Insights from the Versantus team

Where we give away our best tips and thoughts on trending topics across web design, software development and digital growth
 
David
David
5th Feb 2021

Drupal Migration: Things to Consider

Drupal development
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Web applications
Whether you’re looking to migrate from Drupal 7 to Drupal 8 or 9, the fundamentals still apply. Migrating from Drupal 7 is a large task, and it’s supposed to be the last of the disruptive updates. If your site was on Drupal 8, upgrading to Drupal 9 would be a minor update, whereas going from Drupal...
 
David
David
21st Jan 2021

Get your website fit for summer

Wordpress development
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Drupal development
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Business
Is your website a couch potato? If your website is failing to attract the leads it should, it might be time to send it to our Website Gym for a health check. As a new year offer, we are offering our Website Health Check free to businesses. We’ll prod, poke and cajole it into a match-ready shape in...
 
Jo Bruce
Jo Bruce
20th Jan 2021

Tips for effective blog writing

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
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Drupal development
In a follow-up to our previous article 'Writing great content for your website', we look at how you can improve your writing and produce high quality content. Once you have outlined your audience, keywords and have your topics, you are ready to go. Use the below tips to improve your writing and...
 
Jo Bruce
Jo Bruce
20th Jan 2021

Writing great content for your website

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Creating high quality blog posts for your website doesn’t have to be an arduous task, it just requires a series of defined processes that you can tweak as you go. In this first installment of our guide to writing content for the web, you’ll learn how to find content topics, how to research your...
 
Jo Bruce
Jo Bruce
18th Jan 2021

Team Question Challenge - Sophie Roberts

About Versantus
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Business
Sophie Roberts, Versantus' Project and Office Manager takes on the Team Question Challenge. She's a big fan of Gardener's World, but she wouldn't want to meet Monty Don via Zoom! She'd go for cheese over a dessert any day, but would settle for a lockdown takeaway from the local at the end of a busy...
 
Nik Roberts
Nik Roberts
11th Jan 2021

We have an award-winning website project!

About Versantus
We are delighted to announce that our client, Audley Villages have won a prestigious award for their website which was developed by Versantus. Audley Villages is the UK’s market leader in the build and management of luxury retirement properties. The website has been crowned "Best Developer Website...
 
Jo Bruce
Jo Bruce
11th Jan 2021

Team Question Challenge - Matt Gilbert

About Versantus
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Business
Matt Gilbert, Versantus' Software Development Manager takes on the Team Question Challenge. If he could play with Lego for a living, he would definitely do it. Throw in a chocolate brownie and a good box set and you have one happy Software Development Manager. Meet our Software Development Manager -...
 
Matt
Matt
7th Jan 2021

How is Versantus SEO ready?

Business
We’re not just a development agency. We care about the bigger picture, the longer term plan. Building solutions, web-based or otherwise, requires more than design, UX and development skills. It requires an underlying understanding of what you,as a client, need from us. Whilst many of our customers...
 
Sam Cranwell
Sam Cranwell
23rd Dec 2020

Mobile App UX Do's and Don'ts

Mobile apps
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UX design
If your app’s UX doesn’t hit the bullseye, it’ll leave your customers feeling bored and uninspired. A MoEngage study found that users will typically uninstall an app within two weeks of its download. That’s a high price to pay, and can often be a result of poor UX. To help combat this problem, we’ve...
 
Sam Cranwell
Sam Cranwell
15th Dec 2020

How can I increase my website conversion rate?

UX design
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Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Being able to hold people’s attention, keep them on your site and get them to convert may seem like a hard task, but when broken down, Conversion Rate Optimisation (CRO) is made up of simple, actionable steps. In addition to UX best practices, you can improve your conversion rate and remove any...