Zoe Blake, Executive Action – Business Writer

John dealt with the legacy problems, sorted out the site and tutored us on how to manage it once it was up and running quickly and clearly.

Damian Buxton, Buxtons LTD.

John has designed a number of versions of Buxtons website which were of excellent quality. He has also recently implemented a stunning campaign of SEO gaining us page one ranking on Google for 75% of our designated key words/phrases.


John Deaville Portrait

My name is John Deaville, I am a London-based freelance designer. I have 10 years experience of designing for print and web, combining the aesthetic and the practical to produce creative and user friendly websites.

I originally started out working in the field of photography as a photo retoucher and illustrator, and I do a lot of work print and online in the photographic community, retouching for advertising and online photo galleries.

Please check out my portfolio on this site, which you can refine your search according to what you are looking for, there are also articles in the news/blog section which might be relevant to you if you are interested in commissioning a site or looking for information on design and SEO

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My Services

Print Design

  • Logo Design/Branding
  • Letterheads/Stationary
  • Illustration
  • Photoshop Retouching

Web Design

  • Standards Compliant XHTML/CSS
  • Aesthetic & Practical Design
  • Search Engine Optimisation
  • Content Management Systems
  • Custom Wordpress CMS Themes/Design
  • Custom Joomla CMS Themes/Design
  • Javascript/Media Integration
  • Social Media/Blog Design
  • Flash & Flash/XML


Why use WordPress Content Management System …

Perhaps, being a bit of a nerd, I am hugely excited by learning new things.

Updating site …

I shall be using this site to update users on my projects and ‘adventures’ in the arena of design. If anyone has any comments – I would love to hear them.