Palheiro Village – Luxury Homes and Apartments in Madeira Island

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Located on a prime hilltop site overlooking Funchal, the 120 hectares Palheiro Estate has grown from an early 19th century hunting lodge and summer retreat for nobility, into a sophisticated resort destination.

Renting a holiday home in Madeira differs from reserving a hotel room or bed & breakfast, as it allows the guests to enjoy privacy and flexibility within a luxury property, offering unsurpassed views. Many of these guests find that renting a holiday home provides them with exceptional value and freedom.

Besides all the amenities required by any traveller, Palheiro Village has a reception that can help you book a restaurant, advise on Levada Walks and other activities, as well as any other advise you may need, all with the intent to make you feel at home.

Like other companies that are a part of the Palheiro group –  Palheiro Gardens, Palheiro Golf and Casa Velha do PalheiroPalheiro Village was awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, an award only possible as a result of consistenly excellent reviews by its guests.

Palheiro Village offers its guests a website that offers all the requirements of the modern traveller. One if the website’s many strengths is the fact that it is responsive and that allows the guest to browse the website in a friendly and intuitive manner on any device.

This website, like other of Palheiro Group projects, was developed by Navega Bem Web Design, an experienced web design agency also located in Funchal, Madeira, that has an international client base.
The team at Navega Bem can take care of every single aspect of your website development online and even train you when the site is ready to launch.

Navega Bem is specialised in the design and development of quality search engine friendly CMS websites (Content Management System) crafted around the award winning Joomla! framework, which means you can update and manage your website without any technical experience.

With a vast experience in hotel website development,  Navega Bem is at the heart of many successful websites, check our website portfolio for more information.

If you wish to develop a website that answers today’s multi-device requirements and that is easy to find on the search engines, contact us.

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Warning! The Google Mobile Friendly Algorithm will affect mobile searches worldwide. Is your site ready?

Is your website mobile friendly?

The new Google ‘Mobile Friendly’ Algorithm will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide.

Is your site ready? Check right now.

As from April 21st Google will begin officially ranking ‘mobile friendly’ sites. In plain english, if your site is not ‘mobile ready’ it won’t be displayed on mobile devices. That’s a lot of potential clients that may never get to see your site. According to recent studies more than 50% of searches are done on mobile devices.

How do you know if your site is mobile friendly? Test your website here to find out:
Google Mobile Friendly Test

In today’s highly competitive market, having a ‘mobile friendly’ website is not just a good idea – it’s an absolute necessity. The bottom line is if your website is not mobile-ready by the 21st of April, the traffic you get from mobile devices will more than likely be significantly hit as your search engine ranking plummets.

If we developed your site in the last 2 years then you have no need for concern. Our sites are all responsive and adapt to display in a user friendly manner on all devices.

If you would like to learn more about getting a fully responsive website that displays on all devices, visit Navega Bem.

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The leading agency for quality Real Estate in Cyprus

Cyprus Property Specialists

Market leaders for property in Cyprus and certainly specialists for Real Estate in Paphos; Fitzgerald Marketing  have launched their new property portal.
The site is available in 3 languages; English, Russian and Chinese.

Fitzgerald Marketing pride themselves on being different in many positive ways. They are a property marketing firm, totally independent and market leaders in the  re-sale property market.

Their comprehensive industry knowledge, re-sale market expertise and powerful internet presence give their clients a really competitive edge when buying or selling property.

The new online presence has been created for international property markets and was developed by Navega Bem – Portugal.
Pestana Nobrega, site developer explained “We have developed the site around the world’s leading CMS platform Joomla! This amazing software allows our clients to manage their websites totally independent of any third parties.”

“The site is fully responsive and will adapt to display on any device in a user friendly manner.”

To learn more about Fitzgerald Marketing visit their new property portal here.

To learn more about multi-lingual CMS property websites visit Navega Bem.


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LOOKGOZO Real Estate site with latest Joomla Property Component

LOOKGOZO based on the island of Gozo, Malta have launched their brand-new real estate website.

The website has been developed by Joomla! specialists NavegaBem – Web Design based on Madeira island, Portugal.
Chris Szabo, MD and Creative Director of Navega Bem explained “Utilising the latest version of Joomla! as the framework of the site, our brand-new real estate component allows you to run a responsive multilingual CMS property agent website that you can manage from anywhere in the world. All you need is an Internet connection.”

“Our new Real Estate  component has been reprogrammed from the ground up and uses a completely new architecture. This allows us to run the component together with Joomla! 2.x and Joomla! 3.x.
The new component has a lot more functionality and advantages than its predecessor. We have invested a lot of time into the research and development of this real estate solution we have crafted an all-encompassing product that leaves the competition standing… way behind! ”

“One of the biggest features of our new Joomla! Real Estate component is the fact that you can now manage all properties through a unique new front office. This is the perfect solution for any individual Real Estate agents as well as companies that want to allow multiple agents to login to the site and manage their own properties. We have also integrated the option that allows agents to pay online to gain access to the site and import or insert their own properties.”

“We provide a complete ready to launch website that includes a unique design, initial search engine optimisation and prelaunch marketing. All our client has to do is add or import their properties. It’s that easy!”

“As we continue to develop the component and give it even more functionality, all existing clients that use it will have the ability to very simply add the new functionality to their existing website.”

“The next step is to do what we do best and ensure that LOOKGOZO can easily be found in Google and other Search Engines when people are looking for ‘Real Estate Gozo‘ or ‘Property in Gozo’. Our SEO techniques which really are all about natural content and natural links will put LOOKGOZO on the top of page 1 within just a few weeks. Nowadays we don’t optimise websites for Search Engines… we optimise them for users.”

Visit the new LOOKGOZO site here.

Author: Chris Szabo

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Apartment Hotel Hamburg Mitte

German Apartment Hotel Hamburg Mitte launches new responsive website

Apartment Hotel Hamburg Mitte

Located in the east of Hamburg city centre is the highly popular Apartment Hotel Hamburg Mitte. With 119 comfortable and generously decorated guest rooms, the hotel boasts the ideal address for both tourists and business clients that want easy and immediate access to Hamburg.

The hotel which has recently been totally refurbished  has consistently high occupation and a vast number of loyal clients that return again and again.

Since Navega Bem Web Design developed their website in 2006, Apartment Hotel Hamburg Mitte have now launched their third website produced by Navega Bem.

Managing Director Jürgen Gieseke commented: “The recommended CMS Joomla, allows us to quickly make editorial changes to almost every part of our website and Navega Bem has given us adequate training in its use. 
We feel we have been in the hands of professionals and were happy that our new site was developed quickly. In the last days we have had only positive resonance from from everyone about our new website. This has helped us immensely in beginning a new chapter in the history of our hotel.
We recommend this team to anyone contemplating a new, productive and attractive website.”

Chris Szabo, MD and Creative Director of Navega Bem explained “Responsive Web Design has now become the default standard for our new projects. Early on we recognized that we have to think and create beyond the desktop computer and craft attractive functional websites that respond to our users needs.”

“Today, we are utilizing new CSS techniques & HTML5  coupled with new design principles that include fluid grids, flexible images and media queries. This gives us the ability deliver a quality user experience to site visitors regardless of how large or small their display. Apartment Hotel Hamburg Mitte takes full advantage of this and is truly a multi device website”.

Follow these links to learn more about Responsive websites, Hotel Website Development and the following link to visit the new Apartment Hotel Hamburg Mitte website.

Author: Chris Szabo

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