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 user needs, context of use, technology and user journeys. The new digital service needed to offer users an exceptional and compelling online and mobile customer experience that would […]

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 build a digital service for their Proficiency Testing Program (PTP). The Exova Proficiency Testing Program (PTP) team is located in Toulouse at the heart of the European aerospace cluster […]

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 might be missing out on an opportunity to make a useful abstraction. If you have a private method that calls another private method, then […]

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 programmatic buying. What is Programmatic Buying? Programmatic buying describes online display advertising that is aggregated, bought, analysed and optimised in real-time via demand side software […]

New Website for Convention Edinburgh

Storm ID was appointed by Marketing Edinburgh to create a new website for Convention Edinburgh. Background Edinburgh is 40th in the world-ranking of international conference destinations by the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA).  For the last seven years, Edinburgh has retained its position as the most popular UK city after London for hosting international […]

Storm ID Roll Out Glasgow Club Digital Strategy

Background The purpose of the project was to design and develop a new responsive website for Glasgow Life as part of the ongoing Glasgow Club digital strategy. A key organisational goal of Glasgow Life is to engage directly with Glasgow’s citizens to encourage them to participate in the events, activities and opportunities available to them […]

Storm ID and Glasgow Life Develop Online Learning Programme

The ‘Altogether Glasgow’ project is aimed at increasing awareness of the City’s amazing cultural and sporting assets.  Set up by Glasgow Life as part of the Host City Volunteers Glasgow project and funded by the Big Lottery Fund, the online educational programme is crammed full of fun facts, quizzes and challenges which participants can take […]