Affordable Web Design

for Business and Personal Websites

Are you struggling to decide who to ask

to build your BRAND NEW Website?

Have you searched Google and got overwhelmed with the 100’s of choices of affordable web design Companies and still found no real solution?

Don’t worry you are not alone.

In fact around 9 out of 10 people just like you face this problem.

Recently I was speaking with someone, just like you, who had done the “Google Search Marathon” trawling through dozens of web design websites, most simply didn’t have any useful information at all! Their search efforts left them so overwhelmed they just gave up with a headache and had nothing to show for their efforts.


So as you can tell, this is not a small problem, not a problem just faced by you


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Richard Thorne Web Design

Web Design Decisions

Sometimes making decisions can be hard I know I can be terrible at making decisions, I’ll do the research analyse and ponder over what the best decision for me could be.

That’s why I will do whatever I can to help you be certain your decision for me to create your brand-new website is the best one for you.

I’ve helped loads of happy customers decide to make their Dream Website a reality. My goal is to help small to medium businesses and people like you to have the best possible website, giving you an amazing online presence without the fluff your competitors will be envious of.


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Not only that…

…But I can also help you keep your new website safe and secure with Amazing Hosting and get your Website ready for the Search Engines, which in turn will get you more visitors and more customers.

You’ll be delighted with the website I create for you.

When you ask me to help you build your website, not only will you solve your website decision overwhelm but you can also expect:-

Fantastic Customer Support: I’m here to help wherever I can.

No Tech Speak: Well as little as possible. My goal is to make your online experience with me, clear and easy to understand.

Personal Guidance: From beginning to completion I’m still here helping.

Value For Money: I use modular pricing so you can pick and choose what you want keeping the price as low as possible.

More than you bargained for: I always over deliver. I just can’t help it!

Some of my Affordable Web Design work

Here’s a few clients website for you to see what I can do for you. Feel free to click through to the actual website and have a look around. Don’t forget to come back here though, he he.

Happy Website Customers

Richard is a really good and positive communicator who is interested in people. He is reliable and a reassuring presence especially if your software is on the blink!

Above all Richard is a kind, helpful and honest person who loves a challenge and is great to have on your side.

with blessings

Anthony Ward

Richard Thorne provided me with a professional and friendly service.
He understood my vision right away and did an excellent job bringing the project to completion, making for an efficient, as well as friendly, experience.
Claire Carter

Claire Carter Gardens

This is a message of recommendation for the services of Richard Thorne . He has been a great support bringing his many internet skills to The Avalon Community Centre . He is Community minded and this is reflected in the very generous rate for his services . I would not hesitate to recommend him to any business/personal website support .
Sincerely ,
Howard Malpas.

Avalon Centre

Thank you for creating my new website you made the whole process very simple and understandable. Your support is great answering my questions in detail and quickly when I asked them.
Raymond Munro

Thank you for all you have done creating Audiocabs website. I gave you full control to come up with a functioning website with a booking form and you went above and beyond what I asked for.
The website looks great, prices amazing value for money and your service outstanding, I couldn’t ask for any more.

AudioCabs Glastonbury

Richard’s services simply brilliant! My past experiences with website builders and developers have been people who are just interested in taking an annual hosting fee at inflated fees and who have turned out to be unavailable for resolving any issues with my website.

Richard is the complete opposite. He keeps an eye on my website and is always on hand to update it as and when it’s needed. I now have complete peace of mind that my site will always be running smoothly so that I keep my online presence and don’t lose clients as a result of glitches or technical developments with search engines such as Google. Richard also offers great rates and is a pleasure to work with! I would highly recommend all of his services!

Anna Soulis

Web Design FAQ

I've been quoted 4 times as much as you are charging. How do you do it?

That’s the beauty of modular website design!
You can pick and choose what you want for your website.

Other Companies will put together a complicated proposal, use all sorts of technical terms that confuse you, wack a massive price on it and there you have it you’ll be paying 4x more than with me.

Are there any hidden charges?

No hidden charges you’ll be guided through the order process which is as transparent as possible and there’ll be loads of opportunity to ask questions.

What is WordPress?

WordPress is a free and open-source content management system (CMS) based on PHP and MySQL. This means your not paying for software to manage and run your website.

What is a WordPress Theme?

A WordPress Theme is the way the site is displayed, without modifying the underlying software. I build all your websites using the Divi theme one of the worlds most popular and supported WordPress themes, developed by Elegant Themes Divi is constantly updated and new features are added regularly.

Do I have to learn web design myself after you finish?

That’s up to you basic training is provided when your website is finished but we also provide managed options if you want a done for you solution.

How does my website generate new business?

Once your website is complete it is ready to start taking leads and get you new business. To get those leads you will need visitors (traffic) there are various methods to get visitors like PPC (pay per click) or SEO (search engine optimisation) I have several business partners who can provide these services for you.


What if I don't like what you've done?

Ha! Hardly likely, but if you aren’t happy with your lovely new website, we can change what you don’t like and make sure you are happy.

After all your happiness is my goal.

Let me build your Website!

Your website is created and managed with the help of these Services

Anna Soulis Copywriter

So you’ve decided to take the leap of faith and have your website updated or created from the scratch.

You have great images and an idea as to what you want to say and how you would like your services or products presented. What’s the next step?

Your brand and image now needs to be presented and communicated so that you are shown in the best possible way. Anna-Sophia Soulis does just that.

Creating engaging and unique written content which will catch the reader’s interest and keep them on your particular website is what she specialises in. Offering a fast turnaround, she will deliver results at affordable rates, making sure your company, business or
profile reaches readers both locally, nationally and worldwide.

For further information please contact her at: [email protected]


Hi I'm Richard

I'm here to help with whatever you need.
I'd love to work with you but you have to be happy that we will work well together.
Maybe you are just looking for an answer to something you want to fix yourself, well that's fine too. Ask away!

Do you want a FREE Website Audit? Tick the box in the contact form, add your URL and I'll get it to you within 24 hours! 

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Why Affordable Web Design is the Best Solution to more Local Clients and Sales.

The Tale of a Local Builder and his Web Design Dilemma

 “In today’s competitive market, having a web presence is crucial for every single business. A good website is what differentiates a successful business from a failing one” – these were the words, my friend and fellow local builder, said to me when I was stumped on how to increase my client base and sales. 

It was not long ago when I started as a local builder. At first, everything seemed on point and I made good money, but the pleasure didn’t last long. In just two months’, I was struck with a problem. I was constantly failing to reach out to potential customers and the ones I could approach rejected my services out of hand!

Holding on to my friend’s advice, I started to research about building an affordable website for my business!

There were so many Web Design Companies offering lots and lots of different prices and packages, or not showing prices but offering a to give me a quote or proposal which felt a bit pushy at this stage. It didn’t take me long to understand that the main question shouldn’t be; whether or not I should have a low cost website, this should be a given, but the actual question should be; how effective my website is to capture potential buyers details while establishing my brand identity!

Cheap and Affordable Doesn’t Mean Bad Quality and Lacking Function.

Since I had no idea about coding or building a website, creating one on my own was completely out of the question. So, I started the bumpy journey of searching for professional and affordable website designers. I narrowed my search and reviewed a few portfolios ranking among the top search results but unfortunately, none of them met my time and financial commitments, until I landed here. You can spend thousands of pounds on an amazing website with pages for this and pages for that but without a doubt my small business website would benefit from being a modern “CHEAP WEBSITE DESIGN” as this would give me everything I needed to show our products and services, offers, attract new clients and keep clients informed of what we are doing.

After visiting so many designer websites, finding Richards website was a breath of fresh air.  I could easily contact him by clicking the Call Now button on my mobile or by sending an email via the contact form. Just after our initial discussion, I was already convinced to work with Richard for two primary reasons;

First the project cost was not through the roof and secondly, Richard was extremely accommodating and helpful!

Communication was precise as well as clear.  I was instantly able to find answers to all of my questions including;

  • Cost and time required for the project completion
  • Mobile friendliness and responsiveness of the website
  • Why WordPress is the best platform for local business websites
  • What is the best way to be found on the Search Engines once my site is live?

I could bank on Richard to design a website for my local business. I was involved in every phase of development and the finished website couldn’t surprise me more in terms of value and quality. The finished website was exactly what I needed, he even had a content writer to help with the wording of my site.

Now I have a beautifully designed WordPress website that works best on all devices while I enjoy improved conversion rates and large customer base! 

In the end, it all comes down service quality and communication.

Richard Thorne Web Design
9 Austin Road


+44 7454 150 797

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Richard Thorne Web Design
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Kerry Dodd
Kerry Dodd
12:46 03 Mar 20
Richard designed me a fantastic affordable website. He didn't blind me with "techy" details or try and push me to... spend more than I could afford. A diligent, patient chap who I can highly recommend. If there ever has been a "glitch" on the website he has sorted it out immediately. No nasty hidden more
Kate Morel
Kate Morel
13:56 05 Feb 20
We approached Richard for a new website design to create a fresh online look to the business. He's a patient and... thorough web designer and we've been very pleased with the resulting website. Thank you more
Taxi Glastonbury
Taxi Glastonbury
19:49 30 Dec 19
Thank you for all you have done creating Audiocabs website. I gave you full control to come up with a functioning... website with a booking form and you went above and beyond what I asked for.The website looks great, prices amazing value for money and your service outstanding, I couldn't ask for any more. Chris Audiocabsread more
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