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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...

24th November 2016 by

Digital Marketing Work Experience at Yard

One of the students who was inspired to consider digital marketing as a potential career after taking part in our 2015 BIMA Digital Day at Craigmount High School spent last week at the Yard office in Edinburgh for work experience. To conclude a jam-packed (and hopefully interesting) week we asked Alison...

18th November 2016 by

Yard and Big Hearts – One Year On

This month marks the end of the first year of our successful digital partnership with Edinburgh based charity Big Hearts. 12 months ago, the charity was working with an outdated website that suffered from a lack of ability to collect data and to engage with its stakeholders. By the...

15th November 2016 by

BIMA Digital Day – A Student’s POV

BIMA’s Digital Day is aimed at 13-18 year old students and sees digital professionals head back to school for the day to inspire pupils and give them an insight into a world of digital careers. Not only that, but the afternoon is dedicated to a nationwide competition where students...