New website design for Marcus Lavin

Marcus Lavin – Independent candidate for Wellingborough & Rushden campaigns to improve our society and needs support to prove the demand for his television show to enable effective policies to be delivered. The brief for this web site design was to create a concept which reflects his values, summarises what Marcus campaigns for and to Continue Reading »


New website design for K & T Footwear

K. & T. Footwear are established suppliers of Agricultural and Equestrian footwear since 1962, based in the heart of the footwear industry in Northants. They are stockists of leading footwear brands R.E.Trickers of Northampton and Loake shoes of Kettering. K. & T. Footwear approached TJ Design UK for a web site design with an agricultural Continue Reading »


Five web design pitfalls to avoid

The goal of any design is to effectively communicate a message. Typically this means promoting a brand or selling a product. 1. Less is more. Every element added to a design increases cognitive dissonance, meaning that it makes the site’s message more difficult for the customer to find. It will take some constraint, but I Continue Reading »


Create successful email newsletters

Use only plain HTML, try to avoid Javascript, flash and DHTML. If you require CSS, place the style outside of the <head> tags. Create full “absolute” links to any images you wish to include. Avoid using words and phrases such as, “Click here”, “Free”, “No obligation” and “Trial”, as these will increase the spam rating Continue Reading »


New website re-design for Eclipse Marquee Hire

Eclipse Marquee Hire have just launched their new website re-designed by TJ Design UK Eclipse Marquee Hire based in Rushden, Northampton provides wedding marquee hire, private marquee hire, marquee hire for corporate events, marquee furniture hire & marquee hire for summer balls and private functions. Eclipse Marquee Hire approached TJ Design UK for a Logo Continue Reading »


Pet Portraits & More now on the first page of Google!

Pet Portraits & More based in Northampton approached TJ Design UK for Search Engine Optimisation services to their existing web site.  This resulted in being listed on page one in Google for their chosen keywords. A site map was added, amendments were carried out to the navigational menu and alt tags added to all images. Continue Reading »


New logo design created for Eclipse Marquee Hire

TJ Design UK were commissioned to create the branding for Eclipse Marquee Hire. The brief was to update their existing logo design for this expanding local company, update their stationery design and strengthen their online presence. This resulted in a simple modern concept which went through a variety of design changes including font and colour Continue Reading »


Unique web design: your first and last online impression

Web design is the most vital part on an online marketing plan. It has become increasingly necessary to provide your own website if you own a business. Today you’ve probably observed that every business card is printed with the log-in to a company’s business website. So if your business is primarily run from home, all Continue Reading »


Factors which determine your search engine position

Factors which determine your Search Engine Position in order of importance… Keyword use in document title The document title is the text within the <title>…</title> tags in the HTML code of your web page. Example: <title>Your web page title</title>.  Use the search term within the document title. Increase Global link popularity of web site The Continue Reading »


£99 discount deals on letterheads, showcards, leaflets & more in April!

Save even more on our everyday low prices by taking advantage of these amazing offers. Choose from the list below to see what’s reduced. But hurry – these offers are for a limited time only! Offers on Booklets 1/3rd A4 – Portrait only Wide Booklets: 170gsm Silk Booklets – Wide: 170gsm silk From £545 for Continue Reading »


Using SEO with Actinic eCommerce

The main key to the search engines is relevant content containing keywords. Here are a few things to do for the search engines when using Actinic eCommerce software… Add your eCommerce web site to free directories (there is a comprehensive list available here) or type in “free web directories” and add your site to the Continue Reading »


Logo design and branding – points to remember

A good logo design is highly instrumental in establishing a business brand and creating a long lasting impression among its customers. It should be able to create a powerful impact on the viewers and successfully exude the nature and attitude of a business. Ideally, a company logo design should be able to communicate your company Continue Reading »


Actinic V10 E-commerce software has launched

Actinic have finally released the latest version of their award winning ecommerce software – Actinic Version 10. After more that 2 years of development the latest version of Actinic has hit the shelves in time for retailers to gear up their websites and take them into the summer selling season with many new, rich ecommerce Continue Reading »