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Essentials For A New Website

28 January 2014

New websites launch daily which lack some basics that could mean the difference between success and failure. Neil Walker provides website essential tips.

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Why I Hate WordPress Websites!

28 November 2013

Do you hate WordPress? Are you getting constantly frustrated with picking up a WordPress site which someone else has developed? Well this post is to something you can point...

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Shouldn’t my Developer know SEO?

5 September 2013

One problem that SEO face is that we heavily rely on work carried out by other Digital Professionals, Creatives, Developers, PR people etc, so how do we over come...

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It’s Time to Revisit WordPress

2 July 2013

Joost De Valk returns to the a4uexpo conference agenda, where he’ll be giving the chance to revisit WordPress and hear what is currently best practice.

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Dublin Web Summit developer stage

Dublin Web Summit 2012 – Day 2: Corporate Culture, 4chan and Yandex #websummit

24 October 2012

An overview of the Dublin Web Summit 2012 day 2 with speakers like Matt Mickiewicz, Eamon Leonard, Bas van den Beld, Chris Poole and Ilya Segalovich from Yandex

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Codegent Plan

Behind the Code in the Hoxton Hotel’s £1 Sale

15 April 2011

Hi Everyone! Some of you will remember that I wrote an article here on State of Search about integrating online and offline marketing efforts and as a case study...

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SEO for Web Developers

4 May 2010

I’m due to give a talk at one of those surprisingly fun crowdsourced unconferences – BarCamp Belfast. My talk will be about what web developers can do to ensure...

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