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Virgin Media and TiVo Virgin Media is cranking up the entertainment dial and taking TV to the next level with Virgin Media TV powered by TiVo.

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The one day exhibition ‘eCommerce Expo Manchester’ will deliver a great overview of the ecommerce industry and provide valuable information to get your online business soaring.

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The search engines don’t understand new products. They only understand existing words and phrases so introducing a new word – a brand or product type – is greeted with ‘not invented yet’ by Google. It is possible to promote the new keyword phrase – I’ll call it ‘tooth black’ – err.. the¬†anarchist version of¬†’tooth whitener’ [...]

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With many different options available online when it comes to e-commerce software, we’ll take a close look at our personal favourite, PrestaShop; an open source, scalable, sleek and modern e-commerce platform. Find out the advantages out the advantages and disadvantages of one of the newest systems around.

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Custom 404 Error Pages can be very useful for a number of reasons. You can integrate your website’s design, allow your visitor to search for the page they were looking for, and generally give the impression that your site is not entirely broken. We’ll look at some examples of the more creative 404 error pages that will hopefully inspire you to consider them in your design!

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Make your footer to actually stay at the bottom of the browser window. No need for Javascript, hacks, filler DIVs, none of that. We’ll look at a clever way way using pure CSS/HTML to keep that footer down there, even if the content on your page is limited.

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Create mock up web design with this drag and drop online tool, before wasting time in Photoshop. Decide where your HTML and UI elements will go before getting bogged down with layers and colour schemes! We’ll look at this very useful tool and how it can help to speed up the design process, while allowing you effectively plan your project and stay on track. Oh, and its free!

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Typography can often be wrongly overlooked in design, where imagery is often seen as King. With many designers out there specialising in turning type into art, we’ll look at some stunning and powerful pieces of design work where typography takes a star-role. These examples demonstrate how Typography can be used to craft something beautiful, and the benefit well-thought Typography has in any piece of design work.

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Firebug, an extension for Mozilla Firefox, allows you to very quickly navigate through your (or others!) source code online, with many features that turn web design into a breeze. Not sure why your CSS isn’t affecting a certain element? Inspect it and find out why in seconds! We’ll take a look at this incredibly useful (and free!) extension.

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