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  • Senior full-stack developer role, near Weston-Super-Mare

    Are you an experienced PHP/full-stack developer looking for a change in 2018? We're looking for someone, full or part time, with experience in the following areas - to take a key role with our busy client list of International brands and digital starts ups. - PHP- SQL- HTML5- CSS3- JavaScript /… Read more

  • Digital Marketing Apprenticeship role

    We're looking for an enthusiastic, hard working, marketing APPRENTICESHIP with bucket loads of business sense, creativity and initiative.   Whilst we're a digital agency, this isn't a typical digital marketing role where you'll just be updating clients' Facebook profiles. We need someone to drive forward our own tech start ups… Read more

  • Introducing ModQ - the team generated content tool

    We are super excited to announce the official launch of the new digital marketing tool, ModQ.co ModQ helps marketers by collating all their TGC (team generated content) in one place. Too often if content is contributed by other people in a team or company it's scattered across email, What's App,… Read more

  • New year, new rules...

    Happy New Year! Welcome to 2018... the year GDPR comes into force. If you haven't heard about GDPR, then I'm afraid you need to get up to speed quickly, because it comes into force in May this year. But have no fear, we can help bring your website inline with… Read more

  • Happy Birthday to us! 10 this year.

    18a is 10 years old this year! 2017 marks 10 years since Tom and I started trading as 18a Productions - 18a because we were working in Tom's flat - 18a Gloucester Road. It was a very small basement flat but we lived and worked there 24/7, building our fledgling… Read more

  • Full or part time web architect and project manager required

    Are you a coder looking for a slightly different challenge? Or are you a project manager who knows your way around PHPMyAdmin and can spot a browser cache from a code glitch at 20 paces? Then you might be who we're looking for!  Due to a constantly expanding client list,… Read more

  • PHP Web Developer - full or part time

    Are you a PHP developer looking for your next role? We're looking for someone - full or part time - with the following skill set to help us with our busy client list of International brands and digital starts ups. - PHP- SQL- HTML5- CSS3- JavaScript / jQuery- MVC frameworks… Read more

  • How to get an A Grade SSL Install with Letsencrypt on EC2

    LetsEncrypt is great, but it doesn't always work brilliantly with Amazon EC2 instances.Documented below are the various steps and hurdles I've had to overcome to install LetsEncrypt and configure Apache to run a clients site securely over SSL. I'm writing this as much as anything for my own reference as… Read more

  • Digital Designer job vacancy nr. Bristol and Weston-Super-Mare

    We're looking for an enthusiastic, bright, hard working designer to join our busy little agency to cover our existing Designer's maternity leave (and who knows beyond that). Based in Winscombe (BS25) nestled in the Mendips between Bristol, Weston-Super-Mare, and Cheddar, we make websites for international organisations, tech start ups, and… Read more

  • Getting Started with AMP

    Everyone wants their website to load as fast as possible, especially for people on mobile devices. When time is scarce and very precious, waiting for pages to load can be extremely frustrating. Responsive web design is all very well, but often whilst pages are designed to look pretty on a… Read more