the-benefits-of-php-development clock Nov 18,2016

The Benefits of PHP Development As a leading website development company in Birmingham (something ALT Agency have been for the last 18 years) it’s easy for us to advise clients down the route of developing their websites in PHP… often we get asked what PHP is and why we use it. So I thought I’d …

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Common PHP mistakes to avoid Just a quick bite size piece outlining common PHP mistakes that you need to avoid! There are a ton of mistakes PHP coders generally make, whether due to lack of experience, time or just being plain lazy, from not securing code to hiding errors, here’s the top 3 common php …

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ALT Agency is your Digital Agency partner, based in Birmingham and specialising in online marketing and web design & website development. We help ambitious companies grow online through a fully integrated digital marketing strategy. Working with both B2B & B2C businesses we help you drive traffic that converts to sales and leads. Using a range …

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Free Black Friday Website Health Check Black Friday 2016 is almost upon us and for 2016 mobile sales are expected to outstrip physical store and desktop computer sales on a bigger scale than ever before. Mobile websites are often neglected, sometimes shrunk down versions of the desktop website and more often than not rarely optimised …

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Black friday sales, advertising and marketing ideas Friday November 25 2016 – Black Friday! The biggest weekend ever for UK retailers is just a few weeks away and we want to share a few thoughts, ideas and brief history of Black Friday. Read on to see how you can profit from Black Friday, learn how …

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A second look at 2017 web design trends! Web design trends keep the web moving, just 10 years ago we had the web 2.0 movement, through web 3.0 in the last several years, could 2017 see web design taking a new direction and a new trend dominating? There’s an updated 2020 web design article available …

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The benefits of using WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS) WordPress is the worlds most popular open source platform. It is simple, easy to use and provides a super friendly interface making it one of the most user friendly content management systems on the planet. WordPress started life as a blogging tool way back …

social-media-content-marketing clock Sep 16,2016

Social media marketing is a scary and daunting place, not knowing which way to turn, can often lead you to make decisions through gut instinct, rather than science. We are not saying ignore your instincts, but trust in the science that helps to make those gut instincts turn into profit rather than failure. The truth …

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Google Analytics Referral Spam – Are you getting tons of hits to your website, quite often from Russia and seeing in your analytics that the Russian traffic has a 100% bounce rate? More often than not it’s Google Analytics referral spam. This “Ghost traffic” can be a real pain, giving you an incorrect bounce rate …