• Is Squarespace or WordPress better for design?


    Trying to decide between WordPress and Squarespace, and wondering which is better from a web design perspective? You’re not alone. I recently got a question through my blog from someone asking this very question, and I can understand how you may be confused, especially if you’re not a professional web designer, or you don’t have […]

  • Professionalising a web app service website


    One of my recent projects was to help a web-based software company to communicate about their service better online. When Festival Systems got in touch to ask if I could help improve their website, I said ‘Hell, yeah!’ because I could see right away that they were really great at making incredibly powerful and useful software, […]

  • Responsive Design WordPress Site


    This week I have been upgrading a client’s site to use a responsive design template, in order to make the site mobile- and tablet-friendly. Now that there are so many awesome professional themes out there, I usually spend my time customising one of these instead of building from scratch for clients. This time, I chose […]

  • Blog Design & Tech Support


    This client wanted to improve the design & functionality of his successful business blog. He also needed tech support in backing up and upgrading his technical infrastructure. Read more…

  • WordPress training in London: Beginner / Advanced – by yours truly


    Later this month I will be leading some WordPress training workshops as part of the Social Media Exchange Express. Those lovely and talented peeps at SoundDelivery have put together a great programme of hands-on sessions for people who want to learn more about how to do pretty much anything in social media. From Twitter to […]

  • WordPress theme customisation & online demo


    My latest client WordPress site may look clean & simple, but there’s a lot under the hood. Visual Seating is a new service which offers theatre-goers the ability to ‘test-drive’ seats before booking tickets. They can click on any seat in the theatre’s seating plan, and see a real photographic view of the stage from […]

  • New year, new portfolio


    What better way to make a fresh start in the new year than to freshen up my website. I have been so busy with clients that I haven’t had a chance to do it in a while, but I set aside the afternoon today and created a new Portfolio page to highlight some of my […]

  • New WordPress theme: CapitalBlue


    I have just finished customising a lovely clean, simple and easy-to-read WordPress theme for a new client, Capital Fire and Security. I like the clean lines and the way the blue and white make the photos really pop off the page. This project was another collaboration with the rather wonderful Katrina Dixon a.k.a. The Marketing […]