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24th March 2017 by

How Comic Relief Have Been Grabbing Attention This Year

It’s the charity event that, every two years since 1988, encourages people across the UK to raise money to change lives both at home and in Africa. The aim is to ‘do something funny for money’ and the weeks of attention grabbing activities and fundraising culminate in a night...

1st March 2017 by

Sports analytics – the game changer

In today’s thriving technological world, how can sporting individuals and teams harness technology to succeed in their respective fields? We know that sporting success is determined by results, so it is vital to be fully prepared to compete with as much knowledge of the opposition as possible. Sports analytics...

14th February 2017 by

Our favourite Valentine’s Day campaigns 2017

This February, brands are hurling their Valentine’s Day deals at us and everyone seems to be creating some sort of campaign around love. Although we don’t mind the cheesy ads, we’ve taken particular notice of a few different campaigns that have taken more of an inspiring and meaningful approach....

8th February 2017 by

Cardiff MeasureCamp

MeasureCamp is an open, free-to-attend unconference, different to any other Web Analytics Conference held around the world. Last weekend, the first ever Welsh MeasureCamp was held at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, organised by  Yard’s very own Nathan Stockford, Dan Rees and Stephen Norman alongside Neale Denton, Phil Pearce,...

7th February 2017 by

How did you get that job? Junior Web Developer at Yard

Unlike most of the people I know who work in the digital sector, I didn’t take what would be considered a conventional path into the job. In fact, my undergraduate degree was actually in contemporary music, which I reckon must be about as far away from computing as you could...

5th January 2017 by

2017 in digital in 1 word

Happy New Year! With 2017 officially here and the whole year stretching ahead of us, we thought it would be a good time to share some of the interesting results we got when we asked guests of our sponsored BIMA Thirstday event in December what they anticipated being THE...

22nd December 2016 by

Merry Christmas from Yard

Somehow, there’s only three more sleeps remaining until Christmas and it’s almost time for us Yardies to sign off for the holidays but before we do, we wanted to draw your attention to the amazing causes that we are supporting this Christmas. We’re donating £5 to charity for every Christmas...

29th November 2016 by

BIMA Digital Day 2016 – Cardiff

On the 15th November, three of our Cardiff Yardies (Ben, Dan and Luke) ran a BIMA Digital Day session at Corpus Christi High School for the fourth year in a row, offering their perspective of careers in the digital sector and aiding the pupils with set challenges. Luke’s team...