It's been a bitty today when I've found it hard to settle to anything, but I think that's pretty normal for a Monday - it always takes me a little while to get back into the swing. I spent about the first hour of my day on my Facebook group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/124268491566218/), … Read more about Monday 15th June
Imagine you work with children and young people who desperately need your help and one of the main ways you have to try to facilitate that help is through a website that doesn’t work properly. What do you do? Call Jackdaw Web Design of course! Situational Analysis The Fostering Company already had … Read more about Case Study: The Fostering Company
I’m delighted to be able to tell you that after years of searching for the right associates, I can now proudly call Jackdaw Web Design a full service design agency. What does that mean? Simply put, it now means that I, together with my associates, can handle every aspect of your online marketing … Read more about Jackdaw Web Design – Now A Full Service Agency
In February 2020, Google announced its intention to move all its data about British users of its services, including Gmail, YouTube and the Android Play store, to the US. But how will this affect GDPR compliancy of small businesses? And how will it affect the privacy of UK Google app … Read more about Will Google’s intention to move UK data to the US affect small business GDPR compliancy?
Yesterday and today have been all about learning and networking. Yesterday I attended a business coaching working shop/networking event where we talked about the things that stop us, as female small business owners, from reaching our full potential. Interestingly, but probably not … Read more about Thursday 30 January – womens networking
Bit of a rocky start to today with an email from a customer saying her website looked 'funny'. I checked and yes, she was right. I've seen this before with Genesis child themes from Imagely and it's usually because the theme needs to be updated, only the updates don't come through in the usual … Read more about Tuesday 28th January 2020 – continuous improvement
Thursday 23rd Jan Today didn't start well. I had an upsetting call from a customer who has been getting emails from people telling her that her website is insecure and the server files are amendable from within the browser. They’re not. It’s a scam. But even if they were (they’re not) and they got … Read more about Thursday 23 Jan 2020 – misinformation and writing design proposals
This is the first in a series of posts that I've been thinking about doing for ages - 'A Day in the Life of a Web Designer'. Why? Well for a start, I like journalling, I find it very therapeutic and also fascinating to look back on. And it's not just fascinating, it's also useful because … Read more about 22nd Jan 2020 – fixing websites and problem solving