Custom Website Design and Development With A Purpose

When your site needs an overhaul, you need designers and developers. But you also need a good architect. That’s where we excel.  Our custom website design services span across multiple platforms from WordPress to Shopify.  Let us see if we can help!

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Amazing functionality? We’ve got that.

SVG Animations

If you are looking for a more interactive feel for your website that will engage visitors, then this is the way to go. SVG animations are lightweight graphics that can help tell a story, or show a process on a page. Great for “How it works” types of content. “SVG” stands for Scalable Vector Graphic, which means these will work well for both desktop and mobile responsive designs, as opposed to some video file formats that will not display on Apple devices.

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SiteOwl
Affintus

3D Models

If you have a physical product that needs to be described in detail, then what better way to do that than with a full 360-degree rotating view! We can take your 3D models and apply the right material texturing, lighting, and shadows for a realistic display of your product. We also overlay “hotspots” for the user to mouse over or tap on for more information about specific product features.

Heron Outdoors
Xenex

Landing Page System

Marketing teams are often tasked with creating landing pages for paid campaigns and other needs, but the process can be difficult. Also, a well-made landing page in another platform doesn’t help your SEO. Why not make great landing pages for both PPC and SEO purposes? Check out our landing page system built right in your WordPress platform.

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Xenex

Scheduling Apps

Scheduling apps are designed to capture leads from your website and take it one step further, and create the demo or appointment and put it directly on your sales team’s calendar. Our tech team can work with you to sync your schedule with the website to display on available slots in real-time. Check out some of these cool examples!

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Sherry Yellin

Interactive Calculators

Interactive calculators are not only a great way to engage visitors, but also great for lead generation. Calculating savings, ROI and other performance metrics are popular for B2B companies. They can be designed to draw in the visitor with some free information, and then ask for lead info in exchange for a full, or detailed report or analysis.

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Pro Vigil
Affintus

User Location

Showing content dynamically based on your location is a great way for businesses with multiple locations to ensure their visitors are getting precise information, and are led to the nearest location. Using the Google Maps and Places APIs, we can get the exact location of each visitor and display relevant information, saving the user from multiple clicks or unnecessary searching. This dramatically improves the user experience (UX).

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C12 Group
Bee Clean Car Wash
Texas Mental Health
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Customer Portals

Need to show certain customers different tiers of pricing, or exclusive discounts? Then a customer portal is the way to go. Distributors, dealers or customers can login through the front end of the website, and reach a completely different experience. Make it easy to re-order, bulk-order, get marketing assets, or literally any other need. In this example, we even built logic to determine how much of a shipping pallet was full to maximize volume and shipping costs.

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Curbside Pickup

Covid-19 permanently changed the way many businesses operate and deliver products and services to their customers. Curbside pickup was hot in 2020 and will continue for years to come. Integrate your e-commerce store with custom pickup options and scheduling.

Alamo Fireworks
Allen & Allen
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If any of these website

issues describe you, it may be time to rebuild.

Design is outdated
Not mobile-friendly
Not capturing leads
Hard to manage content
Unselling potential prospects
Limited or no functionality
Loads very slowly
Doesn’t automate any of my processes

At Pear, we can build simple, or complex sites that can solve these issues. We not only build beautiful sites with great user experience design, but we can make them highly functional. Check out some of the things you may want your new site to do

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Take payments or donations
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Customer login areas
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Custom charts and data integrations
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Schedule appointments
Progressive form fills
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Create easily editable promo areas
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Subscriptions with premium content
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Advertising integration
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Learning management systems (LMS)

Our Approach to Web Design

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01. Start with the Goal in Mind

We start every web design project by thinking about what visitors should be able to achieve while on your website (micro and macro conversions). We also use market research to see the context that your visitors will have when they arrive at your site and to identify how you may be able to stand out from your competitors.

This will help us highlight your competitive advantages. We can even record visitors who try to complete specific tasks on your site so we can uncover any issues with navigation or content.

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02. Implement Best Practices (Don’t Reinvent the Wheel)

You should expect your web design company to recommend best practices for usability for your site — not reinvent the wheel for each new website. One of the things you are paying for is their expertise about what works best on the web.

We do not suggest widely different, unique schemes; they might look one-of-a-kind, but they compromise usability and confuse your visitors. You can be confident that our design proposals will follow best practices tested and proven by thousands of other websites.

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03. Provide User-Friendly Control

Our websites are always built with long-term use and management in mind. Even now, we find many clients who still have to call their old developer and pay an hourly rate to change text on their website!

Our websites are built on user-friendly content management platforms, like WordPress and BigCommerce, where clients will easily be able to edit text and add new content in the future. In many cases, we develop custom post types to manage content in a custom, and even automated way, avoiding hard-coding as much as possible.

Custom Website Design Process

Each website design build project goes through this extensive process with our team:

01. UX REVIEW
01. UX REVIEW

Using a variety of tools, we’ll collect quantitative and qualitative data to determine how users want to engage with you.

02. WIREFRAMES
02. WIREFRAMES

We begin laying out some of the major sections of the site, including the homepage and product or service pages, and decide what kind of content each section will have.

03. DESIGN
03. DESIGN

The wireframes are transformed into full scale desktop and mobile designs using your branding and color schemes. We can also develop custom illustrations to explain products, services, or processes.

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04. DEVELOPMENT
04. DEVELOPMENT

At this stage, we begin to code the website and determine what backend functionality will be required to allow your team full control for quick and easy updates,such as adding new downloadable content.

05. INTEGRATIONS
05. INTEGRATIONS

In this step, we integrate your analytics, marketing automation systems, SalesForce, or other tools into the website.

06. TEST DEPLOY
06. TEST & DEPLOY

Once the site has been fully tested and vetted by your team, we will make all of the necessary DNS changes or upload the files via FTP to your server, or host it on ours. Pear can provide full support with hosting and maintenance.

What to Expect

Our team provides an end-to-end web design service, including

Preliminary testing and user experience audit
Initial wire-frame layouts and mockups, including mobile
Information architecture review for your new site
Calls-to-action and engagement points for site visitors
Attractive, modern, and mobile-friendly graphic design
Search engine optimization of the new site
Site map audit to determine proper redirection (Many design firms miss this step)
User-friendly back-end administration and training for your team

Hosting & Maintenance

Pear provides training, hosting and maintenance for every website we build. We host exclusively with our partners at WPEngine, for fast, secure and reliable WordPress hosting. Our maintenance plans can be pay-as-you-go, or at a fixed rate, depending on your needs. You won’t have to worry about backups, plugin updates, or anything like that. We also provide extra layers of security monitoring and uptime reporting for clients who need it.  Just a few features include:

Daily Backups
Automatic Updates
Free CDN
Free SSL
24/7 Support
SSH & SFTP Access
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