Posted on 06. Jul, 2012 by Glynn Davies.
Hopefully everyone with a professional interest in the web will have been aware of responsive design for some time now, but for the uninitiated, responsive design is a means of adapting a single website to all kinds of display devices via CSS media queries. A great example of responsive design in action is the Boston [...]
Posted on 04. Jul, 2012 by Ann Harrison.
There are a number of ways to have your eyes opened to a subject and not all of them are fun, but my work experience with the User Experience department at LBi has been on the ‘waking up with the sun shining on your face and a Guardian at the foot of your bed’ scale [...]
Posted on 03. Jul, 2012 by Jodi Mullen.
The future of infographics lies in animation, interactivity and user-generated content. We look at how innovative designers are tackling blogger indifference.
Posted on 29. Jun, 2012 by Emma Dunn.
Shareability is a hugely popular buzzword in online marketing nowadays. Ever since THAT Google update (I’ll give you a hint – begins with a P, ends with ANDA) the game has well and truly changed and the time has come to shake things up.
Posted on 28. Jun, 2012 by Simon Heyes.
Facebook again prompted criticism this week after deciding to switch user email addresses to those provided by the @facebook.com system, without notifying it’s users. Facebook launched it’s email service back in 2010, supposedly to compete with Google Mail, but up to now it’s impact has been very poor. At the time, Mark Zuckerberg effectively hailed [...]
Posted on 27. Jun, 2012 by Wendy Rees.
In a week of shock announcements and continued rumours in the tablet marketplace, we ask: Will more screens mean less Analytics? The tablet market in Scotland has been in a period of growth since the 1800’s, this localised success has started to spread worldwide over the last five years with the recipe changing from a [...]
Posted on 25. Jun, 2012 by Lucy Bailey.
I read an interesting article recently about Pinterest & the role it might play in the social commerce sphere. There’s no denying that Pinterest has become an instant phenomenon, crossing the 10 million monthly visits mark in the US faster than any site in history, so the idea that it might become a major social [...]
Posted on 22. Jun, 2012 by Louisa Lawson.
One of the programs I manage within our affiliate department is the global Skype affiliate program. As the reach of our affiliate program has grown across countries such as Australia, Russia, North & South America, the UK, and Europe, it has become increasingly difficult to be able to communicate with all of our affiliates at [...]
Posted on 19. Jun, 2012 by Natalie Hamilton.
Penguin isn’t the first Google update to emphasise that quality content matters. But, under Penguin’s penalties, if your on-page copy and content strategy isn’t Pingu-perfect you’ll have less than happy feet. So forget the shuffle of shame down the organic search ratings – just keep reading and p.p..p…p…pick up some tips that’ll help penguin-proof your [...]
Posted on 15. Jun, 2012 by Emily Puddephatt.
Sweden has applied its heritage of social democracy to a slightly different area in recent months by handing the reins of the official tourist board Twitter account @Sweden over to the citizens of the country. Since December 2011, each week a different Swedish citizen has taken over the account and is free to post whatever they [...]