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Chris is the owner of Light Bulb Web Design in Carlisle, and has a general interest in anything web design, IT or technology related!

EYFS Resources: E-Commerce CRM link case study

E-Commerce Website Design with Zoho CRM Link
In the middle of 2017 we launched a new website for EYFS Resources, which included a large e-commerce solution to cater for a wide range of products.We spoke before the work started on whether a link could be created in the future with their existing CRM platform, called Zoho.  Whilst not a requirement at launch, it was something that would be...
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How many pages does my website need?

How many pages does my website need?
This is one of the most common questions we get asked when someone gets in touch to ask us about a website they are looking to have designed.The answer we give depends on a few different aspects, which can be unique to each client, and include:1) Budget2) The business expectations from the website3) The type of website - e.g. brochure, e-commerce, ...
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My essential website design software

My essential website design software list
​Over the years I've gathered a small list of software that sees daily use for my web design business.Whether for coding, image manipulation or accessing the website files via ftp, here are my daily essentials:1) FileZilla - https://filezilla-project.org/ (free)FileZilla is a fantastic piece of software that covers any FTP requirement I'v...
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Visitor focused web design

Visitor focused website design in Carlisle
​Here's the bottom line - if someone visits your website and they can't quickly and easily find what they are looking for, then they'll leave.It really is as simple as that.We start by talking about your company, the services and/or products you offer.  Then we find out which are the most popular, what are you trying to push forward more into ...
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Why we don't put a link to our own website on your website...

Should website designers put back links in your footer?
If you take a look around the Internet and visit a few websites for local companies, you are likely to find a link at the bottom of every page to the company who designed that website.That may seem a lovely idea, a nice way to promote the web design company who created your website, which is true - in fact once this year I have been asked to specif...
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