Our websites are customized to meet your business needs and integrate with existing branding.
We are a forward thinking Sacramento web design company that produces beautiful search optimized websites tailored to our clients individual business.
We specialize in the custom development of modern mobile integrated HTML5 and WordPress CMS brochure and portfolio websites for all industry types.
Whether your need is a new website or a redevelopment, web updates or social media development and integration, we have the expertise and experience to get the job done right, quickly, and at a price you can afford.
As one of Sacramento’s first web development companies we pride ourselves on our ability to assist clients with all facets of their online business. We take the time to stay current with the latest web development standards and practices, including search optimization and social engagement. Our focus has always been how to best provide for the needs of the small business which is why we keep our costs down and provide free resources and advice.
Whether you want a site with all the bells and whistles or one that is clean and simple, we’ll make your site visually beautiful, quick-loading, and easy to navigate, holding your viewer’s attention longer and tempting them to stop by often.
We understand the importance of keeping costs reasonable, which is why our development rate is about half of what other professional designers charge; moreover, we help our clients get their content web-ready, explain the options, and wherever possible we provide working samples of our ideas.
Web design options we often provided include dynamic slideshows, galleries and portfolios, toggle/accordion panels for FAQs, tabular systems (what this section is), scrolling client/affiliate logos, testimonials, video embedding, password restricted pages and content, blogs, and more.
For our CMS website clients we install a high quality firewall, virus scan, and high speed cache plugin; and if additional security is needed we install and configure it.
Our approach to design is based upon the realization that a site must visually engage your visitors; for this reason we utilize the psychology of spatial relationships and color theory to help ensure that the layout chosen for your business effectively targets your intended audience.
With every client website we evaluate existing media and marketing material to ensure that we understand how you present your company image, and where possible we ensure visual continuity by incorporating existent styling and colors into the new website layout.
For our web design clients we incorporate professional graphics of all types. Our graphic designs skills include collages, image repair and optimization, traditional and animated header design, banner ads, cover images, logos, business cards, brochures, fav icons, and much more.
We work hard to create a unified presence across all of your marketing efforts – web, print, blogs, and social media.
SEO (search engine optimization) is essential for any website to achieve and maintain a high ranking. SEO is achieved by a good keyword density relationship, engaging content, optimized page titles and descriptions, headings, navigation, accessibility tags, inbound links, social media engagement and shares, page speed, time on the web, and locality.
E. Curtis Designs has extensive experience with SEO and we include our general optimization service for all of our client websites to ensure that they are both easily found online and improve in the search listings over time. For our clients who are in highly competitive markets we provide additional (advanced) optimization and marketing assistance to help them achieve the best search engine ranking possible
For our advanced SEO and Marketing clients we use Google Analytics to track and evaluate visitor behavior to assist us in making targeted corrections. We also utilize Google’s Webmaster Tools, Bing’s Webmaster Tools, Google’s Keywords selection tool, XML sitemaps, and direct search engine assessments for comparison evaluations and resource acquisition.
Social media has becoming increasingly necessary, and while there are many popular options, we can help you devise a social media strategy that will be effective for your business and easy to maintain over time.
Our social media services include account set-up and settings configuration, custom cover images and logo inclusion, initial content sourcing (both text and images), integrating Facebook and Twitter into your website, adding social media icons to your website and blog pages, adding social “share this” links, etc.
We also create customized Facebook “Fan only” promotions by utilizing a Facebook IFrame widget, and assist you with a Facebook advertising campaign.
In addition to Social Media marketing and integration, we assist clients with blog creation and updates, and targeted e-mail campaigns through effective newsletters.