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Dorset Web Design News from the superhero agency. Chris Ryu has been building websites for huge brands for over 15 years. Poole and Bournemouth represent our biggest client bases. Read our free SEO Tips below.

Why You Should use WordPress to Power Your Website

It’s certainly true that when trying to decide what will power your website, there’s a lot of different systems to choose from- but here we’ll tell you why you should use WordPress.No doubt as you talk to different web developers and designers, many will suggest something different. Some will swear by the holy grail of Magento. Others, it’s Drupal or die. You even get one or two who will suggest a custom built...

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Building Websites Advice: Why WordPress?

When it comes to building websites, it quickly becomes clear there’s a lot of different solutions. It’s easy to be confused on what’s what. Indeed, here at Dorset Tech, our in-house team of superheroes can build websites on a range of different systems.But one of the best platforms for building websites, and also one that’s great on a budget is WordPress. Did you know that a third of ALL websites worldwide are built...

Why won’t my Gmail SMTP work any more?

Why won't my Gmail SMTP work any more? While gmail is probably the most popular email provider, there have been some changes that make it harder to set up emails on some items - a prime example being your website. Some users report only being able to get a business email account managed by gmail to work by paying for the G-suite. Try this first though:In Google Mail, you must allow "less secure" apps...

One Page Websites: Pros and Cons

One page websites are exactly as they sound, websites where the entire site consists of one single page. Rather than having to navigate around multiple tabs, all the information an audience needs is right there in front of them.  Sounds good, but are they really worth it? Like any website, one page sites come with their own set of circumstances and challenges, and it can be difficult to decide which is the right type...

How to Implement Testimonials into Your Website

There are a lot of elements that can be considered ‘essential’ to a business website; and testimonials are no different. They reaffirm what your website content is telling your audience by attesting to your products, services and skills. People want to hear from a voice that isn’t the same as the business. Without a good clear set of testimonials, your potential clients can easily be turned away from your business, and towards your...

Top Web Design Trends of 2019

With 2020 only 4 months away (yes, really!), we’ve decided to have a look at some of the top Web Design Trends of 2019. These design concepts are ones that combine functionality with creativity, and they’re sure to last way into the new year.At Dorset Tech, we are experts in custom web design. We can create the perfect new website for your business - using these fashionable ideas below or any style...

How To Optimise Your WooCommerce Store Conversion Rate

Conversion Rate optimisation is the process of convincing more people to complete the call to action. In terms of WooCommerce, that means getting them to make a purchase from your store, and in turn growing your business. Sounds simple, but with so many different ways to improve your eCommerce store out there, how do you know which will be the most effective in improving your conversion rate?This article will go through our top...

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Choosing a web designer for your Village Hall Website

There are many factors that go into choosing a Village Hall Web Designer. You want the one that best suits your needs and the needs of your community and that can mean being very selective and weighing all of your options. By doing your research, you will be able to find the best Village Hall Web Designer in no time. Let’s take a look:Choosing A Village Hall Web DeveloperKnow Your Budget- before you...

WooCommerce vs Shopify: Which One is The Best?

WooCommerce and Shopify, the two most popular, ecommerce platforms available today. Both with their pros and cons, but which one is the absolute best to use? We’ve put together a definitive, yet simple, comparison to guide you through which platform is the best, and more importantly which one is right for you.  Design & Ease of use: We’ll start with the basics; which of the two has the most professional designs for your ecommerce store,...

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Web Designer Vs Web Developer

Almost everywhere you look someone is talking about or calling themselves either a web designer or web developer.Thanks to the growth of do-it-yourself services like Wix, 1&1 MyWebsite, GoDaddy and the like, and the availability of reasonably cheap web design/development software like Adobe Muse and SoftPress Freeway, you’d be forgiven for thinking that anybody could be a web designer or a web developer.The question is; what does a professional designer or developer offer?...