Google’s ‘Mobilegeddon’ just got tougher!

Google announced last year that it would begin penalising sites which weren’t mobile-friendly. Now it’s set to increase the importance of that part of its algorithm, meaning non-responsive sites are going to be ranked even lower! What does responsive mean? The word “responsive” literally means to react quickly, and positively. In terms of web design […]

How to Share Users on Multiple WordPress Sites

There are many reasons why you’d want to share users on multiple WordPress sites. WordPress Networks is a great solution, but unfortunately isn’t for everyone – especially if you’re converting an existing site into a network. The below guide offers an alternative to sharing users, and works for WordPress 4.1. There are going to be […]

Are You Ready to GetMo?

The GetMo microsite from Google is a great place to start for anyone looking to build a mobile site or get one for their business. It covers why mobile versions of sites are important, best practices for creating them and has various case studies on the topic. It also offers a GetMoMeter tool for you […]

Javascript Unit Testing

From simple websites to full scale Web Applications, JavaScript is the go-to scripting language for building interactivity into web sites and applications. As projects become more and more complex, with lines of JavaScript increasing dramatically, testing your code for bugs, glitches & performance is an essential part of development.

When a code commit goes viral

I have seen a lot of mundane things go viral in my time, kittens, babies, birds flying into windows… but I never thought I would ever see a bug fix in open source software go viral like this one has. For the uninitiated, this code is attempting to cleanup folders created by the application by […]

Milton Bayer.net Magazine feature!

Check out the new April Issue of .net Magazine to see us in the Website Build-off feature. Along with two other agencies, we were approached by “netmag” to design a homepage for the subject “City Tourism”, something we feel we’re pretty good at having worked with VisitBritain and VisitEngland for a number of years! We […]

Introducing Mr PHP and his fancy hat shop

We are proud to announce our cream award nominated “Web Programming Demystified” where Mr PHP tries to explain the basics of programming and databases. It’s a short flash animation and well worth a look.. We have been nominated in two categories including “Best item of self promotion”. Click here to view the short cartoon: