DBS Web Developer Thomas Hounsell has been with DBS for 5 years. Thomas joined us straight from college after studying for a BTEC National Diploma in IT. The DBS team celebrated with Thomas by enjoying some cheese and biscuits this afternoon. To find out more about Thomas and to connect with him on social media, please visit http://www.dbsinternetmarketing.co.uk/our-team/3/thomas-hounsell/
DBS has designed and developed a new website for United Fillings. The company’s core business is the supply of quality cushion interiors to the furniture upholstery and soft furnishings industry. There are currently 150 people working within the company across the three sites at the Falcon Mill in Billingborough (Headquarters), Kestrel Mill in Billingborough and Goodwin Mills in Long Eaton. DBS called upon the services of commercial photographer Stuart Wilde for the imagery used in the website.
DBS has worked closely with local schools for over 10 years to provide teenagers with the opportunity to gain invaluable work experience. Jake Wells of Sir William Robertson Academy is spending the week with DBS. Jake is interested in website development so DBS is the perfect placement for him. "DBS has been very pleased with Jake's performance. After the induction process and with a little guidance Jake has been able to carry out tasks which have helped team DBS," commented director David Clarke.
Lincolnshire business woman, Claire Wills, turned to DBS to develop a new, image rich website for her business - see http://www.dipyourpaws.co.uk The canine hydrotherapy centre recently relocated to Welbourn and is committed to offering a professional and affordable water therapy program for your pet. Hydrotherapy can benefit your dog for a number of reasons: recovering from an injury or surgery, helping to relieve aches and pains in older dogs, fitness work and muscle toning, helping to aid in weight loss, mental stimulation or it can just be for fun. Swimming provides a non weight bearing form of exercise which has been proven over the years to help many dogs.
Passle has ranked DBS in the top 10 website designers for law firms in the UK. Passle's website sets out to help time-poor professionals and guide them to the UK's best digital solution providers. In their review Passle commented “If you prefer a personal approach, then DBS legal websites might be perfect – nothing is outsourced from their 7-person team in Lincolnshire. There’s also a great emphasis on building a website that’s easily editable by the firm, cutting costs.” "I'm please to see our web development work has been recognised" said David Clarke, director of DBS "however, many law firms are missing out on attracting and keeping clients through online and social media marketing"
DBS have launched a new website and blog for Fiducia Group. Based in Sleaford in Lincolnshire and Mansfield in Nottinghamshire, Fiducia is a group of companies that was founded in 2001 to deliver a personal experience of the highest professional standard. There are five parts to the Fiducia Group – comprehensive financial planning, commercial solutions, corporate finance, mortgage solutions and estate planning. This covers mortgages, pensions, investments, protection, household insurance, wills and estate planning, business finance, business insurance, business protection and corporate finance. Commenting on the launch, Nina Teeder, Business Finance Manager of Fiducia Group said “Thank you Team DBS for all your hard work – you have been very helpful and the website looks fantastic”.
Responsive Web Design and Why You Need It.
Is your website mobile friendly? If you don’t know the answer to this, then the chances are that it is not. But people trying to access your website on a mobile phone or tablet will certainly know if your website is mobile friendly or not.
What is a CMS?
Dead websites tell no tales and nothing makes a company look more out of date than a website that’s rarely updated.
With so much competition out there, it’s vital that companies are given the correct tools, access and training to update their websites themselves.
Time For You is the UK’s most successful domestic cleaning franchise. Over 130 franchisees met in Northampton on Saturday 16 November for their AGM. Behind the scenes and in total secrecy DBS had worked on a new website at www.timeforyou.co.uk which was launched during the course of the meeting. “I’m really proud of the DBS web team headed by Matthew Harris” said DBS’s MD – David Clarke. “Launching the website in secrecy meant a Saturday morning 7am start for Matt to ensure everything went smoothly. With an audience of around 160 people there was absolutely no room for error.” Six DBS team members attended the AGM and then ran 3 workshops for Time For You franchisees on:
What is Web Development?
Your company’s website is your shop window to the world. Consumers of your company’s products and services are more internet savvy than ever before. Your customers and prospects now carry out almost 100% of their research ONLINE. If you get your web design wrong in terms of its look, feel and functionality you will drive prospects and customers away. It’s that simple.
Why would anyone take the risk of investing in a cheap website or free web design software?
The cost savings sound great on the face of it – especially in a harsh economic environment, but we’ve given fifteen reasons to use a professional web design company rather than buy cheap or free web software (or use your brother in law).