Creative Marketing & Video Production

Responsive wordpress theme development for Creative Marketing & Video Production based on the TwentySeventeen parent theme. Some customised template parts and a Wufoo form plugged in. CSS bug-bears with the dark overriding parent template option which isn’t found in the usual style.css. Collapsible content supported by plugins; making use of the <video> tag for […]

Haptic Feedback

Splitter Critters, Mushroom 11, Old Man’s Journey, Severed. Some of the interesting 2017 Apple Design Award winning entries from developers around the world.

Hotel Website Upgrade

Well, that took longer than expected but the Annandale Arms Hotel website for the Moffat tourist destination finally got a makeover in the style of a WordPress conversion from a legacy vbscript content management system. Still comfortable enough on a Windows server with a web.config situation for the permalinks. The theme is based on SKT […]

Kick and Scream – it’s the 21st Century

Big headline, small post. This is the mobile-friendly, responsive, streamlined, wordpressed Douglas House B&B Castle Douglas website. Some gallery action, with custom theme for fixed non-random home page header, custom footer with added widgets registered to hold the TripAdvisor and bits, and the ubiquitous yet comforting accreditations. The contact form is mostly HTML5 happy […]

Douglas House B&B Castle Douglas

Dreamweaver .dwt files, tables tables tables, Taiwanese domain company issues, formmail tied to historical server arrangements, script exploits and google blocks for malicious code? That’s what Christmas holidays are for. Bit of a clean up and web housekeeping and the site is now a lot more secure, back in Google’s good books and delivering bed […]

Gems Jewellers in Dumfries

Much more user-friendly system now in place for Gems the Jewellers so that staff can edit and update second-hand jewellery stock online quickly and without fuss. Still tender from previous experiences from earlier web and ecommerce solutions, this woocommerce based approach in a wordpress framework is restoring some faith in digital business. Includes some mobile-friendliness […]

Remedial Sports Massage in Edinburgh

Recent coffee-shop-based session with Equilibry in Edinburgh resulted in a high-caffeine transfer of ideas, information and procedural learnings. The CyberChimps parallax theme (WordPress) was a good fit and we were able to work through the tasks with 2 tablet devices. The sports therapy and remedial massage website can now be client-managed with more control and […]

Clean photography portfolio theme

Martin McNae, the Dumfries photographer‘s new custom wordpress theme is a child of the Portfolio theme, and is one less legacy Drupal website to worry about. Maintenance of wordpress sites is made much easier with the use of child themes and built-in automatic updating of core files to keep security and performance issues at a […]