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As web professionals we need to keep up with latest innovations. Finding the time to do this requires a streamlined workflow.
In our desire to educate clients and colleagues about digital best practice, we often forget that we have as much if not more to learn from them.
As web professionals we focus too heavily on delivery and not enough on knowledge transfer.
With more and more sites relying on technologies and techniques that hamper accessibility, there seems to be a move away from universal accessibility. But should we accept this as inevitable?
Remote working is becoming an industry standard, especially among digital workers. However, many organisations are afraid of this departure from traditional working practices and are unsure how to manage it effectively.
With the explosion of the digital economy, the best digital professionals are much in demand and expensive. How then do you retain good staff and ensure you get the best return on investment?
As part of our season of podcast episodes on debates within the web design community, we want to look at the subject of discrimination.
As part of our upcoming podcast series on debate topics, we ask whether web design needs an accreditation body?
Email is a crucial business tool for all those working on the web and yet we never discuss how to manage it effectively.
When a client comes to us asking for a particular solution, it is important that we have the confidence to suggest an alternative if what they are proposing is wrong.
For a long time I have been working with those who have been given the responsibility of their corporate websites. What follows is an open letter to them all, which will hopefully act as an encouragement in a difficult job.
The chances are that if you are reading this, you are a knowledge worker. In other words you are paid for the things you know. The question is how do you effectively maintain and organise that knowledge?
Whether considering your own site or somebody else’s, how do you make decisions about its development? What are the underlying principles that inform your entire approach to web design?