Business support available for SMEs

The Scottish Government has announced further support for Small to Medium sized businesses with their Digital Development Loan. This allows you to borrow between £5K – £100K, interest-free, to improve your digital capabilities and capacity. More details here: As well as this, the Digital Boost Grant is still available, and has been extended to […]

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WordPress acting weird? Just hit refresh.

There’s been another major release of WordPress (5.6) which includes a more recent version of jQuery (some code that makes things work on your website and in the back-end). This has caused layout problems for a small amount of users when they’re attempting to edit pages but it’s an easy fix. If your admin area […]

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Putting Christmas decorations on your website

Okay it’s been a pretty grim year so please forgive us for getting all festive. This is just a simple snippet of code you can use in your WordPress theme to automatically switch over to your ‘festive’ logo for the month of December. That’s it. Saves you switching it manually every year, and if you’re […]

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Why a bespoke website is better for your business

You may be tempted by all the ‘build your own website’ tools out there, and as a small business start-up, the prices can certainly be appealing, but are they cost-effective in the long run? Depends how much you value your time. If you’re okay with spending your evenings fiddling with your site-builder tool to make […]

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