5th Jul 2018

Easily Update Your Website Using WordPress Content Management System (CMS)

By |July 5th, 2018|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: , |

Here at Get Noticed Locally, we use a Content Management System (CMS) called WordPress to power all of the websites we design. In this article we will define what is meant by a CMS and how it benefits our customers. What is a Content Management System? A Content Management System or CMS is the software installed on your website that enables you to easily create, edit, organize and publish content on the web. With a CMS you can create multiple use [...]

4th Jul 2018

Having a New Website Will Save Your Business Money

By |July 4th, 2018|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: , |

When you think about having a new website developed for your business you may think of it as a big unnecessary expense. However if you choose a competent and affordable web designer, a new website should soon pay for itself in the additional enquiries/leads it generates for your business and will save you money on other forms of advertising such as print media. Your Business Needs a Website Here are some reasons why your business needs a website [...]

11th Oct 2016

Does Website Speed Matter For Company Websites in Hull & East Yorkshire?

By |October 11th, 2016|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: , |

Site loading speed is an important factor that determines how well your website ranks on search engines such as Google. It is becoming increasingly more important for Search Engine Optimisation (SEO). Just as important though is that having a fast loading web site increases your customer experience and will encourage your customers to read more information on your website and they are therefore more likely to contact your company or buy products [...]

26th Nov 2015

Webinar and Web Conferencing in Hull & East Yorkshire

By |November 26th, 2015|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: |

As well as providing great and affordable web design, hosting, SEO, email services and marketing for businesses in Hull and East Yorkshire we have recently started offering web conferencing services, better known as Webinars. Webinars are an affordable way for businesses to offer training online and are expected to be the most popular way of offering such training in the future and also offer businesses an interactive way of talking to customers. [...]

19th Jul 2015

Ask Us To Create You a Blog

By |July 19th, 2015|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: , , |

Here at Get Noticed Locally we provide a ‘blog’ or ‘latest news’ or ‘special offers’ or whatever you may decide to call this on your web site, free as part of our service to our customers who choose our web site design and hosting company in Hull and East Yorkshire. A blog displaying your latest news is great for your customers but even better for search engines such as Google, Bing etc. We can ensure that changes to your blog appear on your main [...]

30th Nov 2014

Is The Price List/Menu on Your Web Site Easy to Edit?

By |November 30th, 2014|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: , , |

Good web site designers will be able to add a price list to your business web site. This might be a menu, services etc. They often do this by uploading a pdf or other out dated document that users have to download from the web site. Changing this can be costly, difficult and time consuming. Less good web site design companies just add your price list to your site and you have no way of changing this, therefore potentially causing damage to your b [...]

8th Aug 2014

Check out your Web Design Company Portfolio before hiring them

By |August 8th, 2014|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: , |

Portfolios are a great way of checking out what a genuine web design company is really producing for real businesses. It is easy for a web design company to put together a super, shiny, snazzy web site which looks great, but do investigate on their portfolio page (often worded as other work we have done or something similar) to see if their work for their customers is as good as they suggest. A good web design company will clearly show you their [...]

4th Apr 2014

Does Your Website Look Good on a Range of Devices?

By |April 4th, 2014|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: , |

All of our web sites are responsive web designed.  This means that they are designed to work across a range of devices such as smart phones, tablets and desktop computers. It is obvious that any web design company should do this but many do not. If you want a responsive design do contact us as all of our web sites work well on smart phones, tablets and desktops. [...]

19th Jan 2014

Five Reasons Why a Small Business Really Needs a Website

By |January 19th, 2014|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: , , |

It is better to have no web site at all than a rubbish one.  A website creates an impression of your business. A messy, difficult to navigate site with poor appearance will have more of a detrimental effect on your business than not having a site at all. A small, simple, but perfectly formed site is preferable over one that is messy, confusing and difficult to load. Do read on if you want to know why you should have a good website for your small [...]

18th Jan 2014

How Easy is Your Website to Update? 4 Questions to Ask Yourself…

By |January 18th, 2014|Categories: GNL Blog|Tags: , |

If you have a business web site and you can not do the following four changes then you are not paying for an updated website Can you update latest news on your website and get rid of dated content?  Can you take down any information that is no longer relevant? Can you update your copyright date? Can you fix any broken links on your website? Can you update your About Us page?  Your About Us page is one of the first pages that visitors will go to.  [...]