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ISO 9001:2015 accreditation

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I’m pleased to announce that we’ve been awarded ISO 9001:2015 accreditation, which covers all of the services we offer including design, development, marketing and support. This big milestone has been a long time in the making, so I wanted to describe the journey we’ve taken to achieving this accreditation.

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How to get started with user research planning

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Understanding your users is the key to delivering the best solution for potential customers. Conducting user research provides you with the tools to create a better user experience and ensure your website fully supports your business requirements.  

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What you need to know about Progressive Web Apps

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I recently took part in a few days training at Google’s London Academy to learn more about the rapidly developing area of Progressive Web Apps (PWAs). PWAs are a collection of technologies being promoted by Google and adopted by more and more forward-thinking organisations.

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What the Public Sector can learn from how disruptive brands use Open Source

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The rate of innovation in digital seems ever growing in pace. In the past 5 years alone we’ve seen Uber, Deliveroo, Amazon Prime, and click and collect become ubiquitous across our cities. Introducing frictionless payment and rapid access to goods and services, these disruptive startups and technologies continue to raise consumer expectations.

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MageTitans MCR 2017

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Manchester has become home to one of the hottest unofficial Magento Developer conferences in the world - MageTitans! With speakers and attendees visiting from all over the world, MageTitans is now a go-to event in every Magento Developer’s diary.

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NWDUG Unconference 2017

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I always look forward to unconferences. It’s their unpredictability and element of surprise that I enjoy, you never quite know what the day will bring. I love the edgy feel, the lower barrier to entry, and that it’s OK to fluff your words or try something new. Sensing the nerves of the ones who unexpectedly present for the first time, witnessing how energising their experience is, discovering a topic or theme for the first time, or taking the mic because you feel inspired by others are all reasons I’m drawn to attend and why CTI Digital was proud to be one of the sponsors.

The North West Drupal User Group Unconference last weekend was no exception in terms of inclusivity and our Drupal team were there in force.

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Public Sector Show Manchester 2017

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The upcoming Public Sector Show in Manchester showcases the latest government key policy updates from industry leaders. 1,300 public sector businesses will be attending to learn from best practice case studies and to satisfy their procurement needs to deliver smarter and more efficient public services. As providers for London.gov, we’re attending to share our latest insights and catch up with existing partners.

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Black Friday 2017

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The evolution of Black Friday

At Ecom Expo London 2017 Raja Ray, Director of products and solutions at Verifone, recalled that 5 years ago Black Friday was unknown in England. The first few years retailers were battered by unprecedented demand, leading to crashed websites and detrimental logistic failures.

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SEO Migration: Fievel Goes HTTPS

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I was lucky enough to talk at the inaugural Manyminds Give It A Go Conference last Friday which featured a wide range of speakers from across the SEO and digital marketing industry. 

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Thoughts from the latest UKFast Round Table

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I was asked by UKFast to join Jonathan Bowers for another one of his UKFast Round Tables. I’ve done a couple of these before and I like to jot a few notes down to crystallise my thinking around the subject. I’ve turned these into a blog post to share with you.

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