WordPress Websites
Professional, Targeted,
Fast, Secure, Maintained

A website design company that specialises in WordPress websites.

We specialise in building WordPress websites that are professional, targeted, fast, secure, and properly maintained.

We started in May 2000, and design, build, and maintain WordPress websites for customers around the world. We also offer website hosting, weekly offsite backups, WordPress software maintenance, and 24/7 WordPress security and monitoring.

Trade & Lateral started building email marketing campaigns when email marketing first appeared in South Africa. We can help you to build an email marketing strategy, design HTML emails, and convert existing PDF emails to HTML code. Please contact us for a custom quote.

Website Design

Our WordPress website designs are so easy to use that you can update your website yourself.

Website Costs

Do you need a website cost estimate? Check the costs of an information website, or an ecommerce shop.

Maintenance & Security

We will maintain your WordPress software, secure and monitor your site, and fix it should a hack ever occur.

Website Speed

We can speed up your WordPress website, which can boost your Google page rankings and sales.

Website Backups

We will backup your WordPress website every week, and will store eight copies OFFSITE so you’ll never lose your work.

Hosting & Domains

We’ll register your domain name, setup your email addresses, and host your website and email accounts.

Website Design Portfolio

Tim Driman – Photographer

Retired entrepreneur, qualified FGASA Field and Trails Guide, and wildlife and nature photographer, Tim Driman has grown up in the bush around South Africa, sometimes venturing as far as Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, Namibia and Mozambique, paying close attention to the various styles of conservation management found in those areas. Tim is always ready for a challenge, project or adventure!


website design portfolio

Email Marketing Add Ons

Email Newsletter Design

We’ll design your HTML email newsletter and show you what to send, how to send it, and who to send it to.

Convert PDF to HTML

We have been building HTML for more than 20 years and can convert your PDF into an HTML email newsletter.

Email Design Portfolio

Look through past email newsletters we have designed and built. Please contact us for a custom quote.

Customer Reviews

Blog: Website Design & Email Marketing

As a website design company, we are obsessed with all types of amazing ideas for working online! We are particularly excited about website design and strategy, website backups, and website maintenance and security. We also love email marketing strategy, HTML email design, and PDF to HTML email conversion. If you have a business idea or a website design idea that you want some advice on, or a website strategy that you know will work, we are here to deliver. Please contact us if you would like to know more or if you’d like a custom quote. There’s no limit to what we can build for you!

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