The latest news from the 18a Productions world.
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We certainly work with all types of businesses - it's fascinating to learn about everything that makes the world go round!
Bank Security Printing has recently changed hands and the new owners came to us to quickly and cost effectively produce a contemporary, professional website which they would be able to… Read more
Google have announced that their "mobile friendly" change is going to take stronger effect from the 21st April.
This move - which has possibly been happening for a while but is increasing as of April - is going to effect searches done from mobile devices - if an Internet User carries… Read more
We made Mapp Media's website back in 2013, and were now ready for a few changes.
Back then they were a start up - now they're established in tbeir field which means their needs have changed. Meanwhile, a wealth of new domain names are available since their launch and they've secured… Read more
We built Mike Burns a website for his photography business a few years ago but with a new target market he needed a fresh look and feel.
Preivously primarily a wedding photographer, Mike's website was very heavily wedding orientated. However a new business avenue has opened up to him, thanks to… Read more
Astbury Marine Services came to us with an old website that didn't have a CMS and asked us for a fresh brand and site.
We opted to build the site on WordPress and now they have a clean, clear website which they can update easily themselves.
As conflict resolution experts the site… Read more
We hope you had a wonderful break and are looking forward to 2015!
We've got some very exciting projects in the pipeline which we hope to be able to tell you about soon. Meanwhile we're planning some building work in our offices, hoping to expand our team and if we find… Read more
It's that time of year again!
And we're getting ready to hang our stockings and pop the turkey in the oven.
Our offices will close at 1pm on the 24th December, and re-open again at 9am on the 5th January 2015.
Website up time monitoring of sites we host will continue as always,… Read more
I love Google products, but they change more often than I change my socks!
Which means you constantly need to learn how to use their products to get the best out of them.
The latest example of this was updating a Google Map embedded on a client's site. I made the map… Read more
The new City Insights marketing site is now live!
After the new system went live earlier this year, City Insights needed an exciting new marketing site to tell all their potential clients about what their fantastic platform can offer.
The new site features a CMS to allow City Insights to add news… Read more
It's a sad week as we wave goodbye to Chloe!
Chloe's been with us covering Lisa's maternity leave since February but next week she's off to pastures new in London. As Chloe had never been to Weston-super-Mare or ever been on a pier, we decided it was time she sampled both… Read more
A built in maintenance mode in OpenCart means you can effectively close your store completely at the click of a button should you need to.
I've been asked a couple of times as to how a client can stop customers using their store, whilst they can still access it and manage… Read more
For many years, Microsoft has offered technical support and security updates for multiple versions of Internet Explorer. This was largely down to enterprise users where companies had difficulty in upgrading large numbers of computers to the latest version of Internet Explorer either because of the shear amount of work involved… Read more
We have recently gone live with some changes to the Lords Taveners website.
We first designed their website back in 2012, and we officially launched it in 2013.
Lords Tavener’s have recently updated their brand guidelines. This meant it was time for their website to have a bit of a… Read more
As the Facebook empire grows and grows, the way in which the social network handles user data has become an important debate.
This week it was revealed that Facebook changed the content of users Facebook feed to collect data on how they responded. By manipulating users feeds to monitor their… Read more