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Tech of the month February

Spotify vs Apple   This story hit the news earlier this month following Spotify’s not so subtle dig at Apple via this animated video. The problem that Spotify has with Apple is any purchase users can make within Apple’s app store are taxed at 30% by Apple. So in Spotify’s case that would mean every

PHP 5 end of life – Our guide on what to do next

PHP – the language behind many websites, recently stopped providing critical support for version 5 of their product, however, many sites owners have yet to update. So what does this mean and is this worth paying attention to?

Monthly tech roundup – January

The software that can see around corners Using just an ordinary digital camera, a research team at Boston University have demonstrated the concept of “computational periscopy”, a theory that scientists have tried to solve for over a decade. The technology analyses the shadows created by objects that are hidden from the camera’s view and reconstructs

6 benefits of outsourcing your IT

So as a business why should you outsource your IT? What are the key benefits that every business could reap if they chose an IT service provider? Here’s our guide to the 6 key benefits of outsourcing your IT.

WordPress 5, is your site ready?

So you may have seen that WordPress 5 has just been released. For those that manage their WordPress sites themselves, you’re probably wondering what does this mean to me and what should I do next? Although it looks simple and straightforward to click the update button, there are a few things to think of before updating. Here are Web Engineer’s top tips for making your site WordPress 5 ready.

Monthly tech roundup – December

At Web Engineer, we’re always learning, keeping an ear out for new developments on the web and tech gadgets. As we believe in an ethical approach to technology, the things we spot will have to be more than just cool, they will need to interest us and enrich the lives of their users and even better, make a difference in a small way to society. Here’s our roundup of the freshest tech we spotted this month.

How SEO can help your Website in 2019

Your business journey has begun and your new website is up and running, but there’s nobody visiting it and it doesn’t appear in Google Search. What can I do? Fortunately growing site traffic today and getting more relevant visitors to your site count is definitely possible. But, like anything else worth doing, it takes work, knowledge, and consistency.

Work experience at the academy

Currently, Harry is a trainee, learning the ropes of the web company while studying at Exeter College, read his thoughts on a year in the work experience seat with Web Engineer.

Bug reporting guide

Occasionally the customer can encounter a bug where a part of the site isn’t working the way it should, these things do happen from time to time, normally as a result of a site update or changes to a site.