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  • Home - Hotcode Designs is a company that specialises in website design with content management systems - basically this means you can update your own website whenever you feel like.
    • About Hotcode - Hotcode Designs Ltd is a New Zealand based company, operating from Christchurch. The company was founded in 2005. Amanda Anderson is the driving force behind the company, a fully qualified graphic designer and website developer. Her passion for web...
    • What We're Doing - There's been a lot going on at Hotcode Designs lately - the main thing being revising and changing the website "platform" that we build websites on (basically this is the content management and structure behind every website). We'd like to...
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      • Contact Us - If you would like to send us any comments or request a quote, simply fill in the form:
    • Web Design - These days, if you're in business, you need a website. If you don't have one, you are behind the times. But with so much information available on the internet, how do you make your website stand out from...
      • Your Web Dream - Do you dream of taking you business online and selling to the world? What about the possibility of being open 24/7 and advertising that you are available to all that surf the web even when you are sleeping?...
      • What's in a Hotcode website? - All Hotcode websites are powered by a content management system which gives you control of your own website. If you discover a spelling mistake in the middle of the night (yes it happens), you can simply log ...
      • What else can you add? - There are many things that you can add to your site - sometimes it just takes a little bit of imagination on both sides. Essentially what it comes down to is your requirements and your budget. Some of the...
      • Website Design Brief - Whether you get your new website created by Hotcode Designs or another website design company, these are some questions that you should know the answers to, and that the company you choose should ask you ...
      • Take Advantage - We're inviting you to take advantage of some special deals that we're offering. Each offer is limited time with limited numbers available, so be in quick to snag a great deal. But because our website...
    • Graphic Design - At Hotcode Designs, we believe your website should match and be backed up by your branding. If you don't yet have a brand, let us create it for you! We can create your business cards, letterheads, product...
    • Online Marketing - There is more to owning a website than just building a great looking website. You need people to visit your site. This is achieved through web marketing. There are a number of ways to get visitors to...
      • Search Engines - When 92% of online customers use search engines to shop and/or make purchases online, you need to be in the search engines and returning good ranks. Optimising your website for the search engines is one way to ...
      • Getting Paid Search Engine Listings - Another way to get your website to show on Search Engine result pages is to pay for advertising with the Search Engine. There are many advantages and disadvantages with paid advertising and we have included some them...
      • Website Statistics - Website statistics are a useful and powerful tool to help you make better decisions about your website . All Hotcode Websites are loaded with website tracking. We use 2 different monitoring solutions: StatCounter and...
      • Domain Name Tips - 1. keep it short Try to register the shortest name that your customers and visitors will associate with your website. Avoid using letter abbreviations unless your customers use the abbreviations 2. .dot? There are many extensions available....
    • Portfolio - This is a selection of some of the work we have created for our customers. As we are constantly creating new work, please check back often to see what we have been doing.