Web & App Development

Our forte is developing custom websites and apps to meet the exact requirements of your business or entrepreneurial venture. At Redweb the web development team is lead by Carlin Archer, a long time web veteran who has been developing websites and online applications since 1998 - that’s over 21 years experience.


Content Management Systems

Content management system gives you the control to update your own website. Redweb can customise an existing CMS for you or develop a custom CMS to meet your specific needs.

See Pixlbox.co.nz for more information about our content mangement options for your website.

Experienced Web Programmers

When you work with Redweb you are working with experienced web programmers who have many years of hands-on industry experience.

Facebook and Social Media Integration

We are experts at integrating your website with social media including Facebook and Twitter. We can also develop Facebook specific applications or mobile applications that link to Facebook.

Database Design & Development

Our database developers are highly skilled at creating scalable Microsoft SQL Server databases which can link to your website development project or online software.

Website Project Management and Architecture

If you're planning a large scale website development project we can work with your company to ensure the process runs smoothly from beginning to end. We can assist with all web related decisions by offering years of expertise in web system architecture.

Online shops / Ecommerce Websites

Developing e-commerce / online stores is an area where we have extensive experience. We can connect your website to payment gateways in South Africa or global providers such as PayPal or Google Store.

See Pixlbox.co.nz for more information about our ecommerce system.

Microsoft ASP.NET Programmers/Web Developers - MVC, ASP.NET

Do you need to work with a Cape Town based Microsoft ASP.NET web developer for contract web development work? We can offer to help with short term contracts on an hourly basis.

iPhone / Android / Windows Phone Applications

We have experience building phone apps for the three main platforms - iPhone, Android and the Windows Phone.

Prototypes / Proof of concept / Minimum Viable Product

If you’re wanting to built a prototype of an online application or mobile application, we can help. We have experience in rapidly developing proof of concept applications that are functional, but without the final detail of a market ready application.

This service can be especially useful for start-up ventures who would like to create a working prototype of their idea to take to investors or conduct internal apha/beta testing on.

Director / Lead Developer - Carlin Archer

Carlin Archer

Redweb is managed by Carlin Archer, a long time web veteran who has been developing websites and online applications since 1998 - that’s over 21 years experience.

"I personally guarantee your website will be in safe hands with Redweb."
Carlin Archer (Director & Lead Developer)


On 1st April 2016 Redweb merged with digital design company Thompson & Thompson Limited to form Pixlbox Limited. Visit Pixlbox.co.nz to find out more.

Redweb Limited (New Zealand) , Christchurch

021 0881 2004
78 Forfar St, St Albans, Christchurch, New Zealand


Testimonials / Reviews

Steve Thomas “Carlin was presented a series of difficult and somewhat intricate workings to a rebuild on our existing web site that was originally built 14 years ago. Carlin came through shining with his solutions and eventual end product for us. He has now become my right hand man and I would be completely lost without his knowledge, work ethic and his wonderful ability to get the job done on time. I have no hesitation in recommending Carlin for any small or large project.”
MD, Attorneys.co.za
Jan Harrison “Carlin is a passionate advocate of sustainability and a deep thinker who runs a company that offers excellent web site solutions, web promotion, search engine marketing, and online software development.”
Regional Manager, Sustainable Business Network
Simon Dyer “Carlin has been a pleasure to deal with at (Redweb.co.nz) Ecobob - clearly an astute business professional.”
Founder and CEO, 2CLight Co Ltd
Annabel McAleer “I am a big admirer of the work Carlin did as owner of Ecobob and developer of Greenlist, particularly his fantastic ability to build robust online communities. He is passionate about helping others minimise their impact on the planet, and is brilliant at ferretting out homes and businesses that are leading the way. He is a warm, easy-going and cheerful person to deal with.”
, Freelance writing, editing and communications
Rhein Britz “Carlin and Redweb = truly amazing. Carlin built a complete site with database with many other features while we were 15000 km apart! Very professional and reliable. Good work - I reccomend him to all.”
, General Manager at AYTB (Saudi Arabia)
Ian Sanders “I am constantly impressed with the quality of work Carlin has produced, and with the breadth and depth of his experience and work expertise. He is a visionary strategic thinker with a talent for implementing his designs in an effective and timely manner.”
Managing Director at Design for Innovation
Matthew Lamb “I have worked with Carlin a number of times on IT related projects. He is thoughtful and can bring new ideas to the table to produce a professional result.”
Owner of CODEBASE Limited
Alf Walker “Carlin and the Redweb team have worked as a service partner on numerous web build projects for many different types of businesses. We have always found their services to be efficient, technically competent and well within market rates.”
Owner of Zoo Creative Limited
Jeska McNicol “We engaged Carlin to create the EWOF database and web site in 2008. Carlin has a strong interest in sustainabilty so he understood our concept from the first meeting. We were really happy with the final website in particular the background functionality for the administrator. Carlin has continued to provide timely updates to the site and I would recommend him to others.”
Partner at McHugh & Shaw
Amy Cart “I have known Carlin for a number of years. He is hardworking, honest and a delight to spend time with. I have been happy to refer him to my clients and have used him myself.”
Communications professional and company owner
Monica Tattersall “I have worked with Carlin on 2 large projects - I have found him to be very professional to work with and he has developed some great customised web applications. He listens to the client’s requirements and also suggest improvements that will give them an edge.”
Director at WebProjects
Emma Pollard “I have hired Carlin - Redweb on many separate occasions to update our website. I have always found him to be professional and easy to work with. Reasonable fees and on time delivery.”
, Managing Director Virtual View Ltd (3D Visualisation)
“I've had the pleasure of working with Carlin on more than one occasion. I've recommended him to my own clients who've been very happy with the experience and the results. He is fair, honest, experienced and professional in his advice and services. Carlin most recently requested my design services in creating the look and feel to a website he developed. His experience, advice and support elevated the design process resulting in a great site for the customer. On a personal note: Carlin's beliefs, environmental awareness and 'stand up and make a difference by doing something' attitude inspires me every day.”
, Graphic Designer at Leo Loves Design