About Mark Walker-Ford

Mark is the Founder and Managing Director of Red Website Design, a low cost web design and internet marketing company based in the UK.

September, 2014

3 Types of Content You Must Create in Order to Prosper Online

By |Content marketing|

In case you’re new to internet marketing, or you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past few years, there’s one thing you need to keep in mind when devising your marketing strategy – Google loves new, original and engaging content! If creating content isn’t part of your internet marketing strategy yet take a look at this infographic from QuickSprout which gives you the 3 types of content you should be creating in order to build your online presence. […]

5 Essential Steps to Improve the User Experience of Your Website

By |Web design|

According to statistics 68% of website visitors leave a site due to a poorly designed user experience (UX). Are you losing 68% of your visitors? Imagine the effects on your business if they stayed on your site and became customers. If you’d like to improve the user experience of your website take a look at the infographic below from Homestead which gives you 5 essentials of UX design. […]

What Google Looks at When Deciding Where to Rank Your Website

By |SEO|

This is probably the question we get asked the most here at RWD but unfortunately there isn’t a simple answer. There are a reported 200+ ranking factors that Google takes into consideration but we’re pretty sure most of you don’t have the time to read up on and perfect all of those? This handy infographic from Ben Norman highlights some of the most common factors which are probably the easiest for you to manage and improve. […]

6 Dos & Don’ts for Using Humour on Social Media

By |Social media|

Everybody loves a company with a good sense of humour. However, using humour on social media can be a tricky strategy as you’re relying on others to understand what you are saying – and that isn’t always the case. For some guidelines on when and when not to use it take a look at this infographic from Beta Twenty One which gives you 6 Do’s and Don’ts for using humour on social media. […]

Colour Coordination: How to Avoid Using the Wrong Colour Scheme on Your Website

By |Web design|

One of the biggest issues our customers face when we create a new website for them is deciding which colours they should use. It isn’t always easy knowing which colours go well together. The consequences of a colour scheme that clashes could be fatal, you could lose your website visitors before they read the first sentence, but get it right and you could be quids in! Take a look at this infographic from KISSmetrics which explains how to match colours effectively and ensure website success. […]