Let’s discuss your road map to stardom and riches…

Array of Services

OUR MISSION: TO CREATE A WEBSITE AND SOCIAL  PRESENCE SHOWCASING YOUR EXPERTISE

IN A MANNER SO COMPELLING THAT PEOPLE ARE SOLD ON YOU BEFORE YOU EVEN PITCH THEM.

Yes! We build terrific websites, and offer terrific photography, Photoshopping and videography services.  But our mission does not stop at good looks. We make your expertise widely known and acknowledged on a local, regional or national level.

A 'WOW' WEBSITE

Your expertise is best demonstrated with a jaw-dropping website.
EXPECT: A site that makes your prospects
and clients say 'WOW!'

website

FULL SITE OPTIMIZATION

When we deliver your WOW site, it is already fully optimized.
EXPECT: No need to hire any
SEO guy. Ever.

seo

FULL SOCIAL MEDIA ONBOARD

Your WOW site comes with never-seen-before social media integration.
EXPECT: New prospects and existing clients
to be often in touch.

social

MAGNIFICENT VISUAL SERVICES

Screaming visuals make people want more of you. They absolutely do.
EXPECT: Photo, video and photoshopping
that set you a class apart.

visual
expert

FULL 'MEET-THE-EXPERT' STRATEGY

We are in one business only: making you a recognized expert.
EXPECT: A 100% unique strategic road map
to achieve this goal.

support

FULL-ON STEP-BY-STEP SUPPORT

We help you all the way to implement your 'Meet-The-Expert' strategy.
EXPECT: More social followers, more
prospects, more sales.

lead

EXTREME WEB PRESENCE

The Meet-the-Expert strategy 'carpet-bombs' the web with your expertise.
EXPECT: 100s of potential sources
of prospects.

report

REPORTING AND MEETINGS

We report results and meet once a month (or more) with our clients.
EXPECT: 'Results-at-a-glance' reports, tight communication around goals.

You & us

WOW DESIGN

We over-deliver on the WOW
factor. That's what all our
clients say.

WOW VISUALS

Beauty sells. Even if you own a
junkyard (which is pretty cool)
we’ll make it look really WOW.

VISIBILITY STRATEGY

Making cool sites is what we do
for pleasure. Super-selling your
expertise is our true calling.

ROOTING FOR CLIENTS

If we decide to work for you, be
assured you won't have better
fans and cheerleaders.
We go all the way.

Meet the team

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Phil

CEO

A linguist by trade, I got turned on by website design and SEO in 1999.  Over the last 15 years my teams and I have engineered 3,500+ websites and 2 software platforms.

With 25 years of multinational businesse experience  in France, North Africa, the U.S. and China we will engineer a successful business outcome for your web project.

Websites engineered for business do make MONEY.

BUSINESS EXPERIENCE

95%

PROCESS ENGINEERING

90%

CREATIVE THINKING

95%
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Alex

Project Manager

Phil and I started working together on websites back in 2002. We incorporated in 2007 and decided to improve the sales and profits of small businesses in China and the U.S.

Wherever your business operates, we will engineer your website
so that you make money in your market.

PROJECT MANAGER

90%

TEAM BUILDER

95%

ENGINEERING MANIAC

90%
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Bill

Developer

I joined Phil’s and Alex’s team in 2009 to rock our clients’ socks off. My role is to make complex software tasks look simple on your website.

The best websites lead visitors to taking action.
Well-engineered websites offer multiple ways to take action.

PROBLEM SOLVING

95%

COMPLEXITY REDUCTION

90%

TEAM PLAYING

95%
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Lee

Web Designer

I started developing WordPress websites when the platform wasn’t as exciting as it is today. My role in the team is to WOW your visitors.

Do people ‘feel really good’ when they look at your site?
NOT?  Time to call us and redesign what you have.

WORDPRESS DESIGNER

98%

HTML5 WIZ KID

86%

PHOTOGRAPHER

80%
Jim
 

Jim

Photographer

20 years ago the high-school newspapers hired me to shoot their photos. I have not stopped telling stories in pictures since. Photographs shouldn’t need explanations… Just admiration.

A photo tells a story. A great photo tells a compelling story
that will get people to look at your product longer than usual. 

LIGHTING

98%

COMPOSITION

90%

LISTENING

95%
Garrett
 

Garrett

Videographer

At age 11. I decided to become a visual storyteller. I develop video stories around your company, your product, your service. We leave your future clients wondering why they didn’t meet with you earlier.

Video is pictures in motion to tell your future clients
the back-story of your business. Make it compelling.

CAMERA

98%

EDITING

90%

SOUND

85%

What our clients say

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Contact information

OUR OFFICE

Address: 2710 S Pace West Dr., Tucson, AZ 85730
Phone: 727-415-8912
Email: phil [at] vanguardwebsites.com

BUSINESS HOURS

Monday to Saturday: 8:00 am to 8:00 pm Arizona Time
Sunday: Closed (worshipping time!)