The latest news, thoughts and ideas from the team

Backend dev tutorials, design theory, business ideas, general thoughts or just posts about daily life, from all of the team here at interconnect/it.

In certain cases, when you migrate WordPress content from one site to another, you have to create 301 redirects. Here are some thoughts from a recent site migration…

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.

We’ve recently released several updates to the Spots, Spectacu.la Discussion & Auditor plugins, v1.1.3, v2.2.1 & v1.4.3 respectively. Full details here.

Migrations from WordPress.com used to be pretty trivial. But just recently we’ve bumped into an issue that makes it impossible to do it right. Hopefully we’ll find a solution to this very soon.

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.

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.

Cinema websites present a number of challenges, and are often surprisingly poor at selling the film in question. Our build for the Plaza Cinema automatically pulls in images and trailers for films, giving visitors a punchy, dynamic experience.

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.

Greenwich Healthy Living exists to offer the general public information on healthy lifestyle choices. We were commissioned by the team at Greenwich to develop their new site. Read on for more info.

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