A collage based on my projects and life!

I have been designing and building websites for just over a decade. I create mobile friendly sites that please my clients and their visitors.  I am a WordPress specialist and thoroughly enjoy working with the platform. My clients love it too because it is so easy for them to edit and manage their content.

Previously I had a career in Sales and Marketing with Vodafone Corporate. I worked in the City of London, where I led a team to manage relationships with clients including Shell, Deloitte and KPMG. So not only do I have lots of commercial and business experience but equally a solid understanding of how to target the right market in the right way. All of this experience is invaluable when planning and designing websites today.

Client relationship management plays a huge part in my business.  The number of times that I hear that a designer or developer is not responding, not listening or has just plain disappeared is too many.  I know what it means to be relied upon to deliver a great service and that’s exactly what I do for my clients.

I realised I was very interested in webdesign and the code behind websites when I worked on a joint intranet website project between Vodafone and Deloitte. The website would enable Deloitte employees to order equipment, raise tickets for issues and get answers to questions online. From there I went on an HTML course and have never looked back!

I completed my Design Principles degree module through Plymouth University and studied HTML & PHP programming through various courses and resources. Technologies I work with include HTML5, PHP, MySql and jQuery coding for websites.

Outside work there is nothing I enjoy more than walking with my dogs beside the River Avon or in the nearby Cotswolds, my camera always at the ready!

Tracey Rickard Web DesignerThere are really no limits in terms of functionality, so whatever you want to be online, we can work together to make that happen.

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My happy clients …

New Website for Gill Hicks Coaching
Hi Tracey, I love it 🙂 One very happy customer. I will certainly continue to recommend you. Thank you for a great and efficient job.

New Website for Electronix Band
WE LOVE IT - and …. have bagged our first wedding gig!!!! AND>…. have been asked to audition for an events management company!!! 😀

New eCommerce Online Store for Wedding Converse
From our initial consultation to going live, Tracey communicated quickly and effectively. Tracey interpreted our brief accurately and created a site that was visually right for us with the functionality we needed. We’ve worked with a number of developers over the past 14 years and working with Tracey was an absolute delight!

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I teach people too!

I provide workshops on social media, blogging and using WordPress.  I’ve had some great feedback.

“Everything has suddenly become clear and I can’t wait to start sorting out my site. I really appreciate you giving up your time to help us all when you are so busy.”
Susie Hammond

“The WordPress workshop with Tracey Rickard that I did in January has been life-changing – she was wonderful and I now feel confident (and excited) about publishing my blogs.  Here’s the latest one:www.shopindyuk.wordpress.com”
Sally Bell

“Thank you for a great workshop. I have attended about five and yours was the most useful to me. Thank you very much.”
Selma Klophaus