News, views, and articles from a freelance web designer in Horsham, West Sussex. I publish regular articles; there is an RSS feed if you want to subscribe with, for example, an RSS reader like Feedly.
24 July 2014 by
It's important to name and describe images on your website as accurately as possible because this will help Google and other search engines understand the images and use them in search rankings.
23 June 2014 by
We all know that contact forms on websites can attract a degree of spam comments but these can be minimised with a few simple measures.
23 May 2014 by
In Three Tips for Improving Your Ecommerce Sales, I suggested adding customer reviews to your site. To follow up on this, I came across an article recently that described how a customer review widget increased ecommerce sales by 36%.
15 April 2014 by
12 March 2014 by
I run Horsham Pub Guide as a bit of a 'hobby' site and it was one of the first sites I created. However, it struck me recently that I really ought to review the site in order to take it forward.
19 February 2014 by
I've decided to change a few things for CVW Web Design this year and I've started by working on this site. For a while now, I've been thinking that the site should be about me as a freelancer
14 January 2014 by
Ecommerce is hard work and it's tough to make significant sums of money by selling products online. This post is about making a few changes to your ecommerce website that will, hopefully, improve sales
19 December 2013 by
It's been a good year for CVW Web Design. We've tackled some great projects, learnt new skills, worked in some different locations, and been to a few fantastic web conferences. What's not to like?!
27 November 2013 by
A case study that describes how we built and set-up an ecommerce shop for the fashion accessories brand SnoodyDo.
08 November 2013 by
We've come across a few sites recently where the website content management system hadn't been updated for months. Here's why it is important to ensure that your website's software is updated regularly.
15 October 2013 by
I've been organising coworking days in Horsham for the last 18 months and I'm now getting to the stage where I'm actively thinking about the next step - or whether there needs to be a next step at all!
24 September 2013 by
CVW Web Design has been doing more work with WordPress recently. Here is some advice about choosing WordPress and working with it on your website.