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We work on a lot of digital projects - many for our clients and some for ourselves. We regularly face new challenges and changes in technology that, once surmounted, pave the path to new creations, solutions, and deeper understanding. Our blog is our outlet for sharing some of that knowledge. Fuelled by curiosity, a desire to understand and – where possible – answer some of the problems we and our clients face.

Using Slack to Improve Team Communication

Team communication is one of the most important things in a company. We use Slack to make sure everyone is up-to-date with company and client news - this blog outlines how we, and others, use the popular instant messaging client

This article was posted in Musings, Tools by Mike Street

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How much does a website cost?

One of the obvious questions asked by any prospective client when they get in touch is ‘how much does a website cost’? For the uninitiated, this can be a complete unknown quantity…

This article was posted in Musings by Finn Taylor

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In this episode, we are going to look at a solution with a very different approach to responsive images and a more modest ambition to solve some but not all of the issues of concern - called Adaptive Images.

This article was posted in Responsive, Musings by Pranath Fernando

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Picturefill is a popular solution to the responsive images problem within the web design community and has many influential supporters. In this article though, we will attempt to take a more level-headed and unbiased look at the merits and drawbacks of this solution.

This article was posted in Responsive, Musings, Development by Pranath Fernando

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In this installment we are going to look at the first of these and the most basic responsive image solution of all: Fluid Images - which aims to address the scaling issue.

This article was posted in Design, Musings by Pranath Fernando

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Things have come along way with Social Media, and with so many channels to choose from. There are the more obvious mediums like Facebook and Twitter, to the more niche platforms like Pinterest and Vine, there are some great examples of organisations that are doing it really well.

This article was posted in Musings, SEO by Tamara Mansfield Kerr

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In a world of ever increasing diversity of devices, many have chosen to adopt the responsive web design approach when creating their websites. But issues arise for the images of these websites ?

This article was posted in Design, Musings by Pranath Fernando

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Might adding your Twitter feed to your website actually be a bit of an 'own goal'?

This article was posted in Musings, SEO by Finn Taylor

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24th April 2014

Free Getty Images?

A few weeks ago Getty images decided to open the doors to over 35 million of its images for people to use for free. Now that the dust has had time to settle, what are the implications and opportunities?

This article was posted in SEO, Musings, Client Guides by Simon Emery

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23rd April 2014

TemplaVoila & TYPO3 6.2 LTS

TemplaVoila may not mean much to many of our clients, but they actually use it all the time: it is the templating engine which plays a key role in TYPO3's flexibility.

This article was posted in Musings, Tools by Finn Taylor, Oliver Rowlands

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