Robert O'Rourke

Robert O'Rourke

At the start of April 2014, Telegraph Media Group hired us as a development partner to build what was code named ‘Project Babb’, an experiment in shareable content designed to broaden the paper’s audience. You can read all about it here.

There’s a bit of a problem with previewing posts in WordPress. Here’s a code snippet you can use in your plugins or themes to get around the problem.

We recently attended Designival; a one day creative and design event featuring workshops, lectures and pop-up shops. Here’s our write-up from the day.

Here’s a little snippet that you might like to use; automatically embed gists from github by simply pasting the URL into a post or page.

A few highlights from the BigSWIG event we held. Thank you to all those who spoke and all those who attended, for what was a fantastic evening of great talks.

We try to fit in one charity project a year at interconnect/it and this year it was the turn of the Plaza community cinema in Waterloo. Read on for the design notes behind this exciting build.

When designing for small screens every pixel counts. One of the common difficulties we face as web designers is how to reduce the amount of pixels some large constructs like menus take up.

By default WordPress will wrap any images you insert into a post in a paragraph tag. To get around this limitation here’s a snippet for your functions.php.

‘Stickiness’ isn’t just useful for the home page of a WordPress site, but useful elsewhere too. If you want sticky posts to stick everywhere, here’s a code snippet for you.

We thought we’d share some of the functions that go into most of our custom WordPress themes. If you have your own favourites then get commenting!

We found many of the weather widgets and badges out there lacking. Either they were not aimed at regular users and almost all were just plain ugly. We had to fix that.

Gill Sans and the colour red; that was the brief. Gill Sans rides again, on our new company website! Here we discuss the process of building our new site.