Web Site Design and Development: TIUCL are specialists in the design and development of web sites from a friendly single page to an enterprise critical, ecommerce application with secure access, content management and workflow systems.
TIUCL produce brand new websites as well as maintain, upgrade or convert existing sites. We can also usually fix broken sites or even have your site translated. We understand clients have a budget and tailor solutions to fit.
We are passionate about what we do, so we ensure the design and production of your solution adheres closely to accepted best practices. This includes W3C coding standards and local legislation where appropriate. All sites are built to be Search Engine friendly. We can work with both Agile or more traditional methodologies, whichever the client feels more comfortable with. If you'd like to discuss a project or an internet related problem, please get in touch, we'd be delighted to hear from you.
Some of the technologies we use:-
|Unless a client has a pressing need not to, all new sites are built in HTML5. We will always advise on the appropriate web technology for your particular set of circumstances. Including audience and budget.|
|ASP.NET is Microsoft's powerful programming framework used to enable rapid development of web applications.|
|Umbraco is an incredibly easy to use, and extensible Content Management System based on Microsoft's .NET framework. In use, this popular solution requires minimal training and currently powers over 450,000 websites.
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|Merchello is our preferred integrated ecommerce solution for Umbraco sites.|
|PHP (PHP:Hypertext Preprocessor) is a powerful Open Source HTML-embedded scripting language used to connect sites to databases, Content Management Systems and much more.|
|WordPress is TIUCL's preferred Open Source Content Management System for sites built using PHP.|
|OpenCart is an Open Source PHP E-Commerce MVC framework used to create multi-lingual and multi-currency online shopping experiences at an affordable price.|
Training: With a modern CMS, training requirements are usually minimal. However, should you wish, we can train your staff to maintain your site. This could be CMS usage or basic coding changes if a CMS isn't used.
Consultancy: Our service can advise on integrating your new or existing web site with current or planned IT infrastructure.
Graphics: We have the tools and skills to design and produce clean, crisp and up-to-date artwork and photography for both web and print to very high standards. The presence of strong design skills within the team ensures the up-to-date look of the design proposals and makes sure it functions perfectly with the technical requirements of the site. We can also optimise your print artwork for use on your web site.
Domain Name Registration: TIUCL can register, renew and manage your domain names on your behalf at competitive rates.
Web Hosting: TIUCL can host your site with or without email support on an annual charging model. You can allow TIUCL to manage your site or take control yourself.