ebay-facial-recognition clock Dec 02,2016

EBay analyses facial expressions! According to reports EBay is using “emotional recognition technology” to help you decide what you want for Christmas…. The online market place opened a pop up store in London earlier this week which included a private booth, headphones, a screen and a camera. In the booth a series of sensors track …

the-importance-of-copywriting-in-web-design clock Dec 01,2016

As covered in a previous article “How to choose a web design agency”, we mentioned that design is only one part of the bigger picture, with conversion rate optimisation being another. The third element is the importance of copywriting in web design. One of the 7 principles of Online Sales Psychology is the 3 second …

no image clock Nov 30,2016

A little infographic I found explaining 2016 Web Design trends.   2017 Update: 2016 was a great year for web design trends and now as we reach the end of 2017 is good to look back and see how these predictions turned out. #1 – Semi-Flat design really took off and continued into 2017, this …

under-performing-website clock Nov 28,2016

Under performing website? Here’s why your website is under performing Today I’m going to cover why most websites fail to deliver on their promise and why the amount you spend on your website does not necessarily affect your websites performance. Your websites performance is not dictated by the amount you spend on it! This may …

f1couk-strengthens-ties-with-alt clock Nov 25,2016

The UK’s leading Formula 1 resource, F1.co.uk is set to further strengthen its ties with ALT Agency and redevelop their website once the current Formula 1 season comes to a conclusion this Sunday at Abu Dhabi. The team at F1.co.uk have been using the website to not only deliver all of the latest Formula 1 …

google-amp clock Nov 25,2016

Could Accelerated Mobiles Pages (AMP) change the way we do SEO forever? AMP stands for Accelerated Mobile Page and it is some new technology headed by Google that requires your website code to be marked-up, be more light weight and, according to Google, is a step in a direction that will make search and finding …

https clock Nov 22,2016

HTTPS is the method by which your website is secured by a level of encryption to prevent sensitive data being compromised by hackers. There are many benefits of HTTPS not just encryption, HTTPS also helps to validate that you are on the correct website and not being “phished”, it also ensures data integrity and that …

2017-digital-marketing-trends clock Nov 21,2016

Expert Opinion: 2017 Digital Marketing Trends 2016 has seen some incredible Digital Marketing Trends, from Augmented Reality to live video streaming. Below are my personal thoughts and insights into the expected rise in 2017 Digital Marketing Trends. An increase in Augmented Reality – Pokémon Go saw augmented reality really find its place in modern day …

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 …