their site had been created many years ago and was maintained on a voluntary basis. In 2010 their webmaster retired and ByteHaven was employed to build a modern site. ByteHaven re-structured the site paying particular attention to search engine optimisation and usability. The visuals were provided by a volunteer. Tuition was provided as part of the package so that the Association could make on-going minor changes to the site. ByteHaven handles the major annual update when the new season's concerts are added.
Greaves & Co, Chartered Accountants, are based in Essex. The requirement was for a single page website to provide information about an accountancy practice which serves small businesses and individuals. This clean and simple design is based on the existing style of the client and is search engine optimised.
Ventnor Botanical Artists meet monthly at Ventnor Botanical Gardens to paint and exchange ideas and expertise. They have an annual exhibition where they sell their work. They approached ByteHaven because they wanted to create a website to exhibit and sell their work. After discussing their needs in detail we decided to set their site up using the ZenPhoto open source photo gallery. ZenPhoto was chosen because it has a reputation for a clean, simple admin interface and was deemed suitable for users with little IT experience. A pages plugin was used to provide content management, so the whole site can be edited by the artists themselves.
A small business website. This site is fixed width, its design based on the company's logo and letter-head. The Links page on this site is generated by an offsite ASP page run against a local database.
A charity which provides information about the Camino de Santiago. The on-line library catalogue is searchable on several fields and has a full text search. The catalogue was originally maintained off-line with a mechanism for keeping the on-line version up-to-date. In 2010 it was modified to allow on-line updates and facilitate the taking of regular backups. It uses MySQL database and PHP programming language.
Rolls-Royce specialists based in Somerset. A very simple, fixed width design which just provides basic information about the company and its services. Includes search engine optimisation which has attracted significant extra business.
A new Island-based firm specialising in RF and microwave amplifier design. They already had a pretty clear idea of what their site should look like and had already drafted the content. Following discussions we created a simple site based on their ideas. We reviewed their content and agreed modifications that would improve both usability and search engine optimisation.
1st Repointing are building renovation and conversation specialists who work mainly in Hampshire, Sussex and the Isle of Wight. They approached ByteHaven with a portfolio of photographs and details of the type of work done. Following detailed discussion, we designed a site to feature their work and sell their skills.
Our Lady of Sorrows is a church website. The parish wanted to be able to edit their pages on a regular basis. Following discussion of the options available, we set this site up using WordPress. The parish particularly wanted the site to feature a photo of the statue - Our Lady of Sorrows. The overall design uses a modified version of a WordPress template.
Epsom and Ewell Borough Council is unusual in that it is dominated by local residents associations rather than members of national political parties. Each Association is an independent organisation. Through their Standing Committee they requested a site which would allow each Association to present its views and news. A bespoke content management system was developed for them.
Affordable Damp Solutions provide damp-proofing and allied services in Hampshire, Sussex and the Isle of Wight. They provided the logo and initial drafts of the content, we created a design to fit and optimised their content.
This is an Island-wide site for the Catholic Church on the Isle of Wight. It involved a re-design of a previous site. The current site uses a very simple design. It uses a content management system (CMS) called SilverStripe. SilverStripe is an open source CMS featuring a simple, user-friendly, interface for maintaining the site.