Web Leithen Websites

Is it time to refresh your website?

Posted on October 9, 2017

While it may seem like yesterday that you launched your shiny new website, technology moves quickly and it is important to think about how your website works even if you are still happy with how it looks. Speed, responsiveness and visitor numbers Have you taken an objective look at your website recently? Have you checked your website on your mobile and on a tablet? When did you last run a speed test? How are those visitor bounce rates? Five keyRead More

New website – Humanist Association Scotland

Posted on September 29, 2017

Web Leithen have recently completed a new website for the Humanist Association Scotland who conduct wedding, funeral and naming ceremonies throughout Scotland. Website design The front page for the new website features a video from a wedding ceremony and uses blocks to link to other areas of the website, breaking the page up into sections. There’s lots of content on this website – from wedding venues in Scotland to symbolism in weddings, In Memoriam pages and eulogies to links toRead More

Signature Hair by Kirstie – new website

Posted on April 14, 2017

For Signature Hair by Kirstie‘s new website I worked with Simone Russell, a local graphic designer, who was creating new artwork for Kirstie. It was great to work directly with a graphic designer and have Simone’s expert input for the website design and build. Kirstie now has a great platform to showcase her work and she was very happy with the results: “I’ve recently been working with Simone Russell – Graphic Design & Illustration to create some new business artwork.Read More

Selkirk Means Business – a new website

Posted on April 21, 2015

Selkirk BIDs are our latest client. They are a project group supporting two proposed business improvement districts in Selkirk. Also known as Selkirk Means Business they required a website to share information and the latest news about their project. We adapted their logo to make a website banner, using the colours from this logo throughout the website to create a bright and positive feel.

Website page in shades of grey with photo of french doors and hot tub

Pirn Road Holiday Apartment, Innerleithen

Posted on May 26, 2014

Our latest website design for the very lovely Pirn Road Holiday Apartment here in Innerleithen. It’s been an extremely quick turn around over the last few days – the builders finished, the photos were taken, the first guests arrived, the photos were loaded to the website and it was all ready for some publicity during the Tweedlove biking festival! The apartment looks fantastic and we wish Pauline and Danny every success with their latest venture.

Image of scott motors website front page, dark red writing on a cream background, with three small photo on the page

Scott Motors – new garage website design

Posted on February 26, 2014

Web Leithen’s latest launch is a brand new website created for Scott Motors Garages who are based in Innerleithen and Galashiels. The new garage website includes the information you would expect about the company and where to find them plus a searchable list of the cars they have for sale. To control the car information on the website we added custom fields, taxonomies and post types to make the maintenance of the website as straightforward as possible and allow flexibleRead More

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DHIVA Dietitians – A WordPress website update

Posted on November 28, 2013

Our latest WordPress website update is for a specialist group of dietitians who wanted a website which would make it easier to share resources upload information in PDF format publicise study days add news for members link to external tools and agencies grow and adapt the website as their focus and events require read well on mobile screens create email addresses at their domain name The Website Design DHIVA required this new WordPress website to replace one which had becomeRead More

light blue background with text and picture of scissors for Headcases Hair studio's website front page

Headcases Hair Studio – a website redesign

Posted on June 24, 2013

Last week we completed an upgrade to the Headcases Hair Studio website which we moved from a very outdated version of Joomla into WordPress. Updating the software improves the stability and security of the website, allows for the addition of new features including a responsive layout and, most importantly, makes it easier for Headcases’ staff to access and update the website with news and offers.

Peebles carpets front page of website design showing Peebles Cavalry Park showroom

Website for new local business, Peebles Carpets

Posted on May 27, 2013

Peebles Carpets is a new business recently opened by Robert Hogarth in Peebles, providing a wide range of carpets and flooring products from their new showroom at Cavalry Park, Peebles. The Peebles Carpets website designed by Web Leithen makes use of their logo and colours on each webpage, with an image slider on the front page showing their new showroom and flooring displays. 

Front page screen print from Cosaig self-catering website

Cosaig self-catering cottage, Innerleithen – a new website design

Posted on April 1, 2013

It looks like Spring might be here at last! Well the sun is out at least so it’s good timing for our latest website design for a newly refurbished holiday cottage in Innerleithen. Website Content The owners of Cosaig holiday cottage seem to have thought of everything for their guests making it the perfect place to stay in Innerleithen. For their website they have put together lots of practical and well thought out information about their self-catering accommodation including listsRead More