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Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Welcome 2024 with Blue Gekko Web Design! Embracing a Year of Creativity As the calendar flips to a brand new year, Blue Gekko Web Design is filled with excitement and anticipation for what lies ahead. We are thrilled to embark on this journey with you, our valued...

It’s a Merry Christmas at Blue Gekko

It’s a Merry Christmas at Blue Gekko

I've been a happy Elegant Themes customer for over a decade, so I was more than happy to share the details of their Black Friday sale. Each share entered you into a prize giveaway competition. I never gave the competition prizes much thought.But you can imagine how...

Why I Use Divi for Designing Clients’ Websites

Why I Use Divi for Designing Clients’ Websites

When it comes to designing websites for clients, choosing the right tools and platforms is crucial. As a web designer, I have tried and tested various website builders and themes over the years, but one tool that has consistently stood out for me is Divi. In this blog...

Why I Choose WordPress for My Clients’ Websites

Why I Choose WordPress for My Clients’ Websites

When it comes to building websites for my clients, there are several platforms to choose from. However, one platform that consistently stands out for its versatility, ease of use, and robust features is WordPress. With over 40% of the web powered by WordPress, it is...

Who are you going to choose to design your website?

Who are you going to choose to design your website?

Your website is your online storefront, and first impressions matter. If your website is outdated, confusing, or difficult to navigate, potential customers will click away before they even have a chance to learn about your product or service. That's why it's important...

Blue Gekko Portfolio

Blue Gekko Portfolio

Blue Gekko's Web Design Portfolio Diverse Range of Designs One of the standout features of Blue Gekko's portfolio is the diversity of our designs. From sleek and minimalistic layouts to bold and vibrant interfaces, we have a design for every taste and requirement....

The Five Things That Add Up To A Bad Website

The Five Things That Add Up To A Bad Website

​A well-designed website can be a powerful tool in engaging visitors, promoting a brand, and driving conversions. However, there are certain elements that can quickly turn a website from good to bad.  And a bad website, of course, is an under-performing website, which...

Don’t let your customers get lost

Don’t let your customers get lost

We all like a bit of novelty. Many like the buzz of being different. And if that rings true for you, and you want your website to stand out and be different from your competitors, fantastic. Fill your boots. But one area where you need a bit of conformity is in your...

Write for your visitors

Write for your visitors

  There's no point in having a well-designed, mobile-friendly website if it is full of ineffective text. But this part isn't difficult. You just need to keep some simple things in mind when you are writing: Make it clear what you do and how you can help Keep your...

Mobile First

Mobile First

It should go without saying now, that a website must work well on a mobile phone. Many still don't though. Which is negligent. That's right - you are neglecting the majority of your visitors if your website isn't mobile friendly. Typically, a website's visitors using...

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