Today marks the birthday of the one and only World Wide Web. The Web is now 32 years old, can you believe it? Blueocto can’t either. Can you remember the days when you were greeted by Altavista or Yahoo on their PC as their first search engine? We can’t imagine now what life would be […]
As a growing web design and development agency, we’ve urged fellow small businesses to continue providing opportunities for young people, after we onboarded an apprentice of our own during lockdown. Caroline Hagan, our founder and managing director of Blueocto, was an early adopter of remote working, having made the decision in February 2019 to close […]
Ecologi is an organisation that challenges climate change and helps reduce carbon footprint in our word. As an institution, Ecologi plants trees and funds projects which reduce carbon emissions across the world.
When your website isn’t accessible, you’re denying access to your information and services to a large group of users. But an accessible website isn’t just an ethics question. Although creating an accessible website is unquestionably the right thing to do, it’s also a legal obligation in many jurisdictions, including most of Europe and the United […]
There are two crucial parts to any website, no matter what service you want to use. One part is hosting – see our article, How to choose good web hosting – the other part is a domain, which is the web address that people will use to get to your server. No matter what hosting […]