Beautiful and effective web
design, branding and
We pride ourselves in really getting to know our clients’
businesses inside and out, what their goals are and work
to provide solutions that deliver results.
We are based in Reading, a digital hub right in the heart of the Thames Valley, working with all sized businesses.
We create bold and compelling brands, online strategies, innovative websites, engaging apps and beautiful graphic design work.
Co:lab are trying to recapture the ‘Spirit of the Blitz’ by continuing as normal (ly as possible).
Doing our utmost to keep you operating within normal parameters, designing you wonderful websites, miraculous marketing and bewitching branding.
Whether you are completely stuck in this area or have an endless stream of big ideas, we listen to you and create a website that reflects your personality and your business. We design and build bespoke wordpress websites that focus on ease of use for customers and that produce great results.
Your website will be fully responsive on all devices and be designed so that you can manage your own content down the line. The architecture of will be carefully constructed to work for your user journeys. All our websites include google analytics, social media integration and SEO plugins to help your online visibility.
Branding is far more than a logo design. The rebrand of a business or first time brand will also include colour schemes, fonts, photography, illustration styles and tone of voice. We will create a brand book for your business setting out the rules of your brand – so that the look and tone are consistent across all platforms and published material.
Designing your logo and brand should be an exciting process and we will facilitate your full involvement and ideas throughout. With research and getting to know you and your business, we will design and develop a powerful brand that you can be proud of and that truly reflects your vision.
Photography is a powerful way to enhance a website. Our experienced in house photographer and videographer has an incredible talent for vibrant, captivating photography that thoughtfully reflects our clients’ brands.
We specialise in 3D photography, producing vivid 360 VR that can bring any website to life. Our eye-catching ‘virtual’ tours are the perfect way to showcase your business or building and convey the atmosphere to your clients. This technique can be an effective marketing tool in the hospitality, education, real-estate and leisure industries.
Graphic design is used throughout branding and website development to create powerful images and simple yet effective user experiences. We take your ideas and turn them into something visually impressive. Our offerings include logo design, website graphics, signage, brochures, magazines, catalogues, posters, stationary, business cards and bespoke artwork.
Illustration has grown immensely in popularity over recent years and no brand seems complete without an element of illustrated design within their logo or website. Our skilled illustrator has an artistic eye for producing both modern and traditional illustrations and animations and can work your brief to achieve your particular style. And there’s no end to the fun you can have with animation!
We don’t just increase your website traffic, we deliver the right people to your site by carefully targeting users with the right content that’s relevant to them. Through user research we establish your target audience and establish the phrases and keywords they use to describe your services to search engines.
We write engaging copy on service-specific optimised landing pages and reinforce this with well researched and keyword-rich articles, consistent with the vocabulary of your customer. And we monitor the results as part of our ongoing service.
Copy can be key to an absorbing and memorable website. We produce high quality copy that skilfully distills complicated information into bitesize pieces. All of our copy will be carefully designed to create a unique tone of voice for your business. No copy will be generic or bulk written.
Our experienced copywriters will translate the core of your business and convey it in a way that effectively communicates to your customers. The ‘whos’, the ‘whats’, the ‘wheres’, the ‘whens’ and the ‘whys’ are all covered. We can help with all your copy needs from website and SEO copy to printed copy and social media.
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