Category: Blog

18 Mar 2021
In common with the first lockdown during the Spring last year, our work on new sites since the beginning of lockdown 2 has dropped away somewhat, whilst an increase in website enhancements and delivering training to users via Zoom has kept us from twiddling our thumbs. One aspect of lockdown which has been really great...
30 Sep 2019
This year BIG were tasked with building a bespoke website content management system for estate agents, by a leading estate agency in Yorkshire who deal primarily in high-end property, stately homes and other country estates. The key to this project was creating a system that could simultaneously upload properties to an estate agents own website...
02 Aug 2019
With the summer finally upon us, the website development side of our work at BIG normally slows down a little at this time of year, with business owners and their staff away on their holidays…but not this year it seems. Content writing for blogs and social media, search engine optimisation and other online marketing work...
29 Jul 2019
Ransomware is nothing new, indeed the first known example dates back thirty years to the 1989 AIDS Trojan, and the first extortion ransomware appearing fourteen years ago in 2005. While the problem is nothing new, a collective response by expert partners is somewhat younger. Starting in 2016 as a joint initiative by the National High-Tech...
01 Apr 2019
The Spring and Autumn are typically our busiest times of year with website design work, in the Spring especially in April once our clients have their year ends out of the way. This year has been no exception, indeed we’ve been very busy with some local Devon clients of late. Not one but two leading...
01 Feb 2019
BIG ONLINE today launch the new website for Rapid EPS, a world-leading edge protection system manufacturer based in Yorkshire. “Being chosen to design the website for such a great British manufacturing success story was indeed an honour, they are a large company and so it’s also a massive responsibility. As a global business, their website...
22 Jan 2019
This month, the final ever print editions of the UK’s Yellow Pages hit the doormats of Britain, ending 51-years of continuous publication. The announcement of their cessation by owner Yell came back in 2017, but now with the final editions now delivered, this for me really marks the end of a 23-year battle between print...
31 Dec 2018
The final quarter of 2018 saw a busy end to the year for BIG ONLINE, with the number of active websites under development consistently up on the previous year, and new client sites going live daily in the weeks that preceded Christmas in 2018. BIG ONLINE’s Jamie Snape reflected, “It’s hard to put a finger...