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.

Thames Teachers
www.thamesteachers.com

Thames Teachers is a specialist education recruitment agency run by teachers. They source education professionals globally and place them into London schools. Webfactory worked with a graphic artist to create an exciting and vibrant website. Each page was custom designed, highlighting education and the iconic landmarks of London. The site has a directory and listing application. Built on Joomla, a content management system to allow for regular updates by the client.
Thames Teachers
Luxury Brands
www.luxurybrands.co.za

Luxury Brands is a bespoke brand-building, marketing and communications agency with over 20 years of successful local and international marketing experience. A simple, yet elegant showcase of images and clients, allow for this website to make its dramatic, visual impact.
Luxury Brands
Development Action Group (DAG)
www.dag.org.za

Webfactory continues it's growing portfolio of NGO work with Development Action Group (DAG), a leading NGO in the urban sector. DAG works closely with citizens, civil society organisations and government to address emerging urban challenges and, highly committed to a partnership model of intervention that favours a pro poor agenda. Built on Joomla, a content management system to allow for Client updates.
Development Action Group
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.
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.
Banff Mountain Film World Tour
www.banff.co.za

Since 2007, Webfactory has been doing the minisite for the annual Banff Mountain Film World Tour which showcases the talents of the world's finest mountain filmmakers. Whilst the site design changes each year, the look remains rugged and outdoorsy, adventurous and sporty.
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.
Ciolli Bros
www.ciollibros.co.za

Ciolli Bros is a 3rd generation family business situated in the Durbanville Hills area, whose focus is to sell competitively priced quality Aggregate products to the building and construction industries. Worked with a great photographer who ensured we could showcase the products in a working environment. Bold use of responsive images, allowing the user to best view the website on all platforms.
Eco-Insulation
www.eco-insulation.co.za

A well known and leading brand in the Roof Insulation. Webfactory was given the task to redesign the website, ensuring it to be user-friendly whilst remaining content-rich. The branch finder has a unique, interactive map which allows the user to easily find an installer in their area. Great Client comments section which is regularly updated.
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.
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.
Karibu Restaurant
www.kariburestaurant.co.za

Karibu Restaurant, located at the V&A Waterfront, Cape Town, affords you the opportunity to experience the vibrant flavours of South Africa. The website showcases the exclusive dishes available at Karibu, from succulent steaks and delicious seafood to Cape Malay and traditional local favourites. We emphasized the pictures of the food and made sure it is easy to book on all mobile devices.
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.
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.
Skyhorse Aviation
www.skyhorse.co.za

Skyhorse Aviation™ is a South African based helicopter provider based at Wonderboom Airport near Pretoria. The site was built on a content management system (CMS) and uses jquery to add interactivity in the sliders and galleries.
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.
Xpotential
www.xpotential.co.za

Xpotential was established as a geophysical consulting company in 2004. More recently the group has expanded to include expertise from complementary geoscientific fields such as structural geology, economic geology, remote sensing, 3D modelling and geochemistry. Site built on Joomla. Also tasteful Flash for the animation.
Karen Cochlovius
www.karencochlovius.com

Cochlovius is a Cape Town painter and writer. Previously she worked as an exploration geologist in Africa and she now dedicates her time to the arts.
A customised, e-Commerce Drupal website.
WWF South Africa
www.wwf.org.za  

We have worked on various projects with The World Wildlife Foundation. Some of these projects include the Earth Hour website and email campaigns, newsletter designs for WWF, Table Mountain Fund, SASSI and WWF Nedbank Green Trust.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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....
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Coronation Fund Managers
www.coronation.com  |  client comment

We service this award winning winning financial company regularly with urgent personalised mailers which get sent out internally or to select clients. Long standing relationship going back many years.
Simeka Consult
www.simekaconsult.co.za

Simeka Consultants & Actuaries provides a range of customised professional advisory and consulting services to the retirement fund industry, employers, trade unions and to individual members of retirement funds. A classic design which required goo layout per page. A few nice touches were added such as a scrolling Jquery and magnifying glass on the tree feature
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.
Hexam Capital
www.hexamcapital.com

HEXAM Capital Partners LLP is a Specialist Emerging Markets Investment Management Boutique that provides emerging markets investment opportunities via a range of investment vehicles and strategies to investors worldwide.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Libra Bathrooms
www.librabath.co.za

Manufacturers and exporters of acrylic bathroomware, including the Philippe Starck range. The site makes extensive use of Flash.
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.
Earth Hour
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/earthhour

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.
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.
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...
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.
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.
Cape Town Vacations
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/capetownvacations

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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Cape MIC
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/capemic

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.
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.
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.
Nelson Mandela Museum
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/mandelamuseum

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.
Prosirius
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/prosirius

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.
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.
Maserumule Group
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/maserumule  |  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.
District Six Museum
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/districtsix

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.
Ferryman's Tavern
www.webfactory.co.za/portfolio/ferrymans

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.