Web Design News

Is your SSL certificate as safe as you thought?

This is not a new story (Google announced it's plans September 2017), but many people are still unaware that Google Chrome and Firefox will be blocking websites that use SSL certificates issued by Symantec (yes, THAT Symantec) as of April this year. You many think "Well, my SSL certificate was issued by GeoTrust/RapidSSL/Thawte, not Symantec", but the reality is that...

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Silverstripe - Best Technology Solution for the Public Sector

It is nice to see Silverstripe, the platform we use for all our development, getting rewarded for it's excellent work.  A global company, based in Wellington, New Zealand, Silverstripe recently won the 2016 NZ Technology award for 'Best Technology Solution for the Public Sector'.  Silverstripe is an extremely versatile,  stable platform which can be used for any project.  We use it...

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Infobuzz site live

Infobuzz is a charity based in Gloucester who support the most vulnerable groups and individuals. Under the project headings of Infobuzz Direct (schools and the arts), Castle Gate (Criminal Justice) and Head Space (therapeutic and training) they provide effective support and interventions to professionals and clients alike.

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It is nice to be appreciated

Customer support and service are important to us and we always endeavour to do the best we can for our clients, whether it is being on hand out of hours, or doing that little bit extra or just giving advice.  We do it because we like to help.

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Is Google listening in on us?

It seems like anyone using Chrome might be unwittingly having their conversations recorded by Google. According to an article over on the "Private Online News" blog a mysterious piece of code has been found in Chrome (or at least Chromium, that Chrome is built on) that appears to be responsible for monitoring audio being received by the device's microphone.

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Photography site Live

Capture this Moment is the name of Kathryn Goddard's photography business in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire.  Kathryn produces great work for weddings, families and corporate clients and working with her on this project has been very enjoyable.

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Chocolate Strawberry Live

Sarah Jones of the Chocolate Strawberry in the Forest of Dean makes amazing cakes for all occasions and runs workshops on baking and cake decoration (particularly the delicate skill of painting).  A simple design was needed that would showcase her designs as well as direct customers to her tutorials and recipes.  She also needed to be able to set up...

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Joya eCommerce now open

Joya are now online with their own store full of unique and unusual gifts.  Based in a beautiful shop in the Cotswolds, Joya specialises in housewares, bags, gifts and jewellery, including their range of lovely necklaces called Indie-Pendants.

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ProvenMentor site live

New site just gone up for ProvenMentor, a digital marketing tutoring practice.  They are an accredited provider of the DMI Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing and wanted a website where prospective students could find out about the course, test their current knowledge and easily book a course.  For more info, check out our work section, or take a look at...

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Does your business .sucks?

It seems that we get new domains being launched on a semi regular basis these days. Where once we could only choose from a country specific domain (like .co.uk, .fr, etc) or a .com or .biz, now we have the choice of .co.uk, .uk, .london, .me and many more.

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