It’s All in the Copy – Why Get Professional Copy for Your Site

By Matthew Ryan - Director

Those who want to have a professional looking website probably know that they need to have a professional designer. They need the site to look great and they need it to function properly, and they are willing to pay a developer to create that site for them. However, they don’t always give enough thought to… Read more »

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Why Hire a Professional Web Team?

By Matthew Ryan - Director

With all of the various tools on the market today, it seems as though you could probably build your own website and get it up and running on your own. While this might be the case for a personal website or a blog, when you start getting into the area of professional sites and business… Read more »

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Website

By Matthew Ryan - Director

All websites demand an appropriate amount of attention and commitment from their owners or managers. This is because almost all websites serve a distinct purpose that can only be met by persistent effort, updating, and assessment. To begin any discussion on the best way to get the most out of a website requires a simple… Read more »

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Why uptime is vital

By Matthew Ryan - Director

One of the best things about a website, is that is is accessible 24/7. This allows people to browse, shop, read & interact in their own time. This is why it is absolutely vital for the website to stay online, especially though periods of heavy traffic.

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What does the new iPad mean for your website?

By Matthew Ryan - Director

With the release of the new iPad being reported as one of the strongest releases yet with over 3 Million iPads sold since March 16th, the questions comes to mind…..what does this mean for my website? Basically, the new iPad contains a retina display which first debuted in the iPhone 4 back in 2010, which doubled… Read more »

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How much for a website?

By Matthew Ryan - Director

This is a question we get asked by many people – friends, family and potential clients. I want to take some time out to explain our process. It’s important to carefully plan projects to ensure you’re not hit with surprises. So….How Much? Website cost varies depending on several factors, including: The web developer’s level of… Read more »

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Tips Web Design - 25/01/12

Choosing a Good Web Designer

By Matthew Ryan - Director

How much effort should a website owner put into the search for a website designer? A lot! Let’s consider a few significant reasons why this should be necessary. First of all, every single designer has their own esthetics. This means that they have an idea about how your site should look, but if it is… Read more »

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Why Amazing Ecommerce Photography is a Must

By Matthew Ryan - Director

When you are designing your website you start with a lot of different components and “must haves”. For example, most people stop to think about the various pages that they absolutely must have. They also consider the SEO (search engine optimization) that they will incorporate throughout the site. Many think about the “extras” such as… Read more »

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Its 2012, Time to Make your Website Work

By Matthew Ryan - Director

On behalf of the team here at Rival, I would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year! Lets Makes 2012 a great year! With the start of the new year, its a good time to think about your website and if it is working to its full potential. At Rival we have has a… Read more »

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