Journal

  • boogie

    Learning to code in Schools

    My first computer, and my first coding was done on a Commodore 64 in circa 1984. Now, as a parent I am keen for kids in schools to have the confidence to embrace web design and development techniques and languages.

  • seoimage

    Old Versus New SEO

    Search Engine Optimisation has changed greatly since the early days of table based design in the 90’s, from singular keyword density to spammy backlinks.

  • writing-for-the-web

    10 tips on writing the living web

    Many people struggle with content for their web site. They have problems visualising the brand message they want their articles to give.

  • E-commerce

    The Future of Ecommerce

    In business, the products that have the best user experience usually end up winning. The products that are so intuitive that you don’t need to open up a manual to learn how to operate it.

  • Creativity is not a talent. It is a way of operating.

    — John Cleese
  • rams

    Dieter Rams 10 principles of design

    Ram’s asked himself the question: is my design good design? The answer formed his now celebrated ten principles.

  • macbook-960

    Client tech training

    Clients often ask me about how they can learn about the latest web technologies, trends and gadgets. Keeping in touch with web trends and technologies can feel like a full time job in itself.

  • Those who mind don’t matter, and those who matter don’t mind.

    — Dr. Seuss (1944)