We were contacted by one of our previous clients, Lee Sibs, on Thursday 2nd July 2020, looking to help his mum Helen out. He explained to us that a family friend who knew about websites had helped her make a simple website, however it did not load correctly and didn’t sell her business correctly. Needing to get a website that worked, live, he asked how quickly and cost effective we could turn it around.
Already with a few projects on our plate it would be tough, but we at Blades Media never turn down a challenge. Chips in, lets do this!
On Sunday 5th July 2020, late evening, Lee sent across the content required. Within 3 hours we were able to make a first draft of the new site. With a loose style we worked with Lee to produce a fit and finish which he felt represented his mum’s business correctly. On Monday the 6th it was presented to Helen for her opinion and feedback. With a few snagging list items, we quickly made the changes required.
The original site featured an overly complicated domain:
We suggested this would be more detrimental than a benefit. With this now in talks we waited for the response. After deciding to switch to a simpler domain on Wednesday the 8th July 2020, we took Helen’s new website live at 15:04pm. From concept to creation we were able to put Helen online in just 6 days. Her new website features…
4 content filled pages
Multi step forms
Call To Action points
Interactive contact areas
Full internal linking
Local SEO (to be completed by Lee and Helen)
Premium stock photos
Mobile and tablet ready
Domain and Hosting for just £65 for the year!
After the launch we ran it through SEMrush's site audit and scored 96%. With the main issue being more text required (which Lee will be doing shortly) this website is already off to a strong start!