27 August 2015

How working on an SDK brings developers together

Development kits are the glue for developers When I was being recruited by Storm, one of the first things we discussed was their SDK for developers to use on big projects — that just so happens to use conventions and NHibernate. My first...

25 August 2015

Full Stack Marketing 2015 – the Rundown

How I Missed the Best Gig of my Life The date was 1st December 1991, and I’d spent the day at University attending lectures (for once!) and getting some groceries. I...

14 August 2015

The Weary UX Designer

UX, in theory UX theory is neat and simple. Everything runs smoothly. As UX designers, we know the perfect product happily marries user needs and business needs....

7 August 2015

How to Combat Referral Spam in Google Analytics!

Referral spam in Google Analytics has been a growing issue, and one that has affected most accounts at some point in the last few months. It results in odd data appearing...

5 August 2015

How to Avoid Creating the Expert Beginner

I recently read this excellent article on Expert Beginners from Erik Dietrich. An expert beginner is essentially someone who thinks they know everything when in fact they...

30 April 2015

New website revealed for Understanding Scottish Places

Background The Carnegie UK Trust is an independent, charitable trust based in Scotland. The Trust works to improve the lives of people throughout the UK and Ireland,...

31 March 2015

Storm ID Appointed to Streamline NHS Scotland’s Digital Services

Three former divisions within NHS National Services Scotland – Health Facilities Scotland, National Services Division and National Procurement - have appointed Storm ID to...

26 March 2015

Storm ID Design and Develop Digital Service for West Sussex County Council

The project sought to redesign the West Sussex County Council website around the needs of its customer experience, key audiences and users, giving due consideration to their...

23 March 2015

Storm ID Design and Build New Digital Service for Exova

Storm ID was appointed in November 2014, by Exova, one of the world's leading providers of laboratory-based testing, calibration and advisory services to conceive, design and...

19 March 2015

Private Method Access Modifiers as Code Smells

There's a couple of anti-patterns that I've noticed in my own code. Private methods are a code smell Private methods are not inherently bad, but they are a sign that you...

3 March 2015

Storm ID Discuss the Merits of Programmatic Buying

Storm’s Head of Paid Search, Steve Hope, will be part of a panel hosted by Rocket Fuel this Thursday at the Glasshouse Hotel in Edinburgh to discuss the benefits of...