Niall Dunstall

Niall Dunstall

Professional, Freelance Web Designer. Creator of responsive & search engine-friendly websites.

Providing Business Websites to Companies, self-employed and partnerships.

Lisburn, Northern Ireland.

Thursday, 22 June 2017 15:27

Pros & Cons of DIY Web Design


You need a website.

So, why hire a professional web designer when you can just do it yourself?

Monday, 12 June 2017 20:13

Sins of Web Design


Whether a website is simple and informative, or highly stylized and image orientated; there are a few “good web design” fundamentals that generally everybody tries to adhere to.

When these practises are overlooked it can have an adverse effect on user experience, and nothing will make users click that “Close Window Tab” quicker than bad web design.


Here is a list of some of the Sins of Web Design…


 So, you need a new website… what are your options?

If you are really serious about your web-presence and need an engaging site that attracts visitors, then you are going to need the help of a professional.

So, should you use a design studio or a freelance designer? Here are a few benefits of using freelance designers.


 Well yeah… sort of!

Firstly I need to clarify what a “bad website” actually is. Of course it’s subjective, but it’s safe to say that a site that’s garish, shoddily put together, doesn’t have the information you need or just generally feels of poor quality could be considered a “bad website”. Sites that are never updated and feel abandoned can also slip into this category…


Having a Facebook Page is great for business. It’s the first step many small businesses now take for establishing a presence online. It can help you reach your target audience, and it’s free and easy to use.  BUT, if your online strategy is based solely on a Facebook Page, then you may be doing your business a disservice.

Here are just 5 reasons why...