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The Adobe Summit – London 2016

Two weeks ago, a bunch of us Yardies put our out-of-offices on and grabbed our business cards ready to head to the Adobe Summit EMEA 2016 held at the ExCeL London. This year’s Summit...

The Yard Take – BrightonSEO

Last Friday, Yard Head of SEO Richard Falconer turned on his out of office replies and headed off to BrightonSEO. We expect you’ve heard of it, it’s one of the most popular and respected...

April Fools’ Day 2016 – our digital favourites

We all know that on April 1st, you have to take everything that your favourite brands say with a pinch of salt, as chances are they’re trying to catch you out with their latest...

Programming For Primaries

ComputerXplorers has designated today as this year’s ‘Programming for Primaries’ day, raising awareness of the need to introduce programming skills to children at an early age. The key message is that “year 8 is...

Yard are National Coding Week Award winners

  Last September, we took part in National Coding Week – joining companies and organisations all across the country who organised and held events focussed on offering adults an insight into digital industries. We...

Doing Mobile Wrong? Now Even Google Won’t Like You

You’re using your smartphone on the commute to/from work, you see an interesting link on your social network of choice and so tap on it, however instead of a funny cat gif you see...

Adventures on the Misinformation Superhighway: Five Common Myths about Responsive Web Design

This article by Yard’s Lead Designer and Mobile Strategist Ben Seven was originally published by Figaro Digital in their 2013 ‘Source Guide’, in print and online. “There’s no chance that the iPhone is going to get...

Facebook’s new timeline for business pages

In the last month or so Facebook has changed their profile pages to include a ‘timeline’. This timeline is a feature where the user can see their life’s activity on Facebook via an interactive...