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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.

Consider your favourite film, but with no soundtrack. It would be strange right? Those long periods between dialogue filled with silence. Most of the time however, those gaps feature mood enhancing...

This article was posted in Development, Musings by Simon Mills

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TYPO3 v6.0 Update: A Designers Eye View

All of our websites here at Liquid Light are built using the powerful open source content management system, TYPO3. We have recently updated many of our client websites to the new version of TYPO3 v6.0 and have noticed quite a few...

This article was posted in Client Guides, Musings by Mish Maudsley

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Whilst having your own website is easy, few site owners are aware that there are actually quite a few rules and regulations that they need to abide by if they are not going to get themselves into trouble.

This article was posted in Musings, Client Guides by Gareth Vater

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8 Common pitfalls when designing your new website

As a web design agency we need to learn from mistakes, improve our processes and ultimately make sure we can spot the risks before they impact the project. This comes down to experience of working on web projects everyday, which improves our ability to see and avoid any potential pitfalls.

This article was posted in Musings by Finn Taylor

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Wouldn't it be great if somebody invented an item of clothing that would adapt to any person wearing it, without any loss in quality or appearance (think Back To The Future 2 and Marty's shrink-wrap clothing)?

This article was posted in Musings, Responsive

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19th February 2013

Is your head in the cloud?

It’s the buzzword of the moment but what does the cloud really mean to those of us who don’t converse in techno speak or run vast IT empires? Should we really care about it?

This article was posted in Client Guides, Musings by Tamara Mansfield Kerr

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An 'image slider' generally refers to the changing image space usually found at the top of a website homepage.

They come in all shapes and sizes and varying methods of interaction. Sometimes just used to add more visual eye candy...

This article was posted in Musings by Adam Wallace

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Getting the train to Brighton everyday means you chat to a lot of people working in the digital world, after all, Brighton is the digital hub of the UK - don’t you know!Surprisingly, what the majority of my fellow digital workers...

This article was posted in Musings by Gareth Vater

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Is Marketing fluff?
18th December 2012

Is Marketing fluff?

Is marketing a ‘nice to have’ or is it business ‘critical’? Does it mean playing around on Twitter and LinkedIn all day or building a communications strategy for success? I guess the real question should be … ’is Marketing all fluff?’

This article was posted in Musings by Tamara Mansfield Kerr

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I am human, Honest!

What are these infamous CAPTCHA forms? What are they trying to achieve and is there any reason why we should use them in our websites?

This article was posted in Client Guides, Musings by Rob Day

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