Welcome to Stiff Design, providing Web Design, Web Development & SEO in Stratford upon Avon for 14 years.

Our simple three step formula includes a design phase providing a clear visual representation of your new website based on your business requirements and niche market; a development phase which maximises the design potential and user experience; and an enhancement phase to boost your visibility in search engine results and promote your services.


Design » Develop » Promote

Simple & effective:
  • Web design in Stratford that makes your business stand out!
  • Mobile web design in Stratford providing great user-experience!
  • Web development in Stratford that works for your business!
  • SEO in Stratford delivering results!

Stiff Design has consistently offered outstanding service and expertise in all aspects of our website requirements.

Who we are

Stiff Design is a small, experienced, highly focused, creative web design company in Stratford providing web development & SEO services in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire. We build professional, competitively priced websites for businesses, organisations and individuals.

What we offer

We offer a comprehensive web design & web development and SEO service with over 12 years experience. For SMEs and business startups searching for a local web design company in Stratford we offer you a second-to-none service committed to your business success.

What we make

We produce standards based desktop and mobile websites using 'Responsive Web Design' and 'Fluid Layouts'. All our websites are completely unique, designed to the highest quality and hand coded using valid HTML5 & CSS3

What we achieve

Our websites are faster, more efficient, and offer all-around improved website experience. Combining good design with exceptional build quality and adopting Google's 'PageSpeed' and Yahoo!'s YSlow recommendations we are proud to deliver quality websites achieving a high level of customer satisfaction.

Our expertise

We have all-round in-depth knowledge of website design, web development and SEO.

Underpinning our services is expertise in website engineering, Internet systems design, Information Architecture, open source server programming, open source database development and compliant web page authoring.

We specialise in creating bespoke dynamic websites with MySQL database for Content Management Systems (CMS).

How we can help you

Whatever your needs we deliver a professional service with experience, energy & creativity.

Our production cycle follows a simple approach to ensure a successful outcome of client projects. Your project will be well researched, well managed and professionally implemented.

So if you're looking for a web designer in Stratford, who will work with you, help shape your ideas and who will deliver a website fit for your needs, you have come to the right place. We're here to help you achieve your goals.


a real understanding and application of customer service and with all-round in-depth knowledge of both design and SEO.

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Mobile Web Design

The internet has been shifting, with more focus on tablets and smartphones than laptops and pc's so the importance of a mobile-friendly website is growing daily. We can help your website provide a great user-experience across many devices and screen sizes. Searching for website design in Stratford area? We provide web design in Stratford that delivers results. Find out what we can offer you today!

Web Development

New technologies are changing the face of the Internet allowing developers to build more dynamic and interactive websites. Stiff Design provides a full range of services utilising many web technologies ensuring your website works for you and your customers. Searching for web development in Stratford area? We provide web development in Stratford that delivers results. Find out what we can offer you today!


Search Engine Optimisation (SEO). The importance of being found by search engines cannot be over emphasised for local businesses. Establishing a friendly website for your visitors and search engines is about finding the right SEO balance. Our advanced SEO service will help achieve these aims and help provide a solid foundation to grow your search ranking. Searching for SEO in Stratford area? We provide SEO in Stratford that delivers results. Find out what we can offer you today!

Content Management System (CMS)

We put the power back into your hands by establishing an effective content management system tailored to your organisation's needs. We work hard to ensure that our in-house developed CMS makes updating and maintaining your website content a simple affair, allowing you to take complete control in keeping your message fresh.

Page Speed Optimisation

Speed Matters! Page Speed is a critical component of a website's user experience. In a content-driven world factors like page load time and page size make a big difference. Page Speed is now an important ranking factor and it's part of Google's ranking algorithm for both desktop and mobile. Having a better-optimised page will help deliver better placement in search engines.

Web Hosting

Stiff Design offers Linux Apache website hosting with PHP and MySQL database. The server is fully managed by Stiff Design so that the client is free to concentrate on their own business. Alternatively, the client is free to choose a supplier who offers similar technologies and we will be happy to work on the chosen provider's network.

We were extremely impressed with their professional and friendly approach.