Digital Strategy, Web Design & Development

Heavy Penguin is a digital web agency that focuses on modern web technologies with the aim of delivering cutting edge digital solutions to all of our clients.

We are proud to be a small and intimate digital agency that doesn't lose customer focus as our client base grows.

We have helperd member associations with Digital Transformation and SME's launch their e-commerce projects.

With over 15 years experience, when it comes to the web we offer bespoke services that will take your company to the next level. The key areas in which we specialise are as follows…

  • Websites and Applications 
  • Digital Retail & E-Commerce
  • Digital Transformation
  • Website Audits
  • UX and UI Design
 
$1,000+
 
$50 - $99 / hr
 
2 - 9
 Founded
2010
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Ware, United Kingdom
headquarters
  • Ware, HRT
    United Kingdom

Portfolio

Key clients: 

- The Institue of The Motor Indusrty

- Argos

- Zoopla

- Domestic and General

- WashShopandGo.co.uk

- and many more....

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Web Dev, Branding, and Video for Cleaning Firm

"We had someone on the other end of the phone whenever we needed."

Quality: 
5.0
Schedule: 
5.0
Cost: 
5.0
Willing to refer: 
5.0
The Project
 
Less than $10,000
 
Feb. 2018 - Apr. 2018
Project summary: 

Heavy Penguin did online branding and web development along with video editing. Services included logo design, UI design, prototyping, and testing. The solution has launched.

The Reviewer
 
201-500 Employees
 
Enfield, United Kingdom
Alliance Cleaning
CEO, Alliance Facilities Solutions Ltd / Alliance Haus Ltd.
 
Verified
The Review
Feedback summary: 

The website and video have both generated positive feedback, and user visits to the site have seen a steady increase. Customers can expect a highly knowledgeable partner who can deliver custom solutions.

The client submitted this review online.

BACKGROUND

Please describe your company and your position there.

I am the CEO of Alliance Cleaning Ltd.

OPPORTUNITY / CHALLENGE

For what projects/services did your company hire Heavy Penguin?

We needed web development, branding, and a professionally edited time-lapse video to showcase one of our house builds.

What were your goals for this project?

We wanted an easy to use, informative website to showcase our offerings. We also wanted an attention-grabbing professional video.

SOLUTION

How did you select this vendor?

We’d hired them for web development before. We initially found them via recommendation.

Describe the project and the services they provided in detail.

They assisted from discovery through deployment, including online branding and logo design, persona profiling, and user journey mapping. They did UI design and prototyping and managed the development and testing phase.

What was the team composition?

We had a single point of contact and client account manager.

RESULTS & FEEDBACK

Can you share any information that demonstrates the impact that this project has had on your business?

We’ve received positive feedback on the video and website. User visits are increasing each month thanks to Heavy Penguin’s work.

How was project management arranged and how effective was it?

They communicated effectively and gave us great confidence. We had someone on the other end of the phone whenever we needed.

What did you find most impressive about this company?

They brought deep and diverse industry knowledge, and they could tailor solutions to our business.

Are there any areas for improvement?

No, we’re completely satisfied.

5.0
Overall Score
  • 5.0 Scheduling
    ON TIME / DEADLINES
  • 5.0 Cost
    Value / within estimates
  • 5.0 Quality
    Service & deliverables
  • 5.0 NPS
    Willing to refer

Web & Logo Design for Cleaning Agency

"They invested time and effort into fully understanding my company and precisely delivering on our vision."

Quality: 
5.0
Schedule: 
4.5
Cost: 
4.0
Willing to refer: 
5.0
The Project
 
Less than $10,000
 
Nov. - Dec. 2018
Project summary: 

Heavy Penguin redesigned a website to refresh its look and increase its reach. The team led a discovery phase to scope out the project. They delivered an updated site layout. They also revamped the logo.

The Reviewer
 
1-10 Employees
 
Buntingford, United Kingdom
Ricki Shelsher
Owner, RJS Cleaning
 
Verified
The Review
Feedback summary: 

The new site attracted more business within six weeks. Heavy Penguin provided a single point of contact who gave frequent updates and responded quickly to inquiries. Customers can expect a highly knowledgeable and professional team that delivers high-quality work at fair prices.

The client submitted this review online.

BACKGROUND

Please describe your company and your position there.

I am the owner of RJS Cleaning, a residential and commercial cleaning company based in the UK.

OPPORTUNITY / CHALLENGE

For what projects/services did your company hire Heavy Penguin?

The business expanded in late 2018. I engaged Heavy Penguin to overhaul the website to reflect our recent growth.

What were your goals for this project?

I wanted to update the site’s design and reach. I also wanted a new logo that better represented the brand.

SOLUTION

How did you select this vendor?

I saw Heavy Penguin’s past work and was impressed with its quality. When we sat down for a conversation, the team demonstrated professionalism and a commitment to their customers’ needs.

Describe the project in detail.

We initially met to discuss our company to give Heavy Penguin a clearer idea of our identity and goals. They also looked at our current website and asked what we liked and didn’t like about it. The next meeting centered around content and design. Their team showed us different layouts to choose from. They then developed a design for our site.

What was the team composition?

We worked with a project manager who stayed with our project throughout.

RESULTS & FEEDBACK

Can you share any outcomes from the project that demonstrate progress or success?

Since its launch six weeks ago, our new site has brought in more business with new customers. This has made a significant impact on our small company.

How effective was the workflow between your team and theirs?

The project manager communicated effectively from start to finish. He was always accessible for meetings and questions.

What did you find most impressive about this company?

They invested time and effort into fully understanding my company and precisely delivering on our vision.

Are there any areas for improvement?

No, we’re highly satisfied with their work.

5.0
Overall Score We couldn’t have asked for better work.
  • 4.5 Scheduling
    ON TIME / DEADLINES
    Heavy Penguin’s team made the collaboration effortless.
  • 4.0 Cost
    Value / within estimates
    Their prices met our needs.
  • 5.0 Quality
    Service & deliverables
    Their work is second to none.
  • 5.0 NPS
    Willing to refer
    I’m very impressed with their products and will definitely recommend them.

Web Design & Dev for Landscaping and Building Company

“They’re cost-effective and dedicated.”

Quality: 
5.0
Schedule: 
5.0
Cost: 
5.0
Willing to refer: 
5.0
The Project
 
Less than $10,000
 
Jan. 2018 - Jan. 2018
Project summary: 

Heavy Penguin designed and developed a corporate website for a landscaping and building company, helping them showcase their work and attract clients. The team also implemented email and contact capabilities.

The Reviewer
 
1-10 Employees
 
Stevenage, UK
Dane Treadwell
Owner, Mammoth Landscape Build
 
Verified
The Review
Feedback summary: 

Heavy Penguin delivered a wonderful, professional, and accessible website that has been praised by customers for its design elements. They were a collaborative team, communicating responsively throughout the project.

The client submitted this review online.

BACKGROUND

Please describe your company and your position there.

I’m the owner of Mammoth Landscape Build. We’re a landscaping and building company based in Stevenage.

OPPORTUNITY / CHALLENGE

For what projects/services did your company hire Heavy Penguin?

I needed to fully design and build a website.

What were your goals for this project?

I wanted a stunning website to showcase our work and encourage potential customers to browse our portfolio and hire us.

SOLUTION

How did you select this vendor?

I found out about Heavy Penguin through word of mouth.

Describe the project and the services they provided in detail.

Heavy Penguin created and built our company website, linking it to a new email address and contact form for our clients. They implemented various design elements to showcase our work and attract business.

What was the team composition?

We had a single point of contact throughout the project.

RESULTS & FEEDBACK

Can you share any information that demonstrates the impact that this project has had on your business?

The final website was stunning, professional, and user-friendly. Our customers have reacted positively, praising the site’s design and flow.

How was project management arranged and how effective was it?

It was a highly collaborative process with consistent communication.

What did you find most impressive about this company?

They’re cost-effective and dedicated.

Are there any areas for improvement?

I can’t think of anything right now.

5.0
Overall Score
  • 5.0 Scheduling
    ON TIME / DEADLINES
  • 5.0 Cost
    Value / within estimates
  • 5.0 Quality
    Service & deliverables
  • 5.0 NPS
    Willing to refer