Welcome to my Web and Mobile Developer Blog. Here you will find the latest News and Rants about mobile apps, websites and the internet.
I also, occasionally, write blog posts on non-techie stuff too!
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Many web designers use Image Verification as a method of preventing Contact Forms from falling victim to SPAM-Bots.
What are SPAM-Bots? Put simply, machines that trawl the web looking for websites ...
A live music act that I offer web design advice to have been offering their songs for play in WMA format on their site for some time.
Whilst this has been a great way for people to check out their ...
I received a website distress call from a friend last night.
He had recently moved a site from a Linux Server to a Windows Server, both running the latest PHP installations.
However, what he had...
I have completed 2 courses in Microsoft Visual Studio 2005.
The official Microsoft cousrses took place at Xpertise Training in Leeds.
I completed two courses, a 3 day "Core Course", and a 2 day ...
I am know working full time as a Web Developer for Silkmoth Ltd in Macclesfield.
After working for one of the leading UK SEO (Search Engine Optimisation) companies for much of 2006, where I learnt ...
I was asked recently to host a set of websites for a friend.
The sites in question were just plain HTML and CSS with a PHP Script here and there for contact forms etc.
I am able to host sites su...
A Live Band Directory website has been born out of the old Bandhosts website.
The original BH site was in many ways a preliminary version of this site, showcasing website portfolio that I had worke...
As part of my ongoing partnership with GMS Software Ltd, the makers of some excellent small business software, I have this week been asked to make some changes to a client site, Top Speed Couriers.
Ever since Google acquired YouTube late last year, video content has been a buzz word for many webmasters.
One of my clients, the world renowned performing flatulist Mr Methane, has several domains...
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