CMS https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms en Paul's Cancer Support Centre New WordPress Site https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/pauls-cancer-support-centre-new-wordpress-site <span>Paul's Cancer Support Centre New WordPress Site</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Pauls-Cancer-Support-Centre.png?itok=fNHJP48D" width="304" height="480" alt="Paul's Cancer Support Centre Website Design" title="Paul's Cancer Support Centre Website Design" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Fri, 10/26/2018 - 10:17</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Paul's Cancer support centre, help the treatment of cancer patients with complementary therapies and counselling. They provide these services both at their support centre and visiting the patients at home. Many of the services they give are provided by volunteers.</p> <p>Paul's Cancer Support Centre had an existing Drupal website which was difficult to navigate and did not coherently and effectively promote the services and the work that the centre did.</p> <p>Paul's Cancer wanted a new website that would be much easier for visitors to navigate and that would effectively promotes all their services. They also wanted it to be designed in WordPress so that it would be easier for them to maintain and update.</p> <p>An important part of the development was the initial design of the website where we liaised closely with Paul's Cancer to ensure that we got the design and structure that they were happy with.</p> <p>The the key points of this website project were:</p> <ul><li>Attractive and well structured design </li> <li>Easy to navigate four website visitors</li> <li>Key information about the centre available on the homepage</li> <li>Mobile friendly</li> <li>Easy to administer by staff</li> <li>Ability for visitors to sign up to newsletter and download past newsletters</li> <li>Clear layouts for different services provided</li> </ul><p>As well as building websites in WordPress, this sites was also built using the latest bootstrap framework to ensure it displayed well on mobiles, tablets, laptops as well as desktop computers.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="http://www.paulscancersupportcentre.org.uk/">View Website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">October 2018</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">Paul's Cancer</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/wordpress" hreflang="en">Wordpress</a></div> </div> </div> Fri, 26 Oct 2018 09:17:54 +0000 ben 79 at https://benmango.co.uk Website Design for Marchini Architecture https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/website-design-marchini-architecture <span>Website Design for Marchini Architecture</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Marchini-Architecture-website-design.png?itok=evqzGArP" width="480" height="301" alt="Website Design for Marchini Architecture" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Wed, 06/27/2018 - 14:29</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Marchini Architecture asked me to create a new website for them. I developed the website using the Drupal content management system. This was an interesting project as it needed to effectively display the many images they have for their architectural projects. The website, as well as being mobile friendly, was structured to improve its search engine performance, particularly relating to location. The main highlights of the project were:</p> <ul><li>Contemporary design</li> <li>Effective display of project photos</li> <li>Clear organisation of content</li> <li>Mobile optimisation</li> <li>Search engine optimisation</li> <li>Ability for client to manage all the content</li> </ul></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="https://www.marchini-architecture.com/">View website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">December 2017</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">Marchini Architecture</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/drupal" hreflang="en">Drupal</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> </div> </div> Wed, 27 Jun 2018 13:29:35 +0000 ben 74 at https://benmango.co.uk Ramsay Pharma https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/ramsay-pharma <span>Ramsay Pharma</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Ramsay-Pharma-website-design.png?itok=skURJ0or" width="480" height="466" alt="Ramsay Pharma Website Design" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Wed, 06/27/2018 - 14:14</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Ramsay Pharma are an international Pharmaceutical consultancy. They give advice to pharmaceutical manufacturers all over the world. Ramsay Pharma asked me to redesign their existing website to give it a modern style and clearly present the consultancy services they offered. </p> <p>I developed the website using Drupal 8 which allows the client to have full control over all of the content. This was a straight forward website to create providing information only. </p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="https://www.ramsaypharma.com">View website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">June 2017</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">Ramsay Pharma</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/drupal" hreflang="en">Drupal</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> </div> </div> Wed, 27 Jun 2018 13:14:16 +0000 ben 73 at https://benmango.co.uk CRASH Website User Experience Improvments https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/crash-website-user-experience-improvments <span>CRASH Website User Experience Improvments</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/crash-2017.png?itok=yQFoHFEK" width="480" height="345" alt="CRASH Website User Experience Improvments" title="CRASH Website User Experience Improvments" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Tue, 08/15/2017 - 10:32</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>CRASH, the charity that works for the homeless with the construction industry, asked me to make several updates to their site to improve the user experience. The changes were designed to make the site simpler and more intuitive to use. The changes included:</p> <ul><li>Adding dropdowns to the main menu</li> <li>Changing menu text to make menu items and page titles easier to follow and communicate the work that CRASH does</li> <li>Simplifying page layouts including removing unnecessary page elements</li> <li>Highlighting the core work that CRASH does</li> <li>Emphasising links on the website that CRASH want website visitors to follow </li> </ul><p>The overall result was a much more streamlined and user friendly site.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="http://www.crash.org.uk">View Website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">July 2017</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">CRASH</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/wordpress" hreflang="en">Wordpress</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/user-experience" hreflang="en">User Experience</a></div> </div> </div> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:32:57 +0000 ben 69 at https://benmango.co.uk MHRA Deficiencies Membership Website https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/mhra-deficiencies-membership-website <span>MHRA Deficiencies Membership Website</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/MHRA-Deficiencies-Website-Design.jpg?itok=-oJUQMUj" width="432" height="480" alt="MHRA Deficiencies Membership Website" title="MHRA Deficiencies Membership Website" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Tue, 07/25/2017 - 15:00</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>I was asked to create a E-commerce membership website for MHRA Deficiencies. This was a website which allowed members to have access to specific Pharmaceutical data. The key elements of the website project were:</p> <ul><li>Members area with access to pharmaceutical data</li> <li>Online payment for monthly subscription</li> <li>Custom structured pharmaceutical data</li> <li>Ability for members to filter and search for data in various ways</li> <li>Display of charts based on the data</li> <li>News area </li> <li>Ability for client to update all areas of the website</li> <li>Professional design</li> <li>Optimised for mobile and handheld devices</li> <li>Full regular automated backups</li> </ul><p>I created the website using the Drupal content management system. The most challenging part of the website was to get the recurring subscription for members to work seamlessly and reliably. As well as developing the website I set up all the hosting on a virtual server. </p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="https://mhradeficiencies.com/">View Website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">June 2017</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">Ramsay Pharma</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/drupal" hreflang="en">Drupal</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/e-commerce" hreflang="en">E-commerce</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/membership-website" hreflang="en">Membership Website</a></div> </div> </div> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 14:00:53 +0000 ben 68 at https://benmango.co.uk St Margaret Church New Website https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/st-margaret-church-new-website <span>St Margaret Church New Website</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/St_Margaret_website_design.jpg?itok=W6qCnJIo" width="478" height="480" alt="St Margaret Church New Website" title="St Margaret Church New Website" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Tue, 07/25/2017 - 14:20</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>St Margaret Church in Carshalton approached me to create a website for them. They wanted me to also set up the hosting and do the search engine optimisation for the website. They needed a website that would:</p> <ul><li>Give general information about the church and the mass times</li> <li>Allow parishioners to download the weekly newsletter and the monthly rota</li> <li>Allow Father Patrick to upload his weekly homilies and reflections</li> <li>Have a diary for their events</li> <li>Have several image galleries</li> <li>Display well on mobiles</li> <li>Be an attractive website for parishioners to visit and to let them access the information they need easily</li> </ul><p>I developed the website using Drupal 8. This was one of my first Drupal 8 projects. I thought it would be a good project to start with as the site was quite a straight forward one. </p> <p>I optimised the website for mobiles and tablets and spent additional time optimising the site for search engines. </p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="http://stmargaretcarshaltonb.uk/">View Website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">May 2017</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">St Margaret Church</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/drupal" hreflang="en">Drupal</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/church" hreflang="en">Church</a></div> </div> </div> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:20:15 +0000 ben 67 at https://benmango.co.uk Website Design Project for Architectural Firm https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/website-design-project-architectural-firm <span>Website Design Project for Architectural Firm</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/pace.jpg?itok=kxQw7GO3" width="373" height="320" alt="Website Design Project for Architectural Firm" title="Website Design Project for Architectural Firm" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Fri, 07/14/2017 - 13:57</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>this was a website design project for an architectural firm based in Kuwait. I was contracted by a English branding agency to do the website development for the project.</p> <p>The website is a showcase for an architectural firm, showing the projects they had worked on. This was a technically demanding project. The design was very precise and needed to be responsive in according to the size of the monitor it was being viewed on. The website was also built to be viewed both on desktop PCs and handheld devices including mobiles and tablets.</p> <p>The key elements of the design were:</p> <ul><li>Responsive design</li> <li>Separate designs fo mobiles, tablets and desktops</li> <li>Intensive use of images for showcasing</li> <li>Substantial use of Jquery for manipulating images</li> <li>An interactive world map highlighting regions worked in</li> <li>Based on the WordPress CMS to allow easy updating of the site</li> </ul><p>I continue to develop and maintain the website for the client.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="http://www.pace-kuwait.com/">View Website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">August 2014</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">PACE</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/wordpress" hreflang="en">Wordpress</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> </div> </div> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:57:48 +0000 ben 51 at https://benmango.co.uk Ehlers Danlos UK Website Design https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/ehlers-danlos-uk-website-design <span>Ehlers Danlos UK Website Design</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/ehlers-danlos.jpg?itok=yp23y5zS" width="346" height="320" alt="Ehlers Danlos UK Website Design" title="Ehlers Danlos UK Website Design" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Fri, 07/14/2017 - 13:55</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>This was a website design project for Ehlers-Danlos. Ehlers-Danlos are a UK charity raising money, awareness and providing information and support to people with the Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. </p> <p>They were half way through a website re-development project when they asked me to take it over. Most of the design had been done, but there was still alot of development left to do as well as more design updates. </p> <p>Ehlers-Danlos have a large website, with many pages and services including:</p> <ul><li>General information pages</li> <li>News</li> <li>Events</li> <li>An online membership service.</li> <li>Online shop (E-commerce)</li> <li>Messageboard with over 1000 members</li> </ul><p>Their website uses the Joomla content management system, although their messageboard uses phpBB. </p> <p>This was a fairly large project with specific customisation of Joomla required for their online membership section, and their shop also needed a lot of development. </p> <p>They have now successfully launched their new website and I continue to provide them with regular support and development as needed.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="http://www.ehlers-danlos.org/">View Website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">September 2013</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">Ehlers Danlos UK</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/joomla" hreflang="en">Joomla</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/membership-website" hreflang="en">Membership Website</a></div> </div> </div> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:55:45 +0000 ben 50 at https://benmango.co.uk Lewisham Strategic Partnership https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/lewisham-strategic-partnership <span>Lewisham Strategic Partnership</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/LSP.jpg?itok=Hzbg-R1C" width="411" height="320" alt="Lewisham Strategic Partnership Website Design" title="Lewisham Strategic Partnership Website Design" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Fri, 07/14/2017 - 13:54</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>This was a website design project I worked on for Lewisham Strategic Partnership (LSP). They had quite an old website, and they wanted to design a new one with extra functions and a contemporary design. They wanted the new website to give them the ability to manage their own content. I created a straightforward and intuitive to use bespoke content management system for them so they could add meetings, events, news items, as well as key documents.</p> <p>The website also displays various RSS feeds from other key local websites to provide a central place for providing local information.</p> <p>Lewisham Strategic Partnership are part of Lewisham council and aim to help make different public bodies and services within Lewisham work together. With this goal seven difference partnerships have been set up which cover different aspects of life within the borough. These partnerships have regular meetings and disseminate information.  The website gives information on the partnerships and their meetings as well as giving other local community information.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="http://www.lewishamstrategicpartnership.org.uk/">View Website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">January 2009</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">Lewisham Strategic Partnership</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> </div> </div> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:54:06 +0000 ben 49 at https://benmango.co.uk DeafPlus Website https://benmango.co.uk/website-design/deafplus-website <span>DeafPlus Website</span> <div class="field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img src="https://benmango.co.uk/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/deafplus.jpg?itok=lllsuwbX" width="420" height="318" alt="DeafPlus Website" title="DeafPlus Website" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /></div> <span><span lang="" about="https://benmango.co.uk/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="" xml:lang="">ben</span></span> <span>Fri, 07/14/2017 - 13:53</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>DeafPlus asked me to upgrade their existing website.  They wanted to implement a new design and add various functionality and features to the website. Their website was built using the open source Joomla content management system.</p> <p>I carried out various tasks for them including:</p> <ul><li>Implementing a new website design that had been drawn up for them by a design agency.</li> <li>Upgrading their Joomla version to the latest version.</li> <li>Adding on new features to the website including a forum and scrolling news.</li> </ul><p>Overall the work was quite extensive and provided them with a modern up-to-date website.</p></div> <div class="field field--name-field-website field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="http://www.deafplus.org/">View Website</a></div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-datetime field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item">October 2009</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-client field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Client</div> <div class="field--item">DeafPlus</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/joomla" hreflang="en">Joomla</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="https://benmango.co.uk/tags/cms" hreflang="en">CMS</a></div> </div> </div> Fri, 14 Jul 2017 12:53:10 +0000 ben 48 at https://benmango.co.uk