web design

Canvas Conference 2017: Insider Stories from Product People

Canvas is a one-day event of practical talks for people who design, make and market digital products and experiences.

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Date: 26 October 2017
Location: Birmingham Town Hall, UK

Build a website with WordPress in a day

• Training will be a proactive mix of website building and learning from class assignments and tasks. • You will be given a website to use and practice on for the sessions and for 2 weeks after. • You will be given in-depth reference material to use during and after the training sessions.

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Date: 29 May 2014
Location: The Stephen Lawrence Centre, UK

User Experience Strategies 2 - The UX Meetup

A free meet up focussing on user experience and web design, featuring Andy Budd, Evgenia Grinblo and Matt Gibson. They will be discussing the ways in which to create enjoyable user journeys, online.

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Date: 6 February 2014
Location: The Clerkenwell Centre, UK

User Experience Strategies - The UX Meetup

In this meetup we will explore different approaches to making experiences better. How can you be sure that your website or application is built in the best possible way for your customers, whilst ensuring that business needs are met?

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Date: 26 September 2013
Location: Old Sessions House, UK

"Learn to Code" ~ a one-day workshop

Learn to code and build websites and web apps. From scratch. In a single day. Even if you've never written or seen a line of code before.

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Date: 10 July 2013
Location: Lab for the Recently Possible, UK

Approaching Responsive Web Design

A free event lovingly brought to you by The Digital Pond. Our excellent line-up of experts will be sharing their experiences, ideas and techniques to help you make better responsive websites.

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Date: 18 April 2013
Location: The Old Sessions House, UK

Designing for E-Commerce

Huge London events are open to anyone with an interest in tech, UX, design, strategy and more. Join us for snacks, networking and discussion with industry experts.

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Date: 10 April 2013
Location: Hoxton Gallery at The Arch, UK

10 Ways Agile Development Builds Better Business

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Agile is a methodology in software development and project management that produces a flexible and adaptable on-going approach to product development.

Here at Byte9 we practice SCRUM and Extreme Programing (XP) which are well known and increasingly widely used variants of Agile process, other methodologies include Lean and Kanban, for example. 

Here are 10 key benefits you will derive from following an Agile approach to development:

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[Infographic] HTML5 - Setting New Standards for Web Design


HTML5 is big news - and it's not surprising. It's a major step forward in web design, bringing unprecedented capabilities and flexibility to the way sites are put together. It's set to make a significant difference to the way brands develop their digital strategies and marketing plans - one which has the potential to enhance digital commerce and engagement, at a time when ecommerce and online retail is going from strength to strength.

We've put together an infographic which takes a look at the facts and figures behind HTML5 and why it's important for digital strategists and marketers.

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[Infographic] Coolness of Blue in Web Design by TemplateMonster

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Blue Eyes, Blue Suade Shoes or maybe you're just Blue (Da Ba Dee, Da Ba Daa) - it seems this shade is top of the charts in more ways than one.

As the lovely Nathalie Nahai mentioned at her Psychology of Online Persuasion book launch last week, blue is a very popular colour for the web - and that's now been backed up by TemplateMonster.com's new infographic, "Coolness of Blue in Web Design" below, looking at it's influence on genders, cultures and more.

And if you missed out on our latest psychology event, keep your eyes peeled for our 2013 events schedule announcement coming soon!

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The UK’s first Symfony Live conference

London’s first Symfony Live conference takes place next month on the 13th and 14th September. This event, in the heart of London's vibrant technical scene, brings together the best minds from open source enterprise software development.

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Date: 13 September 2012
Location: The Brewery, UK

WebVisions Barcelona

Punch up your knowledge of web and mobile design and technology while having a great time in Barcelona. WebVisions – July 4-7 2012. http://webvisionsevent.com

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Date: 4 July 2012
Location: Pompeu Fabra University, ES

UX ABC: UX’s Role In Great Branding - How To Get It Right

UX Corner proudly presents UX ABC: UX’s Role In Great Branding - How To Get It Right. UX pitches, feedback, an expert panel debate and Q&A. Join us for Free pizza and beer, and networking with other professionals.

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Date: 14 March 2012
Location: 11th Floor, 6 Mitre Passage, UK

Dog Digital social media drop-in surgeries

Digital communications agency Dog Digital is pleased to announce the launch of a series of social media drop-in sessions to coincide with Social Media Week Glasgow. Dog Digital’s Social Media Week Glasgow social media surgeries are free to attend and will take place between 12.30pm and 2pm, from Monday 19 September to Friday 23 September, 2011.

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Date: 19 September 2011
Location: Dog Digital Head Office, UK

UK UPA July Event: Return on Investment (ROI) - Call for speakers now open!

One of the challenges we face in the field of User Experience is how do we prove the value of the work we are proposing to our clients or internal stakeholders and how can we increase their appreciation of our unique skills and expertise?

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Date: 21 July 2011
Location: Sapient Nitro, UK