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This week Facebook has incensed users by making some changes to its newsfeed and friend categories. Indeed this always happens whenever it changes something… Give it a few weeks and everyone will be used to it. Just shows you how much people naturally do not like being shoved outside their comfort box. The Beeb also made a boob (surely someone else has used this word play by now?) with the release of their beta website, which looks fairly naff with unimaginative typography...
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New Site Design

Have release a brand new design for this site – still based on WordPress but removing any reliance on Pagelines’ Platform Pro. Instead I created my own design and set it as a WP template. In doing so I have learnt to employ MAMP and lots of lovely WordPress-specific PHP. I re-designed because Platform Pro was imposing several nasty restrictions on the previous site, and I wanted something that was a lot more clean cut and hassle-free to update. Have...
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The Website Redesign of HakaTours.com

It is with absolute joy that I point you in the direction of the brand new version of hakatours.com, released finally at the end of last month. The revealing of the website was highly anticipated by all of us involved (three major earthquakes had provided extensive set backs) and there are still a few small bugs being fixed, but I can say regardless that I am incredibly proud of the final product. I cannot write this post before mentioning the...
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My Digital Sabbatical

Opening blog entries are probably the hardest to write, because one feels you have to set the tone for the entire blog, which is a load of nonsense, but at the end of the day it’s first impressions and all that. Anyway here I am, back in the UK, just about over the jet lag and ready to start into what I hope will be a very productive 3-4 months. I have taken the huge step of resigning from my...
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