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The day to day goings on of Interconnect IT that we think are worth sharing with our readers.

Often, it’s forgotten that WordPress can be used on very busy, dynamic sites with lots of contributors. Although it has relatively humble blogging origins, there’s no reason why it can’t be made to scale.

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.

Good web development isn’t just about pretty front ends. We believe in streamlining your workflow so that when you need to keep your content up to date, it’s as quick and easy as possible.

We’ve designed the Spots plugin to make your content management life with WordPress even easier. Read on to get the low down.

Here at interconnect/it we consider ourselves privileged to work in one of the greatest cities in the world. Let’s take a stroll down Hope Street…

Imagine that you’re building a theme, and in various places in that theme you have small elements that you’d just love to content manage. Well now you can…

We recently developed a new site for the Foundation Trust Governor’s Association, which allowed for an easy self-hosted and self-managed yet sophisticated website.

On the 5th August it will be my last day at interconnect/it before I disappear to have my little bundle of crying and pooping joy. Before I leave, I wanted to say a few words.

We had a fabulous time at WordCamp UK Portsmouth and two of us from interconnect/it spoke at the conference. Here we look back at the weekend.

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.