Meet Jack

Bio: Howdy... I'm Jack. I have interests in various areas of web design, but mainly you'll find me playing with Wordpress, Magento, and the latest developments in languages such as HTML5 and CSS3. I'm also a keen movie watcher, and regularly watch Newcastle FC lose at the weekend. Check out my blog posts and get ready to be blown away...

Posts by Jack:


With the recent boom in iPhone and iPad usage for browsing the web, designers and developers are now having to think more and more about what their sites look like on these devices. The major drawback (yes, it is a … Continue reading


Many web designers who are new to the industry often ask exactly where the money can be made. If you’re looking to make a living from web design after finishing university, or maybe moving into the industry from a different … Continue reading


Just a quick ‘plug’ today for a handy plugin I’ve stumbled across recently. Users like to search, so when creating a WordPress managed website, one of the first things I consider is the placement, design, and functionality of the search. … Continue reading


A little earlier in the year, Facebook announced that they would now fully support iFramed applications for use with pages (fan pages, company pages, etc). Despite some support for iFrames previously, you were forced to use their more complicated canvas … Continue reading


Afternoon all, Today I thought I’d demonstrate an awesome little jQuery technique that has gained a lot of popularity over the last year or so. We’ll essentially be getting a block hyperlink to fade in gracefully over an image. By … Continue reading

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