A full-time freelance web designer and developer based in the Isle of Man. Specialising in custom website design and WordPress development. Available for hire directly by businesses and organisations, graphic designers, and web or creative agencies.

Since 1998 I have designed, developed and maintained websites for businesses and organisations in the Isle of Man, the UK, and beyond. I also work with graphic designers and web/creative agencies to help develop their concepts and designs into working web solutions. All the sites I build are robust, platform independent, and search engine optimised. To discuss a project please get in touch.

Web Design »

Web Design

Usability determines the success or failure of a website, but visitors look for both quality and credibility in your online presence. Poor web design fails to deliver on both counts, so a professionally designed website is essential. If you think the visual design of your website is failing to promote a credible image for your business, I can help.

Web Development »

Web Development

From simple landing pages to interactive multimedia, content management systems, and complex eCommerce websites. In the past 18 years I have developed dozens of different websites and applications using a wide range of technologies. If you're looking for a developer for your next web project, please get in touch to discuss it.

WordPress »

WordPress

I work with a range of content management systems, but for the past few years I have found WordPress to be the CMS I use the most. Its extensibility will allow your website to grow with your needs, it has great SEO capabilities, and it makes content management really easy to use. If you're considering WordPress for your website, I can help.

Mobile First »

Mobile First

Mobile-centric content strategies, driven by the wide-scale adoption of social media, are quickly becoming the focus for brands trying to keep pace on the web. I can turn your website into a CMS-driven, responsive, mobile-friendly user experience to help your digital presence compete more effectively. Please contact me for more details.

SEO »

SEO

"Can you get me to the top of Google?" is a familiar question. Because search engine optimisation is such a complex, ongoing process, there is no way to guarantee results, but I can make sure your website is properly optimised so you have the best chance of achieving that coveted position. Please contact me for more information.

Email Marketing »

Email Marketing

An email marketing campaign can be a powerful form of communication which extends your brand and drives customers to your website, and compared to direct mail the costs are significantly lower. I can set up and develop your campaigns, or provide all the online tools you need to manage your own. Please contact me for details.

Support & Aftercare »

Support & Aftercare

Having an agency make changes to your site can be challenging and expensive. I can maintain a website to the highest standards, with a quick turnaround and lower costs. Or, if you prefer to take care of things in-house, I can convert your site to use a content management system for as little as £299. Please get in touch for more details.

Steve's Blog »

From the Blog

Responsive Design

There are many different platforms for viewing web content, which, at first glance, would seem to be a front-end developer’s worst nightmare, but this increase in operating systems, devices, and web browsers has been accompanied by changes in the way we approach design, and changes in the way we build for the web. One of the most significant of these changes is the idea of ‘Responsive Design’… read more »