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.
I’ve just bought the PDF version of Digging into WordPress. I would have bought the print version but they’re out of stock so I’m in the process of printing it to ring bind. Whilst printing it I have spotted a quote that appeals to me – The best design too is a long eraser with […]
I came across this post on the Three Ships Media website and think it is a very novel and light hearted explanation of the roles/usage of different social media platforms. read the full article at - http://threeshipsmedia.com/blog/social-media-and-donuts
We recently completed a makeover of the Westray Development Trust website, moving the site from Joomla! to WordPress and implementing a responsive theme at the same time, making the site mobile friendly.
When a visitor views your website the time it takes for your page to load is directly proportional to the amount of content on the page. The biggest items to influence its loading speed are the images so it is vital that you prepare these images in advance so that they will load quickly. If […]
I’ve just finished reading Steal Like an Artist by Austin Kleoan, and it was an interesting an easy read. A short book that presents some interesting ideas that offer food for thought. Quite a short book, but then it only costs £1.57 in Kindle format so it is a cheap, easy read.