Expert Web Development Agency, London.
Future-proof your most important online asset with an established, high-performing WordPress development agency in London.
WordPress Website Development
With over a decade of technical experience, we’ve earned a reputation for delivering robust websites that are easy to manage and offer a seamless user experience.
Let us demonstrate how we can elevate your website to the next level.
WordPress Plugin Development
We specialise in creating customised WordPress plugins that will enhance the functionality and performance of your website, all while helping you achieve your business objectives.
Maintaining a well-optimized and smoothly running website is crucial, and one of the most important steps you can take is investing in WordPress maintenance.
To keep your WordPress website in top shape and secure, our dedicated support team offers a monthly maintenance service, so you don't have to worry about any unexpected issues.
Our dependable monthly WordPress maintenance service means you can say goodbye to the hassle of making updates or worrying about the security of your website.
This comprehensive service is billed at £45 per month, excluding VAT. Contact us today to learn how we can help you keep your WordPress site running smoothly.
The process was highly collaborative and they were very responsive to changes and questions. The whole process was very smooth and the end result was very professional. Highly recommend.Jackie PenticostPeaches & Calm
It's been a pleasure working with the Cude design team. They are always fast to respond, and keen to assists wherever we need help. The project process was really smooth,Arame LyQuick Commerce
A great structured design process and superb WordPress skills to build the new website. Every request we had was delivered well and the team working on our site certainly new their stuff!Sam LutostanskiWPJ Heating
We have been incredibly impressed with Cude Design. The website that they created was made to a high standard and provided excellent value, great customer service, efficient website build plan and timescales given.Eve ColeHome Insurance Website
We're here to deliver outstanding results.
We're a WordPress development agency that excels in key areas.
Web Development F.A.Q
A new WordPress site has two distinct phases: design and development.
Designing and developing a WordPress site
If we are going to design and develop your WordPress website, we have written the following article outlining the investment required: How much does a WordPress website cost to make?
WordPress development services only
Sometimes, you might already use a designer and look for a WordPress development team. In this case, we would need to review the design files first, and then we can provide an accurate quotation for the development.
Yes, we can do this for you! Our WordPress development team have converted and migrated an eCommerce website built using Shopify to WordPress, utilising WooCommerce to provide eCommerce functionality. Our web development team can recreate your Shopify website, built using WordPress and WooCommerce, to look the same.
This depends on the website’s size and where the WordPress website must be transferred.
How long will it take?
The WordPress website takes 2 – 3 hours to migrate to a new hosting platform.
What information do we need?
For a smooth transfer, our WordPress developers require the following information:
- Domain registrar login details
- Current hosting login details
- New hosting login details
- Access to the WordPress dashboard
What are the costs?
Transferring a WordPress website starts from £200, excl VAT. We can provide an accurate quote once we have reviewed the website.
There are two distinct phases of a project: design & development.
Designing and developing an eCommerce site
If we are to design and develop your eCommerce WordPress website, we have written the following article outlining the investment required: How Much Does An Ecommerce Website Cost To Make?
eCommerce development services only
Sometimes, you might be using a designer already and looking for an eCommerce WordPress development team.
If that’s true for you, we would need to review the design files first, and then we can provide an accurate quotation for the development.
This depends on the number of web pages that require development.
To develop a brochure website (a 5-page website), our WordPress developers would take 2 – 3 weeks to create the website ready for your review.
Our hourly rate for ad-hoc development tasks is £100 per hour, excluding VAT.
Our London WordPress Agency provides a quotation on a project basis for full websites that need to be developed or customised.
Cude Design focuses on WordPress development services, while we do have a partnership with an excellent mobile app development company.
We are happy to help as part of the process, such as designing and integrating with your new WordPress website.
The WordPress core is the foundational software that powers your website. Regular updates to this core, as well as the plugins, are essential for a multitude of reasons. Firstly, updates often patch security vulnerabilities, protecting your site from threats. Secondly, updates ensure optimal performance, fixing bugs or issues from previous versions. This contributes to faster load times and smoother user experiences. Lastly, staying updated allows users to benefit from the latest features and improvements, keeping the site modern and efficient. Regular updates maintain site security, performance, and feature relevancy, ensuring the best possible functionality and user experience.
Custom websites offer tailored solutions to meet your unique business requirements. Unlike off-the-shelf themes, custom websites are designed from the ground up, ensuring every element aligns with your brand identity and objectives. This bespoke approach offers better performance, scalability, and flexibility. Moreover, custom-built sites can seamlessly integrate unique functions and third-party tools specific to your business needs.
A custom website ensures that every feature, design element, and user journey is meticulously crafted to optimize conversions and user engagement, setting your business apart in the digital landscape.
Custom plugin development allows creating specific functionalities tailored to your website’s unique requirements. Off-the-shelf plugins might not always align perfectly with your needs or might come bundled with unnecessary features that slow down your site. A custom plugin is designed exclusively for your site, ensuring optimal performance without redundant functionalities. Custom plugins can seamlessly integrate with existing systems, offering solutions that boost efficiency, enhance user experience, and drive conversions.
Custom plugins are like bespoke tools crafted precisely to meet your site’s unique challenges and objectives.
Currently, our primary focus is on website development, custom integrations, and digital marketing, emphasising SEO. While we recognize the immense potential and importance of social media marketing in today’s digital landscape, we do not offer this as a standalone service. Our expertise lies in building and optimizing websites to their fullest potential. However, we’d happily provide recommendations or collaborate with your in-house social media team or specialists to ensure cohesive digital strategies.
Our digital marketing approach is holistic, primarily emphasising Search Engine Optimization (SEO). SEO is pivotal in ensuring your website ranks high on search engines, making it discoverable to your target audience. Our strategies encompass keyword research, on-page optimization, technical SEO, and content creation. We strive to understand your business, target audience, and industry dynamics. This deep comprehension enables us to craft strategies that boost organic traffic, enhance user engagement, and increase conversions. With the digital landscape becoming increasingly competitive, our SEO-focused approach ensures your website stands out and reaches its desired audience.
Custom functions and integrations amplify a website’s capability, making it more responsive to specific business needs. For instance, if you run an online store, custom functions might allow for a unique checkout process or specific product displays. Conversely, integrations might connect your site to CRM systems, payment gateways, or other third-party tools, streamlining operations. Custom functions and integrations act like specialized gears in a machine, ensuring every part operates in sync, delivering a superior user experience, and aligning perfectly with your business objectives.
The difference in website functionality and user-friendliness can often be attributed to the expertise behind its development. Successful businesses frequently partner with WordPress development agencies. These agencies have specialized knowledge in designing and optimizing websites that are both aesthetically pleasing and functionally efficient. By focusing on aesthetics, backend mechanics, and an understanding of user behavior, they ensure websites deliver an intuitive user experience. Their grasp of the latest web trends and best practices further ensures that sites resonate with the target audience, fostering better user engagement and satisfaction.