Capitol Theatre, Port Hope

Our Services

Strike It Up Design & Development works closely with businesses, individuals, organizations and other designers to provide quality design work and superb websites. We offer small business packages to help you develop your branding and initial collateral that will help your business grow.

From logos to business cards and everything in between, SIU has you covered. Need a new developer or to switch domains? We’re here to help you with whatever your needs are.

Graphic Designer & Web Developer Craig Smith
Off the Hook - Branding & Collateral


SIU is a full service graphic design and web development company. We work with you directly, explore ideas and create any number of printed collateral items to help promote your business. We will co-ordinate with printers and other service providers, as needed, to get you your printed items as quickly as possible.

Print collateral includes:

  • Branding
  • Business cards
  • Stationery
  • Rack cards
  • Postcards & Invitations
  • Posters & Flyers
  • Stickers & Labels
  • Banners, Banner Stands & Pull-Up Banners
  • Ads & other promotional material

Web Design & Build

We offer more than just the design of your website, we build them too. SIU uses WordPress to provide a simple, clean and easy-to-use web interface for you to update your own content. From a static landing page to a fully-customized theme, we can build you an affordable website.

By doing the web development in house, you save money. We also put a number of security checks in place to help keep your website safe from hackers. We can arrange local hosting and personalized emails, with on-going maintenance, once your website is live. We'll set-up everything you need to be successful with search engines and build your audience.

Web Design & Build Services include:

  • Small business packages with a static landing page containing your message and contact details
  • Multiple pages utilizing a WordPress child theme
  • Multiple pages utilizing a premium child theme, which includes a visual builder to help you add even more types of content without needing to know how to code
  • Custom WordPress theme, which is built from scratch using the WordPress core
  • Security measures, email set-up, hosting and other web maintenance on an on-going basis
  • Security audits and improvements to your hosting and email
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Development Services

We work with other designers and studios to build websites on behalf of your clients. We're discreet, fast and can take your PSD to working WordPress website on your schedule. We're local, fast and write clean code on fully responsive websites. If you're a designer and you need your latest project built, we've got you covered.

We've worked on one pagers, small sites of 5–10 pages, medium sites of 15–30 pages and large sites of 50+ pages, in both English and French. You provide us with the design and tell us how you would like it to function. We'll build it, make any adjustments and provide you training, which you can then pass along to your client. Or, we'll happily provide the training on your behalf.

No project is too big or small and we pride ourselves on the service we provide to other designers.

Social Media, SEO & Security Audits

We offer design and best practices for social media, SEO, Google Analytics, Search Console, Accessibility (AODA) and account security. 

Has your website been hacked? We will audit your website for malicious code and report the problem back to you. Passwords and usernames are being hacked at an alarming rate these days and we will help you protect your data.

Social Media, SEO & Security Audits include:

  • Social media graphics and promotions
  • SEO best practices and content improvements
  • Malware and malicious code audits, password strength and other security measure to help keep your site safe - Cooler By the Lake - Website