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WordPress responsive web design: designer or developer?
19
Nov

WordPress responsive web design – a designer or developer’s job?

Responsive web design has evolved so quickly - both in WordPress web design and other platforms - that it's easy to be "reactive" rather than taking…

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Barn2 Media's first WordPress website design
21
Mar

Our First Website – North Road West Medical Centre

As you all know (!) Barn2 Media is now a leading WordPress web studio, run by myself and my husband Andy, from our offices on Dartmoor…

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15
Feb

Redesigning the WordPress Dashboard – A WordPress designer’s perspective

The WordPress Dashboard is the homepage you see after you log into the WordPress admin for your website. To be honest, I almost never look at…

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WordPress web design CAPTCHA gone wrong
21
Dec

When CAPTCHA goes mad

Michael McIntyre got it right when I saw him at Plymouth Pavilions earlier this year: "Who invented the test? You know, the one where you have…

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29
Nov

A plea to WordPress plugin developers: Think before you release an update!

Inspired by this week’s rant from our technical director Andy, I will write about why WordPress plugin developers should think before they release yet another update.…

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How to maintain a WordPress website
14
Nov

Do WordPress websites need maintenance?

Now WordPress has been around for several years, more and more people are asking us to maintain their WordPress website. Some are surprised to discover that…

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WordPress website design screenshot showing the fold in Google Analytics
10
Sep

Does ‘above the fold’ matter in WordPress website design?

This is a question that's been hotly debated in the Barn2 offices lately. The client for one of our current WordPress website design projects had stated…

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10
Aug

Hidden web design costs

While writing our instant website quote calculator, I thought about how to make our web design costs as transparent as possible. This helped me to think…

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07
Aug

The case for transparent web design prices

Last week we launched an online web design quote calculator. This allows people to get an instant price for a new WordPress website, without having to…

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