Petro Design Co. offers several graphic design services including corporate identity, website design, and print design. View our services below to learn more about what we offer.
The Web is the first resource many people use to learn about your business and services. Having a well designed and intuitive website with relevant and useful content is essential to help promote, grow, and sustain your business.
We follow a series of steps to ensure that your website project achieves its goals. The first step is to understand your business and what makes you different. We explore features, functionality, short and long-term goals, and reasons for visitors to come to your website. We then create a sitemap and wireframes for the unique pages. These work as the blueprint for your website. Once the information architecture phase is complete, website design comps are created. The designs are an extension of your brand but also focus on visual hierarchies, interactive elements, and a compelling interface. After the website design is approved, we code the site with HTML for structure and CSS for presentation, add the required SEO components, and deploy the functional site to your host's server.
Your site continues to live on the Web, and will need to evolve and grow over time to keep bringing customers back. We manage most of the websites that we develop and even some that we haven't developed. If you are in need of company to make website updates and enhancements for you on a regular basis, we can serve your needs.
The goal for any website or web-based application is to create a user-centric design that focuses on the user experience, making interaction as simple and efficient as possible to accomplish their goals. Good user interface design facilitates finishing the task at hand without drawing unnecessary attention to itself.
We utilize a best practices User Interface Design process to ensure a user friendly and easy to navigate site.
Based on requirements we visualize the scope and function of the project by creating sitemaps and wireframes to build the architectural prototype that is used to determine organization, flow, and navigation.
Information Architecture visuals can also help bring clarity to software and website requirements that need further defining.
If you have an existing website, we can also perform a UI Design Analysis and make recommendations for improving your interface.
It is no secret that higher search engine rankings can result in higher revenue.
We perform a list of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) tasks on our client websites which we call "SEO Light". We implement a series of standard SEO practices that all sites should have in order to place higher on search engines.
These actions include dong basic SEO operations consisting of setting your meta tags, title tags, header tags, alt tags, adjusting content and links, setting up an analytics account, search engine registration, and an XML sitemap.
If you have an existing site, we can analyze your website and determine if our SEO Light option is right for you.
The right banner ad is noticeable, compelling and elicits an action from the viewer. We have designed compelling and targeted banner ads for a variety of companies from Security Audits to Kart Racing products. Banners can be designed in Flash or as an animated GIF as some advertisers still require this format for their ads.
Flash components and demonstrations can be the icing on the cake that your website needs. It also has many advantages in demonstrating your product or service. We have designed and developed numerous Flash components, banner ads, demos, and presentations. For Allied Solutions, we created an software demo that guides users through their Internet Quick Quote application. For a local marble and granite fabricator, we designed a Flash virtual kitchen that allows their clients to test cabinet colors and granite stone choices to make the right decision on the best design for their home.
Logo design is a simple but complex component to any business.
Well designed logos identify your company like a personal signature. As your face to the world, a strategic mark will establish your corporate identity and define your brand with every point of contact.
As a visual shortcut to who you are, logos must be immediately recognizable, unique, memorable, simple, and sum up your company by evoking a message.
We can create a unique and compelling logo for your company or service. We will create a distinctive mark, color palette, and font usage to establish your corporate identity and continually strengthen your brand through use of these standards.
Custom graphics and icons can give your product, service, or event that the unique character that sets it apart from the rest. We provide services for creating custom graphics that can be used on apparel, client giveaways, merchandise, icon sets for user interfaces, product and service icons, or software application icons.
Creating print materials that are cohesive with your corporate identity and website will help strengthen your brand image. We offer a range of print graphic design services. To name a few, complete Media Kit materials including, media folder, brochure, stationary or business system, marketing slicks, data sheets, signage, packaging, post cards, and more.
Showing up to a conference without the proper materials and design for your booth or display could have a major affect on the representation of your company. If you will be attending a conference and need print materials to help promote and advertise your business, we can help you with your display booth graphics, hand-outs, marketing and data slicks, giveaways, and video presentations such as Flash animations, or PowerPoint presentations.
If you are working on an in-house project and simply need a second set of eyes, we are available to help in Creative Design Direction. Sometimes two(or more) heads work better than one and it is always a good idea to bounce ideas off of another creative mind.