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Marketing your website and your business – going back to basics

Marketing your website and your business – going back to basics

Once your corporate website is up and running (or even during the build process), inevitably someone will mention digital marketing, search engine marketing, and social media… and quite rightly...

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Good website design – sites we like

Good website design – sites we like

The thing about the web is that it’s so much part of everyday life that it’s become wallpaper – we know it’s there but we don’t notice the details. So when asked to think of websites they like, or...

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Search Engine Optimisation – the myth and the magic

Search Engine Optimisation – the myth and the magic

Search engine optimisation has become big business, and sometimes it feels like there’s so much myth and misdirection surrounding it that it’s a wonder anyone can get a grip on the subject. But...

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Getting the best out of everyone – thoughts on the agency/client relationship

If you had to name the most important factor in running a successful web design project, what would it be? The available budget? The skills of the developers? The creativity of the designers?...

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First look at Adobe’s Wallaby: a short hop closer to getting Flash on your iPad?

First look at Adobe’s Wallaby: a short hop closer to getting Flash on your iPad?

Only a couple of weeks ago we blogged about the issue of Flash on Apple devices and the impact that may have on the way we build corporate websites. But it seems that Adobe had a plan waiting...

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If Microsoft want to get rid of IE6, they’ve got to go local

If Microsoft want to get rid of IE6, they’ve got to go local

A software developer actively discouraging people from using their software is a rare thing, but this is exactly what Microsoft are doing with their new “Moving the world off Internet Explorer 6”...

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Will Apple kill Flash and change the way we make websites?

Will Apple kill Flash and change the way we make websites?

Apple boss Steve Jobs has been unequivocal in his opinion on Flash – Apple does not now, nor will it ever support Flash on its products. So, with Apple setting the pace in many aspects of the...

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Google Analytics account setups – still a bit of a mess

Google Analytics account setups – still a bit of a mess

Here’s a question. Google is great at a lot of things, and pours a lot of time and money into continued development of its products – so why is the way that accounts are set up for Analytics still...

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The HTML5 logo from a designer’s perspective

The HTML5 logo from a designer’s perspective

Discussions about logo design are no longer contained to design agency walls. A case in point is the Olympic logo, with a reach that affects a wide range of people, and which has been criticised...

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Microsoft issues new security warning – but is any browser safe?

Microsoft issues new security warning – but is any browser safe?

At the end of last week, Microsoft issued a warning to anyone using its Internet Explorer browser – which is potentially around 900 million people around the world. In what it called a...

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