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Backup, backup, backup

9th March 2020

Images, videos, documents, spreadsheets - whatever it is, if you value it at all make sure you have a backup copy.

Going carbon neutral

2nd December 2019

The first in a series discussing environmental and social responsibilities. We discovered that making our business carbon-neutral was a lot easier than we thought thanks to an international organisation offering to plant trees on our behalf.

If you're still typing in your password, you're doing it wrong

2nd October 2019

I know we go on about passwords a lot, but they're really important. Hopefully one day soon passwords will become obsolete, but until then they're the main system we use to identify ourselves.

Why do I need Windows 10 anyway?

31st July 2019

A recent report by tech company Spiceworks suggests that 79% of organisations still have at least one computer Windows 7. Why is that such a bad thing? Read on to find out.

The creative process and logos

22nd July 2019

People often ask us about where we get our inspiration from, and how the creative process works. Mat breaks down the design of a logo to show how it works.

Fake news

31st January 2019

It's hard to believe the term 'fake news' has only been around for a couple of years. What does it mean and how can we all help spot it and stop it?

Google overload

20th November 2018

Do you know your Google Analytics from your Google My Business?

Health technology

26th October 2018

Making you healthier one byte at a time

Fight for your right to data privacy - Part 2

17th August 2018

What happens when you exercise your rights under GDPR

A day without technology

20th July 2018

Can Mat survive 24 hours without his phone?

How to avoid online scams

12th June 2018

The top scams to watch out for

Should I #deletefacebook?

28th March 2018

Short answer: maybe. Long answer: read on!

Easy on the eyes

8th February 2018

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

PC, Mac or Linux?

16th January 2018

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

Google Pagespeed

8th January 2018

Speed is everything

How to change who manages your website

4th January 2018

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

Connection problems

11th December 2017

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.

Making space for email

11th December 2017

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

Setting up email on Microsoft Outlook

11th December 2017

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

Help, I've been hacked!

5th December 2017

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

Choosing a good password

5th December 2017

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

General Data Protection Regulation

15th November 2017

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

What is my IP address

13th November 2017

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

Promoting your site

7th November 2017

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

Web design glossary

25th October 2017

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

WAI guidelines

20th October 2017

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

Anatomy of a web page

13th October 2017

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.

Search Engine Optimisation

13th October 2017

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

Do I need Facebook for business?

5th September 2017

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.

What did the web look like in 2007?

20th July 2017

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


10th May 2017

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

Artificial Intelligence

6th January 2017

How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love AI

Browser statistics

2nd January 2017

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

What is responsive design?

7th November 2016

Responsive design means creating web pages that adapt to different devices.

Rotating images

1st January 2015

If you need to rotate an image in the CMS, follow the steps in this post.