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Job Vacancy: PHP Developer
Job Vacancy: PHP Developer
15th October 2014 @ 1:41pm

Formoda are urgently seeking a middle-weight PHP developer to join our growing team in South Devon. You'll need to have drive, ambition and at least 2 years agency... read all about it »

Brixham estate agent's website raises standards
Brixham estate agent's website raises standards
13th May 2014 @ 9:56am

Boyce Brixham is a veritable powerhouse of the Brixham property market. Established in 1925, the Independent Estate Agents pride themselves in their local knowledge and... read all about it »

Design for Print Literature for Devon Solicitors
Design for Print Literature for Devon Solicitors
31st October 2013 @ 8:57am

We have a close ongoing relationship with WBW Solicitors and carry out a range of creative design work for them on a regular basis. Most recently, we have been busy re-designing... read all about it »

Website Developer Vacancy in Devon and Graphic Designer Job
Website Developer Vacancy in Devon and Graphic Designer Job
7th May 2013 @ 4:45pm

We are looking for the best people to join our team of website developers, website designers and graphic designers working in our picturesque office in Berry Pomeroy in the... read all about it »

Belting good business for Heistercamp ecommerce website
Belting good business for Heistercamp ecommerce website
2nd May 2013 @ 9:30am

With over 130 years of experience in the leather goods trade, Heistercamp LLP produce handmade leather belts, bags, guitar straps and more using traditional methods. Made to... read all about it »

Tony Blair, Margaret Thatcher, Winston Churchill, the Famous Five....who next?
Tony Blair, Margaret Thatcher, Winston Churchill, the Famous Five....who next?
16th April 2013 @ 4:25pm

Great Western Features is a film, tv and commercial production team based in the South Devon town of Totnes and their team have lampooned some of the best known people in their... read all about it »

Great Value Ecommerce Website for the Devon Soap Company in Dartmouth
Great Value Ecommerce Website for the Devon Soap Company in Dartmouth
10th April 2013 @ 4:55pm

If you are looking for an ecommerce website but not looking to pay the earth, then we might have the right solution for you. Formoda have recently launched a new ecommerce... read all about it »

Complete graphic design service for Devon based WBW Solicitors
Complete graphic design service for Devon based WBW Solicitors
2nd April 2013 @ 2:17pm

Entrusting one design agency with all of your design for print needs is a big step, so Formoda are delighted to be providing that service for WBW Solicitors, who have five... read all about it »

A step up with new ecommerce website for Alton Ladders
A step up with new ecommerce website for Alton Ladders
8th March 2013 @ 11:06am

Established Newton Abbot company Alton Ladders offer a comprehensive range of ladders, scaffold towers and more, which they are able to supply to individuals and businesses... read all about it »

Formoda 6 years old today!
Formoda 6 years old today!
1st March 2013 @ 12:54pm

My, hasn't the time flown? Six years ago today David Gurney, Richard Rawlings and Simon Dolley, sat down together and started Formoda. Of course we didn't know it was going... read all about it »

Our Devon website design team enhanced by new Internet developer
Our Devon website design team enhanced by new Internet developer
25th February 2013 @ 3:53pm

Formoda continues to grow. We have just welcomed a new website developer in the guise of Adam Hardwick. He joins our experienced Devon website design team as an Internet... read all about it »

New copywriter joins Formoda team in Devon enabling us to extend our copywriting services
New copywriter joins Formoda team in Devon enabling us to extend our copywriting services
24th January 2013 @ 3:25pm

Formoda are delighted to announce the latest addition to our team in Devon. Judi Williams is joining us as an associate copywriter, providing copywriting services for our... read all about it »

New website success via search engines in week one
New website success via search engines in week one
10th January 2013 @ 8:35am

Finding new customers and clients is always hard but a Formoda client found it a lot easier than most recently. The Beauty Rooms at Aromatika launched their first ever website... read all about it »

Web Designer / Website Developer Vacancy in Devon
Web Designer / Website Developer Vacancy in Devon
2nd January 2013 @ 9:41am

Formoda are looking for new members to join our established team of web designers and website developers in Berry Pomeroy in Devon. The new roles will be determined by the... read all about it »

Putting the
Putting the "Beauty" into Beauty Rooms with new logo design
3rd December 2012 @ 10:22am

The Beauty Rooms is a new development from the Organic and Natural Skincare company Aromatika, providing beauty and massage treatments from their new premises in the heart of... read all about it »

Orders for ecommerce website within hours of launch
Orders for ecommerce website within hours of launch
22nd November 2012 @ 9:38am

Having launched an ecommerce site just last week, our client Bespoak Designs was happy to report that orders were placed through the website within just hours of launching.... read all about it »

Website design for self-catering holiday cottages in Devon
Website design for self-catering holiday cottages in Devon
15th October 2012 @ 4:39pm

Colehouse Farm Cottages are a set of three self-catering holiday cottages set in the rural idyll near Broadwoodkelly in Mid-Devon. Formoda re-branded the cottages earlier in the... read all about it »

The Totnes Traders Association choose Formoda for new website design
The Totnes Traders Association choose Formoda for new website design
12th October 2012 @ 9:00am

The Totnes Traders Association is a new organisation set up with the sole intention of making sure one of the biggest events in the Devon Christmas calendar, happens in a safe,... read all about it »

Multi-lingual website for multinational Devon company
Multi-lingual website for multinational Devon company
27th September 2012 @ 3:11pm

We have just launched a multi-lingual website for Fraser Anti-Static Techniques, a company specialising in industrial static electricity problems. The Devon-based business... read all about it »

Plymouth Builder website builds on success for Steve Mitchell Ltd
Plymouth Builder website builds on success for Steve Mitchell Ltd
14th September 2012 @ 8:54am

Plymouthbuilder.net is the new website design from the well established and successful Steve Mitchell Ltd who have been operating in the Plymouth area since 1999. Their... read all about it »

Website puts smile on faces of Totnes Dental Surgery
Website puts smile on faces of Totnes Dental Surgery
6th September 2012 @ 8:59am

Manor Lodge Dental Surgery is one of the most successful dentists in Totnes and was established in 1935. They have a great team and an excellent customer base but they felt... read all about it »

South Devon based company launches their first ecommerce website design
South Devon based company launches their first ecommerce website design
4th September 2012 @ 9:32am

Do you like beautiful, hand-crafted items and maybe something different to what you can normally buy on the High Street? Then The Forest and Co could be the website for you.... read all about it »

New website catapults social media company forward
New website catapults social media company forward
22nd August 2012 @ 8:38am

Social Media is one of the fastest growing means of promoting your business and Social Catapult are providing a professional and personal service in Devon. Now, a social... read all about it »

Website Designer / Developer Job Vacancy Devon
Website Designer / Developer Job Vacancy Devon
13th August 2012 @ 8:39am

Formoda are currently looking for new team members to join their website design and development team in South Devon. Our continued success in working with local, national and... read all about it »

New Corporate Branding for Local Energy Company
New Corporate Branding for Local Energy Company
23rd July 2012 @ 5:01pm

Cooks is a well-known company in the South West, offering a range of energy and renewable services to both domestic and commercial customers. The team is always "on the ball",... read all about it »

Kingsbridge Chiropractic Clinic Website Impresses
Kingsbridge Chiropractic Clinic Website Impresses
19th July 2012 @ 4:34pm

Kingsbridge Chiropractic Clinic is a long-established Chiropractic clinic in the South Hams, which changed ownership at the beginning of 2012. After a successful re-branding... read all about it »

Five star holiday cottages logo design reflects quality
Five star holiday cottages logo design reflects quality
13th July 2012 @ 9:42am

Colehouse Farm Cottages are five star holiday accomodation providers set in the rural idyll of Mid-Devon close to Okehampton. They approached Formoda to talk about a new website... read all about it »

New South West NHS website and staff extranet
New South West NHS website and staff extranet
9th July 2012 @ 8:46am

Peninsula Pathology Partnership represent the three NHS trusts of South Devon Healthcare, Royal Cornwall Hospitals and Plymouth Hospitals and provide pathology services... read all about it »

Devon Solicitor launches Clinical Negligence website
Devon Solicitor launches Clinical Negligence website
5th July 2012 @ 2:41pm

WBW Solicitors is one of the leading firms in the South West and Formoda have been working with them for a few years creating design for print, advertising and also their main... read all about it »

New Logo Delights Kingsbridge Chiropractor
New Logo Delights Kingsbridge Chiropractor
22nd June 2012 @ 10:18am

Kingsbridge Chiropractic Clinic has been long established in the South Hams, providing Chiropractic treatments for people suffering from all kinds of conditions. The clinic... read all about it »

As seen on BBC - Monty Halls new website goes live
As seen on BBC - Monty Halls new website goes live
14th June 2012 @ 7:40am

A well known BBC TV presenter, marine biologist, ex-marine, travel writer, public speaker and diver, Monty Halls already had an impressive CV. Then he and his team decided to... read all about it »

Ally Moates joins the Formoda team
Ally Moates joins the Formoda team
12th June 2012 @ 2:19pm

We are pleased to announce the latest addition to the Formoda team, as Ally Moates joins us as our Office Administrator. We were delighted with the high calibre of candidates... read all about it »

Content managed website helps Permaban target the UK and beyond
Content managed website helps Permaban target the UK and beyond
25th May 2012 @ 2:58pm

Permaban are an award winning manufacturer of concrete formwork and armoured joints, based just outside Plymouth in South Devon. A successful and growing company, Permaban... read all about it »

Vacancy : Office Manager / Administrator Required
Vacancy : Office Manager / Administrator Required
9th May 2012 @ 10:25am

Formoda is continuing to grow and gain more clients and therefore we are advertising a job vacancy for a new person to join our team based in Berry Pomeroy in South Devon. We... read all about it »

BBC's Monty Halls opens new shop in Dartmouth
BBC's Monty Halls opens new shop in Dartmouth
27th April 2012 @ 12:16pm

Marine Biologist Monty Halls is well known for his BBC television programmes including "Great Escapes", "Barrier Reef" and the recent BBC 2 programme "The Fisherman's... read all about it »

New logo design for Plymouth company
New logo design for Plymouth company
29th March 2012 @ 8:23am

Permaban manufacture products which protect concrete floors and external slabs. They approached Formoda in 2011 to talk about developing a new website but it soon became... read all about it »

BBC2 TV Presenter Monty Halls receives a makeover
BBC2 TV Presenter Monty Halls receives a makeover
9th March 2012 @ 11:46am

Monty Halls is well known for such programmes as Monty Halls' Great Escape, Great Hebridean Escape, Irish Escape and the Great Barrier Reef. He can also be seen now on our... read all about it »

Award-winning Caricaturist Launches New Website
Award-winning Caricaturist Launches New Website
5th March 2012 @ 5:12pm

Mark Nesbitt is an award-winning cartoonist and caricaturist based on the border of Devon and Cornwall, who has worked under the pen name of Luke Warm for over 20 years. Having... read all about it »

Happy 5th Birthday to Formoda
Happy 5th Birthday to Formoda
1st March 2012 @ 8:14am

We can't believe it, but it is 5 years ago that David Gurney, Richard Rawlings and Simon Dolley first started trading as Formoda. The three of us had been working together since... read all about it »

Social Sharing Improves Shopping Experience on Distinctly Living Website
Social Sharing Improves Shopping Experience on Distinctly Living Website
15th February 2012 @ 2:17pm

Here at Formoda, we're always keen to help our clients to make the most of their online presence. So, when our Dartmouth-based clients Distinctly Living, an interiors, homewares... read all about it »

A Breath of Fresh Air for Torquay B&B Website
A Breath of Fresh Air for Torquay B&B Website
1st February 2012 @ 9:47am

Kethla House is a Bed and Breakfast in Torquay, which was taken over by owners Andrew and Lisa just over five years ago. An attractive 4 Star hotel in a popular holiday... read all about it »

Leading Back Care Company Revamps Ecommerce Website With Impressive Results
Leading Back Care Company Revamps Ecommerce Website With Impressive Results
25th January 2012 @ 11:29am

Putnams is a family-run UK manufacturing company, which has been specialising in superior back support and back care products since the 1970s. The company has had a website for... read all about it »

Good Vibrations with New Website Design for Phi Parties
Good Vibrations with New Website Design for Phi Parties
19th January 2012 @ 3:36pm

Phi Parties is a new Devon venture set up to advertise phi energyDOTs, a range of bio-energetic support products. The five phi energyDOTs are designed to protect our health and... read all about it »

RadioCentre launches new website - the place to go for commercial radio
RadioCentre launches new website - the place to go for commercial radio
3rd January 2012 @ 8:25am

RadioCentre, the trade body for UK commercial radio, have launched a new website designed and built by Devon-based web designers, Formoda. The website, www.radiocentre.org,... read all about it »

Hampers from Devon this Christmas with new  Deli website design
Hampers from Devon this Christmas with new Deli website design
16th December 2011 @ 3:15pm

The Wild Fig Deli is a new addition to the unique shopping landscape of Totnes town centre. Offering a mixture of home-made, local and international foods, the Wild Fig Deli has... read all about it »

Protect and Survive! Content managed website helps Firemaster to help businesses in Devon
Protect and Survive! Content managed website helps Firemaster to help businesses in Devon
21st November 2011 @ 3:00pm

Firemaster are a company of accredited Fire Risk Assessors based in South Devon who needed a new content managed website design to enable them to promote themselves to potential... read all about it »

Motorbike parts zoom onto new ecommerce website for Devon company
Motorbike parts zoom onto new ecommerce website for Devon company
15th November 2011 @ 2:34pm

Have you ever wanted parts for a vintage Husqvarna motorcycle? The chances are that you said no to that question but if you said yes, then the new HVA Factory website is one for... read all about it »

Keep Safe in Devon with new Firemaster logo design
Keep Safe in Devon with new Firemaster logo design
14th October 2011 @ 8:58am

Firemaster SW is a new company with a lot of experience. Offering fire risk assessments, fire safety training and other services for landlords, companies and home-owners in... read all about it »

Our Bespoke Online Marketing Service Delivers Impressive Results
Our Bespoke Online Marketing Service Delivers Impressive Results
21st September 2011 @ 9:07am

The success of our clients' websites is our priority and an innovative, functional website with beautiful design is just the first step to an effective online presence.... read all about it »

Logo Design for Devon's Latest Deli
Logo Design for Devon's Latest Deli
26th August 2011 @ 4:35pm

The Wild Fig Deli is so new, it hasn't even opened yet. Formoda were asked to create a stylish new brand for this latest addition to the eclectic mix of shops in Totnes, Devon.... read all about it »

Looking for student accommodation? Head to the new CRM Students website
Looking for student accommodation? Head to the new CRM Students website
19th August 2011 @ 3:52pm

Launched just in time for the A Level results and the all important rush for accommodation after clearing, the new CRM Students website design is light years ahead of its... read all about it »

Salcombe Yawl -  Is it a boat? No, it is a sandwich shop!
Salcombe Yawl - Is it a boat? No, it is a sandwich shop!
15th August 2011 @ 9:36am

The Salcombe Yawl is a highly successful sandwich shop and deli in the heart of Salcombe, Devon and they came to Formoda for a new website design. Good design and excellent... read all about it »

Fresh, modern branding for Devon Tree Services
Fresh, modern branding for Devon Tree Services
9th August 2011 @ 9:59am

Devon Tree Services is an established local business with a long-standing history in the area. Set up in 1978, the company has been going from strength to strength over the... read all about it »

New branding for established Devon company
New branding for established Devon company
8th July 2011 @ 8:42am

Ireland Weller is an established name in the Devon estate agents business. Following a newly formed partnership with estate agency group Mansbridge & Balment, owner Andrew... read all about it »

10 years of working together as a website design team
10 years of working together as a website design team
1st July 2011 @ 9:31am

10 years ago today our three Directors, David Gurney, Richard Rawlings and Simon Dolley first teamed up to create design solutions while working for a website design company in... read all about it »

Formoda's Online Marketing Training Proves Popular
Formoda's Online Marketing Training Proves Popular
24th May 2011 @ 11:30am

While we're all about creating beautifully designed and functioning websites, we want to make sure our clients benefit from their online presence by driving the right people to... read all about it »

Formoda add to our website design team in Devon
Formoda add to our website design team in Devon
11th May 2011 @ 3:51pm

This week Formoda have added a new website designer to our team in Berry Pomeroy, South Devon. Tom Wotton had been working successfully for another local website design agency... read all about it »

First logo for retailer of Rare books, art and toys
First logo for retailer of Rare books, art and toys
20th April 2011 @ 12:25pm

First editions of Ian Fleming, Agatha Christie or HG Wells? Vintage toys? Original artwork? Or even an annotated copy of Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf? First and Rare have the lot.... read all about it »

Formoda team growing and landing new projects
Formoda team growing and landing new projects
8th April 2011 @ 9:05am

We are delighted to announce that we will have a new member joining the team in May, following another successful week or two of being asked to start new projects for a wide... read all about it »

Greenlife nominated for Natural and Organic Awards
Greenlife nominated for Natural and Organic Awards
30th March 2011 @ 3:13pm

We were delighted to hear that Formoda client Greenlife has been nominated for two awards at the upcoming Natural and Organic Awards. Greenlife are a retailer of natural and... read all about it »

Online Marketing Training and Search Engine Optimisation in Devon
Online Marketing Training and Search Engine Optimisation in Devon
18th March 2011 @ 4:09pm

We have recently been inundated with clients asking us for help with their online marketing. This is partly because they have been hearing about the success of our online... read all about it »

South West Solicitors lead the way with new website design
South West Solicitors lead the way with new website design
9th March 2011 @ 10:47am

WBW (formally Woollcombe Beer Watts) Solicitors are one of the leading legal practices in the South West of England and have four offices all located in Devon. The WBW... read all about it »

Sue Coghlan joins the Formoda team
Sue Coghlan joins the Formoda team
23rd February 2011 @ 3:29pm

We are delighted to announce the latest addition to the Formoda team. Sue Coghlan (pictured front right) joined the Graphic Design team this week. Sue has a wealth of graphic... read all about it »

Home (page) is where the heart is
Home (page) is where the heart is
11th February 2011 @ 5:44pm

Launched in time for Valentine's Day and the coming of Spring with Easter and Christenings, The Heart Store website designed and developed by Formoda went live last week. The... read all about it »

Vets website is talking to the animals and their owners
Vets website is talking to the animals and their owners
28th January 2011 @ 9:02am

Market Veterinary Centre is a modern and forward looking veterinary practice in North Devon and they realised that a new website would be an excellent way to communicate with... read all about it »

Graphic Designers - we need you!
Graphic Designers - we need you!
20th January 2011 @ 5:22pm

Formoda are looking for an experienced graphic designer to join our team. Ideally you will be skilled, with experience in both design for print and web and enthusiastic to push... read all about it »

Organic, natural and now with a fab new website design
Organic, natural and now with a fab new website design
22nd October 2010 @ 11:46am

Aromatika is an organic and natural skincare company which has been based in Devon since 2004. The past couple of years has seen them expand their sales and wholesaling... read all about it »

Our email hosting service blocks more than 5 million spam, unwanted and malicious emails in a week
Our email hosting service blocks more than 5 million spam, unwanted and malicious emails in a week
4th October 2010 @ 9:11am

We all know that spam emails are the bane of the current email system but are you aware of how many spam emails there are floating around? We like to help to keep our clients... read all about it »

Email marketing drives more traffic to website
Email marketing drives more traffic to website
16th September 2010 @ 1:12pm

Darren Heath has been one of the most well known faces on the Formula 1 scene for over a decade and is considered by many to be the best photographer on the circuit. He has... read all about it »

Experienced PHP Developer required in South Devon
Experienced PHP Developer required in South Devon
10th September 2010 @ 2:54pm

Formoda are currently looking for an experienced PHP and website developer to join our expanding team. We already have a strong in-house development team and are looking for a... read all about it »

The Formoda web design team is growing
The Formoda web design team is growing
5th August 2010 @ 2:13pm

When you hear stories about the recession and companies downsizing, it is always nice to hear a positive story. Well we are pleased to oblige and show you the evidence. The... read all about it »

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery
Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery
29th July 2010 @ 3:50pm

It's great when we get compliments about our site and we're flattered that this happens frequently. After all, it's nice to know that what we do is appreciated. However, ever... read all about it »

A new website to make your living distinct...
A new website to make your living distinct...
20th July 2010 @ 12:22pm

Distinctly Living was a new venture launched in the South West of England in 2008 with a vision to create a shop that offered unique, beautiful and useful products. Having... read all about it »

New Faces at Formoda
New Faces at Formoda
4th May 2010 @ 2:27pm

Anyone popping in to see us over the next few weeks will notice that the team is growing. The team is expanding so that we can continue to offer the high level of service that... read all about it »

Got a bird problem? Then call Eco Environmental
Got a bird problem? Then call Eco Environmental
29th April 2010 @ 5:17pm

Eco Environmental is one of the UK's leading specialists in Bird Control and Formoda have just launched their new website. Eco Environmental are delighted with their new... read all about it »

Website Development Vacancies at Formoda
Website Development Vacancies at Formoda
9th April 2010 @ 4:18pm

2010 is proving to be an exciting year for Formoda and because of the growth we are looking to add to the current Formoda team. We feel that these will provide an excellent... read all about it »

Formula 1 comes to Formoda
Formula 1 comes to Formoda
11th March 2010 @ 5:35pm

Darren Heath is one of the leading Formula 1 photographers as featured by the BBC and is this year working with McLaren and their two British World Champion drivers Jenson... read all about it »

Vacancies at Formoda
Vacancies at Formoda
8th March 2010 @ 10:32am

Things are going really well for Formoda and therefore we would like to add to our team in order to prepare for some exciting times ahead. We are particularly looking for the... read all about it »

Smart website
Smart website
1st March 2010 @ 4:17pm

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Formoda featured in local press
Formoda featured in local press
19th February 2010 @ 10:53am

Formoda have been featured in the Herald Express a local paper which covers South Devon. They contacted us after hearing about some of our latest news. Although we are... read all about it »

5 Star website for luxury self catering cottages
5 Star website for luxury self catering cottages
16th February 2010 @ 8:25am

West Charleton Grange is a group of 5 star self-catering cottages near Kingsbridge in South Devon. Formoda have been working with them for a few years refreshing their brand and... read all about it »

Opportunity for web developer / programmer
Opportunity for web developer / programmer
22nd October 2009 @ 9:09am

It's exciting times for Formoda, not only are we soon to be going into new offices but we've got some really good projects in the pipeline. Because of this we need to add to our... read all about it »

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