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What's Your Web-Story?

Websites that Distinguish Your Company

Your website is more than just pages of information, its a strategic presentation of your story, it connects you with your customers, and its a tool to help you run a more effective business. If you are like many businesses canned websites won't do much to help your operations. Our custom site designs address your specific needs: memberships; enrollments; e-commerce; user profiles; granular searches; complex forms and reports; and much more. Your site will assist your business objectives and look great on any device.

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Web Development Services



Content Strategy & UX

Before your site is designed we take three important steps. Content strategy is the plan that determines how best to present your content in order to most effectively tell your story and direct your visitors to what you wish them to see and do. User experience (UX) examines what tools and techniques will be used to create an enjoyable visit to your site. User interface (UI) is the actual design, the look and feel of your pages.


Look Your Best

Our websites are custom-designed to best facilitate the particular needs of your business objectives. Whenever possible we recommend original photography and illustration so you will never look cookie-cutter! Our expertise with Art and photography offers you a options rarely found in a single studio. Our objective is to make your website a visual delight and an experience that will encourage your customers to return!


Responsive Design

People surf the web on mobile devices more than ever before. It's critical that your website looks good on a tablet and smart phone. Responsive design allows a site to "respond" to the device so the presentation is always optimized to look great! Unlike web designers who overuse the newest technology rather than prioritize design, we put readability and our understanding of style before the bells and whistles.


Site Management

Depending on your level interest and comfort you can choose to manage your website content or leave it to us. We offer a proprietary Content Management System that allows site owners to log in to a simple dashboard where you can edit your text and images. We provide special features and tools to help you and your customers - like slideshows, interactive maps, e-commerce, blogs, membership data bases and more.


 

Recent Website Design & Development


Custom Maps | Multi-Lingual | Membership | Application
Brosann Travel
We designed the identity and stylish website for this high-end, Spanish-based international travel company. The site includes custom mapping and comprehensive content management and data bases for customers and employees.

E-Commerce | Membership
Citri California
An organic cosmetics start-up - we developed Citri Califirnia's name, identity, packaging, collateral and website design.

Custom Mapping | Multi-level Search | Membership
Sonoma County Farm Trails
SCFT is a non-profit organization who's mission to "ensure the continuing economic viability of Sonoma County agriculture by instilling an appreciation of ag as a vital part of our community/lifestyle." Among other things they sponsor and produce the Gravenstein Apple Fair and Weekend Along the farm Trails. Dan Gilbert Art Group has designed the Apple Fair posters and products as well as the Farm Trails website and most of its other marketing and advertising materials.

Custom Mapping | Multi-level Search | Membership
El Dorado County Farm Trails
Artisan website to design built this comprehensive, CMS-based website for the Northern California agricultural organization. This product is part of our agricultural website program and is based on a specialized program originally created and developed together with Sonoma County Farm Trail's. The membership site provides numerous online services and information for the organization's membership and the public and can be managed in-house by the site owner.

E-commerce | Registration | CMS
Sebastopol Compassionate Care
We developed the identity, website, collateral and advertising for this medical cannabis grower and delivery service. We also provide the website product photography.

Class Schedules | Enrollment | Payments | Audio/Video Galleries
Mini Music
Mini music, led by Ali Mann is a popular Sonoma County Music class series for young children and their parents. Using the cartoons of renowned artist Stanley Mouse, we developed their branding and website.

Responsive | Portfolio | CMS
Anchordoguy Landscaping Inc.
Website and updated identity for a landscape architectural company.

Capabilities | Responsive | CMS
Anderson, Folkoff & Co., Inc.
Identity and website for Accountancy Firm.

Recruitment | CMS
AngelRN
Identity, Website and marketing collateral for hospital patient advocacy organization.

True North Health Center
A website and photography for this renowned Sonoma County health center.

Services | Scheduling | CMS
Scott Family Dental
A content-managed dental website.

Services | Scheduling | CMS
Villaggio Dental
A whimsical, family-oriented, content-managed dental website.

Resources | Events | Blog
Fulton Psychological Group
We designed the identity, collateral and website for this southern California psychotherapy practice.

Custom Mapping | Multi-level Search | Membership
Demeter
Demeter Association is the world's premier biodynamic farming organization. Artisan Website Design designed and built their interactive membership directory - its is searchable by various criteria and includes maps and member profiles.

Simple Brochure Site
Moguls LLC
We created the branding and website for this ski school and ski instructor application.

Custom Mapping | Multi-level Search | Membership
Sebastopol Chamber of Commerce
A business-promoting, membership website developed for the Sebastopol Chamber of Commerce.

Galleries | Video | Discography | Gig Calendar
Greg Anton Music
Musician website presents comprehensive biographical data, discography, band history, audio and video tracks and current gigs. Also provided numerous CD package designs and musician photography.

Simple Brochure Site
Greg Anton, Attorney at Law
Law firm website and photography.

Membership | Resources | Events | Blog
GAEL
A website design in collaboration with Webvanta for the Georgia Association of Educational Leaders.

Simple Brochure Site
Bison Cards
Identity, iPhone app UI and website design for this consumer services start-up.

Design Only
UC Berkeley Department of Astronomy
A University of California website design developed together with Webvanta.

Design Only
UC Berkeley Department of Ethnic Studies
A University of California website design developed together with Webvanta.



Endorsements


“Dan Gilbert is a complete pleasure to work with. Not only is he thorough, efficient and very attentive to my needs Dan is also fun, joyful and easy to be around. His artistic eye is spot on and the logo and website he designed for us have been game changers. I can highly recommend his work to anyone.”

— Ali Mann, Owner/Music Teacher, Mini Music