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Flash… it’s not all that bad

Flash… it’s not all that bad

Everyone hates Flash, right? It takes too long to load, it makes the site difficult to navigate, it can’t be indexed by search engines, and it causes usability issues. And it’s annoying. Web...

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A Freshleaf Christmas!!

A Freshleaf Christmas!!

At Freshleaf we’re very excited about Christmas! We had our Christmas party this week, which was a terribly glamorous affair where a fabulous time was had by all (see pics below). Good food, good...

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Meta Matters: Why Search Wiki makes meta description more important than ever

Meta Matters: Why Search Wiki makes meta description more important than ever

Search Wiki: one of Google’s latest releases which allows users full control over their search results when they are logged into their Google account. So when you’re logged in, you can do a...

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The twentieth of a second rule – why great design matters

The twentieth of a second rule – why great design matters

Imagine giving a business presentation where you have a twentieth of a second to convince your audience they want to listen to your proposal. Where after a few seconds, if they don’t like it,...

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We’re on page one! Freshleaf SEO… again

We’re on page one! Freshleaf SEO… again

So anyone who read this post will know that we’ve been working hard to get Freshleaf Media’s website onto page one of Google for our chosen search term corporate website design. Well, I’m pleased...

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Five reasons to redesign

Five reasons to redesign

The company website is one of the public faces of the business, a marketing tool and a communication medium. As such, of course it needs to be kept up to date, and needs to evolve in line with...

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The importance of a good specification

The importance of a good specification

Have you ever worked on one of those projects where you think you’ve done everything that was required, but your client has other ideas? And despite ‘going the extra mile’ and adding more value to...

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The things you do for good seach engine listings!

The things you do for good seach engine listings!

So the saga of the Freshleaf Media website continues. We launched the site on a new domain back in May, and although we were delighted with our new toy, Google was less than impressed, and...

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Freshleaf welcomes new staff!

Freshleaf welcomes new staff!

This week things are are busier at Freshleaf than they’ve ever been, thanks to the arrival of three (count ’em: three!) new staff members.

We can now proudly boast extra php development power,...

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Aviary – another feather in your design cap?

Aviary – another feather in your design cap?

An “early-bird” invite for the intriguing looking Aviary suite plopped into my particular corner of the Freshleaf inbox today. I’ve been following the development of this collection of Flash-based...

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Distorted images in Internet Explorer

Distorted images in Internet Explorer

One of our clients recently complained that the images on their website were looking distorted and fuzzy when viewed in Internet Explorer 6 on Windows XP. We tried to replicate the problem on our...

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