John Conroy

"You have done a wonderful job; the website is terrific. I feel that my art is in safe hands."

Simple, Scalable Web Site Design

what can you expect? user-friendly website design, clever and affordable web development on budget and in time

Hi, my name is Paul Atkinson and I am a young web developer with a keen interest in small business needs, scalable online solutions and in the web as an interactive tool for communication and marketing.

I truly believe that a website should serve you well - and that a website should never be sold in a box or as a fixed off-the-shelf product. Development, idea generation, original looks and comprehensive support are all integral to the process of creating and maintaining a site and each element of the process should be tailored to your business needs. These ideas dominate the way I approach all of my web development projects.

I am excited by every new project I take on and I look forward to helping invigorate your web presence from the germ of an idea, to the marketing and ongoing development of a service.

With a range of ongoing clients, many who have the backbone of their business dependent on an international online presence, I appreciate the importance and capacity of the internet and how it best can serve you.

If you have any questions at all, make sure you ask me!

What's on offer?

web development services

  • I can handle every facet of your web project, from design, through development, to go-live.
  • All of the sites I build allow you to edit the important parts of your website via a secure web administration panel. You can access and edit from anywhere. (?)
  • Administrative tools are developed to your specifications. Whatever your application needs to accomplish, I can help make it happen.
  • Don't just design an online brochure, make your website a key player in your business with interactive features and systems. (?)
  • Have your site communicate/integrate with other Web 2.0 services. (?)
  • Make your site make a profit with an online store and on-demand credit card payment.
  • I am familiar with the technology that make great looking, interactive and modern websites. (?)
  • Don't need a design overhaul? I can help make the most of your existing site to meet your changing needs. (?)

graphic and print design

  • Original graphic design for your site. I design websites from scratch, which means your look and feel will be completely unique to your business.
  • Just getting started? I can help you design the 'look' of your business and help you develop a solid brand that suits you.
  • Print design: including business cards, posters, brochures and more. (?)
  • Make your websites and applications appealing and easy to use with original icon design.

search engine opimisation (SEO), google placement consultation and reporting

  • Utilise Search Engine Optimisation to make the most of your website. Find out what you need to do to get found and to convert visits into sales.
  • Comprehensive search engine keyword research so that you can discover what people are searching for and target their needs.
  • I can help to write your content to maximise your search engine ranking with some simple SEO copywriting.
  • Traffic and statistics reporting (?)
  • Don't just research once, I can help to track your performance and enhance your web-strategies on a regular basis. (?)

hassle-free hosting

  • No fuss, no limits hosting, set up and ready for your existing site.
  • Register and maintain your domain name and SSL certificate
  • Email hosting and setup
  • Friendly support
  • Pay for it all in one simple annual invoice

servers, hosting, technical website management

  • Set up and configure any website on a suitable server and get your site ready for go-live.
  • Ongoing server and database management (?)
  • Move your site anywhere you require, manage the move quickly and with minimal/no down-time. (?)
  • I can register, manage and find the best price for your .com, .co.nz or any domain name you require.
  • Don't have time to manage your site yourself, or not confidant on the web? I will upload your content. (?)
  • InfusionSoft configuration, maintenance and API integration. (?)

contact

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technobabble

Paul has a strong base of web-specific skills that range from the latest best-practice HTML and CSS markup to a solid knowledge of Ruby and Ruby on Rails, PHP, MySQL, Unix/Linux shell and server configuration.

Beyond development, Paul’s skills include copywriting, graphic and print design, search engine optimisation and even small-scale project and event management.

feedback

"Paul is just amazing. He built both my websites... on time and on budget. Nothing has ever been too much trouble. If I ever want to build more sites he will be my man."
Ann Andrews, MD, The Corporate Tool-Box

"Paul is a rare combination - a web designer who understands marketing... He knows that a website has to make money. His designs look good and they work."
Andrew Haddleton, GIG Marketing

"Paul is fast, thorough, creative, timely and fairly priced. What more could an employer want! And time after time he amazes us with his speed of output."
Robyn Pearce, Getting A Grip

"Thank you so much Paul for all your help and your patience. I really love the new website. You are a very talented young man."
Suzanne Wiggins, New Zealand Artist

"Consistently impressed with the work of @paulatkinson. He is the mastermind behind my website, and does a fine job of making me look good."
Briggon Snow

location

Paul is based in Auckland, New Zealand, but works with clients who maintain offices and personnel across the country and offer worldwide services.