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Anthony is Ballyhoo's Managing Director and Web Developer, responsible for building your website and keeping it online.

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Ballyhoo’s 2018 Review of the Year

Ballyhoo’s 2018 Review of the Year

Posted on 14th December 2018 by Anthony

Yet another year has passed so we’re taking a moment to look back over the events of 2018 as well as look forward to everything 2019 will bring, including [SPOILER] Ballyhoo’s 10th anniversary!

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Ballyhoo Supports Acorns Children's Hospice

Ballyhoo Supports Acorns Children's Hospice

Posted on 8th September 2015 by Anthony

For some time now the team at Ballyhoo has been keen to give back to the community and find a local charity that we can support by raising awareness and through fundraising.

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Goodbye Internet Explorer 8, hello Microsoft Edge!

Goodbye Internet Explorer 8, hello Microsoft Edge!

Posted on 31st July 2015 by Anthony

At Ballyhoo we spend a significant portion of our project budgets on a serious testing regime, after all we want the fantastic websites that we build to look and work as intended for as many users as possible. We hate the thought of your next biggest client failing to get in touch with you because your website didn’t look spot on while your competitor's did!

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Do I need my website to be mobile optimised?

Do I need my website to be mobile optimised?

Posted on 29th January 2015 by Anthony

In April 2014 Ofcom reported that, in the UK, 62% of adults now use a smartphone to go online (up from 54% in 2012) while 30% (up from 16% in 2012) use a tablet. This phenomenal growth has meant many businesses have had to quickly adapt to the rapid change in the way their users view their website. Traditionally many websites were built specifically for large screens and mouse pointers, this means lots of scrolling and zooming for those with smaller screens and frustration for those with big fingers! If you are looking to build a new website or re-design an existing one, it has now become a crucial decision as to whether it should be built with mobile users in mind.

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Is Speculative Design the Right Approach?

Is Speculative Design the Right Approach?

Posted on 27th January 2015 by Anthony

Some time ago we were asked to put together a pitch for a large international manufacturing company. As part of the pitch they wanted to see design ideas for how we envisage the website could or should look. When big budgets are involved it is understandable that clients want to ensure they choose the right company for the job, but for me this raises a number of issues:

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Do I Need an SSL Certificate?

Do I Need an SSL Certificate?

Posted on 23rd September 2014 by Anthony

We've been looking at the importance and potential impact of SSL certificates, following reports that they can improve your website's search engine performance.

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