Portfolio

The portfolio of satisfied Weir Marketing Services clients continue to grow. The work is always tailored to individual requirements and most importantly the budget, whilst keeping in-mind all aspects of marketing their business.

A brief summary of each website project is provided to the right. Feel free to click on the website links to view them in more detail.

Personalised Service

Each of these websites were built as a result of personalised consultations with the individual clients. Their requirements relating to their own particular target market as well as budget.

Small Budget?

Just because your business may have a small budget, doesn't mean you can't develop a great looking and functional website. Christopher can tailor a solution for your business without compromising on quality or functionality of your website.

This website can consist of a content management system or though Dreamweaver. They will still be creat websites, but with different functionality.

Profile - Christopher Weir

Christopher has worked for both small businesses and large companies. His passion came for marketing by working in a large office of a Multi National company here in Adelaide. After many years of "learning the ropes" assisting small businesses became a key goal for him. His extensive experience working in regional South Australia sees him able to relate to rural businesses as well as those located in the expanding CBD and suburbs.

Christopher currently sits on the Murraylands Tourism Marketing committee, which is the regional marketing arm of the South Australian Tourim Commission, as Chair. This role sees him work with other passionate small business in promoting the Murraylands region of South Australia and working closely with the South Australian Tourism Commission.

Christopher has also worked with Regional Development Boards as a Project Manager, so he understands the workings of regional communities and associated Government Departments.

His passion is to assist small businesses with their marketing to become better businesses. The solutions are tailored to individual businesses with the budget and individual requirements paramount.

Click on the links below to see the recently completed websites:

Summary of these completed websites:

Murray Bridge Hotel: Whilst the current owners have been activly promoting their business through traditional mediums, they sought the services of Weir Marketing to develop their new online presence. The brief was to make a visual impact enticing the browser to contact the hotel for further information. The website features Google Maps, Personalised Menu & Graphics, tailored Contact Form.

Julie Morris website: Julie is a well renown wildlife artist who has an impressive portfolio. Julie wanted a website to showcase her work as well as provide her many followers with information relating to her current exhibitions. Weir Marketing Services delivered a simple but unique website, enabling Julie's work to shine. The galleries were tailor made to enable her beutiful artwork galleries to steal the show. You can view Julie's website by clicking here.

Commercial Vizion: A new business who provide furniture, fittings & equipment (FF&E) procurement and management for any business, big or small. They wanted to have a clean looking website that could evolve as their business does. The new website was developed with future expansion and ease of content management updating in-mind.

Unforgettable Houseboats: A luxury houseboat hire business based in Mannum South Australia on the Murray River. They old website had served them well, but they wanted the ease of keeping the new website up-to-date with both pictures and content so turned to a Content Management System based website. With 11 houseboats to show off, photo galleries were used through the website.

Takeme2 Houseboats: A small businesses based in Mannum South Australia, where an existing website wasn't really selling the business as well as it should. Weir Marketing Services was asked to look at increasing the business' rankings within Google through search engine optimisation, however we also chose to redevelop the website into a more modern looking design and structure. Creating a html website from scratch, the new website will allow browsers to easily access the information and increase bookings for the client.

Surf Culture Australia: Looking for development of a new dynamic website, they chose to implement a website based around a Content Management System. We decided to develop a totally new look website with a rotating banner of fabulous images where the surf lessons take place. Using an online booking system, the CMS easily coped with the development of a dynamic website including many features, such as Google Maps for new client to easily locate the business.

Apple Leaf Books: Developing this new website included registering a couple of domain names to begin with. The main domain name was chosen and then the new website developed around this. Previously the business had used a free website but felt that it did not portray their business as a professional one, hence the need to develop a new website. The project incorporated PayPal for on-line purchases of the books. It also included a "feedback feature" allowing browsers to leave their comments about certain topics similar to a blog.

Murray River Visitor Guide: Developed for the implementation of the new Murray River Visitor Guide in South Australia. Previous the Riverland & Murraylands regions were marketed as separated regions with their respective visitor guides. In 2008, they decided to merge the guides together and promote the Murray River as one marketing region. This website will be used to promote the advertising space to potential and existing advertisers as well as provide the ability to host the 2008 exisiting advertisement through secure username and password.

Mannum Motel: A medium motel complex currently going through decor updating and reinvigoration of their brand, decided to create a brand new website. This website includes aspects about their motel rooms together with Cafe Mannum that is operated within their large on-site restaurant complex. They also offer a conference facility and incorporate Photography Tours of the surrounding area. Weir Marketing Services also works with this client to produce materials for Cafe Mannum including their new look menus.

Remlap Manufacturing: A busy manufacturing company located in Palmer, just 30km west of Murray Bridge in South Australia's Murraylands. Remlap manufacture quality clothing products and needed a website to show them off. Current clients include the Country Fire Service (CFS) here in SA and Western Australia. They produce products in accordance with Australian Standards. Weir Marketing Services also developed their marketing materials, such as product list, order form and measurement chart to provide that overall visual quality and consistency of marketing materials.

Fly Boardriding: This company has 2 surf & skate outlets down in the Fleurieu Penninsula of South Australia, located at Seaford and Goolwa. They stock the latest surf and skate wear and wanted to update from a previous website. Weir Marketing Services designed and tailored the website to suit the client's requirements allowing them to manage the content themselves through a user friendly Content Management System.

Stirling Education Australia: This is a newly developed business drawing on 25 years of experience delivering specialised English as a Second Language (ESL) Teaching services to International Students. The first part of the project was to develop a new website that includes downloadable materials for ESL Teachers and Students. The website also incorporates a secure membership service that allows access to tailored ESL materials through 4 membership levels. Some of the documents include Chinese translation as this is one market Stirling Education Australia specialises in.

River Shack Rentals: This business offers property management services of holiday shacks & homes along the River Murray in South Australia. Their website was tailored to include many photos of each property together with individual property forms. It also contains a news feature, Google Earth map to locate the properties and a tailored Enquiry Form.

Invest Murraylands: This is a project of the Murraylands Regional Development Board located in Murray Bridge. The project's aim is Investment attraction into the region. This specilised website contains specific information for 5 regional councils, a tailored enquiry form and many downloadable documents.

The Pretoria Hotel: Located in Mannum, this Hotel is steeped in South Australian history. This website was produced as a visual respresentation of both the Hotel and River Murray. It contains video footage as well as rotating photo galleries for each page. It also has a "polaroid" section that changes on screen refresh to provide a constant visual representation. The website is continually updated, which means it rates well in the website Search Engines.

MBP Australia: This company located in Murray Bridge, is a non-ferrous foundry producing products predominately for the plumbing industry. Their website is designed to be a lead generator and contains brief information about the processes and the new factory.