Website Design Examples
By Shift One Digital
Website Examples: Inspiring Designs That Set the Standard of WordPress Website Design & Development
Discover the Power of Effective Website Design
In today's digital world, a well-designed website is crucial for businesses to thrive and establish a strong online presence. It serves as a virtual storefront, a platform for communication, and a reflection of your brand's identity. To inspire you and showcase the possibilities, we have curated a collection of exceptional website examples that demonstrate the power of effective design.
Every business needs a strong online presence. Your website is your company’s fingerprint that differentiates you from your competitors. Whatever size website your business needs, our web developers will design a website that works for you, even while you’re sleeping.
UX, COPY, WEBSITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT: ENGINEERING
Kantey & Templar, an established engineering firm based in South Africa, had an outdated website, due to the fact that no website consultancy had been able to work out how to present their complex set of solutions, industries, and services, in a way that clearly articulated what they did, and in a way that would appeal to their many different stakeholders.
We met with their Exco and senior management team for a series of workshops, where we created a clear information architecture and messaging strategy that they were happy with.
Visit K&T to view the website.
WEBSITE RE-DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT: SAAS
We inherited the Phinity Risk Services website from another service provider, and over time, we introduced improvements to the home page and menu navigation to support an improved UX leading to sales.
Visit PRS to view this website.
COPY, ANIMATIONS, VIDEO, BRAND, CI, UX WEBSITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT: SAAS
SEDGE.ai came to us with a brand new SaaS product: An AI, ML BI data analytics service, that they needed to be launched from the ground up.
We brainstormed the company name, came up with the CI, workshopped the messaging, architecture and approach, and wrote all the SEO copy while designing a website that is UX friendly.
Visit SEDGE now.
VIDEO, COPY, UX, WEBSITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT: TELECOMS
Huge Group is a well-known player in the telecoms industry in Africa. When they needed a new website, they called us to workshop their information architecture, which we structured in a way that put the client first and foremost in the UX of the website.
Check out their epic website here.
WEBSITE DESIGN, DEVELOPMENT, PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEOGRAPHY: LEGAL
Conradie Inc are a phenomenal legal company based in Worcester, Western Cape, with a unique approach to doing business. Their website involved many workshops to ensure we could articulate their unique approach to legal work.
Visit Conradie Inc to see what we did.
COPY, DESIGN, UX, WEBSITE DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT
The Yooma group of technology solutions is a brand new SaaS offering, solving HR management problems, life insurance admin problems, payroll and more.
We strategized their brand, and website look and feel and created the logos and CI.
WEBSITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT
Lithon is a top engineering company that approached us to develop a world-class website, that would showcase their knowledge, expertise, and work they have done around the world.
Check out the Lithon website here.
WEBSITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT: MEDICAL
Dr Dieter Nel from Dental Studio's Western Cape has been in business for 30+ years and is known as the Smile Doctor locally. He needed a modern new website for his modern new practice, which we delivered.
BRAND, LOGO AND CORPORATE IDENTITY, WEBSITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT: CARGO
Ultimate Carriers asked us to design a world-class website that matched their world-class cargo services.
Not only did we do that, but we encouraged them to rebrand from S-Cargo to Ultimate Carriers, developing their logo too and new corporate identity.
WEBSITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT: CSI
Lili Niemann loves giving back; as an established entrepreneur, her dream is to empower young minds through education. The Rara Avis Foundation is Lili's way of supporting young people who can't afford to study.
UX, INFORMATION ARCHITECTURE, COPY, DESIGN, ECOMMERCE WEBSITE DESIGN & DEVELOPMENT: EDUCATION
The Northlink College executives approached us to develop a new groundbreaking website for them. In the highly competitive arena of adult education, they needed a website that was easy for students to navigate, and that showcased their deep and varied course options.
The navigation and menu layout, UX and information architecture took the longest time to work out, but once completed, it is a best-practice guide in adult education websites.
VR, 3D WEBSITE DESIGN, VIDEOGRAPHY, ANIMATION & DEVELOPMENT: AGRICULTURE & CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT
The Africa Showroom is a virtual dealership, showcasing the best of the client's range of equipment and merchandise, all using the power of virtual reality, 3D technology, and website design and development. in order to showcase their new products. Take a tour through their virtual 3D store, and enjoy some of the interactive games. This website design was a feat of engineering in itself, completed in only six weeks and combining virtual reality, 3D scans, and 3D modeling to create this virtual reality showroom for the giant brand. Pick up a pair of Google Cardboard viewers to enjoy this site as it's meant to be viewed.
LOGO DESIGN, CI, UX, WEBSITE DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT: PRINTING
The Paarl Labels website showcases its products beautifully. We redesigned their logo and corporate identity and designed a world-class website to showcase their innovative products and services.
ECOMMERCE, DESIGN, UX, LMS, WEBSITE DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT: EDUCATION
e-Cube is an online learning portal and LMS containing thousands of courses for learners of all ages.
We assisted with design in the LMS, and integration of the LMS and other web APIs.
WEBSITE DESIGN, COPY, WEBSITE DEVELOPMENT, WEBSITE STRATEGY, SEO: MEDICAL
HIPP Orthodontics is a leading orthodontics practice in Cape Town, that wanted a vibrant design to match their new interior decor, and their positive, upbeat culture.
ECOMMERCE, DESIGN, UK, WEBSITE DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT: EDUCATION
The e-Square group of educational companies is a broad and diverse offering, targeting kindergarten through to matric, post-matric and weekend schooling. The website was inherited, but over time, we made significant improvements to the menu, the home page, and the landing pages for each course.
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These website examples represent a diverse range of industries and design approaches. They have been selected for their ability to inspire, engage, and leave a lasting impression on visitors. While each website is unique, they all share common traits that contribute to their success.
Things to Look for in a Website Design Agency
When embarking on a website design project, partnering with the right design agency is crucial. Here are some essential factors to consider when choosing a website design agency:
1. Portfolio of Work:
Review the agency's portfolio of work to assess the quality and diversity of their past projects. Look for websites that align with your industry and design preferences. A strong portfolio showcases the agency's creative skills and their ability to deliver visually appealing and effective designs.
2. Design Expertise:
Evaluate the agency's graphic design expertise by examining the visual aesthetics, user experience, and attention to detail in their portfolio. Ensure that their design approach aligns with your brand's identity and goals. A design agency with a solid understanding of your industry can create a website that resonates with your target audience.
3. Client Testimonials and Reviews:
Check for client testimonials and reviews to gain insights into the agency's reputation, reliability, and level of customer satisfaction. Positive feedback from past clients indicates their trust and confidence in the agency's services.
4. Collaborative Approach:
Seek an agency that values collaboration and involves you in the design process. A good design agency will take the time to understand your business, target audience, and goals. They should listen to your ideas, provide expert guidance, and work closely with you to bring your vision to life.
5. Responsive and User-Friendly Designs:
Look for an agency that specializes in creating responsive and user-friendly designs. A website should adapt seamlessly to different devices and provide an intuitive user experience. Ensure that the agency prioritizes usability, accessibility, and mobile optimization in their design process.
6. Understanding of SEO and Digital Marketing:
A comprehensive website design agency understands the importance of search engine optimization (SEO) and digital marketing. They should design websites with SEO best practices in mind, including proper site structure, optimized content, and fast loading times. This ensures that your website has a strong foundation for online visibility and performance.
7. Clear Communication and Timely Delivery:
Effective communication is essential for a successful website design project. Choose an agency that communicates clearly, provides regular updates, and meets project deadlines. Transparency and open lines of communication foster a collaborative and efficient working relationship.
By considering these factors and selecting a reputable website design agency, you can ensure a smooth and successful website design journey that results in a visually stunning and high-performing website.
Elevate Your Online Presence with Effective Website Design
Ready to take your online presence to the next level? Contact Shift ONE digital today to discuss your website design needs. Our talented team of designers will create a visually captivating and user-friendly website that represents your brand's unique identity and captivates your target audience.