Website Design - Recent Developments

I work with a wide range of clients across Nottingham, the East Midlands and further, to produce up-to-date, mobile and search engine friendly websites, that get results. Here are just a few of my recent websites...

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Website for the East Midlands' top wedding planner

Clement Pianos

Responsive website for one of the country's leading piano retailers

The Cod's Scallops

Responsive website for Nottingham's top chippy

Design Innovation

Responsive website for home automation specialists

DSI Systems

Website for high end electrician

Coffee Aid

E-commerce website for an ethical coffee supplier

Emma Ball

E-commerce website for one of Britain's best known artists

P1 Tracking

E-commerce website for a vehicle tracking company


Responsive Website Design

A responsive website is important for both mobile usability and good search engine visibility. Read a little more about my approach to responsive website design...

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Chris Fickling Design

Experienced Web Designer

Nottingham website design, e-commerce development and web design agency. Web development with vast experience and a straightforward, clear approach.

Website Design

Website Design

I design engaging websites using the latest strategies to ensure your website gets off to a flying start. Manage your own content with responsive website design to ensure your site is visible on mobile devices.

E commerce

E commerce

Ecommerce is now an essential part of our everyday lives. If your business buys and sells goods either to the public or wholesale you will sooner or later be asked by a customer if you sell online...

Graphic Design

Graphic Design

From initial consultation and logo design through photography and art work to the finished article delivered to your door. From business cards through catalogues and corporate brochures to shop front signage.

Web Marketing

Web Marketing

As part of the website design process I always have marketing in mind. If you wish me to help market your site on the web I can provide a comprehensive service to help get your website found in search engines.

Latest News...

Nov 06, 2017

New Website for Bathrooms by Vivid

The talented team behind Vivid are not only bathroom fitters but plumbers, gas fitters and tilers.


Oct 26, 2017

New Website for Val Mattinson Coaching

Val's new venture is based on solid foundations and brings together her vast amount of experience in dealing with business but more importantly, the people who run businesses.


Oct 26, 2017

New Website For RJL Events

More than wedding DJs, RJL Events supply a range of equipment for almost any event, from catwalks to magic mirror photo booth hire, PA systems, lighting and audio-visual equipment for corporate and private events.


High Quality Website Design

I've been designing web sites in Nottingham for over 18 years and in that time I've had the pleasure of working with many different businesses from wedding planners to restaurant owners and manufacturing companies to consultancies. My experience of web design for such a vast range of clients means I have developed a deep understanding of how business works - listening to my clients is what I do best. I run a Nottingham website design company with great knowledge of the local area and the wider market place.

I believe my work speaks for its self. I work to very high standards of web development and incorporate all relevant technical advances such as HTML 5 and CSS3 to design and develop websites that last and are efficient across a range of devices, both desktop and hand held. Please visit my web design portfolio page for examples of my recent work.

Featured news from my website design blog

Good News If You've Got a Responsive Website

For a couple of years now I've been extolling the virtues of responsive website design - Google has now backed this approach...

Unlock Your Inner Content

After an in-depth and enjoyable meeting with a client yesterday, it occurred to me how we both gained from discussing the intricacies of website content...

Previous articles

4 questions to ask of your website - and the answers

Whether you're commissioning a new website or looking over your existing site, take a step back and ask yourself these vital questions...

Is 2015 The Year of The Grid?

The Grid is generating quite a buzz at the moment - harnessing artificial intelligence to auto-design your website. Will it prove successful in 2015 and what might it borrow from the past? Find out how The Grid might affect website design in 2015...

New Responsive Website for Advantage Fitness

Kate Young is passionate about exercise and tennis so it was my job to give her a platform to tell the world about Advantage Fitness… Read the full article here

Build the Foundations of your E-commerce Website

If you're venturing into e-commerce for the first time, then do some work in advance of commissioning your website that will make the build of your e-commerce website smoother and faster. A short guide to help you get the basics of e-commerce right...

The 10-point Countdown to Website Success

This article highlights what are, in my opinion, the most important factors in making your website a success. From choosing your domain name and hosting platform to defining your audience and the scope of your website. I talk about the importance of content, layout and design and their place in your website planning...

I've just finished a new website for Oshino Lamps UK Ltd. A major design and web development project that has involved getting over 1,200 products into a logical order that can be sorted by product attributes and shortlisted for later ordering. Here's a short piece from my blog about how this website was created...

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Using a Website Builder?

If you've tried using a website builder to self-build your site you may have had limited success. This article explains why you might be better off employing a web developer...

Website Templates

A brief explanation of the nature of website templates and how they are used in web development...

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