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Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance

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.

A client guide to optimising page speed

We live in a world of instant gratification, where nobody likes to wait or queue up for anything. Thankfully, no waiting is required in becoming a page speed guru!

How should I improve my website?

Websites are ever-changing and evolving but how do you best approach these improvements?

Homepage image sliders. Good or bad?

As a web designer I have often relied on the trusty image slider as a homepage design feature and functional content tool. I mean why not? It ticks all the boxes right? Visual wow factor and multiple messages can be displayed...

Avoid creative block when designing for the web

Avoid creative block when designing for the web

Ever opened up Photoshop or a browser to start a new design only for inspiration to desert you? Often the problem is that you’ve moved onto this stage before laying the groundwork.

Twitter Bootstrap 3 - The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Twitter Bootstrap 3 - The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Bootstrap 3 is a rich CSS, HTML and Javascript framework. It can make building websites easier by using its pre-built components such as navigation, forms and typography.

Data, data everywhere

Thanks to the wonder that is website analytics, we now have a wealth of data on every visitor to our websites. But with so much information at our fingertips are you seeing the wood for the trees?

Think email marketing is dead? Think again…

In recent years there has been so much focus on inbound marketing such as Social Media, that its very easy to forget the more traditional outbound marketing methods, like email. Email has been around for a long time (over 40 years), but using email for marketing purposes is still, and will continue to be a big part of most organisations marketing mix.

Helpful hints for newbie blog writers

"I'm thoroughly enjoying your blog. I too am an aspiring blog blogger but I'm still new to everything. Do you have any helpful hints for newbie blog writers? I'd genuinely appreciate it."

Tips for graduates finding their first web design job

Tips for graduates finding their first web design job

Looking for work in the design industry can be difficult and frustrating, especially if you’re fresh out of uni and looking for your first proper job. I graduated from Brighton University in 2013 and was faced with the challenge...

Tables in responsive design

Tables in responsive design

This article highlights the implications of using default tables within responsive design and suggests different methods to use.

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