Nephila Web Factory

// Our latest projects.


Book catalog search engine, developed for the Central National Library of Florence. All the books published in Italy since 1886.


Technical partner of Zumedia for Hogrefe Editore websites. Online book, magazine and psychological tests catalog. Online shop and interactive diagnostic tools.

Rete DSU

Municipal wireless network located in the Florence university buildings for students. It offers Internet service to residents of the buildings.


Alma Edizioni

Alma Edizioni website. Online book catalog for teaching and learning Italian as a second language. Online shop and tools for teachers.

Opera Voice

Application for simultaneously sending short texts to mobile devices over wi-fi networks.  Used for titling in theatre performances.

Alice Web

Book catalog search engine and database management for Alice, the most important Italian online books catalog.


Technical partner of Zumedia for The International Center for American Music website. Multimedia content about North American music.



Visconti website. Interactive online catalog of fountain pens.

Nephila, an open source & Django web factory
// What we (love) to do.


Web development

Python Web applications with Django open source framework.
Frontend and backend for websites, cms, search engines, e-commerce.

Mobile & Tablet

HTML5 and native apps for mobile, Android and Apple iOS frameworks.
For social networking, gelocation, messaging and communications networks.


Managed Dedicated Server Hosting, Web Hosting.
Nephila servers are located at Brain Technology datacenter, Florence.

Network infrastructure

Architecture for wired and wireless access networks. Installation and management systems. Linux servers and maintenance. Authentication systems management.

Web Design

Web graphic

Art direction and graphic design, new media design, logos, illustrations, graphical interfaces, and icon sets. Responsive templates for all devices.

Mobile design

Graphic design for new resolutions, touchscreen navigation paths, templates for mobile and tablet devices. Tools and applications.

Interaction design

Functional analysis and conceptual design, user-oriented interfaces design, interactive systems graphic.

Visual design

Multimedia design, information design projects, video editing, movie design, online advertising and social media graphics.

Web Content

Content strategy

Textual and visual contents analysis and classification. Editorial calendars and content structure for websites, CMS, web marketing strategies.

Web writing

Searching topics, choosing styles and writing texts for websites, corporate blogs, newsletters, press releases, adwords ads, banner ads, social networks.

Search Engine Optimization

Web sites technical analysis, keyword research and selection, titles, sitemaps, digital asset optimization, landing pages. Statistics and monitoring.

Social media content

Key social networks analysis and selection, defining categories, guidelines and styles.
Content publishing. Participation, conversations and sharing.

Digital Marketing

Search engine marketing

Search advertising campaigns, web positioning plans, integration with social media networks, link building, blogging, article marketing.

Email marketing

Email marketing plans, mailing lists, graphics and contents for newsletters, email marketing solutions management, statistics and profiling.

Social media marketing

Social accounts, social media campaigns. Social media content and optimization, social sharing, statistics, and social lead generation.

Web Analytics

Internet data analysis and profiling. Website traffic statistics, geolocation and mobile Internet devices, results from online advertising campaigns.