We love Cape Town and we love website design –  so naturally we combined these two loves and decided to take a look at some sites about our city.

We’ve listed them according to how they ranked on the Oonie Rating Scale  – which consists of how easy they were to use, their content (was it well-written? does it serve a purpose?), images (aesthetic appeal, quality, relevance) and how fun the website was to use!

1.Love Cape Town

www.capetown.travel

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Love Cape Town’s stunning home page

Responsive and easy to use, we feel this website captures the true spirit of the Mother City through a fun interface and stunning, colourful photography. Well-written articles are featured on everything Cape Town and give you hints as to where to get breakfast under 50 bucks, how to be a responsible tourist and how to survive New Years.

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Love Cape Town is chock full of resources – complete with a trip planner listing services, transport, exclusive offers and downloadable maps.

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Bonus: ‘My Cape Town Collection’ bookmark with all of your favourite activities listed on the website

All-around gorgeous and uplifting, Oonie loves Love Cape Town.

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32/40 on the Oonie Scale

 

2. Cape Town City FC

http://capetowncityfc.co.za/

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CTCFC’s home page

Capetowncityfc.co.za is visually stunning and very easy to use.

It is a single page website (which is currently in vogue) and has used strong colours and a repetitive theme throughout which makes it pleasing to the eye and memorable. What this website lacks in content is made up through its well-run and engaging Twitter page (with over 12000 followers) where they post things that could be posted to a blog section of the website (for better SEO results).

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Whilst the content and look of the text could use some work, the rest of the website is fun and lively and matches the vibe of the team.

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29/40 on the Oonie Scale (Plus 2 points for awesome logo)

 

3. Lonely Planet/ South Africa/ Cape Town

https://www.lonelyplanet.com/south-africa/cape-town

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Lonley Planet/ South Africa/ Cape Town’s home page

The thing we like the most about this website is the functionality. It serves a clear purpose and does what it’s meant too – which is the primary function of all websites. Its content is solid and clear, and some visual design elements have been utilised (notably: some beautiful images) but the website could use a sprucing up.

A ‘survival guide’ has been included – which is pretty unique and very useful– which tells tourists about Visa requirements, the best times to visit and outlines daily costs.

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Survival Guide – soooo useful!

Oonie thinks the content on this website is very informative but could be made more design-y.

“Tap water is drinkable here, and with the exception of HIV/AIDS, there’s little need to worry about health issues in Cape Town. But hundreds do die daily from HIV/AIDS, so make sure you protect yourself while having sex”

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23/40 on the Oonie Scale

 

What do you rate these websites? Do you have any favourite websites about Cape Town? Let us know in the comments!

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Web Design in Cape Town – Oonie’s Pick of Top Websites About Our Mother City
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