Web Development

WordPress Trends You Should Know About in 2022

2022-01-12T14:10:29+00:00

WordPress Trends You Should Know About in 2022 Gutenberg Enhancements Gutenberg is following a four-phase roadmap that will touch major pieces of WordPress. WordPress is always evolving and currently work is specifically underway on the second phase of the Gutenberg project. The goal of this project is to provide a greater web presence for people wanting to start businesses, which WordPress has been doing since Phase 1 where they released their new block editor. Phase 2 of Gutenberg won't be finished when it's merged into WordPress. The work to gather feedback and iterate based on user needs will continue [...]

WordPress Trends You Should Know About in 20222022-01-12T14:10:29+00:00

Being a Trainee Web Developer for Greenlight Web

2022-01-12T14:09:04+00:00

Being a Trainee Web Developer for Greenlight Web Joining Greenlight Web as a Trainee Web Developer I initially chose to enter web development due to the continuous learning opportunities that inherently comes with the industry. Especially as in my previous job, I felt as if I had learned all that there was to know within just three years. Having had coding experience from high school and a passion for web design since the days of editing the HTML and CSS of my own little Tumblr blog, I was extremely excited to be offered the chance to work at a [...]

Being a Trainee Web Developer for Greenlight Web2022-01-12T14:09:04+00:00

Is Page Load Speed Important for a Website?

2022-01-12T14:07:32+00:00

Is Page Load Speed Important for a Website? What is page load speed? Page load speed is the time it takes to load a page on a website. The longer a page takes to load, the more visitors will hit that back button. A page should take 2 seconds to load. Anything longer than 3 seconds and you will start losing visitors. Why is page speed important? Visitors stay longer and view more pages. Your site will have better conversions if you sell something. Decreasing page load times increase conversions. Research shows that you can lose an increasing number [...]

Is Page Load Speed Important for a Website?2022-01-12T14:07:32+00:00

Why a WordPress Website Is So Much Better Than a Hard-Coded One

2022-01-13T10:43:55+00:00

Why a WordPress Website Is So Much Better Than a Hard-Coded One For those outside of the web industry, you may have no idea what WordPress is. You may not even know what a CMS is. But here at Greenlight Web, it is our bread and butter. WordPress, our speciality CMS platform of choice, provides the backbone of our professional website services to clients up and down the country. There are many different places where you could begin when designing a website. But most fundamental of all is the basis on which you start. You could start by taking [...]

Why a WordPress Website Is So Much Better Than a Hard-Coded One2022-01-13T10:43:55+00:00

How to Get Work Experience in Web Design Manchester

2022-01-13T10:43:16+00:00

How to Get Work Experience in Web Design Manchester Getting your foot in the door is perhaps the hardest stage of anyone wanting to start their career. You may have gone through roles that didn’t quite fit what you were looking for long term. Or perhaps, you are fresh-faced and ready to take on your passion. Greenlight Web is here to break down what it takes to make it in getting work experience in Web Design. Greenlight Web are in the heart of Manchester, so it's only right that we discuss the best opportunities for someone to catch our [...]

How to Get Work Experience in Web Design Manchester2022-01-13T10:43:16+00:00

Why it is Important to Ensure Your Website Has Valid SSL Certification!

2022-01-13T10:41:28+00:00

Why it is Important to Ensure Your Website Has Valid SSL Certification! What is SSL Certification? An SSL Certificate is a digital certificate that authenticates a website's identity and enables an encrypted connection. SSL stands for Secure Sockets Layer, a security protocol that creates an encrypted link between a web server and a web browser. SSL Certificates protect your sensitive information such as credit card information, usernames, passwords etc. and keep data secure between servers. Used by Millions of online businesses and individuals, SSL Certification authenticates your site, showing your customers you are who you say you are and [...]

Why it is Important to Ensure Your Website Has Valid SSL Certification!2022-01-13T10:41:28+00:00

The Benefits of Hiring a Professional Web Design Company

2022-01-13T10:40:46+00:00

The benefits of hiring a professional web design company We often find clients who come to us with websites that they have had a friend of the owner develop. There is no denying that some of these websites can be great, but for most of the time, better opportunities can be had with a local web design company such as Greenlight Web in Manchester. Professional designers Designers who live and breathe web design know what is on-trend, and what will work long term for your website. They can ask the right questions to best determine how to [...]

The Benefits of Hiring a Professional Web Design Company2022-01-13T10:40:46+00:00

5 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Responsive Website

2022-01-13T10:40:11+00:00

5 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Responsive Website A responsive website is a great way to reach customers on all devices. It doesn't matter what industry you're in - having your website accessible on any device will give your company the competitive edge it needs in this digital age. The idea now is to create a website that will be able to adapt quickly and responsively according to the device size that is being used. A responsive website can work beautifully on any device, no matter if it’s a desktop or laptop computer, tablet, or smartphone. [...]

5 Reasons Why Your Business Needs a Responsive Website2022-01-13T10:40:11+00:00

Greenlight’s Tips To Make 2021 A Great Year!

2022-01-12T10:53:59+00:00

Greenlight’s Tips To Make 2021 A Great Year! At the moment, with so many new businesses being created through the pandemic but also plenty of existing companies struggling, it is crucial that companies fully utilise their IT, Telecoms, and Digital Marketing. Below, Greenlight have highlighted how our group can help your company start 2021 right! Greenlight Computers Now is the perfect time to move your business’ IT to the Cloud. Once this has been accomplished, it will increase your flexibility, enable effective Working From Home and support any and all mobile operations. Successfully and efficiently [...]

Greenlight’s Tips To Make 2021 A Great Year!2022-01-12T10:53:59+00:00

WordPress Release 5.4 RC3

2022-01-13T09:58:55+00:00

WordPress Release 5.4 RC3 The next WordPress release is due on 31st March 2020. This is for version 5.4 RC3. As with all major releases, this will have a positive impact on the performance of many websites BUT importantly a negative impact on those websites that are Plugin heavy. Plugin and Theme developers should have reviewed their products against the new release in the Beta testing phase. We recommend you ask your Digital Marketing partners to check functionality in early April and deal with any faulty Plugins with the developers. For more info visit: https://wordpress.org/news/ [...]

WordPress Release 5.4 RC32022-01-13T09:58:55+00:00

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