WordPress 3.5 – New Features, Fixes & Addons

Today saw the release of WordPress 3.5. This version is the latest release of WordPress and introduces a lot of new features, and unusually for WordPress, a removal of a feature. I’m going to talk you through some of the new features of WordPress 3.5. Removal of Link Manager Interestingly, one of the more controversial [read more]

Anna Moss wins Young Businesswoman of the Year Award #WiBA2012

I am proud to say that I have been shortlisted as a finalist in the Forward Ladies, Women in Business Awards 2012 (WiBA). The award ceremony will take place at the Midland Hotel in the centre of Manchester on 26th November. Forward Ladies is a networking group for women and they organise a wide variety [read more]

Notes from 3 Speakers at #ContentMarketingShow

Yesterday I attended the first Content Marketing Show brought to us by Kelvin Newman who also hosts the extremely popular and ever growing BrightonSEO. Instead of giving brief notes on each presentation I decided to give more detailed notes on the three that stood out the most to me. The presentation I especially enjoyed was [read more]

WordPress Add Theme & Plugin Reviews to Extend

This morning we have noticed that WordPress.org users can now review both WordPress plugins and themes. This addition to WordPress Extend now provides more detail into users’ thoughts, rather than the simple voting system that has been provided up until now. Rich Snippet Integration? Rhys kindly reviewed my Facebook Comments plugin. From looking at Google’s Rich Snippet Tool [read more]

#BrightonSEO in Bullet Points

I attended our first Brighton SEO and can say that Kelvin really does organise a great event. As a one day event with over 1,500 attendees, it was great to see such a range of topics covered from various key people in online and advertising. Here are some selective notes I wanted to share in [read more]

The 1st Week At FireCask

This post is in relation to our first week at 3 Door Digital, which has now rebranded to FireCask Walking into the Spinningfields office last Monday was a surreal experience. I felt as if I was going to visit someone from another company and that I wasn’t in fact going into my own office. As [read more]

If Google Hangout Was A Person: How We Launched

If Google Hangout was a person, they would have had a great time listening to the hours of conversations, laughs and serious planning that has been going on for the last 10 months. She (I have made her female as I am outnumbered 3:1 by men so could do with another woman) has had the [read more]

Latest News Ticker for WordPress

Latest News Ticker is a Premium plugin by Shane Jones. Its main feature is very simple; it mimics the news tickers that you will see on most news channels. It takes your post titles and some other fields and displays them across the top or bottom of your page in a scrolling fashion, clicking on [read more]

Anna’s Great North Swim For Orly Tenzer

On Saturday 23rd June I will be swimming 1 mile in Lake Windermere as part of the Great North Swim. The water will be cold and I will look very fetching in my wetsuit (not!) but it is for a brilliant cause. Support by Donating and Sharing Tweet Donate via Justgiving Why I am Swimming [read more]