Blog

Read about or read our recent blog posts below:


How we work

What an Iteracy project looks like from start to finish

By Kat

12th October 2018

Google API keys

Embedded Google maps with pins require API keys from June 2018

By Kat

14th September 2018

Fight for your right to data privacy - Part 2

What happens when you exercise your rights under GDPR

By Kat

17th August 2018

Fight for your right to data privacy - Part 1

Tracking down companies that hold our personal data

By Kat

10th August 2018

A day without technology

Can Mat survive 24 hours without his phone?

By Mat

20th July 2018

How to avoid online scams

The top scams to watch out for

By Mat

12th June 2018

GDPR - where do we go from here?

Data privacy is an ongoing process, not a one-off tickbox exercise

By Kat

25th May 2018

Working on the move

How we downsized our office into 2 handy suitcases

By Kat

23rd April 2018

Should I #deletefacebook?

Short answer: maybe. Long answer: read on!

By Mat

28th March 2018

Paired programming

How many coders does it take to write a line of code?

By Kat

16th March 2018

Apple iOS or Android?

Honestly, if you're even considering moving from Apple to Android, do it. The Android ecosystem isn't hard to learn, and the freedom compared to Apple is refreshing.

By Mat

28th February 2018

Easy on the eyes

Tricks and tips to keep your eyes healthy and avoid eye-strain when using computer screens

By Kat

8th February 2018

Do you need to buy Microsoft Office?

There are alternatives to the MS Word and Excel

By Mat

31st January 2018

PC, Mac or Linux?

Clients, friends and family are always asking for our opinion about which is better.

By Mat

16th January 2018

Google Pagespeed

Speed is everything

By Mat

8th January 2018

How to change who manages your website

Not sure how to move on from your current website developers? Read on...

By Mat and Kat

4th January 2018

Iteracy Christmas 2017

Happy holidays from Mat and Kat

By Mat and Kat

15th December 2017

Connection problems

We know it's frustrating when you can't get to your website or pick up your email, run through these steps to resolve it.

By Mat and Kat

11th December 2017

Making space for email

If you're running out of space because you have so many emails, here's how to make a bit of room.

By Mat and Kat

11th December 2017

Setting up email on Microsoft Outlook

Here is a simple guide to setting up a new email account on Outlook.

By Mat and Kat

11th December 2017

Help, I've been hacked!

Read our handy guide that helps you recover from it, and top tips to stop it happening.

By Mat and Kat

5th December 2017

Choosing a good password

In this blog we'll look at what makes a good password and how to choose one.

By Mat and Kat

5th December 2017

Moving from SVN to Git

Oh great, a fascinating article about version control

By Mat

24th November 2017

General Data Protection Regulation

Are you ready for the new Data Protection laws which come into effect on 25 May 2018

By Kat

15th November 2017

What is my IP address

If you are having a problem with connecting to your website or email, we'll usually ask you for your IP address.

By Mat and Kat

13th November 2017

Promoting your site

The eternal question for website owners: how to get people to visit your website.

By Kat

7th November 2017

Web design glossary

If you can't tell your back end from your e-commerce, you need our simple web design glossary!

By Mat and Kat

25th October 2017

WAI guidelines

The web accessibility initiative guidelines have been through several iterations. Here is a quick summary.

By Mat and Kat

20th October 2017

Web page size and layout

Web pages used follow a common set of sizes and layouts, but now it's all about being responsive

By Mat and Kat

13th October 2017

Anatomy of a web page

Our article on the anatomy of a web page covers the individual elements on a page, what they're for and why you need them.

By Mat and Kat

13th October 2017

Search Engine Optimisation

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) is something of a dark art. Learn more in this quick guide.

By Mat and Kat

13th October 2017

Heroes of code

Inspiring female computer scientists from the 19th century to present day

By Kat

24th September 2017

Usability and Flat Design

Are current design trends making websites less easy to use? An interesting new study suggests they might be.

By Mat

12th September 2017

Do I need Facebook for business?

We're often asked whether it's worth the effort to use social media for business. Yes - but only if you can do it right.

By Kat

5th September 2017

Twenty years of web design

When do I get a medal?

By Mat and Kat

28th August 2017

The write stuff

Choosing the right words for your website - if visitors don't receive your message loud and clear, you might need to rethink your text content.

By Kat

15th August 2017

Malware and Antiviruses

Why you need both even if you have a Mac

By Kat

1st August 2017

What did the web look like in 2007?

Iteracy celebrates its 10th birthday with a trip down memory lane on the world wide web.

By Kat

20th July 2017

Changing websites

A look back through time at some of the websites we've managed and how they've evolved over the years.

By Mat and Kat

11th July 2017

A decade of Iteracy

We're absolutely delighted to announce that this month we are celebrating ten years of Iteracy Ltd!

By Mat and Kat

3rd July 2017

Legal issues

Many people don't realise the legal responsibilities of owning a website, or wrongly believe that because the internet is a new technology it is less policed than other industries.

By Mat and Kat

1st June 2017

Accessibility

Although there are no international legal requirements that websites must meet, there are industry standards and national laws regarding accessibility.

By Mat and Kat

10th May 2017

Open Data

Open data, the less famous cousin of open source, is the idea that the world is a better place when information is freely available.

By Mat

2nd May 2017

The mobile web

As more and more people use mobile phones to browse the internet, it's now critical that your website looks good on a mobile phone.

By Mat and Kat

3rd April 2017

Email marketing

When it comes to email marketing, you can't beat MailChimp.

By Mat and Kat

6th March 2017

Remote working

By Mat and Kat

13th February 2017

E-commerce

Want to get into e-commerce? Read our guide before you get started.

By Mat and Kat

6th February 2017

Artificial Intelligence

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love AI

By Mat and Kat

6th January 2017

Browser statistics

When building websites, it's important to make sure that they work in as many different operating systems and browsers as possible.

By Mat and Kat

2nd January 2017

Why we love open source

Open source embodies some very positive aspects of the internet - collaboration, knowledge and skill sharing towards a common goal.

By Mat

6th December 2016