Starting October 2017, Chrome (version 62) will show a “NOT SECURE” warning when users enter text in a form on an HTTP page, you need an HTTPS secure page. What this means is that any pages with a contact form, newsletter..
Articles about website development and SEO. From coding examples for developers to responsive web design and why it is important. Guides to search engine optimisation (SEO) for your website and hosting advice for page speed. There are many laws surrounding eCommerce websites and whilst I cannot give advice, I can explain what you are legally obliged to do as an online store owner. While the terms web design and web development are often used interchangeably, web design is technically a subset of the broader category of web development.
WooCommerce is now the most popular eCommerce platform on the web (stats from Builtwith), so you can rest assured you’re in good company. The new product gallery in WordPress WooCommerce 3.0 is excellent. The thumbnails now react the way that..
There are many things that we should all be doing today as WordPress developers to ensure that pages load quickly to please our visitors and of course good old Google SEO. Optimise images, basically make their file sizes as small..
The Councils The websites of Mawnan, Breage and Budock parish are aimed at local people and those researching, planning to visit, or planning to move to the area. Councillors can be contacted via the site and residents are encouraged to..
If you are selling online with an e-commerce website, you need to be aware of the law. The Consumer Rights Act came into force on 1 October 2015. The law is now clearer and easier to understand, meaning that consumers..
The Consumer Rights Directive is an EU law that came into effect on 13 June 2014. The law applies to anyone selling goods, services, or digital products online via an e-commerce website and offline. Setting up an e-commerce website to..
SEO in a nutshell is a brief overview of SEO for beginners. A simple definition of search engine optimisation: it is a technical and creative process to improve the visibility of a website in search engines, with the aim of..
2015 saw mobile overtaking desktop as the number one device for accessing the web and a report published by Reuters states that 75% of Internet use in 2017 will be from mobile devices. Mobile users have different needs, there is..
We all love data and we spend time monitoring our Google analytics and website statistics. Anyone doing this will notice the increase in mobile traffic. Many key sites get a large percentage of page views via tablets and smartphones. We..
This post is aimed at WordPress developers and advanced users. There are plenty of directory plugins out there and plenty of membership plugins, many free. However none of these gave me everything I needed. For this website members needed to..
Responsive web design needs loads of testing and the web developer needs to know what they are doing. When you consider the number of screen sizes that there are to deal with and the number of different web browsers, you..
We are taking it with us wherever we go. The web used to be on our desktop behind our computer monitor but not any longer, it has been set free and placed on just about every conceivable screen size. We..
The rapid spread of mobile devices has turned the world of web design upside down. Users no longer view web content only on traditional desktop systems, but are increasingly using smartphones, tablets, and other devices with a wide range of..
This page is full of CSS3 tricks. Things that we can do wih CSS
This is a post for other WordPress developers. Anyone looking for a way to limit content length and make custom or multiple excerpt lengths in Wordpress might find this very useful.