Drupal VS Silverstripe in a crowded CMS market - Stripecon EU 2022
I was invited to speak at Stripecon EU in Stockholm in September 2022 about the main differences between Drupal & Silverstripe and how we can help our clients select a CMS.
The Drum leaders' debate: "Are marketers' tech stacks out of control?"
I was invited to The Drum's Leaders Debate to share my thoughts on the MarTech technical stack and discuss if the industry in general is spinning out of control.
Why most Laravel projects fail
There seems to be a pattern of how large Laravel complex ecosystems get managed and scale over time. I share the 5 lessons that you can start applying today on your Laravel project to rebuild trust between teams, deliver an efficient process and keep your Laravel platform secure and scalable.
Selecting a sustainable hosting provider
What is the true impact of digital transformation on the environment? When we work in digital and build applications in the cloud, how can we select the most eco-friendly solutions? How can we support our customers who are trying to make ethical buying decisions?
Core Web Vitals Requires a Multi-Disciplinary Team
Let's look at the various digital skills needed in your team to optimise your Core Web Vitals scores and improve your SEO rankings.
3 soft skills for software engineers and digital workers
More than core technical skills, I want to share with you the top three soft skills that I've seen in the best software engineers/developers I have hired and worked with for the last 15 years of my career.
12 must-haves on your 2022 digital roadmap (WepApp, SaaS, CMS)
I am sharing with you the 12 key elements you MUST have in your Digital Roadmap for next year. These are the 12 concrete items that will have the biggest impact on your digital success.
Hosting a corporate #Laravel WebApp - AWS or Azure?
Let's explore what is the best corporate cloud hosting solution for your Laravel web application. We recently went through an audit comparison of both AWS and MS Azure for a new client and I wanted to share the findings with you.
The future of Digital Inclusion in UX and Tech
In this episode, I share my 3 takeaways from the Future of Digital Inclusivity dinner I recently attended. I made me realise that the future of inclusive design and digital accessibility is bright, but we need to continue educating the world not to repeat the same mistakes with new trends.
How Accessibility Can Boost eCommerce Conversion Rates
We partnered with BigCommerce for this exclusive webinar on removing accessibility barriers, creating a better user experience for all consumers and how accessibility can support eCommerce businesses in driving higher conversion rates.
Don't let your agency own your hosting account
Let's look at the main risks and nightmare scenarios that could happen if you leave control over your hosting account to external digital partners. From my experience of taking over infrastructure from clients, I give you some advice on best practices to avoid being locked out!
Why CTOs pick Laravel for their 2022 digital roadmap
Laravel is being used for new projects as well as upgrading legacy applications. In this article, let's explore the main business benefits Laravel brings to those teams.
Raising funds for your web app? Get ready for a tough tech audit!
If you are raising capital or getting external investment for your next unicorn SaaS web app, get ready for a thorough tech audit from the investors against 4 main topics: product, code, hosting and processes.
Agency VS Freelancer - who should you hire?
Let's look at the main benefits a digital agency can bring over individual freelancers for digital transformation projects, to give you the peace of mind that every step of the digital transformation end-to-end process is optimised by a team of experts.
Buddy's CI/CD pipeline have great UX and strict compliance
In this second episode, I got the chance to speak to Luke Pasisz, who is the COO at Buddy. Buddy is CI / CD tool that helps teams in digital to automate their software deployment process.
4 tips to optimise your remote-first company culture #WFH
Let's look at the 4 key elements that helped us make the move to a remote-first company and strengthen our company culture during a period of growth, even with everyone working from home!
Accessibility in eCommerce - Geekle Tech Summit 2021
I was invited to talk on 1/2/3 December 2021 at the Geekle eCommerce Tech Summit 2021, the online summit for eCommerce developers. My talk covered how you can "Become the accessibility hero on your next eCommerce implementation project".
Selling SilverStripe solutions to the public sector markets - StripeCon EU 2021
I had the pleasure of being invited to talk at StripeCon EU 2021 to talk about how our process for selling Silverstripe solutions when clients have never heard about the framework and try to compare it with Drupal CMS for example