• 6 May 2015
    sEst. reading time: 1 minute

    Can you afford NOT to have a mobile friendly website?

    With news today from Google that it now has more searches from mobile devices than desktop machines in 10 countries including the US and Japan, can you afford to have a website that isn’t mobile friendly? [MORE]

  • 30 November 2013
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    WordCamp Europe 2013

    The weekend of October 5th/6th was WordCamp Europe 2013, the first trans-European gathering of WordPress developers, users & supporters.  As a veteran of many IT conferences since the early 90s, I can say that WordCamps are pretty untypical.  But in a good way… most WordCamps aren’t profit making, they are community driven with the admission fee covering event costs and a large chunk of the running costs met by sponsorship from the community (both individuals and commercial/non-commercial organisations). [MORE]

  • 1 September 2013
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    From mouse to mouth – designs in reality

    It’s always exciting to see something you’ve designed and been working on in the ethereal, electronic world transformed into something real.  Going from mockups to an actual website delivers some of this buzz, but for me nothing beats seeing something you’ve designed become physical – like a business card or a badge. [MORE]

  • 26 June 2013
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    Another print ad, for the Alba Real Ale Festival this time!

    It’s that time of year, when the publicity for the Alba Real Ale Festival starts cranking up and as an established customer of ours, we are helping the organisers get their promotional material ready.  Thanks to the website and the efforts of the team involved, the festival is in the enviable position of selling out for one of their three days already, so I’m changing the ad before it’s even run in the Broughty Ferry Spotlight mag. [MORE]