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Beverley Naidoo – author

Beverley Naidoo – author

South African writer Beverley Naidoo came to us for a complete re-vamp of her large website – and was very pleased with the results! Read Beverley’s testimonial here. Visit Beverley’s website here. Continue reading

Bernardine Evaristo – writer

Bernardine Evaristo – writer

2019 Booker prizewinner Bernardine Evaristo’s previous site was a very basic WordPress arrangement, not befitting her elevated status in the publishing world. She approached Aerta for a complete redesign. The result is a comprehensive and elegant catalogue of Bernardine’s work over the decades. We also arranged transfer of Bernardine’s hosting and domain name, and issued… Continue reading

The Fresh and the Salt

The Fresh and the Salt

Writer Ann Lingard approached aerta to design a site for her forthcoming book The Fresh and the Salt, a study of the Solway Firth. The site includes all the photos which didn’t make it into the final publication. Visit Ann’s website Continue reading

Steve Ladd – writer

Steve Ladd – writer

Steve came to us with a few illustrations and page sketches for a site to publicise his book From F-4 Phantom to A-10 Warthog, which chronicles his life as a US Air Force pilot. Taking the book jacket design as a starting point, we built a site which Steve can easily update himself. ‘John took… Continue reading

Joan Grant – writer

Joan Grant – writer

Aerta first designed a website showcasing the literary work of Joan Grant (1907-1989) back in 2005. By 2020, the site was in need of a re-vamp. Grant’s grand-daughter Nicola Bennett, with fellow Grant aficionado Jane Lahr commissioned us to produce a mobile-friendly WordPress site through which enthusiasts could contact them and discuss Grant’s work. Visit… Continue reading

Duncan Forbes – poet and painter

Duncan Forbes – poet and painter

Duncan arrived with a dated website which needed a total re-vamp. The result is an elegant new WordPress-based site with e-commerce facilities, through which Duncan sells his collections of poetry. There’s also a gallery of his excellent paintings. We also arranged new web hosting. Visit Duncan’s site Continue reading