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Category Archive: Website Design

How Redesigning your Website Can Bring you more Visitors

By Gareth Coxon, July 6, 2017

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There are millions of websites on the internet, some of them have been around for many years, while some are relatively new. A lot has changed since the internet first came on the scene, and websites have evolved a lot as well.
If you were to find an old site, you would be surprised by how basic and outdated the design looks. It is important for any website owner to keep their page fresh and up to date to attract visitors. (more…)

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Website design – Manor Skin Spa

By Gareth Coxon, April 9, 2013

Manor Skin Spa Website Design


Last year Dot Design were instructed to work on new website design concepts for Cheshire based Manor Skin Spa. Here’s some of the design work shown across 3 pages of the site. A cool calm and contemporary look was called for which is reflected in the colour palette and typeface choices. (more…)

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Website design and development – Individual Cars

By Gareth Coxon, April 8, 2013

Website Design

Manchester based prestige car sales company Individual Cars required a completley redesigned and developed website that would be easy for them to add new stock and manage day to day. The site needed to feature the cars they had for sale as well as feed that stock out automatically to a number of car trading sites such as AutoTrader (amongst others) at a touch of a button.

We built the site to link into a CRM so that a database of customers could be managed and kept up to date for future promotions and email marketing campaigns.
Other features that were incorporated into the site was the ability for users to request a call back, sign up to the email newsletter, as well as being able to send through full details of their car if they wished to receive a valuation. Also featuring a finance calculator and with the rise of social media the ability to share cars via Facebook, Twitter and other platforms. The site has been built responsively adapting whether viewed on a PC, laptop, tablet or smart phone.


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Branding, Website Design and Development – Ian Walker Family Law and Mediation Solicitors

By Gareth Coxon, April 2, 2013


Ian Walker Website design

Earlier in the year we started work on a complete branding and website design/development for Ian Walker Family Law and Mediation Solicitors.

They are a specialist firm of Solicitors and Mediators based in Honiton and catering to clients right across Devon. Specialising in assisting families during separation, divorce and afterwards, they particularly work in assisting families to find fair, durable and cost effective out of court solutions through Collaborative Law and Mediation. They offer a full Family Law service including acting in cases brought by social services. (more…)

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Identify any web typeface you see on the web

By Gareth Coxon, February 13, 2013

Fount Button

A great little tool for website designers, website developers and alike.

Fount enables you to identify any live typeface on the web. Just drag the button found over at the Fount website into your bookmarks bar to install.
It tells you what the weight and size of the typeface is as well, a very handy little tool.

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Stefan's Big Brother – Sagmeister's new website

By Gareth Coxon, December 16, 2010

In our reality obsessed times we seem to like nothing better than having a spy hole into other people lives.
Stefan Sagmeister’s new website reflects this by  featuring live web-cam feed on it’s home page that includes vinyl graphic ‘buttons’ on the floor in order to navigate to areas of the site.

The new site is a simple but interesting idea that reflects the recent shift of business’s more transparent ways of working. Though you only really see the comings and goings of designers during their working day it does offer an insight into their working environment and routine. (more…)
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