Latest Blog Posts
Integrating External Database Connections
by Matt Craft CMS, Code
Exploring database connection methods in CraftCMS and Yii. We connect to a Microsoft Azure database and show examples of how we can handle the data in a number of different ways between our plugin code and templates
COVID-19 and working remotely, life 1 year on
by Laura A Digital
Believe it or not, it has only been 1 year since COVID-19 took hold in the UK and we entered into our first lockdown. Since then, we have been working remotely as a team. Here are our experiences of working from home.
How Apple’s iOS 14 release may affect your Facebook advertising performance
If you’re running ads on Facebook you’ll probably want to know this.
What is a Support Retainer and do I need one?
Digital technology is a rapidly developing and constantly changing field. Beyond the maintenance and technical support, there’s also a wide variety of website management tasks to be undertaken on a regular basis - work on your website doesn’t stop after it’s launch!
Do you know how hard your website is working?
We all know how important digital has become. Understanding how well you are doing and what you need to improve could make all the difference between being successful and wasting your time, money and opportunities.
Refactoring a slow search page with ajax to load faster
by Matt Craft CMS, Code
When connecting to enterprise systems we need to return the most recent data, this means we can't use caching but we end up with a slow loading page as a result. In this article we explain how to improve the speed whilst keeping the data fresh.
Facebook "News" launches in the UK
Facebook, Google and Instagram put focus on user experience in latest updates
What is Clubhouse App?
by Andrew Marketing, Strategy
You may have heard about it, you might even have joined, but you may still be wondering, what is Clubhouse?
Google to introduce “Page Experience” as search ranking factor
Due to the coronavirus outbreak, Google decided to give us all a heads up on the future algorithm update and what it entails… that way you can adjust your website so your traffic doesn’t take a hit when the update comes into play.
The Importance of Website Security
by Nina Craft CMS
The negative impacts of breached website security can be immense no matter the size of a business. By some estimates, it is believed that about 30,000 to 50,000 websites get hacked every day.