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Have you created a community through your blog?

Trust and credibility can never be bought, they must be earnt. So how do you offer value to your social media following and past/current/future clients, customers, leads, etc? The value of a business blog goes far beyond that of just filling a page on your website and writing ‘just because’. When done right, a blog … Continue reading Have you created a community through your blog?

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Google to mark all non-encrypted websites as ‘NOT SECURE’ from July 2018

From July 2018, websites running on http (rather than https) will show a ‘NOT SECURE’ warning in Google Chrome (version 68) to all visitors. This new warning is part of Google’s long term plan to encrypt every website on the Internet. Why is Google doing this? Google is an advocate for a secure, encrypted Internet. The benefits of which are: increased security, … Continue reading Google to mark all non-encrypted websites as ‘NOT SECURE’ from July 2018

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Is your website ready for Google’s security push?

You may have noticed a new “Not Secure” warning on in the URL box when logging in to your website’s backend in Chrome or Firefox. This is the first stage of Google and Mozilla’s push for a secure web – is your website ready? Web Bird Digital can help by migrating your website to SSL … Continue reading Is your website ready for Google’s security push?

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Interactive Character Transformations

Building Something Fancy Sometimes you want something fancy and different in your UI to draw your attention. You can use a slider, accordion or many of the other pre-built solutions, but something you want something entirely different. I’ve recently written an article on how you can take a series of words and split them into characters. … Continue reading Interactive Character Transformations

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Better Administration with Help Screens

Improving Your UI with Help Screens Creating helpful user interfaces is a pretty important task that is often sadly either overlooked entirely or tacked-on as an afterthought. Helpful documentation for shortcodes, widgets, plugins and themes depends on the developer. Sometimes developers create an external website to answer their most frequently asked questions, or perhaps they list some … Continue reading Better Administration with Help Screens

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