Welcome to Natalie Belcher | Web Development

Professional website design, development, hosting and management services. Specialising in WordPress content management system.

I am a professional freelance web developer based in Thatcham, West Berkshire. Serving Thatcham, Newbury, Hungerford and Reading, as well as other areas across Berkshire, Wiltshire and Oxfordshire. I offer a range of service packages taking you from initial design consultation through site development and hosting, to ongoing complete management of your site, including SEO. I specialise in responsive web development using WordPress (a content management system), and am able to migrate existing WordPress sites from other cPanel/non-cPanel hosting providers. My cloud hosting platform has been fully optimised to offer outstanding performance for web applications.

Whether you’re looking for a new website, or require assistance with an existing site (be it maintenance or search engine optimisation), I’d love to hear from you!

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What is WordPress?

WordPress is an open source content management system. It is free to download and use – and it is maintained by a community of developers. WordPress is capable of powering large-scale websites.

Notable sites using WordPress are:

The New York Times

Sony PlayStation.Blog

Microsoft News

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What is responsive web design?

Responsive web design is the method of designing websites that makes the web pages display well on a variety of devices and window or screen sizes automatically. It greatly reduces a users need to pan, zoom and scroll when browsing the web.

Graph showing website views per device type from 2016 to 2021 demonstrating the importance of responsive web development

Why is responsive web design important?

According to StatCounter Global Stats, in 2016 mobile and tablet internet usage surpassed desktop usage for the first time, worldwide. This trend has continued ever since, which makes responsive web design imperative.