A website design company that specialises in WordPress websites.

We are a website design company that started in May 2000. We design, build and maintain WordPress websites for customers around the world. You can also use us for website hosting, weekly offsite backups, WordPress software maintenance, and WordPress security and monitoring. You should be able to focus on your core business without worrying about details like website design and security. That’s where we come in – we do it all for you!

We also offer a variety of email marketing services like email marketing strategy, HTML email design, converting PDFs to HTML emails, and landing pages. Please contact us for a custom quote, or look through all our website and email services below.

WordPress Website Design Company

WordPress Website Design

From R5000

Our WordPress website designs are so versatile and easy to use that you can update your website yourself, or we can do it for you.

Maintenance, Security, & Backups

From R450 per month

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

WordPress Website Speed

R2450 once off

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

WordPress Website Backups

R1000 per year

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

Website Hosting & Domains

From R99 per month

We will register your domain name, setup your email addresses, and host your website and email accounts so you don’t have to lift a finger.

Website Design Portfolio

From R5000

Please have a look through past websites we have designed and continue to maintain, and contact us for a custom quote.

Email Newsletter Design, PDF to HTML, Consultations

Email Newsletter Design

From R1000

We’ll design your HTML email newsletter and show you what to send, how to send it, and who to send it to, so your email gets a great response!

Convert PDF to HTML Email

From R1000

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

Email Newsletter Design Portfolio

From R1000

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

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

Customer Reviews: Email and Website Design Company

“Trade and Lateral Development designed and built my website and I’m really thrilled with the result. My website is SUPER fast and my customers love it. Michelle is great to work with, friendly and always willing to help and advise. She keeps me up to date with all the new and forever changing aspects that go with a website. I strongly recommend her to anyone who wants a website designed.”
Kate Turton – Owner
K’LEA Handbags

“Trade and Lateral Development provide first class service delivery and design. The attention to detail is unmistakable and it is clear that client satisfaction is always a top priority. The quality and calibre of work have constantly exceeded my expectations.”
Yosheni Naidoo – Marketer

“Michelle is always eager to assist and makes a marked effort to understand our needs and meet them. I continue to be impressed by the high quality of creative solutions and customer support demonstrated by Michelle and would recommend her to any company. Her solutions are creative and she executes them efficiently with good attention to detail.”
Melany Bydawell – Director
HRTorQue Outsourcing

“Trade and Lateral Development designed and built our website and continue to maintain it. We are really pleased with the result and their service is excellent. They are efficient and meticulous, and Michelle is a pleasure to work with. I recommend anyone looking for website designer calls Trade and Lateral Development.”
Gordon White – Owner
East Coast Moulders

“Michelle at Trade and Lateral Development has been amazing! Michelle took my website from an outdated mess to attractive functional website overnight. Thank you so much, many clients have already commented!”
Lindy Oosthuizen – Owner
The Skin and Laser Clinic

“Trade and Lateral is my go-to for all my email building and sending needs! It’s very rare that you find someone who doesn’t complain or push back when you change your mind on artwork or copy for the 15th time since initial brief. Michelle is such a treat to work with and she consistently delivers great quality on-time every time!”
Ashleigh Rich – Brand Builder
FMI Income Protection

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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