We believe the creation of your website should be an enjoyable and creative process. While we are technically strong, our passion is design and we love creating well-designed, effective and easy-to-use websites which meet the objectives of the client.

Webfactory's services include web design and development, graphic design, content management systems, database-driven websites, e-mail marketing, and e-commerce solutions. We also offer our clients graphic design services for corporate identities/logos, printed stationery, advertising, etc.

We are specialists in developing sites for the design, fashion, financial, retail, property, heritage and NGO sectors, although our work is not confined to these fields.

Let our portfolio speak for itself... Please browse through a selection of our work below and, should you wish to discuss your own website, contact us by e-mailing or call +27 (0)21 689 1122.

Latest Website: Donald Greig Sculpture
www.donaldgreig.co.za

Internationally renowned Donald Greig required a new website. We are very conscious of letting these beautiful and intricate pieces speak for themselves in an uncluttered framework. Chose a black background, simple design and integrated a magic zoom. Built on a CMS for easy updating.
Flagship Asset Management
www.flagshipsa.com

Flagship Asset Management is a specialist investment management company based in Cape Town. In line with their new corporate identity, Webfactory created a fresh website incorporating a subtle nautical theme and monochrome photography. The site is structured to be user-friendly, with all information easily accessible, including daily fund prices on the homepage.
Robert Sherwood Design
www.robertsherwooddesign.com

Robert Sherwood is a well-known international interior designer based in South Africa but with clients worldwide. The website is very visual, focusing on the broad portfolio of work and incorporating a rich palette of colours and textures.
Printshop
www.printshops.co.za

Printshops is an established and highly regarded Printing Services Company that recently received the go ahead to use Disney characters within their Product Range. Needless to say we had great fun doing this! We created a CMS website which showcased their product and services, and a special Disney section. Lots more to come here....
Montebello Design Centre
www.montebello.co.za

Our offices are here! Montebello is a creative space that supports Art and Craft businesses. Great place to visit. Simple, clean design as per brief, showcasing the individual business and talents of our little community.
Sygnia Asset Management
www.sygnia.co.za

Sygnia is one of the largest multi-management companies in South Africa. This extensive website was built to very exacting standards using Wordpress as a content management system. Information is presented in a 'magazine' style, while full screen X-ray photography creates a dramatic backdrop.
Top 100 SA Wines
www.top100sawines.com

South Africa's newest (and rather controversial) wine competition which is the brainchild of Robin von Holdt. The site has strong branding and is content-rich. Winning wines can be sorted and filtered by various criteria. We used PHP and MySQL to implement this. A Wordpress blog enables Top 100 staff to update news on a regular basis.
Earth Hour
www.earthhour.org.za

We are proud to do our bit for Mother Earth. We have worked on a few projects with the WWF and when they asked to come on board and do the Earthhour website, we jumped at the chance. Our second year of managing the campaign and its been a great success. We had to style similiar to the international website and make sure all the important energy saving information was easy to find.
Greens Restaurants
www.greensrestaurants.co.za

The winning combination of fresh quality produce, a dynamic menu and friendly service have contributed to the success of the Greens restaurant brand. Webfactory developed a fresh looking website to match the Greens brand, incorporating seductive sights and sounds from the four restaurants. The design site reflects the casual yet chic atmosphere and incorporates Flash animation throughout.
The Clothing Bank
www.theclothingbank.org.za  

The Clothing Bank's mission is to "Empower Unemployed Mothers Through Enterprise Development so that they can become Financially and Socially Independent". All we can say s WOW as to the work this organisation does. Very humbling. Go visit website, the premises, get involved! This is a Joomla! Content Managed website.
Planning Partners
www.planpart.co.za  |  client comment

Planning Partners is a multi-disciplinary firm offering urban and regional planning, urban design and landscape architecture. The animated introduction illustrates the key areas of discipline through technical drawings which come to life... Nearly 70 individual projects are featured using a "fly-out" menu system in Flash making navigation easy and intuitive. An elegant solution to a potentially complex problem.
Bohle Conference & Language Services
www.bohleonline.com  |  client comment

Bohle is well-known in the conference industry for offering professional interpreting, translations, conference coordination and more. The site incorporates an easy 3-step online quote system. Bohle's client logos appear on each page, loading randomly. Webfactory also designs and distributes e-newsletters for this long-standing client.
Marc Lottering
www.marclottering.com  |  client comment

Welcome to the world of Marc Lottering, a fun and interactive site for one of South Africa's favourite stand-up comedians. Featuring all the favourite characters such as Aunty Merle, Smiley, Colleen the cashier, Pastor Brandon, and of course the big hair and purely South African sense of humour of Marc Lottering himself. Extensive use of Flash animation and sound clips.
Land Equity
www.landequity.co.za

Land Equity is a property investment, development and private equity company operating in Cape Town and Johannesburg. The website incorporates an interactive menu which expands and contracts, while the overall look and feel of the website is clean and uncluttered.
Hermes Asset Management
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/hermes

Hermes Asset Management (now merged with Flagship Asset Management) was a boutique financial services company. The website used dramatic bird visuals throughout - inspired by Greek mythology where Hermes, the great messenger, was depicted wearing winged sandals and winged hat. The overall design is clean and uncluttered.
LawUnlocked
www.lawunlocked.co.za

Webfactory created a crisp, clean website for LawUnlocked - an innovative system to create custom contracts online. We designed the corporate identity, website look & feel, as well as PDF document layouts. We worked closely with the development team to implement this complex website, which includes a fully secure online payment system.
Prosirius
www.prosirius.co.za

Prosirius is a superb example of a product driven website done correctly. Combining Flash and HTML, these high end communications products are displayed in their full glory, while still maintaining a slick, technological feel.
Knysna Lifestyle Estate
www.kle.co.za

Uniquely planned and designed to meet the luxury lifestyle needs for the discerning mature market, a new 250-unit project, Knysna Lifestyle Estate, is being developed in a prime location overlooking the Knysna lagoon. The website includes an interactive site plan with downloadable floor plans for each unit. Flash animation is used throughout to add movement and life to the website.
Symphonia
www.symphonia.net  |  client comment

Symphonia is focused on developing leadership skills in South Africa through inspiring and insightful speakers such as Ben Zander. The website opens by illustrating the 'radiating possibility' message. The extensive website is uncluttered and sorted into three main colour-coded categories for easy navigation. Some pages use subtle Flash animation to further simplify navigation. Inspiring quotes are randomly displayed in the header panel.
Margaret's House
www.mhouse.org.za  |  client comment

Webfactory provides pro bono services to Margaret's House, a children's home in Lansdowne, Cape Town. The home accommodates up to 20 children from troubled families who are at risk of becoming street children. The website has a fresh and modern feel, with the facility to make online donations. Webfactory also designs regular e-newsletters and invitations for Margaret's House.
RisCura Solutions
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/riscura  |  client comment

RisCura's website incorporates hand-drawn sketches and the company's visual metaphor - an orange piece of string! The look is white, bright and clean, incorporating Flash for visual interest.
Nina Roche
www.webfactory.co.za/ninaroche  |  client comment

Nina Roche sell some of the world's most desirable French and Italian shoes. We have designed various websites for Nina Roche over the years, highlighting their winter and summer collections. The look is always minimalist, chic and upmarket. We also design occasional e-newsletters, print adverts and animated media billboards.
David Kramer
www.davidkramer.co.za

David Kramer is an exceptional, uniquely South African musician and playwright. His work and collaborations has won numerous international awards. The website captures his Karoo town roots, promotes his various creative projects and documents his ongoing musical legacy.
Andrea Graff Interior Design
www.andreagraff.com  |  client comment

Andrea Graff is one of South Africa's foremost interior designers, whose projects range from urban family homes and apartments to hotels and executive offices. The website is interspersed with photography focusing on details and textures, and an impressive range of projects is featured.
Event Interiors
www.eventinteriors.co.za

Event Interiors is a creative company which specialises in the design and coordination of weddings and corporate functions. The website is a visual feast, with extensive use of photography, giving prospective clients many décor and design ideas. Colours are rich and sophisticated.
Cape MIC
www.capemic.co.za

Cape MIC is an autonomous body which seeks to promote the music industry in the Western Cape. We've recently launched the second version of this website. Having been there since Cape MIC started out, we are their general IT consultants and "web guys". We implemented this website quick sticks with quirky flash animation. Designed by Carin Nguz.
Constantia Glen
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/constantiaglen

Constantia Glen wines are sold in top end local and international restaurants and boutique retailers. The website design is bold and contemporary, using black, grey and limited colour. Subtle Flash animation is used in the header for panning beautiful images.
Republic 8 Jeans
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/republicjeans

This takes the cake for the wackiest website we've ever designed! Republic 8 is a fun new brand of jeans, aimed at hip and happening women. We created an animated world filled with South African icons and a few surprises...
New Court at Alphen
www.newcourtatalphen.co.za  |  client comment

This website for the exclusive housing development on the historic Alphen Estate in Constantia needed an elegant and sophisticated design. We made extensive use of high quality photography and 3-dimensional mock-ups to capture the ambience of the estate.
Olivia Davidson, fashion stylist
www.fashionstylist.co.za

Olivia helps people to dress well and perfect their image and style... from wardrobe tweaking to complete makeovers! The website design is stylish, sophisticated and chic. Cool greys are off-set with touches of colour from fashion photography. Webfactory also designed a chic corporate identity and set of stationery.
Eddy Cassar Public Relations and Promotions
www.eddycassar.co.za  |  client comment

Eddy Cassar is a legend in South African public relations circles, publicising many of Cape Town's large annual events such as the J&B Met, Cape Argus Cycle Tour Expo, Vodacom Funny Festival, to name a few. In addition to the Eddy Cassar website, we have produced mini sites, e-mailers, print advertisements etc. for many of these events.
Centre for Conflict Resolution
www.ccr.org.za  |  client comment

The Centre for Conflict Resolution required a content management system (CMS) to enable their staff to maintain their website effortlessly and from anywhere in the world. Webfactory won the tender for this project and delivered a website which is fresh and vibrant, while being content rich and easy to navigate.
Coronation Fund Managers
www.coronation.com  |  client comment

Developed for the highly-rated fund management group, Coronation, this has been one our most extensive projects to date. We created a complex and unique content management system (CMS) using ASP and SQL, enabling Coronation staff to update the hundreds of pages of the dynamic website in-house.
Y Account
www.yaccount.com

Y Account is an innovative online expense and accounting product aimed at the European Super Yacht community. We had to design a promotional website as well as add a bit of design nous to the backend admin panel developed by our partners Nitric Industries.
Context Consulting
www.context.co.za  |  client comment

Context offers social psychology solutions to help people and organisations function more successfully. The design illustrates the 'context' concept using interactive illusions which have been animated in Flash.
Rondebosch School
www.rondebosch.com  |  client comment

Extensive website totalling over 200 pages. The design reflects the school colours and has a fresh, contemporary feel. The website consists of four sub-sites, one for each entity of the Rondebosch family, i.e. Little Bosch, Rondebosch Preparatory, Rondebosch High and the Old Boys' Union. News, calendars and galleries are updated via our bespoke content management tools.
Banff Mountain Film World Tour
www.banff.co.za

A mini-site for the annual Banff Mountain Film World Tour which showcases the talents of the world's finest mountain filmmakers. The look is rugged and outdoorsy, adventurous and sporty.
Dr Mark Tunbridge & Associates
www.psychologymatters.co.za  |  client comment

Dr Mark Tunbridge & Associates is a multi-disciplinary team of psychologists in Cape Town providing general psychology services to the community. The website is welcoming and accessible, with occasional use of Flash animation.
The Surge Show
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/thesurgeshow

The Surge Show is targeted at the teenage market, and we designed a very graphic website using cutting edge urban design, creating a spraypaint effect with lots of quirky flash animations and sound effects. This is an ongoing project.
Thesele
www.thesele.co.za

A highly acclaimed BEE financial services group led by an accomplished team. Webfactory designed another clean looking site, as with many of our financial services clients, and we assisted with the information architecture. We met quite a tight deadline yet again.
Cape Town Vacations
www.capetownvacations.co.za

An elegant site which showcases the client's tastefully decorated vacation houses. We used a bit of flash animation to create a sense of movement within the website.
Bacardi 'Pimp My Mojito' Campaign
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/bacardi

A slightly off the wall competition for Bacardi in 2009, targeting bartenders, who could win prizes by submitting their 'pimped' mojito recipes via the website. The site included a complex back-end engine. The competition has now closed but feel free to explore this creative design.
Headsets SA
www.headsetssa.co.za  |  client comment

Headsets SA supplies headsets to the ever-expanding call centre market and corporate clients throughout southern Africa. The site was created in conjunction with Ignition Design & Advertising.
Nelson Mandela Museum
www.nelsonmandelamuseum.org.za

We are extremely proud to have won the tender to produce the website of the Nelson Mandela Museum. This official website offers an inspiring, interactive journey through the life of the much-loved 'Madiba' - a man who has strived to bring about a better life for all.
Eisenberg de Saude
www.migratesa.com

This website for specialist immigration attorneys, Eisenberg & Associates, incorporates a Flash-based menu and quirky header. The colour palette is muted, highlighting the corporate blue.
EnAct International
www.enact-international.com

EnAct International works with governments, environmental protection agencies, international organisations and NGOs to develop legislation which promotes ecologically sustainable societies. The design is corporate and slick, but not cold.
Ana Balat Capital Management Limited
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/anabalat

Ana Balat is a boutique investment firm which required a stylish website, in keeping with its up-market clientele. Webfactory also designed the corporate identity.
Montrose Asset Management
www.montroseasset.com

Montrose Asset Management Limited, based in Guernsey, is the investment advisory arm of Trident Trust. We developed a bespoke content management system, and the entire project was rolled out in record time. Newsletters are distributed automatically via the website. Users access sensitive information on investments via a secure login. Created in conjunction with Cohen Branding, the look is minimalist and uncluttered.
Rodwell House
www.rodwellhouse.co.za

A visually exciting website for 5-star Rodwell House, located in the seaside village of St James, Cape Town. The website focuses on Rodwell's unique selling points of location, wine, cuisine and art. Webfactory produces monthly e-newsletters which have been highly successful in launching and promoting the Rodwell brand.
Jarat Tours
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/jarat

Jarat Tours offers private luxury tours and chauffeur services around Cape Town. We designed their fresh, new logo and a website to match, incorporating lots of inspiring photography.
CARISA: Cancer Research Initiative of South Africa
www.carisa.org.za

We developed a customised Content and Documentation Management system bringing together cancer researchers in a professional and collaborative space. The back-end administration allows for a peer-reviewed editorial process and automated distribution of e-mailers. Microscopic cancer cells were used as a design element.
Slick Boutique
www.slickonline.co.za  |  client comment

Monthly e-newsletters for fashion boutique, Slick, reflecting the latest global fashion trends. The look is vibrant and colourful. We handle the e-mail distribution via our Webfactory News Network (WNN) system.
Columbit
www.columbit.biz

We created a contemporary website for a company which was established over 70 years ago. Columbit supplies consumables and equipment to the wine, food and beverage industries. The site includes sub-sites for the holding company and divisions within South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
Maserumule Group
www.masconsulting.co.za  |  client comment

Maserumule Group offers human resources, labour law and litigation services. A simple layout with a blue and grey colour palette was in keeping with the client's brand.
Cape Gate Crescent
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/capegate

A brochure-style website for a mixed-use property development which is part of the Cape Gate precinct in Brackenfell. The site includes an interactive site plan and various computer renderings.
Viking Sportswear
www.vikingsports.co.za

In support of the local garment industry, we designed a website for one of the only sports clothing manufacturing companies in South Africa. Essentially a showcase for their products, the site is quick to load and simple to navigate.
Elphinstone Manor
www.bluegate.co.za/elphinstone

A microsite for Bluegate Properties' retirement development in Muizenberg, Cape Town. The site includes artist impressions and subtle animation to illustrate the proposed development, along with images from Muizenberg's village lifestyle.
Libra Bathrooms
www.librabath.co.za

Manufacturers and exporters of acrylic bathroomware, including the Philippe Starck range. The site makes extensive use of Flash.
Border Rural Committee (BRC)
www.brc21.co.za

The BRC is a non-governmental organisation working towards pro-poor rural development in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. BRC staff update the website using our in-house content management system. This website has been selected as one of the top ten NGO websites of the year.
Festival of Africa
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/festivalofafrica

Our first Australian website, this website promotes a festival which will showcase African arts and culture and raise the profile and understanding of Africa in Australia though theatre, dance, music and community events.
Leopard Antiques
www.leopardantiques.com

Specialising in antique silverware, this website uses beautiful photography to show each piece of silver in great detail, with pricing in four currencies. We created the corporate identity and designed the look and functionality of the website, with the development and content management system by Nitric Industries.
District Six Museum
www.districtsix.co.za

The District Six Museum commemorates this vibrant area on the outskirts of Cape Town, which was razed to the ground during the 1960's in keeping with the Apartheid government's racist policies. The site features an interactive Flash timeline.
Bioventures
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/bioventures

Bioventures is South Africa's first niche Biotechnology venture capital fund. The website incorporates dramatic microscopic photography combined with a clinical and modern look and feel.
New Resolution Geophysics
www.nrgex.co.za  |  previous design

NRG is an airborne geophysical contractor specialising in helicopter borne surveys in Africa. We recently revamped and relaunched their website with some tasteful Flash to accentuate this technical yet visually interesting look.
The Old Match Factory
www.theoldmatchfactory.co.za  |  client comment

The conversion of the beautiful old Lion Match Factory into commercial and residential units is forming part of Observatory's regeneration.
TreatColic.com
www.treatcolic.com

This website uses streaming video to help parents with the treatment of colic. The website has a mini content management system (CMS) enabling the client to update the website in-house. Payments are handled using PayPal.
Ferryman's Tavern
www.ferrymans.co.za

Ferryman's is an institution in Cape Town, offering beers from around the world and tradition pub fare to loyal patrons and tourists alike. The website design reflects the warm atmosphere of the tavern using a contemporary style.
SA Cricketers' Association
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/saca

We love sports at Webfactory. After completing the Jacques Kallis website, the South African Cricketers' Association asked us to tackle their website. We assisted with developing a clear site structure and designed an impressive first phase website.