I love house music

House Music All Night Long – The Early Years

So, what is House Music? It’s a style of electronic dance music that originated in America. It is influenced by elements of disco, soul and funk – features electronic drums, effects, samples, vocals and incorporates a prominent bass drum on every beat. It is inseparable from the technology that gave birth to it and has […]

BackWPup WordPress Backup plugin

WordPress – BackWPup Job Tutorial

So, you’ve been thinking recently “I really should backup my WordPress site on a regular basis, but don’t know what to do!” – Fear not, this short tutorial will have you backedup and breathing more easily before your next coffee break, unless you drink tea of course. BackWPup is a popular, easy to set-up and […]

Website refresh checklist for success

14 Questions For Your Next Website Refresh Project

Introduction A relatively new client who I’d formed an excellent working relationship with, approached me a number of weeks ago. They were looking to update or (as seems to be one correct way of putting it) “refresh” their website. Great, but stopping for one moment whilst working on another client’s web site design, at my […]

SimpleSearch Search Bar

SimpleSearch MODx Tutorial – Easy To Follow

Introduction What’s the background to this tutorial? We had just created a custom blog for our new site and were looking to implement search functionality. We wanted to use MODX’s SimpleSearch component, but discovered there wasn’t a simple tutorial that other people may want to follow. So, guess what? We decided to write one! Hope […]