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Custom web development projects during lock-down

June 11 2020

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Web Development Projects DuringLock-Down While our office doors remain closed, our developers have remained busy providing our custom web development services.  Tucked away in their home offices, our teams have still been supporting businesses that have had to make huge changes to how they operate.  Some of the requests we have received have been pretty […]

How to target the mature market and increase leads

December 4 2019

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How to target the mature market and increase leads Over half of the adults in the UK are aged over 45, but there can be a perception that advertising doesn’t work for the older generation but why would you ignore half of the population?  With the right research and understanding of this market, their interests […]

Black Friday Offers

November 29 2019

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Black Friday Offers We are pleased to offer two brilliant Black Friday offers starting from Friday 29th November up to and including Monday 2nd December. Need to improve your website but not sure where to start? How about a completely free website audit including: Speed test Checking seo optimisation  Analysing user experience We would then […]

The value of wireframes when planning a project

October 14 2019

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The value of wireframes when planning a project So you have chosen the expert developers at Wirebox to build your new website or database – good choice!  What happens next? Well, for a website, we start by planning out the layout and content of the website in order to bring the concept to life.  If […]

Why migrate from MS Access to MySQL?

September 24 2019

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Why migrate from MS Access to MySQL? If you have reached the decision that MS Access is no longer working for your business, then Wirebox can work with you to create a custom MySQL database and successfully migrate your important data from MS Access to MySQL.  This would allow a higher number of users to […]

Custom database development, Data mining and using data as factual evidence

September 28 2018

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In November 2015 Wirebox were contacted by an international legal firm, a firm with over 1200 lawyers specialising in multiple specific practice areas including Intellectual Property, Banking & Finance and sectors such as Technology and Communications and Retail. The legal firm had been instructed by one of their international clients in the Communications sector in […]

The Importance of Coding

February 23 2018

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Barclay’s Code Playground is a fun way to get young people interested in coding. You can click on animated graphics and input different variables into their software programme, in effect changing the way they behave and move. Wirebox supports young people learning to code and the skill becoming more widely achievable. But why is learning […]

How AI is Changing Web Development

October 9 2017

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What is AI? Artificial Intelligence used to be a theme for science fiction. However AI is real and has become a major part of society. From automated checkouts and call centers to self-driving cars and robot doctors. Machines have come a long way from doing the rote industrial labour of factory workers and horse-drawn carriages. […]

Troubleshooting: Common Mistakes When Upgrading Your IT System

July 17 2017

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Changing or upgrading your IT system can be tricky and fraught with dangers. If done incorrectly, the change could have affect the departments of your company and your clients’ personal information could be at risk from hackers. But correctly updating your system will improve your quality of customer support and service provision, gaining you loyal […]

WordPress 4.8

July 10 2017

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What to Expect from WordPress 4.8 Expectations are everything, and with the new WordPress 4.8 “Evans” coming out in a week’s time, the new properties and features need to be explained in detail to give developers an informed preview of what to expect. Named after the jazz pianist Bill Evans, the latest version of WordPress […]