User centric responsive website design
We design fully responsive bespoke websites, meaning your website will be displayed perfectly on any device. User experience (UX) is the holy grail of any good website design, so whatever your needs and however complex your brief you can be sure our team of UX designers will deliver a website solution that’s as visually considered as it is technically proficient!
Flexible website packages
We work from the ground up with MAT website projects, no matter how intricate your brief, or size of your budget, we’ll work with you to identify your objectives and tailor a bespoke website package to suit your needs - even offering multi year payment plans to boot. Don’t forget that buying on behalf of all schools in your Trust means not only do you create a strong brand identity you’ll also achieve cost effective economy of scale pricing.
You can be sure you’re partnering with a website design agency who know what they’re doing and can add lots of value to your Multi-academy trust website project.
"Working with Concept4 on our new website has been fantastic right from the get go. The communication has been excellent, and they ensured that every single detail we wanted from our website was included. The training was great and the CMS is extremely easy to use, with video guides included for absolutely everything we may need. The whole experience has been nothing but positive for us, and we love our new website. Thanks Concept4!"
An intuitive content management system (CMS)
Our CMS created specifically for schools, is as feature-rich as it’s easy to use. Built with simplicity and schools in mind, we want it to be intuitive and accessible to all - making updating your school website a straightforward, frustration free task.
Hassle free content creation
You can create professional looking pages and news posts in no time at all using the latest, ‘what you see is what you get’ editing tools and a range of intuitive modules and ‘drag and drop’ components. This means improved communications with your school community, whilst saving your administration time along the way.
Time saving features
Features include inline editing, impressive custom layout builder, notification centre, apps, powerful media library and extensive third party integrations.
WHY CHOOSE CONCEPT4'S CMS?
Content managementUnlimited page, news post and event creation using drag and drop components for flexible layouts, a device preview tool, SEO tools and a saved history of all page revisions.
Inline editingCreate new content and edit or re-order content right on the page, as you see it. Add and edit components that look just like the final page. So what you see, really is what you get.
NotificationsAdd your choice of two types of pop up alerts for important messages and announcements. Smart scheduling means your messages are timed to appear and expire exactly as you choose.
MediaIntuitive management of your documents, images and videos, synced with your YouTube, Vimeo and Flickr accounts. Images are automatically web-optimised and there's an image editor to fine tune your uploaded images. Simply drag and drop your files on to pages or add responsive image galleries and slideshows.
IntegrationA key aspect of every website delivery is the ability for the CMS to link to and integrate with third party systems. We've been promoting this for years as a way of avoiding duplication of effort - saving you precious time. Talk to us about calendar integrations, social media integrations and integration with your MIS, making your website's user journey as seamless as possible.
AppsThe option to add our Apple and Android school app, linked directly to our CMS for seamless display of all your news stories, calendar events, photo and video galleries, social media and contact details. Plus, get urgent news to parents quickly sending unlimited, free push notifications to all your app users or just by specific year group.
"Concept4 are a dedicated and reliable company and have helped me put into place a great website and prospectus, with offline stationery to match."
Google Analytics integration
We've integrated with Google Analytics so you can see key website statistics at a glance from the CMS dashboard. We also offer ongoing support services for search engine optimisation (SEO), social media and user experience.
Our CMS is ever-evolving, helping schools to stay on the front foot. Ask for a demo - we're convinced you'll be impressed.
Website hosting and support
Your school website will be hosted in a secure environment with plenty of storage and unlimited website administrators.
Your website ‘go live’ is just the beginning! We’re renowned for our approach to client service and are regularly commended by clients for our willingness to go the extra mile. Whether it's phone, email or through our super efficient support system - we're always on hand to help if needed.
WHY NOT TRY SCHOOL ALERTS - OUR SCHOOL COMMUNICATIONS APP
Our feature-rich school communications app links directly to our CMS for seamless display of all your news stories, calendar events, social media channels, photo and video galleries. Customised to your school brand and colours, this will create a co-ordinated look for your school marketing and give you another communication channel with parents.