A designer’s process: From pencil to pixel

April 14th 2014, by Natalie Larkin

Recently I created a design for the leaflets that will appear in the goody bags at Industry Conference 2014, which takes place in Newcastle at the end of April. The leaflets are to advertise a competition we’ll be holding whereRead more

PHPNE competition winner – We all love waffles

April 7th 2014, by Big Bite Creative

Congratulation to the winner of our PHPNE conference competition, James Titcumb. We were proud to be sponsors this year and we hope everyone enjoyed the conference as much as we did. Thanks to everyone for entering the competition and we lookRead more

Qubit Bright Sparks

April 3rd 2014, by Iain McPherson

This week we worked on another project for Qubit, who specialise in website optimization.  This project included a brand, micro site and iconography for their event, Qubit Bright Sparks. This is the second Qubit Bright Sparks event: Fast consumer, fasterRead more

Better development environments with Vagrant

March 25th 2014, by Mark Goodyear

Having a properly configured development environment is important to any project; Vagrant does just that. Before we start, I’m going to assume you are using a Mac for development, but the principles are the same if you’re using Windows. It’sRead more

Eloquent Style Slack API

March 17th 2014, by Connor Parks

Recently we started using the awesome service Slack. Being a developer, the first thing I did was delve into the Slack API to see what stuff I can do with it. Turns out, you can do a lot! Today IRead more

Time tracking in a creative web design agency

March 10th 2014, by Iain McPherson

Regardless of organisation size, tracking project time is crucial to productivity analysis, costing, deadline management, and internal resource control. To be profitable it’s important to understand how much time individuals are spending on each project. Breaking down the work requiredRead more

Industry Conference 2014 Sponsor

March 4th 2014, by Iain McPherson

A practical knowledge sharing web conference with different speakers in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. Industry is back with another carefully curated selection of talks, and we are proud to be involved as a sponsor. Join us atRead more

Customising the Laravel Paginator

February 28th 2014, by Jason Agnew

Laravel makes pagination so simple, as you would expect with a great framework. You’ll find it’s even styled if you’re using bootstrap, but for a lot of projects you’ll likely be using a custom CSS & HTML structure, which meansRead more

The PHP North East Conference 2014 Sponsor

February 27th 2014, by Iain McPherson

We are pleased to announce that we are sponsoring the PHP North East Conference 2014. The conference is a one-day event held in the Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle, on March 18th. With 14 speakers, and 3 focused tracks, you can sitRead more