Bournemouth & Poole success – Tech Nation 2016

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The Tech Nation 2016 report is out today, and we can guarantee this – agencies across Bournemouth and Poole will be ecstatic to see that once again, the south coast has climbed to fame in the digital world. Competing against cities including London and Manchester may be daunting to some, but for Bournemouth and Poole, it’s a walk in the park. Or on the pier. With such creative talent embedded in these coastal areas, it comes as no surprise they’ve made a mark on the UK digital economy.

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Safer Internet Day 2016

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Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Instagram; many of us will have at least one of these on our phone – and why not? These apps provide a quick way of communicating and sharing moments with our friends and family. However, it could be argued that our need to be up to date with absolutely everything has led to us neglecting the most important aspect – safety among young internet users.

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Streamlining front end development with Gulp.js

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Gulp.js is a JavaScript task runner which can carry out various tasks in a web project automatically. For example, it can condense multiple JavaScript files down into one, reduce image sizes, watch files when they change and compile SASS into CSS files for you. It takes a little bit of effort to set up, but once configured, it can save you so much time…

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She Who Dares Wins

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“You have to risk things, to end up with greater things”. This quote, made by tech and marketing expert Tamara Sword, perfectly sums up the vibes of the ‘She Who Dares Wins’ event in Bournemouth on Thursday 15th October. Michelle and I swapped the office for an afternoon full of inspiration (and some sweet treats too).

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Getting Innovative with LV=

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How can larger companies create and foster a truly innovative working environment, and how can you, as an employee within a large company, make an innovative difference to the culture and practices around you? Last week we were invited by LV= to explore these questions at their “Innovate Within” conference in Bournemouth.

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Riding the Digital Wave

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An event for school age students called Digital Wave was held at the Bournemouth International Centre on the 6th October 2015. A few of the Createful crew went on down to be part of the event and talk to the students…

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Createful at #tryitblind

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Out of all the things we take for granted (and there are a LOT), sight has to be one of the biggest. We wake up, open our eyes, and spend the rest of the day relying on our vision to carry us through our life experiences…

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