I know that I have users that are still using Windows XP. They are clinging onto it because Vista had such bad rap. I must confess I have tried Windows 8 on my laptop and hated it. Hated it with a passion, so much that I uninstalled it and went back to Windows 7. I […]
Our wind turbine was installed yesterday so we were in a bit of turmoil with installation engineers in and out, but certainly worth it. It has been online for just over 14 hours (commissioned around 6PM yesterday) and in that time has generated 36.5kWh of electricity, result! This will have a huge impact on our […]
The Merry Dancers (Aurora Borealis) were in fine form last night. Got wrapped up and sat out in our back garden watching them, these are the best we have ever seen them. IT even prompted me to go and get my tripod and camera.
I am pleased to announce the launch of another Hayburn Holidays Orkney a self catering holiday accommodation website for holidays in Orkney. Hayburn is a four bedroom, modern, two story house with a large garden in Burray, Orkney. Check out the full website at www.hayburnholidaysorkney.co.uk
Mood boards are a great tool to help develop a general look and feel “mood” for a design. Mood boards are often used by graphics designers to illustrate a visual style or direction for a project, they are a collection of fonts, colours, images or really any objects that serve to illustrate or establish a […]
Here wishing all my clients and site visitors a very Merry Christmas and Happy and Prosperous New Year. I hope you like my little site decorations for the season. Here’s a little light entertainment from Youtube -
One of the most frequent requests I get from my clients once a website is finished is – can you put my site on the first page of Google now please? I wish it was that easy. Unfortunately, or maybe that’s fortunately, the various tricks that website owners have used in the past to get […]
I am pleased to launch the re-designed Orkney Uncovered website. This new design is WordPress based allowing the site owners to update the site content and to maintain a regularly updated news blog and photo blog. The whole site is responsive adapting its layout to suit different devices and screen resolutions and the Photo Blog […]
It is important to consider both the dimensions of your images and their file size when preparing them for use in your web pages. We discussed resizing the dimensions of your image in part 1, where making the image smaller significantly reduced the file size and the time that the image takes to load, now […]
I am pleased to launch a new responsive website for Aultnagar bed and breakfast accommodation in Orkney. The website includes a full width responsive image slider in the header and uses fully responsive layout catering for varied device screen sizes from widescreen desktop or laptop displays to small mobile phone displays.