Online & Real World Business Consultancy

Vynl consultancy is a London, UK based consultancy run by Simon A. Burley, BA (Hons.).

Simon is well known in the industry and has over twenty years of experience working with internet and design technologies, including some fifteen years building and running a successful web design business (TheDesignSalon.com).

We employ people from our wide network of contacts which we have built up over many years in the industry. Experts are selected specifically on a job to job basis.

Depending on the specific project we work with you on, we recommend that we plan to:

  • Make you more money
  • Help you cut costs

Our aim is to provide a top level service in order to give you maximum return on your investment.

Consultancy Services

Our main areas of expertise available to you:

  • Branding
  • Logo design
  • Design for screen and print
  • Web design advice and
  • Web development
  • Website usability and performance
  • Social networking for business and organisations
  • Domain name selection
  • Search Engine optimisation (SEO)
  • Email & Newsletter design
  • Hosting suitability and performance
  • Business planning and development

Consultancy is generally charged at £100.00 (GBP) per hour (minimum one hour charge), but we will offer you a fixed price per job if we feeli it will give you a greater benefit on your investment.

Meetings are usually charged at the above rate plus travel.

Web Design & Development

We price design and development projects on an individual basis so as to offer the client the best rate we can.

Usual minimum contract value for a website is £4,000.00 (GBP).

We offer substantial discounts to ethical and charitable projects.

All of our clients benefit from us pricing per contract with the aim of minimising expense and maximising return.

Please note: Due to demand we apologise in advance that we are not able to take on every project we are offered.

If we can't accomodate your project then we have many contacts in the industry who we will be happy to recommend to you.

Website Maintenance and Support

We provide full website maintenance and support programs.

You can choose to use these on an ad-hoc basis or sign up for a regular maintenance program tailored to your needs.

Clients who sign up to regular maintenance programs can access priority support when needed, and are also given a preferential reduced rate.

The usual hourly rate for maintenance and support is £60.00 (GBP).

Wordpress support is currently in high demand and we have specialists available to solve your issues, maintain, and update your Wordpress site.

We are specialists in all web design and development maintenence and support.

Example work

British Veterinary Dental Association Website

New website for the British Veterinary Dental Association (BVDA)

The BVDA trains Veterinary and Dental Surgeons and promotes practice, teaching and research of animal dentistry. It champions veterinary dentistry to the public highlighting the importance of good oral care.

The BVDA website uses Wordpress as a content managament system and was produced in association with Chris Spooner from SpoonGraphics.

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Our customers say

Vynl have created a clear, superb and easy to navigate design for our training school's website, which brings us lots of compliments ... and new customers. Importantly, the website always fares well with the search engines. They also update the site for us on a regular basis and we've always found them to be efficient, courteous and a pleasure to work with. I have no hesitation in highly recommending their services.

- Michael Kern, Director of Craniosacral Therapy Educational Trust

Dedicated to success

Having been in the industry for many years we find ourselves spending a lot of time maintaining existing websites and also helping clients to increase their sales and the size of their customer base. Some of the clients we work regularly with include:


Craniosacral Therapy Educational Trust

Doc Tooth Fairy

Gingerbread - single parents, equal families

Hallmark Financial Services

No Nonsense Mortgages

Parish Register


Hosting services

If you have a Wordpress based website then we recommend WP Engine hosting. Save 20% off your first payment.

We also offer bespoke hosting. Please email info@vynl.co.uk with your requirements if you would like more info.

Social marketing

We offer a range of social marketing services for your organisation. Custom Facebook Pages are currently the most popular area amongst our client base. We also offer social network integration on your website and help and advice for gaining targetted followers/fans/friends on the most popular networks such as LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook.

Email: info@vynl.co.uk

Branding and logo design

Need branding, a logo, or any sort of promotional material? Simply contact info@vynl.co.uk for a free estimate.

Search engine optimisation (SEO)

Search engine optimisation services for your website are available through a trusted partner. Your site will be optimised, monitored, and adjusted regularly with the aim of maximising its search engine potential. Contracts are offered on a monthly fee basis and/or on commission based on targets and results. Our partner is not one of the plethora of SEO rip-off companies doing the bare minimum for their fee; we have no time for these sort of companies. Our partner in SEO works ethically and the results of their work speak for themselves. Email: info@vynl.co.uk

We Support

British Red Cross

Unicef UK

Water Aid

Friends of the Earth

Help for Heroes

. . . and other causes we like - Suggest one