News

A glimpse into our world. We cover company developments, staff opinion and industry insights.

My Career So Far

I’ve been working at interconnect/it for over three years now and in that time I have progressed from apprentice to developer

Breaking into the magic of search engines

We have been doing some really neat R&D work for clients recently, focusing on the WordPress search functionality

Our Go Ape adventure

To celebrate the company’s 20 year anniversary, we decided to go on a tree-mendous team-building day at Go Ape in Delamere forest! Check out Laurie’s write up and some photos from the day.

How do we create something pretty useful, not just pretty and useless?

We feel it’s important to stay up to date with the latest industry best practice. Last month we headed to NUX5 to hear from our industry’s opinion leaders on the subject of user experience.

WORKTECH Academy

We were approached by influential design academic, Jeremy Myerson, to design and build the first website for WORKTECH Academy. Here we look at some of the features of their new site.

Twenty years of interconnect/it – and did you know we started as publishers?

On our twentieth anniversary we stop for a moment and think back over the success of the company; The clients we’ve helped, the friends in the web development industry we’ve made…

Continuous Integration with WordPress

New tutorial from our developer, Evgenii Nasyrov. Do you want to achieve continuous integration with WordPress? We walk you through the steps. Read on to get all the details.

The Blog from the Sea of Cortez

We recommend every project we undertake contains some aspect of ‘discovery’. Read on to find out more about this important part of any project we undertake at interconnect/it.

How The Spectator went from one million to ten million page views per month

There’s a direct link between web traffic and revenue when you’re a publisher. How well that works depends a lot on other factors – the business model, commercial relationships and so on.

Introducing our Summer Intern: Diane Dewez

This year we are pleased to welcome Diane Dewez as our Computer Science summer intern. Here she tells us a little about her career ambitions and what she hopes to take from her internship.

What web developers have in common with builders and decorators

Our Lead Developer, Damian, is in the middle of renovating his new home and believes he has spotted some similarities between the web development and building trades.

Print design versus web design

Given that a lot of our clients are in the publishing industry, we thought it would be useful to talk about some of the differences between print and web design. Take a peek to find out more.