Web Development London Blog

Welcome to our London Web development Blog. Read all about Web design, development, Wordpress, Joomla, Drupal and online marketing.

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7 Web Development Tools to Boost Productivity

15 October 2015

Working at a web development company requires a significant amount of organisation and planning. We are always looking for ways of improving our quality of work and the rate at which we complete it in. For this we use a variety of software and applications to increase our productivity. This week we asked our web development staff to name some of their favourite tools.

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Facebook adds 360 Video

30 September 2015

Exactly one week ago Facebook introduced a new feature called 360 Video. We look at this new feature, and have a look at some of the technology behind it.

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4 Tips to Improve Your Facebook Company Page

23 September 2015

We take a look at a couple of tips you can follow to improve the look of your Facebook account, and the shape of your content.

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4 Types of Great Content to Drive Traffic to your Site

16 September 2015

The digital world revolves around content. But not all content gets the same amount of attention. Let’s look at at a few examples and how popular they are.

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Panda, Penguin and more – The Google penalties you want to avoid

9 September 2015

Your digital presence is heavily reliant on your website appearing on Google’s search results. Google has an assortment of algorithms that they run to penalise websites for various reasons. These range from weak or duplicated content, to not having a site that is optimised for mobile viewing. On the opposite side of the scale, the algorithms will

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Our Favourite WordPress Plugins – Staff Picks

2 September 2015

Wordpress is the most popular CMS available today, and there are thousands of themes and plugins available to customise your site. While Lilo mostly develops their own plugins, we asked our staff members to name some of their personal favourites.

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How to Not be Taken for an SEO Ride

26 August 2015

Search engine optimization (SEO), everybody seems to be doing it. Everybody and their grandmother seems to be an expert at it, offering their services to take your website to “the next level”. “Within a month you’ll be on page 1 for sure” they say, but is this merely a false promise, or can they truly

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Facebook Mentions and Live will be available soon to Verified Profiles

19 August 2015

The race to instantly record videos and share them, is well and truly on. Last month Facebook announced the release of their Mentions app, a better way for public figures to interact with their fan base.  These celebrities can now host live Q&A sessions, share updates across other social networks (including Instagram and Twitter), and

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What is iOS Force Touch and how will it affect user interaction?

12 August 2015

Rumours have been rife regarding the new features for the Apple iPhone 6s and iPhone 6S Plus, which should be releasing later this year. Though most iOS users would probably be looking forward to the promise of an increase in CPU speed, improved battery life (and finally a “low power” mode), or a better camera

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All eyes on Mobile-geddon

28 April 2015

“Starting April 21, we will be expanding our use of mobile-friendliness as a ranking signal. This change will affect mobile searches in all languages worldwide and will have a significant impact in our search results. Consequently, users will find it easier to get relevant, high quality search results that are optimized for their devices.”A statement