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8 tips to make your website more professional

A well-designed website will be functional, eye-catching and capture the ethos of your business. However, it also needs to convey a sense of professionalism, credibility and authority, because visitors need to feel that they can a trust a brand, especially one they’ve found online.

How to improve your website’s credibility through web design

There are a huge number of things you can do to boost the professional image of your website, but here are a few useful tips to get you started:

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How to choose the most effective domain name

For all businesses launching a new website, the first step can be the most crucial – choosing a domain name. Of course, you are restricted by two elements when selecting a domain name for your new website. The first roadblock is availability, as your dream domain may have been snapped up by someone else, whilst the second is cost – can you afford the domain you had in mind?Here are some things to consider for an effective, dynamic domain name that works for your business…

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If you need a new web design, Bath’s Eco Green Hosting can be good for you and the planet too!

It can be very tempting when business is busy to forget about your website. After all, it seems to be doing its job and clients are still doing business with you. However the way the Internet works today is likely to be very different to when you had your first website design. Bath – based Eco Green Hosting do a lot more than their name suggests, though if you are keen on operating in a carbon-neutral footprint, then stick around. Your website design, Bath’s Eco Green Hosting recommend, should be upgraded and remodelled every three to four years in order to maximise its efficiency and to ensure it is as user-friendly as possible. Certainly with a new web design Bath’s Eco Green Hosting can still retain trademark elements of the original site so as not to scare away existing customers, but a new site tells everyone you are a business that is continually looking to upgrade itself.

Of course it isn’t just website design Bath’s Eco Green Hosting are well known for. Their business originally started out offering green hosting by reducing the operating temperature of the servers they used. By reducing operating temperatures of servers, they were consequently able to reduce the energy needed to cool them. Few people realise that more power is used to cool servers down than they consume when operating. The aim of Eco Green Hosting has been to have a totally neutral carbon footprint, and that includes the hosting work they do for any new clients. When you sign up with Eco Green Hosting you are likely to be responsible for the planting of new trees on our precious planet. So if the thought of going green appeals and green hosting is something you’d like to learn more about, get in contact with Eco Green Hosting today.

For website design, Bath’s Eco Green Hosting have a novel approach

More and more businesses today like to include green or Eco-credibility to show they care about the world and the environment. They are perhaps ahead of the game when they accept that the Internet may be paperless, but the energy used by servers does immense harm to the planet. At Eco Green Hosting we try to combine a green approach to all we do from our web design Bath offices.

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5 ways we’re greener than other web hosting services

If you care about the environment and your impact upon it, you will want to choose the greenest options available, even for a service such as web hosting. Did you know, for example, that the average hosting server produces up to 15 tonnes of CO²?

Believe it or not, web hosting can be green – in fact, any service or business can be. It’s all about the ethos and the principles of the company, like the commitment to sustainability at Eco Green Hosting.

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Web design mistakes – is your website letting your business down?

Designing a website can be a complicated and time-consuming process, which is why so many businesses use professional web design services to get rid of all those irritating glitches and snags.

If you haven’t used the services of an expert, like one of the team at Eco Green Hosting, check our list of the most common web design mistakes below. If you have made an obvious blunder, it could let your business down and potentially drive customers away.

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Green Hosting – Prevention is Better Than Cure

Yes, Eco Green Hosting is a genuine business, and it is a business with a passion for what it stands for and what it achieves. The ethos behind the company is to operate a business that does no harm to the planet, within a field which does. Being carbon-neutral is like a hip phrase in today’s ecologically-conscious business world, but how many companies actually achieve it? How many IT companies actually know that it is still possible to operate in an eco-friendly and carbon-neutral manner when it comes to balancing out emissions?

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5 signs it’s time to switch your hosting company

The start of a new year is the perfect time to take a fresh look at your website, to see what can be improved for the months ahead. If you suspect your web hosting service may not be quite up to scratch, it might be the ideal time to make a change. Here are 5 signs to look out for:

  1. You experience more than 1% downtime. It might not look like much on paper, but this level of downtime is unacceptable. Some level of down time is inevitable in the digital world, but the majority of things that can cause it – such as maintenance and necessary upgrades – should be planned and scheduled well in advance. If downtime is taking you by surprise, it’s time to make a change.

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