News & Insights

The occasional post around CRO, web design and development as well my insights into trending digital topics

HTML(5) Download Attribute

An interesting and overlooked aspect of HTML5 is the new attributes to the link tag. The download attribute introduced in HTML5 can solve two issues; giving a downloadable document a sensible name when

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Graduating!

Next month, July the 9th 2015, I will be graduating with a First Class Honours in BSc Media Technology at the University of South Wales (Cardiff). The last three years

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A Little Chance

Update June 2015 A Little Chance completed it’s first event at The Little Man, with 50 or so people turning up and 4 speakers as well a live musician. The

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Online Food Hygiene Rating

When ordering a takeaway we sometimes use personal reviews, recommendations, photography, and the establishments website or social media to make our decision. However recently I noticed there is no benchmark

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Apple iBeacons

During this year, the thing that has stuck with me the most is the Apple iBeacons. Introduced in IOS 7 (2013), an iBeacon is a new type of location awareness.

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CSS Background-Clip Text

The “background-clip: text” is supported in all main browsers with the Webkit prefix, it allows a background image to be clipped by a text element. In this post we will

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Odds and Ends #2 – SEO and WordPress

‘Odds and Ends’ will be a weekly post containing (in my humble opinion) some of the best blog posts, videos and tutorials on the web. It will cover a wide

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CSS Multi-Column Layout Module

CSS columns give us, the web designers the ability to flow content between multi-columns which adjusts depending on the viewport size. This module has plenty of options to produce layouts

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Odds and Ends #1 – Typography

‘Odds and Ends’ will be a weekly post containing (in my humble opinion) some of the best blog posts, videos and tutorials on the web. It will cover a wide

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Holiday 2014 – Lagos, Portugal

The summer holiday for 2014 was to Lagos a mid-sized town in Portugal. Staying at the Yellow Lagos Meia Pria overlooking the beach it is an incredible hotel. As well

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