Standard-Compliant, Mobile-Friendly, Accessible Websites

S ikos Web Consulting is a web consultancy in Adelaide that provides cost-effective websites through the latest standards. We offer SEO-optimised, mobile-friendly websites with full standard compliance and the required level of web accessibility, eCommerce, Content Management, and online marketing solutions with free consultation and negotiable prices. Knowing how many people have concerns about potential costs of professional web design, we provide negotiable prices to ensure that your website fits into your budget. Just tell us your budget and we make the most of it!

Full Standard Compliance

Sikos Web Consulting is a member of several professional organizations, including the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), the largest web standardization body in the world. We actively contribute to the development of open standards to ensure the long-term growth of the Web.

Quality is our major concern, thus we apply a maximalist approach. Web Quality Assurance includes the proper implementation of web standards (rather than non-finalized technical specifications) and the latest, most advanced technologies from structured HTML5 to CSS3 Media Queries, slideshows and animations with jQuery, the Open Web Platform, advanced XML technologies, well-formedness, backward and forward compatibility, and code optimality, web accessibility at the desired level, usability and User Experience (UX), interoperability, reliable layout, browser and resolution independence, robust functionality, device independence, mobile browsing, and semantic annotations.

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Modern, Mobile-Ready Websites

Modern websites should work not only on desktop computers and laptops, but also on tablet PCs and smartphones that come with a small screen, limited scrollability, etc. How do you know whether your potential client uses an iPhone 5S, an iPad, a Samsung Galaxy S5, an HTC One, or a 27″ monitor? We apply Responsive Web Design techniques to provide websites with maximized usability. Read more on RWD…

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Web Consultants Extraordinaire

Are you tired of listening to technical terms and expressions you do not understand when discussing your website projects with the web design team? You do not need to know web design technologies and standards such as HTML5, CSS3, PHP, or XML to order a website! You get answers to your technical questions in plain English!

We proudly present our manager, Leslie F Sikos, PhD, a true hand coder web standardista. Dr Sikos is specializing in Web Quality Assurance, the Semantic Web, and Web accessibility. He is a textbook writer and the author of Web Standards, an bestseller. Dr Sikos is a member of several standardization bodies, including the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), the largest web standardisation body in the world, and the invited reviewer of the Journal of Accessibility and Design for All. Choose your web designer wisely.

Technical Answers In Plain English

For those who are interested in web technologies, especially web standards, we have free online tutorials on emerging web technologies such as HTML5, CSS3 modules, CSS3 transitions, Web Fonts, SVG, the Semantic Web, machine-readable metadata, Web accessibility, social networking, Open Linked Data, and more! Did you know that while HTML allows both capitalized and lowercase letters in element and attribute names, it is better to accustomed to lowercase letters, that are allowed in every markup (including XHTML, which is case-sensitive)? Or that some RSS readers do not support RSS files larger than approximately 150KB or 2,800 lines? Did you know that it is highly recommended to implement CSS3 properties with caution, because most modules of CSS3 are not standardised yet, and browser support varies?

Notable Clients

  • Symbion
    An integral part of the Australian healthcare system and a leading provider of pharmaceutical wholesaling, retail management and pharmacy software solutions for community pharmacies, and pharmaceutical distribution services to public and private hospitals.
  • MAP Financial Strategies
    An award-winning Australian financial planning and advice business.
  • Livewire IT
    An expert team of IT consultants dedicated to providing on-call computer support services to Australian businesses.
  • Andrew Peno
    One of Adelaide’s leading graphic and fine artists, providing caricatures, portraits, paintings, and art lessons in Adelaide.
  • Istvan Peter Nemeth
    A recognized poet and literary historian who is listed amongst the top 12 poets in Central-Eastern Europe, and the winner of 12 literature awards.