Web Design & Development
Creating user-friendly WordPress websites that are functional, fast and secure.
From e-commerce and events to portfolios and blogs, all our sites are accessible, mobile friendly and optimised for search engines.
Reliable, high-performance WordPress hosting to ensure your website is runs smoothly.
Hosting plans are designed to meet the needs of businesses of all sizes, with flexible pricing to fit your budget and requirements.
We understand the importance of good support which is why we are on hand to help.
Whether it’s help managing your site, adding new features or just some advice. Get in touch to find out about WordPress support packages.
About Control X
Control X is Richard Cross; web designer, developer and photographer with extensive experience of creating professional websites for a wide range of clients. Get in touch to find out how I can help with your project.
Notes on a Website
In an attempt to understand what makes a good (or bad) project I started writing notes. These evolved into a guide for clients, designers, developers or anyone interested in creating websites.
“The fact that our new website matches the ambitions we set ourselves is in no small part due to Richard’s work. I cannot imagine having navigated the complexity of the task without him.”Graeme Rigby, Amber Film & Photography
Secure WordPress hosting on our dedicated server. 24/7 monitoring ensures sites are available while backups are there for peace of mind.
To keep your site secure our Managed Update service ensures WordPress and all plugins are updated when new versions become available.
Prompt and efficient support covering everything from updates, advice, training and troubleshooting should the need arise.
“Richard’s long-running support has been invaluable to us. Any technical issues that we run into are always handled swiftly, effectively and personably.”Sebastian Fischer, Chief Executive, VOCAL
Promotional, property, products, PR and editorial photography for web or print.
An extensive library of Scottish landscapes, with emphasis on The Highlands. All images are for sale.
Personal projects, including land use in Scotland from the air and early documentary work.
For sales, commissions or collaborations please get in touch.
“Not only comprehensive expertise in the mechanics of web-design but also a real aesthetic flair and a thorough knowledge of the relevant marketing fundamentals.”Callum Fisken, Ampersand Interiors