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What is Gutenberg?


Gutenberg is a new WordPress editor that has divided the community more so than the debate of whether pineapple should be allowed on pizza!

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ShareUp 5 – Learning and Discussions


ShareUp Soton 5 went excellent, the residency ShareUp crew turned up ready to show off what they've made and set some content goals for the coming weeks.

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Compress Presentations


I often upload presentations for those who couldn't attend or attendees of events I talk at. I ran a little experiment on how to compress presentations.

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3 Common Pitfalls of Growth Hacking


Growth hacking is a buzz word term that is linked to the promotion of a product or service. To me, growth hacking is marketing but by uncommon methods.

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Winchester Creatives June 2017


Winchester Creatives is an event hosted in the heart of Winchester by 'Studio Republic'. I presented there in June on a topic that I feel passionate around.

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Solent University – Poster Day


On the 24th of May, I decided to go and visit Solent University to attend the poster day of those studying courses related to computing.

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Rebuild Part 10: Going Live!


For what feels like it's been months of coding and learning, it is finally over (all within a month). My website is ready to go live!

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Rebuild Part 9: Tests and Comparison


Before I run the tests and compare it against the original results, I first reflect on what the original goal of this project was.

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Rebuild Part 8: Cross Compatible (Browser Support)


It is time to test the website outside of the Google Chrome browser and see how well the CSS fairs across the primarily used browsers.

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Rebuild Part 7: Laptops and PCs (Desktop)


In this post, I will be talking about how I have rebuilt my website for Desktop, this will also cover laptops, PCs, tablets, etc.

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Rebuild Part 6: Mobile First


I will show you how I rebuilt my homepage to become mobile first both in the number of requests required and overall file size.

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Rebuild Part 5: Automation


My personal website centres around imagery more than the average website. If only there was a way I could add automation of keeping the file size low...

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Rebuild Part 4: Plugins


Plugins, after looking at the current build of my website, it is easy to get tunnel vision on the theme of my WordPress site

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Rebuild Part 3: Setting up a blank canvas


When I start any project, I like to have a blank canvas from which I can build upon. My personal website was no exception.

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Rebuild Part 2: Goals + Agenda


I thought that before beginning the rebuild of my website, it'd be best to outline some of the key goals that I want to achieve as part of the process.

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Rebuild Part 1 : Table of Contents + Running Tests


Welcome to my 10 part series of posts on how I improved the performance of my website, in this post I will be covering a table of contents on what to expect

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ShareUp 4 – May The 4th Be With You!


After hibernating through winter, ShareUp returned in full force with a high turnout from attendees for ShareUp 4.

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Why did I create my new website webjack?


My latest website Webjack.co.uk is where I showcase the projects that I've been working on in the past, that I see as of some significance.

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Attending My First WPBournemouth, April 2017


I got to attend WPBournemouth, WordPress Bournemouth is an informal and friendly meet up for WordPress users, enthusiasts, and professionals.

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All Day Hey! April 2017


I was fortunate to attend the 'All Day Hey!' event in Leeds during April 2017. The event is an all day conference around the subject of website development.

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Can we identify our style?


4 hours sleep, 10 hours on the train and 4 coffees into my day and I decided to discuss style and how we can create our own style.

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Building a Website with 100 Google Pagespeed Score


In the recent months, page speed is something that I have become rather interested in. Not only because of the effect it has on SEO but also UX.

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HackSoton 2017


Recently I had attended HackSoton, a day for anyone who wants to be inspired by how technology can help produce fun and innovative ideas.

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Pure CSS Loader


It had been a while since my last codepen, so I decided to create a simple CSS loader. I want to see what else I can produce using pure CSS techniques.

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Hire and Hired Talk – Solent University


An informative talk at Solent university about the journey from both a student and employers perspective and how a work placement was created.

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Reasons.London – February 2017


Fortunately, I was given the opportunity to attend Reasons.London on behalf of Moov2 and have a mental refresh of what it means to be a creator.

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Fullstack Hampshire


A place for all developer job fields to learn something new and apply it to their day in, day out jobs.

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Flexible WAMP Apache Vhosts


Find out how to remove dependencies on your virtual host files for WAMP and Windows. Using popular technologies and intuitive setups.

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BIMA Digital Day


Moov2 took part in the BIMA Digital Day at Itchen College, the day focused on getting IT students involved with the digital world.

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SVG & Media Queries


Hopefully, in the future, we will see other uses of creating media queries for SVGs. Now we are aware of media queries and SVGs capability when combined.

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Employability Talk at Solent University


I was recently invited to Solent University to give a talk on employability, university and how to achieve a work placement.

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ShareUp Soton #2


A couple of new faces, a couple of new ideas and a couple of drinks were the perfect combinations for a pool of creativity and discussions.

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ShareUp Soton #1


The 1st ShareUp Soton was a great success! With a load of interesting discussions around content creation from creative individuals in the local area.

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Accessibility and the World Wide Web (Part 1)


In the UK there are over 11 million people with some form of disability (Disability facts and figures, 2014). That is over 15% of the overall population.

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Textured Thursdays Pack #3


As per a weekly scheduling, the 3rd pack for Textured Thursdays is now available for download, included are a preview and download for the pack.

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Textured Thursdays Pack #2


As per a weekly scheduling, the 2nd pack for Textured Thursdays is now available for download, included are a preview and download for the pack.

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Sass or SCSS?


Which is better? Sass or SCSS? Find out the advantages and disadvantages as well as strong recommendation to decide.

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re:cognition


Find out what re:cognition has to offer, this fun weekend focused on experimenting with natural interaction and cognitive services.

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Simple Example of How Sass Can Speed Up Your Workflow


Sass is a file extension that converts into CSS and allows for a new, and most will agree improved way of coding for CSS.

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Update on Topics and Setup


Update on moving property, changing jobs, changing topics. It's all happening and find out why and what is going to come as a result.

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