A freelance web developer for small business websites

If you've been searching for a freelance web developer based in York, that builds small business websites to generate more leads for your business, then hello 👋🏻, I'm Rob.

My small business wesite design services help in lots of ways:

  • You want to launch a new website for your business and need planning and development advice to get started.
  • You're current website is not generating leads or performing as well as could be.
  • You want to take your sales online with a conversion-focussed ecommerce website.
  • You want to skyrocket your site's performance by developing a headless CMS solution that powers a static site generator such as Gatsby or Next.js.
  • You want simple, straightforward SEO advice to improve your search rankings.

Tell me about your project and let's see how we can work together.


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Rob Kendal freelance website developer

How I can help with your business website

As an experienced freelance web designer, I have the expertise to assist with a range of small business website projects.


Bespoke websites

A well-planned and well-designed custom website will work best for you business to generate more leads and delight customers.

Migrations & moves

Don't be stuck with a sub-par website provider. Let me tackle the hard work and migrate you to a better hosting environment.

Ecommerce sites

If you want to sell online, you need an ecommerce website that's designed to convert customers and drive sales.

SEO & marketing

Whether it's strategy, planning, or optimising an existing presence, my straightforward advice will help you climb those rankings.

UX/UI consultancy

Simple advice on how to convert more leads from your website and how to improve your website for better customers experiences.

Website audits

If you want to know where you stand before you start, a thorough audit of your existing website helps power more informed decisions.


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Website development services

I specialise in delivering small business websites and website consultancy services to a range of clients of all sizes.

With me, as well as a reliable freelance web developer, you'll always get:

  • Straightforward knowledge and advice from a professional freelance developer more than 15 years in the business.
  • Honest, reliable suggestions that always keep your business in mind.
  • An approach that is built upon marketing-led websites and driving leads for your business.
  • First-class support from day 1: from planning, development, delivery and beyond!
  • Simple marketing and Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) services set for growth.
  • Expert website design services and modern website development practices including, Next.js, GraphQL and the Jamstack for superb customer experiences.
  • Help and support launching super fast, accessible, static websites that rank well on search engines.

Let's talk about your sall business website project and how we can hit your goals.

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Brands of all sizes

As a freelance web developer, I've loved working with some superb brands, nationally and local to York.

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What my clients say

From small business web design services to digital marketing and support, here's what some of my clients have to say.


Andrea Hall

Rob has been managing my website for years, but more recently I turned to him for a complete re-build to a bespoke e-commerce solution. I trust him implicitly to know what system is best for my business, and to simplify the process for me. It feels like a colleague relationship rather than a supplier, and the quality of his support, and patience is invaluable.Andrea Hall

Anne de Freyman

I struggled for years to find the right person to build a website I would be proud of for my business. Until I met Rob. I was impressed with Rob's creative talent and his patience. He built exactly the website I wanted and gave me all the help I needed to make it work. Superlative customer service!Anne de Freyman

Claire Horsfield

Rob helped me setup HubSpot and integrate it with my website. Rob's work is professional and to a high standard, always being completed quickly. He helped me learn the new software quickly.Claire Horsfield

Heidi Green

Rarely do you meet someone who gives so generously of their knowledge, sharing so much information to help others achieve their goals. Rob is an inspiration in his approach, taking the fear out of what sometimes seems an overwhelming task. Professional, approachable, innovative, what more can I say!Heidi Green

Simeron Taak

Rob has been an excellent mentor for me. I would definitely recommend working with Rob to any developers looking for a mentor. Rob has been part of my biggest JavaScript progression to date.Simeron Taak

Asam Shan

Rob is great! He has a real knack of instilling confidence by breaking down and simplifying any problem I've had. He is always available and genuinely happy to help.Asam Shan

How I can help your business

If you're in need of a freelance web developer, looking for advice on your existing website or in need of a complete custom website build for your business, it costs nothing to start a conversation.


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