26/10/2017 - Kalon Salon Website has been launched
We've designed and published a new website for Kalon Hair and Beauty Studio in Canonmills, Edinburgh. This design uses the fonts, colour scheme and mandala effect from their existing shop front as the basis for a mobile responsive layout built with Bootstrap.
It includes a lightbox gallery, Google map, contact form and a booking form which will become the front end of an online booking system currently under construction.
7/9/2017 - Mobile Responsive Wordpress Theme for Colin Kerr Counselling and Psychotherapy
This is a bespoke design for Colin Kerr, a counsellor and psychotherapist working in Edinburgh. It features an original colour scheme and banner, and is implemented as a mobile responsive Wordpress theme built with Bootstrap.
4/8/2017 - New Design for the Angus Munro Music Website
We've relaunched the website for Edinburgh based musician Angus Munro, to correspond with his newly launched EP: Mirror Man.
The design is based on the EP cover artwork and features a bespoke links menu with hover effects, upcoming tour dates, embedded music videos and Facebook feed.
18/3/2017 - Great British Sweets Website Relaunched for Mobiles and eCommerce
We've relaunched the Great British Sweets with a mobile responsive design built with Bootstrap and a catalogue page with online orders.
14/9/2016 - Mobile Version of the iPass Edinburgh Website
We have launched a new mobile responsive version of the iPass Edinburgh Driving School website. This is another Bootstrap website which adapts to any screen size.
27/5/2016 - New version of Phoenix Boat Trips for Nairn
Phoenix Boat Trips have moved from Inverness Marina and are now operating from Nairn Harbour.
The new version still has all the features of the old website but with a new address and photos of the new boat.
15/2/2016 - Mobile Version of the Eileen Docherty Website
We have launched a new mobile responsive version of the Eileen Docherty Counselling & Psychotherapy website. This is another Bootstrap website which adapts to any screen size.
16/1/2016 - Mobile Version of the Chrysallis Counselling Website
We have launched a new mobile responsive version of the Chrysallis Counselling website. The new design has been built with Bootstrap to adapt to any screen size.
1/10/2015 - Enviroguard Flood Defences Website has been launched
New holding page created for Enviroguard Concrete Protection for Flood Defences pending creation of a fully designed website.
For the time being the page has been given a minimalist theme with subtle colouring to showcase some of the client's own photographs along with a fully functional mail form further down the page.
13/4/2015 - Website Rebuild for Phoenix Boat Trips
Phoenix Boat Trips website has been relaunched with some minor adjustments following on from its previous version.
A two hour wildlife tour leaving from Inverness Marina in an open boat, travelling to Channory Point and the Black Isle. Book online through the website.
2/4/2015 - Website Rebuild for New Era Boat Trips
We've completed a new website for New Era Boat Trips in Inverness, designed to be in keeping with their previous web pages but with a different back end system.
The "New Era" is a solar powered boat which carries passengers on the Beauly Firth with a chance of sighting seals and dolphins.
23/2/2015 - Artsy Fartsy T-Shirt Designs
Front and back T-Shirt designs commissioned by Artsy Fartsy Pottery Studio
11/1/2015 - Logo Design for Artsy Fartsy
Logo commissioned by Artsy Fartsy pottery studio in Florida. Designed in Inkscape.
9/11/2014 - ADTS Website has been launched
Anxiety and Depression Treatment Services is an Edinburgh based organisation that provides a specialised psychological approach to treating anxiety and depression.
The website has a minimalist white, green and blue theme, and ambient graphics which we supplied ourselves.
24/9/2014 - Oystercatchers Cottage Website has been launched
Oystercatchers Holiday Cottage is located on Breakish shore with direct access to the sea, a couple of miles from Broadford on the Isle of Skye and only a few minutes drive from the Skye Bridge.
The website makes use of spectacular photos taken by the owner and their own hand drawn sketches to showcase the cottage and local area. It also has an integrated Booking Tracker calendar and mailform in the contact page.
11/6/2014 - MacLeod's View Website has been launched
MacLeod's View is a two bedroom holiday cottage situated in Dunvegan with amazing views of MacLeods Table Mountain and quick access to Dunvegan Castle.
The website provides basic information about the cottage, an integrated Booking Tracker Calendar and a mailform in the contact page.
28/5/2014 - Blaze Salon Website has been launched
Blaze nails, hair and beauty salon is located in Meadowbank, near the Abbeyhill area of Edinburgh. Now under new management the website replaces their previous Yola and Weebly sites with a black and red design based on the shop front.
Although this is a fairly simple static website, it includes a customised PHP mail form in the contact page, with more visual appeal than a standard HTML form layout.
16/5/2014 - Fernyhaugh Bed & Breakfast Website has been launched
Fernyhaugh is a small Bed & Breakfast with two ensuite bedrooms situated on the shore of Loch Snizort on the Isle of Skye, a few miles from Portree.
The website is a simple point of contact designed to showcase the B&B and highlight the appeal of the local area. It has been built taking SEO into particular consideration.
28/11/2013 - Angus Munro Music Website has been launched
Angus Munro is a Scottish musician based in Glasgow. The colours and fonts are Angus's own ideas, which I've adapted into a web format.
He also suggested a social networking badge based on Hot Tin Roof's website layout, although I've varied the original badge design quite substantially to reflect that each of the websites is a unique entity in its own right.
28/9/2013 - Great British Sweets Website has been launched
Great British Sweets is a family run business in Spain which makes sweets from the UK available throughout the Costa Blanca.
All the graphics and the logo were supplied by the client and have formed the basis of the design, which is made up of five pages and includes a mailform in the contact page. The sweets and outlets pages can be updated through a custom built PHP/MySQL CMS.
8/9/2013 - Event Related Potential Website has been launched
Another bespoke Wordpress theme - this time for Event Related Potential, a counselling organisation in Edinburgh. In this case our aim was for the general effect to be in keeping with the First Psychotherapy website which we launched a few months ago.
With this in mind we've adapted their logo and page layout, using the colour scheme and imagery to give it an individual identity within the wider context of the other organisations to which it is related.
10/7/2013 - We've re-launched the Gig Shark!
Ok so the design isn't much different, although a bit easier on the eyes I hope. The system beneath has been completely rebuilt however, to be more efficient and much easier to use.
The main difference is that now anyone can make an account and upload events, without having to make a profile. Once you've made your (free) account you can create as many profiles as you want.
If you have any suggestions, would like a Gig Shark for your own town, or if you have a feed you'd like to set up with us please get in touch - we'd love to hear from you.
13/6/2013 - New design and Wordpress theme for Chrysallis Counselling
We've revamped the existing design, following the same theme but with a new layout and architecture based around a horizontal menu with animated drop down lists, and a few new pages as well.
In addition to the website layout we've also set up a bespoke Wordpress theme. Now the blog matches the rest of the website... see for yourself »
8/5/2013 - We've updated our Designs Page
We've added a few of the more interesting designs we've created over the last couple of years, along with some minor changes to the ones that were there previously.
These designs are all available to purchase, and will be customised for your own business of course, so if one of them catches your interest please get in touch »
11/1/2013 - New design for the Siobhan Witter website launched
The new design for the siobhanwitter.com website is now live. Where there was originally only one main gallery in the home page displaying all her work, the site is now split into 18 separate galleries and the home page now displays a portfolio of picture links to navigate around them.
These pages were built according to Siobhan's own design.
14/11/2012 - Find a Place in the Sun website has been launched
Find a Place in the Sun is a re-implementation of the Spanish Holiday Rentals website, offering advertising space for holiday properties throughout the world rather than just in Spain.
As with Spanish Holiday Rentals, it uses Paypal's subscriptions and IPN to process payments, and imports property listings from other sites using XML.
12/11/2012 - Beehive illustration for Chrysallis Counselling
The third image in a new series of illustrations for the Chrysallis Counselling & Psychotherapy website.
We designed this image for the employee counselling page to illustrate productivity in the workplace. It was created using a combination of Gimp and Inkscape.
7/11/2012 - The First Psychotherapy website has been launched
First Psychotherapy is a local business based in Edinburgh and Glasgow, who were looking for an updateable brochure website.
We've set it up as a bespoke Wordpress theme so that content can be updated easily throughout the site, with an original logo and page design, a customised contact form 7 mailform and Google Maps.
8/10/2012 - Eileen Docherty Counselling website has been launched
Eileen Docherty Counselling & Psychotherapy is a small business based in Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Initially we were going to go with a dolphin theme so the early drafts included a custom made dolphin banner which was never used in the final design and is now available to purchase... please enquire
27/8/2012 - The SCCP website has been launched
This is an original logo and page design we created for the Scottish Centre for Counselling and Psychotherapy based in Edinburgh and Glasgow. The owner wanted all pages on the website to be updateable to we've set it up as a bespoke Wordpress theme rather than a static XHTML/CSS website.
20/7/2012 - Bluebirds illustration for Chrysallis Counselling
The second image in a new series of illustrations for the Chrysallis Counselling & Psychotherapy website
This image has been designed for the couples counselling page, and was created using a combination of Gimp and Inkscape.
7/7/2012 - Lighthouse illustration for Chrysallis Counselling
We've created this illustration of a lighthouse on a sunny island for the home page of the Chrysallis Counselling & Psychotherapy website.
Created with a Wacom Tablet in Gimp, and designed to conceptualise the role of a counsellor.
6/6/2012 - The Word Angel website has been launched
Samantha McKay is an Edinburgh based copy writer and PR expert, with 13 year's experience in journalism and public relations. She can provide a wide range of services including freelance writing, editing, proofreading and PR consultancy.
We've created a clean, modern design for her website to reflect her professionalism and expertise, and to correspond with her logo designed by Karl Montague.
1/5/2012 - We are now offering fully customised Wordpress themes
We can now customise your Wordpress pages in any style you want, to match your company branding and / or your existing website's design. This allows a seamless transition between your Wordpress articles and the rest of your website for a more consistent user experience.
9/3/2012 - Time 2 Timepiece has been launched
Time 2 Timepiece specialise in repairing used watches, and sell a wide range of watches and parts online. The website's main feature is a custom built shop with an updateable catalogue and online payments processed using Paypal's IPN.
7/3/2012 - Hot Tin Roof has been launched
Hot Tin Roof are a two man blues outfit who have taken Edinburgh by storm over the last few months, and currently play at a variety of venues throughout the city.
2/11/2011 - All Sports Live has been launched
All Sports Live is a video streaming site for live matches with.
2/11/2011 - iPass Edinburgh has been launched
iPass Edinburgh Driving School specialise in intensive and semi-intensive crash courses for manual and automatic learner drivers.
We've made a custom tachometer illustration and logo as part of the navigation for this website, and although most of the pages are static we've included an updateable testimonials page with a PHP / MySQL admin area.
26/10/2011 - Free Website Templates
These templates are free for personal or commercial use and can be reproduced as many times as you like. All we ask is that you leave our link intact in the foot of each page, along with any other credits relevant to each template.
For a limited time we're offering free support, so if you have difficulty implementing any of the templates please get in touch for help!
21/10/2011 - Spanish Holiday Rentals has been launched
Spanish Holiday Rentals is a property listings website which offers a wide range of other services from travel insurance to car hire.
The site includes a search facility, XML feeds, a PHP / MySQL login area, Paypal subscriptions with instant payment notifications and online insurance calculations and quotes, as well as a number of other bespoke features.
22/8/2011 - A Big Thank You to our anonymous donor!
We would like to say a heartfelt thank you to whoever donated our three month premium membership at Deviant Art!
You can find our nice new profile at *tangledfrog and while you're there, check out these other amazing deviants:
2/8/2011 - Club Physio has been launched
This project has included everything from logo design and custom illustration to Worldpay integration and automated staff scheduling, bringing together a dynamic and intuitive user experience with a powerful back-end system.
31/7/2011 - Now sponsoring Linux Mint!
Linux Mint is a completely free, secure and stable replacement for Microsoft Windows or Apple's OSX.
Since we like to work with free and open source software here at Tangled Frog, (for philosophical and financial reasons!) we've decided to throw a pound or so their way. We think Mint could be the operating system of the future. Fast, funky and free! Take a look at the latest screenshots at linuxmint.com
We use Linux for development, design and emergency IT stuff! It's always free to download and use, and tons of great apps available at the click of a mouse...
17/5/2011 - Whisky in the City website has been launched
Whisky in the City provides great value whisky walking tours for tourists and locals in Edinburgh. We were asked to incorporate their existing logo and a blue sky with stars, and have also added bespoke Facebook / Twitter buttons customised to fit the design, and an AJAX sign-up box.
3/5/2011 - Laurie Dixon Photography website has been launched
20/4/2011 - Scrolling Links Page for NTE Private Hire
Bespoke scroller now live on the NTE Private Hire website.
We've used Mootools and DHTML to create this custom built scrolling links script for the resources page of the NTE Private Hire website.
16/4/2011 - Logo design for LKG Bookkeeping
For this project we were asked to create a logo for the LKG Bookkeeping website, with the specification that it should be related to financials, bold and dynamic. We created a design that expresses all of these concepts, and made some adaptations to the original website in order to accommodate it.
13/4/2011 - New home page for Donna Cowe Photography
Donna Cowe is an excellent photographer working in the Edinburgh area, and wanted to update her homepage to a design which would reflect how her business has developed over recent years. We've made a custom Facebook button, but all other images on the site have been taken by Donna.
31/3/2011 - LKG Bookkeeping website has been launched
LKG bookkeeping is a newly set up freelance bookkeeping service based in Glasgow. This site has a professional but personal approach and we've kept the design functional and straightforward to reflect this.
29/3/2011 - Hunters Private Hire website has been launched
Hunters Private Hire is a taxi hire service based in Edinburgh. This site has very little copy so we wanted to put as much emphasis as possible into a graphically enriched design, and created the banner image from scratch using Inkscape and Gimp.
24/3/2011 - New meta description character counter
Try out this handy character counter »
Created to help you keep the meta descriptions for your web pages within the recommended limit, this counter will let you know if your description exceeds 150 characters.
23/3/2011 - Faraway Place silent auction posters
Faraway Place are having a benefit concert and silent auction!
As part of their campaign to help orphaned children in the Ukraine, Faraway Place are holding a benefit concert and silent auction, and asked for a new section to be added to their site with corresponding posters in A4 and A3 format.
3/2/2011 - New custom illustrations for Chrysallis Counselling
We were asked to create some graphic elements to depict situations and concepts related to counselling and phsycotherapy, and transactional analysis in particular. These come together as a collection of images for the Chrysallis Counselling and Psychotherapy website.
24/1/2011 - Lingualista website has been launched
Lingualista is a freelance translation service for English and Spanish text to be adapted for a Swedish audience. The website is divided into three languages, each with six pages of content which can be updated or expanded from a user friendly admin section.
30/12/2010 - Motivate! People Skills website has been launched
Motivate! People Skills offers fast paced, interactive training designed to inspire creativity and teamwork in the workplace.
2/12/2010 - Cala Dor Villa website has been launched
This seven page website was made for a holiday villa in Spain. The design has been created largely in Inkscape, while a small amount of Mootools animation has been used to make information on the site more accessible. The site also includes a standard PHP mailform and an embedded Google map.
12/11/2010 - Business card design for NTE Private Hire
We've designed these business cards in keeping with the NTE Private Hire website, featuring the skyline made in Inkscape, and modified photograph of Mr Enterkin's car.
3/11/2010 - Faraway Place has been launched
Faraway Place is a new charity in the United States dedicated to helping teenage orphans in the Ukraine, and in particular those with disabilities. They aim to build a transitional home and programme for these children and to assist them as they age out of the Ukraine's orphanages into adulthood.
They're offering you the opportunity to reach out to Ukrainian orphans by making donations on the site, or raising awareness in your church, school or community.
Please visit to learn more about the problems faced by teen orphans in an economy such as the Ukraine's, and what you can do to help!
18/10/2010 - NTE Private Hire has been launched
14/8/2010 - New Art Page Now Live
Now you can see a selection of images on our new art page »
These are all non-digital images created with paints, ink and pencil. Our graphic design style is now very different, but these images represent our artwork outside a marketing context.
17/7/2010 - New MySpace Friendly Widget
This widget can be added your myspace or homepage and is available free upon request. The widget itself is created and maintained with the use of GD Library so that it doesn't violate myspace's stringent policies, while a small amount of basic XHTML and CSS are used to optimise it's appearance on the site.
This means that myspace friendly widgets are now available for all our customers, as well as interactive widgets which can be uploaded to sites which do not prohibit the use of scripts.
1/6/2010 - New Website Launched!
It's been a long time since our last redesign and our previous website was definitely falling behind the times. Our new site features lots of great new stuff all of which is available for upcoming projects, including mootools integration, AJAX implementations and graphics created in SVG. You'll find lots more information at your fingertips, and now you have the opportunity to browse our templates and buy our cost effective website packages.
26/4/2010 - Tangled Frog is now using Inkscape
SVG can be used to create great logos and icons, and once the form of an image is declared in an SVG file it can be scaled to any size without the loss of quality that would affect bitmap based graphics. The future of web graphics will be to use SVG to directly access image files through the code of your website, introducing a new element of interactivity to the internet.
23/4/2010 - BeautifulAromas.co.uk has been launched
14/4/2010 - Now Offering Free Oscommerce Integration!
For a limited time we are offering free oscommerce integration and customisation as part of any upcoming projects. If you're looking for an online shop of any description please get in touch and if oscommerce is used then that part of your site will be implemented free of charge. This is not an indefinite offer and will only be available to the first few clients that choose to be included.
10/4/2010 - ChrysallisCounselling.co.uk has been launched
This website has been made for a psychotherapist setting up her own business in Edinburgh. She asked for a colourful butterfly theme, so her logo and site have been designed with this in mind. This site also features a 'send to a friend' pop-up page, a Facebook share button and Google maps integration.
29/3/2010 - Richard Boa Photography has been launched
24/3/2010 - Gordon's Private Hire has been launched
This has been a great project and we'd definitely recommend Gordon's Private Hire to anyone looking for transport in Midlothian. They are a recently formed family business with a friendly and flexible approach. Their website has been designed to convey this, along with a Scottish theme, and includes a 'refer a friend' pop-up, a PHP booking form and a PHP / MySQL hit counter.
17/3/2010 - SiobhanWitter.com has been launched
While all the photos on this site were chosen and arranged by Siobhan Witter a number of them have been retouched by Tangled Frog, including background replacement in many cases. This site features an unusual XHTML / CSS concept and an animated banner made from scratch, currently in the form of an animated gif but to be replaced with flash over the coming months.