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Top tips for the best cafe website

If you’re thinking about a new website for your cafe or restaurant, or perhaps you are researching to create your very first, we’ve got some ideas to help you create a successful website that will provide a great impression.

All Time Top 5 WordPress Plugins

One of the best things about wordpress websites are the ability to add plugins to your website, which essentially is just like adding apps to your phone.  We thought we’d compile our top 5 wordpress plugins that we rely on for nearly every single wordpress website that we build.

Optimum Length for Online Content

Attention spans online are much shorter than in face to face communication.  So if you are creating digital content for online audiences such as podcasts or videos, then what is the optimum length to keep your audience engaged?

Adding a thumbnail pic to your WordPress Website

Many of you might notice with WordPress websites, that you have an opportunity to display a picture of yourself as a little thumbnail.  This is typically displayed in the comments and about sections (after a post) and in wordpress terms is called an gravatar or avatar.  This post explains how you can upload one.

Client wordpress sites hacked – our perspective

Hi all.  We awoke this morning to the shocking news that another 2 websites hosted with Crazy Domains had been hacked.  It’s obviously a serious concern now as we have close to 2 sites going down on a weekly basis. We wanted to stress the importance of moving your website to WP Engine immediately, as […]

WordPress Plugins – Pop Up Window, Help or Hinderance?

I was recently asked by 2 clients to install a wordpress plugin that could enable a pop up window and I agreed, all be it kicking and screaming.  But now, having installed a pop up with the help of a wordpress plugin, I’m actually really liking it.  So I thought I’d share what plugin to […]

5 Simple Reasons We Love WordPress Websites

When we talk to new clients, we often have to explain why we only use wordpress for our websites content management system.  So we thought we’d put together our top 5 reasons for why we love wordpress websites. 1) WordPress is free  WordPress is a content management system, which you install on a hosting server […]

Design Inspiration – Jason Mraz and Taylor

This is the first in a series of posts where we are going to look at some cool websites to draw some inspiration.  Our roots are in music so why not start with a musical inspired site from Taylor and Jason Mraz. Why we love it: The fold is dead! Everyone used to talk in […]

Apple maps business listings io6 – Yelp

One of the interesting updates to the new io6 software, is the removal of Google maps for Apple’s new mapping software.  My first thought was how on earth Apple would close the gap on Google considering it’s already comprehensive business directory.  I can’t possibly comprehend that the answer is going to be Yelp.