Welcome to Campfire, here we talk about what’s happening in the world of WordPress websites and digital strategy in a clear, simple language that will make sense to busy business people such as yourselves.

2020 – what a year!

I don’t normally do an end of year post but boy, if you were ever going to do one, this is the year! Firstly, you can’t talk about the year without being thankful for coming through it relatively unscathed, and…

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#TheWPshow with Sue Keogh (again!)

In Sue Keogh‘s second appearance on #TheWPshow she talks through some fantastic examples of how we can encourage people to take action; whether that is from fine-tuning the call to actions on our websites, or advice on how we craft…

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Active Campaign - how we use Goals

Active Campaign – how we use ‘goals’

As part of our business, we run online events called #TheWPshow (‘The WordPress Show’). The show is aimed at non-techy businesses and website managers who want to stay current and improve their knowledge & their WordPress sites – we regularly…

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FiveThirtyEight.com

It’s not often then I visit a website, especially on mobile, which really turns my head. But that’s exactly what happened when I visited https://fivethirtyeight.com/. Above is the desktop view but, as I say, I first visited it on my…

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#TheWPshow replay with Steve Kirtley

On this #TheWPshow I chat to my old friend, and seasoned web developer, Steve Kirtley. We talk about the future of websites, after chatting about how the web has evolved.   How we used to build websites (tables/transparent gifs etc)…

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Takeaways from ordering online

I ordered some take out food recently, I was time-pressed with the kids and ordering beforehand, ready for pick up, just made sense. The online ordering experience was really, really poor. When I first started in the web, many things…

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