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Website Design & Development for Technical Industries

We guide organizations with complex and technical products and services through website transformations. Our work results in greater engagement, stronger positioning, increased visibility, higher quality leads, and greater marketing ROI.

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Website Design and Development that helps companies with complex offerings attract and convert their ideal audiences.

Communicate the value of your products and services with clarity and precision. Increase the bandwidth and expertise of your marketing team. Increase sales velocity. Learn the best practices and tactics that apply to your company and your goals. Upgrade your website. Increase your impact. Get more done, starting today.

Engaging with Specifications, Possibilities and Case Studies

Your clients may be smart, but this doesn’t mean they’ll draw a clear line between your products and services and the outcome they hope to achieve. This puts the burden on you to show the value of your offerings while providing sufficient specifications for engineers, researchers, physicians and technically-minded buyers. Case studies, industry pages, and persona-driven content, and well thought-out product databases are some of the building blocks to being found online, and convincing multiple layers of decision-makers that you have the expertise to solve their unique challenges. Many technical buyers are averse to typical B2C marketing tactics, so it takes a nuanced strategy to attract, engage, and convert the the members of your highly specific audiences into quality leads.

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"Windmill does high quality work and is a pleasure to work with. "
Zsolt SilbererPartner & Practice Lead, Incite

Windmill Strategy creates websites infused with sound development practices, solid visual design and UX, and digital marketing strategies that turn visitors into customers.

You want to get the right traffic to your site. That’s why our website design and development strategy starts with identifying your target audience, their challenges, and how they communicate. This understanding helps us flesh out the needs of the engineers, scientists, purchasers, or other personas you’re targeting so we can build an efficient and focused plan. This plan leverages web design, SEO, and content marketing efforts to attract and convert your ideal audience. With your goals, messaging, and marketing tools in sync your business will flourish.

The website features that help you turn visitors into customers include factors such as loading speed, the preciseness of your product database and filtering, and how easy it is for technical buyers to discern which product or solution is right for them.

Using disciplined processes and proven, agile methodologies, Windmill Strategy partners with you to design and build a site that achieves all your goals. Whether you need a lead-generation machine, online brochure or B2B e-commerce center, we have your back.

Technology is the linchpin of your company’s website. Depending on your needs, together we’ll choose from a variety of content management systems (CMS) or develop custom code to provide your site visitors with the best user experience, while creating something scalable and easy to maintain. In today’s world, with more of your prospects accessing websites on smartphones and other devices, it’s critical your site be responsive—a term that means your site looks and responds great on everything from a PC or Mac to the latest smartphone and tablet.

Our structured go-live process ensures no last-minute surprises or hurdles before launch, while making sure the site is properly indexed by Google and Bing. One last quality check ensures forms and functionality are working as expected and without issue. When it’s time to “go live” all it takes is a few keystrokes. We offer hosting plans from certified partners that deliver best-in-class uptimes and reliability, including a no-hack guarantee. Fewer worries spent on hosting and maintenance leaves you with more time to create that next campaign.

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Before and After

Windmill Strategy designed and developed a new website that gave Symtec an edge over the competition, while helping them tell the most important parts of their story. Symtec was able to solidify its position as a market leader. Its website design and brand identity now reflect its dedication to quality and innovation.

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"The team at Windmill did a great job of listening to our needs and clearly communicating their plan. They were patient with us through the revision process and did a great job of staying on schedule. The final result better fits our evolved company and feedback from customers and prospects has been great! Our new offerings are covered and the site gives us legitimacy in the market. "
Riley HarlanPresident and CEO at Symtec

Your customers, just like your business, are technical, sophisticated, and full of great surprises. Your website and marketing needs to reflect this.

We help amazing businesses in numerous technical or technology-driven industries (including industrial, manufacturing, industrial automation, technology, big data, artificial intelligence, life sciences, medtech, medical device, pharmaceutical, genomics, and precision medicine among others) reach the absolute pinnacle of their marketing potential. In order to fuel stronger lead generation and retention, your website needs to engage and empower your niche audiences, offer a great digital experience, share relevant information that speaks their language, and completely avoid marketing fluff and irrelevant B2C strategies.

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What clients are saying about us...

Testimonials
4.9
Based on 28 reviews
Harry Samuel
19:23 08 Nov 19
Great people who will make a difference in marketing your products and services.
Mark Redenius
18:00 22 Oct 19
Our experience with Windmill has shown them to be highly competent, responsive, professional, polite and most of all effective. They were tasked with designing and implementing a website with more technical requirements than most and I am very satisfied with their results. Highly recommended!
Cindy DeJesus
17:25 22 Oct 19
I was tasked at my job to find a website design team to give us a complete new makeover. We are an Engineering/Manufacturing company with 4 sister companies. I interviewed several different companies but as soon as I spoke with Kathy, I knew I had found the right folks for the job! Because we are a specialized engineering/manufacturing company, not everyone knows how our products work. Marketing a restaurant or selling t-shirts is easy. Specialized products, not so much. Unlike other companies, Windmill provided us with a report at the initial quoting phase with statistics and comparisons of our competitors in our industry. We were completely blown away at their attention to detail and it's carried over from beginning to the end. We've just launched our website a few days ago and there's no way we would've been as successful if we hadn't hired them. Note: I was advised by many to look for a local marketing firm since we're based in Rhode Island and Windmill is based in Minnesota. I can say that hiring local really doesn't matter and you shouldn't be worried if you've found a trusted source like Windmill Strategy. The online meetings has been absolutely great. They have great tools that make it easy to input your information that helps keep everything organized. Jackson was our project manager and helped us to stay on top of the schedule and sent friendly reminders and scheduled regular phone call updates. Jen is the queen of design and she is very good at capturing what you describe on paper. Matt is their copywriter and he was able to capture of essence, tone and vibe we wanted on our site to the T.If you're looking for a website design and strategy company to increase your traffic flow while updating your company's brand or starting from scratch, let Windmill Strategy handle it for you. You'll be soooo glad you did! Cindy DejesusPrimary Flow Signal, Inc.
Tom Richert
19:20 10 Sep 19
We enjoy working with Jackson and the team at Windmill. They are a valuable partner in keeping our digital communications a vital way of staying connected with the industry.
Kevin Wiersma
21:04 11 Jul 19
Responsive, quality work, seeks to understand, valued partner
Tom Monette
18:38 11 Jul 19
We have been working with Windmill Strategy for 4 months on a complete ground up web design and all new marketing collateral. The Windmill team has proven to be an experienced and effective partner in the Med Devices space to accomplish our corporate goals in a compressed timeline without sacrificing quality. We are medical device company and our products are technical and need good supporting writing and visual support. Windmill Strategy has done an excellent job in ensuring our company branding and message resonates with our customers. They LISTEN and DELIVER high quality work.
Kent Fichtner
15:29 03 May 19
I have been working with the people at Windmill Design for a few years. We first moved our website site to them for hosting. It was extremely simple and Kathy and her team were consummate professionals. I had many bad experiences with other companies charging a huge amount and giving us no help.We are now working on a brand new website and every meeting and email I have had with them has been proactive. They are always prepared and ready to go (they also answer really strange questions about capabilities of what websites can do).I plan to keep our business with them and as projects come up, use them for assistance.Thank you,Kent
"We enjoyed working with everyone at Windmill and appreciated that there was a team of people to bounce ideas off of. They were accommodating and willing to meet in our space and theirs as well as conference calls to plan the details with our website. To this day, if we have questions, they’re always there to help. Windmill has boosted our confidence when telling people to “Check out our website!” and we feel proud to show it off. Thank you, Windmill Strategy Team, for your efforts in making our website user friendly and attractive to the eye. We’ve had many compliments on our website!"
Dan SchultzVice President at Watson-Forsberg

Windmill Strategy has the expertise to translate technical jargon into a compelling story that reaches and engages the right people.

Custom products and solutions require a balance of specifications and possibilities to provide confidence that you can solve the prospect’s unique problem. Your specifications need to be translated into language that solves the user’s problem, and provides them enough information that they are convinced that you’re the expert. Technical buyers won’t call or fill out your inquiry form until they’re convinced that the person on the other end is the expert who can solve their problem better than they can. If your website doesn’t have enough detailed information and specifications online for them to be convinced of that, they’ll move on to the next site that does.

With technical and niche offerings, you’re not trying to get every person in the world to come to your site, but are looking for a highly specific audience. You want your website to be a place to start client relationships, with the right people. To achieve that goal you need marketing campaigns and a website that engages and attracts your target audiences at various stages in the funnel, and marketing automation to help harness and nurture new leads. Our services range from website design and development to digital marketing and sales enablement, to ensure that all of your systems are working together to make your website the most valuable component of your marketing.

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