If you are trading Internationally, looking to have a website developed or your business marketed online, 50% match funding is available for our services as part of the Digital Supply Partners Programme.
CIM / UKTI Accredited International Digital Marketing Supplier
Crescent Digital Ltd are formerly accredited and recognised by UK Trade & Investment and the Digital Marketplace, supporting business growth through selling online.
- This programme Is In partnership with Peninsula Enterprise & UK Trade & Investment
- The Digital Supply Partners programme is designed and delivered by the CIM (Chartered Institute of Marketing)
- The Digital Marketplace is part of the City Deal programme delivered by Peninsula Enterprise
Applying is simple. Eligibilty criteria is for businesses based in Devon, Cornwall & Somerset. Please contact us to find out more.
WordPress is a great platform for building websites and we’ve had some great results SEO’ing WordPress installations. However, straight out of the box, its not perfect, but can be improved.
Page Load Times
Search engines such as Google put much emphasis on usability and if visitors are bouncing back out of your site after being frustrated waiting for pages or images to load, that sends a really bad signal to them, meaning your site will likely get pushed down the results.
Run your site through Pingdom’s free website speed tester: http://tools.pingdom.com/fpt/
I’ve seen some really slow sites, but typical WordPress sites on cheap, shared web hosting with (too many) plugins, tend to have load times IRO of 3-4 seconds (too slow). You want less than 2 seconds minimum with a target of below 1 second, and this is what you need to consider:
You cannot underestimate the importance of video and images in your content marketing strategy as the below infographic shows:
Remarketing is a great way of reaching to visitors who may have abandoned their cart or left your site by targeting them with highly focussed ads. (Its also a great way of making small companies & start-ups seem bigger than they actually by remarketing to clients as they visit other sites)
Local Search and Dominating Your Niche
Crescent Digital treat our clients in a way that we hope they will love and go on to become our fans and ambassadors and we continue to grow due to referrals and recommendations from professional clients.
Late last night we received an email from a client of ours in Plymouth regarding a website (including SEO) we had built for them back in Feb 2014:
Cheers pal. Getting really good response from the site now, clients are flooding in!
Sent from my iPhone