We help tradies get more leads through professional, stylish websites designed for results.
Every business in every industry needs a website. Being in the trades you understand the importance of having the right tool for the job, and the Internet is without question your biggest marketing tool.
If you’re looking to grow your Auckland plumbing, gas fitting, building, electrical, painting, wallpaper hanging or earthmoving business, then you need a user-friendly, professional, and reliable website.
Talk to our Geek free team about an effective tradie site. Call 0800 686 237.
Websites for tradespeople that get the job done
An effective, great looking, easy-to-find website means that while you are flat out on the tools, or spending quality time off the tools, your website is working for you 24/7.
But more importantly, if you don’t have a website, then your competitors are getting what could well be your business.
Digital marketing has changed the game for New Zealand tradespeople. While word-of-mouth recommendations are still incredibly important, if you want to stand out from your competitors and generate more leads, you need to be online. But not just with any off-the-shelf website created by a team based in another time zone and unfamiliar with the way New Zealand operates.
You need professional website that positions you as an authority and gives you a strong online presence in your local area, and we’re locals.
We know the trades
Thousands of Kiwis search online for a trades service, every single day. To be found by potential clients you need to be seen in all the right places at the right time and then the design needs to be good enough to convince them to hang around and give you some business. Our website designers know they are designing for results, not just making a pretty website – although they do that, too.
We get your business, and we get New Zealand customers
We’re not just a bunch of geeks playing computer games all day long. We’re hard-working copywriters, graphic designers and SEO experts, and as a small business ourselves we fully appreciate the challenges you face in the New Zealand marketplace.
For over a decade we’ve been working alongside local and national businesses, such as plumbers, electricians, builders, concrete layers and landscapers, to name but a few, and whether you’re a one man show or a larger company, we have a good understanding of the services you provide, and we know how to sell your services to the right audience.
We understand how to create websites for tradespeople that get results.
All-in-one service for the trades
As a tradie, you work hard: invoicing, doing quotes, managing staff, answering calls, as well as getting the work done. When you’re on the job the last thing you need is to get dragged into some lengthy design and development process. Who has the time, or inclination, to deal with a copywriter, an SEO person and a graphic designer? That’s where Geek Free comes in. We offer an all-in-one service for the trades. We’ll showcase your services on an easy-to-navigate and secure WordPress website and we’ll handle all the dreary technical aspects, leaving you to do business.
Talk to our Geek free team about how our tradie site will grow your business. Call 0800 686 237.
Geek-free tool box
Our way of designing websites for tradespeople is tried and true. We know what tradespeople need and more importantly, we know what potential customers expect you to have. What we deliver saves you time and money and lets you get on with what you do best … your trade.
Let us take care of everything for you: we’ll design your site, set up your domain name and emails, write your copy and arrange your web hosting. If you don’t have a logo, we can take care of that as well.
What do tradies need in a website?
A fast loading, great looking website that looks good, feels good and tells customers exactly what they need to know. Your website also needs to be mobile friendly so people can browse it easily, or they’ll bail, fast.
So, we create a stand-out, easy to navigate website using responsive designs that work on any device. Next, we populate your website with custom, authoritative content that shows you’re an industry expert. And finally, we drive targeted traffic to your site with digital marketing. We’ll handle every aspect of the process for you from setup to maintenance.
All you have to do is provide us with some basic info about your business and answer the phones when they start ringing. Then, because you will be so busy on the job, we can maintain, update, add more content and change your site for you whenever it needs doing.
The tradie content
Your website needs a way for people to contact you, a list of the services you offer, some examples of your previous work, and information about you and your team so people know they’re dealing with real, live humans.
- Home page
Visitors decide in seconds whether a webpage is interesting or relevant, so you need an attention-grabbing explanation of your services while focusing on their needs.
People want to see what you can do so show them examples of previous work in an image gallery.
Let people know what you can do for them with a services section.
- About Us
After the homepage, the “About Us” page is usually the most viewed page. People look to see if you’re real, they can trust you and whether to take you seriously. It is necessary!
- Contact form
This will make it easy for potential clients to get in touch. People are looking online for your services in your area right now, so a simple form and map makes it easy.
Focus on your business and we’ll focus on your website
Let us put your business online and you’ll see the difference.
Our Tradie Website Package
- Five content pages
- Copywriting and on-page SEO
- 20 stock photos
- Responsive design
- Google analytics
- Two hours of changes
- Contact form
The full tradie toolkit
Being a successful web design company, we of course have options to suit all budgets.
From copywriting to logo design, the right photos to showcase your work and help getting found by Google, our marketing and design experts are on hand to make sure the right people to your site and like what they find.
Based on Auckland’s North Shore, we work with businesses across New Zealand. Contact our design team to discuss your needs and we’ll help you choose the package that’s right for your business. Call 0800 686 237.
Hardworking websites for tradespeople
Looking for inspiration on tradie websites? We’ve been creating websites for small- and medium-size businesses across North Auckland for over 10 years. Take a look at some of the websites we have built for other Auckland tradespeople.