Rubber duckie - you're the one! Why rubber ducks are important in web development

13 January, 2022

January 13th is National Rubber Duck Day, and while you'd be forgiven for thinking rubber ducks are just delightful bath-time companions, they actually hold a lot more significance to developers! Our web team, explains all in this blog.

Online Security

30 November, 2021

The Evoluted Web Team provides some top tips for Computer Security Day, and gives some insight into how how hackers get your password.

The Key To Writing Effective Developer Tasks

15 November, 2021

Our Technical Team Lead, Andy, looks into what information is important when writing developer task descriptions for new features and bug fixes.

Becoming a Crime Fighting Bug Hunter

8 November, 2021

Want to learn how to spot and stamp out the most tricky of bugs on your site? Our Senior Project Manager, Becky, has put together this blog all about battling bugs in the most effective way possible, sharing her secrets for tracking them down, correcting them, and filing reports once they're fixed.

6 Steps That Will Make Populating Your New Site Easy

30 August, 2021

It’s exciting when your new site is ready to populate, but it can also be daunting. Being prepared in advance will make the job manageable and less stressful. Our Senior Project Manager, Becky Shaw, has devised 6 steps that will make the process easy...

How to Write Feature and Unit Tests for Laravel

25 August, 2021

​Automated tests are a very important part of software development. Our Back-End Developer, Laura Martin, will take you through how to make some simple tests for a Laravel project.

Building a Better Daily Notification Email

23 August, 2021

In this post, Evoluted's Technical Team Lead, Andy Carter, explains why and how we built a better in-house daily notification email for project management.

The Web is Undervalued and Here's Why...

5 May, 2021

As consumers, we're used to updates to our phones and websites happening undetected. But there's so much that goes on behind-the-scenes that we don't see. For this reason, it's easy for us to undervalue the web and how things are created and updated.

Debunking the Web Development ‘5 Minute Fix’ Myth

14 April, 2021

Senior developer, Andy Carter, debunks the Hollywood perpetuated myth of the '5 minute fix' by breaking down the web development process for fixing a bug.

Why Colour Matters In the Digital World

5 January, 2021

We don’t all see colours in the same way, and that’s what this post from Evoluted's Project Manager Becky Shaw is about. Check out how to use colour online and boost accessibility!

Preventing Requests for Hidden Images on Mobile Using Just HTML and CSS

15 October, 2020

In this post, Senior Web Developer Andy Carter shows you how to prevent requests for hidden images on mobile using just HTML and CSS.

Age Appropriate Code of Practice Comes Into Force

14 September, 2020

On 2nd September, the new Age Appropriate Code of Practice for online services came into force, with a 12 month transitionary period for organisations to put it into effect. 1 in 5 internet users in the UK is a child, so this is clearly a really important topic to address.

Public Sector Websites Face Accessibility Statement Deadline

27 August, 2020

Public sector websites that launched before 23rd September 2018 require an accessibility statement to be included on their websites by 23rd September 2020. Any public sector websites that launched after 23rd September 2018 should have a statement in place already.

Writing Links Like It’s 1999

20 August, 2020

In this post, Project Manager Becky Shaw takes a dive back into the history of links, to see what we can learn from the past when writing links today!

Bootstrap 4: Top 5 features

9 October, 2019

Bootstrap 4 is a big leap from its predecessor - but what's changed and what makes it so exciting? We take a look.