functionality

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

March Street Holiday Flat

Posted on March 6, 2015

We’ve not exactly been practising what we preach over the past few weeks and haven’t been updating this News page regularly…. it’s good that we’re too busy I suppose! We do have a new WordPress website to share this week, March Street Holiday Flat in Peebles. You might recognise a bit of a theme here – the owners, Pauline and Danny, already run Pirn Road Holiday Apartment in Innerleithen, so wanted the websites to be similar in style and layout.Read More

White W in grey circle - the logo for Wordpress website design software

What is a WordPress website?

Posted on April 4, 2014

WordPress is the most popular of a number of content management systems (CMS). Using a CMS enables clients to maintain websites themselves with very little technical support. This gives control of the website to the client so saving them from being charged for updates to pages and posts. A WordPress website begins with a layout (theme) or framework, which can then be customised with colours, fonts, a logo and your content – website pages, news posts, heading and menus. CustomisingRead More