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Charity Web Design

As a web designer, it's not often that I get the opportunity to make a difference to people's lives. My fiancee is an Occupational Therapist and this is one thing that I envy greatly about her work. Consequently, I always embrace the opportunity to work with charities and non-profit organisations.

Why the New Website?

After sticking with my old website for many years, I decided it was time for a completely new look. Web design has moved on a great deal since I started this work; browsers have become more sophisticated, mobile devices are much more popular and there are plenty of new technologies to help accommodate these changes. Modern design also leans towards minimalism and simplicity...

Freecycle on Steroids

For those of you who don't know about Freecycle, it is a network of groups across the world who give away their unwanted belongings for free, rather than selling or binning them. I think the principle of Freecycle is a great idea; one man's junk is another man's treasure and I hate seeing anything go to waste...

What are Cookies?

Over the past year, you will have noticed that many websites have started to display warning messages to inform you that they use cookies. Cookies are not a new technology but, a year ago, legislation was brought in that required websites to gain permission before using them. This post is for those of you who may still feel you don't really know what cookies are all about...