Why we dedicate 10% to R&D

written by Momena Ibrahim | August 17, 2017

The cure for Apple is not cost-cutting; the cure for Apple is to innovate its way out of its current predicament”. Steve Jobs When Steve Jobs returned to Apple after over a decade away from the company, he prioritised innovation as the driving force with the potential to transform the brand. He was right. From being […]

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You have under 60 seconds to impress potential customers online

written by Momena Ibrahim | May 17, 2017

Ever wondered how long on average a viewer will spend on a webpage? According to research, it is less than a minute – 59 seconds to be exact. This may sound like an alarmingly short amount of time, but it could explain high bounce rates and low conversion for your website. Though the internet is […]

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Launch of the brand new CDI World website

written by Faustine Ladeiro-Levent | March 9, 2017

We’re thrilled to announce the launch of the new CDI World website, after they came to us with the idea of building a new website. They needed a safe and secure site, one which would protect their data – and that of their clients. While stickee already hosted CDI World’s old site, this new project enabled […]

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BrumHack Hackathon

The BrumHack Hackathon

written by Momena Ibrahim | February 24, 2017

stickee are proud to be sponsoring the renowned student Hackathon hosted by the University of Birmingham. At stickee, we love all things tech. With creativity at the core of everything we do, the opportunity to help students nurture their creative minds was a chance we couldn’t miss. In supporting the event, Development Director at stickee, […]

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Let’s talk about UX and UI

written by Faustine Ladeiro-Levent | February 15, 2017

Interface design matters. A lot. A user-friendly, visually pleasing and responsive website will generate more traffic, and retain interest and customers, than a badly designed one. That’s just common sense! User experience (UX) and user interface (UI) are often used interchangeably, however they represent different aspects of website design. UX describes ‘the process of development […]

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Carphone Warehouse Business rebranded website

written by Momena Ibrahim | February 2, 2017

We are delighted to announce the release of the rebranded Carphone Warehouse Business website. The newly released website showcases a fresh and modernised site to support the growth of the thriving business. After working with the leading mobile retailers since 2007, the team at stickee were excited to assist the company’s desire to refresh their […]

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Countdown to Reliable Witness

written by melissa | September 6, 2012

This weekend sees Artsfest and a unique event take place as the start of the 2012 ‘Reliable Witness’ interactive story telling project from Birmingham Book Festival that we have been working on for the past few months. The promotional flyer, designed at Adhere, can be seen below:

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Challenges for user interface design

written by Karl Binder | April 9, 2012

As a designer of user interfaces for web and mobile software I relish the challenge of a genuinely new design problem. A couple of years ago a spoke at the Birmingham Book Festival about a collaborative book writing project I was working on. It’s been on the back burner a bit since then but I’ve […]

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Xcode – inserting CSS and Javascript into a UIWebView

written by Karl Binder | January 26, 2012

Whilst creating an iPhone application recently we had a need to be able to insert out own custom stylesheet and javascript, or jquery into certain web pages loaded within a UIWebView within the application. We did it in the webViewDidFinishLoad section of the ViewController.m file: [CSSWebView stringByEvaluatingJavaScriptFromString:@”var script = document.createElement(‘script’);” “script.type = ‘text/javascript’;” “script.src = […]

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Using an image as the first frame of the video with Flowplayer

written by Karl Binder | January 13, 2012

Flowplayer is a great out of the box video player you can embed on your web pages to play video files, such as FLV or avi. The website to download the various files is here: We’ve been using this with Drupal and Drupal’s file upload CCK field (on occassions where the Embedded Media Field […]

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iPhone 4s Countdown Timer

written by Karl Binder | September 28, 2011

With the announcement of the iPhone 4S this month we’ve created this countdown time to it’s availability. Designed by Adhere If you’d like to embed this countdown on your website we’ve provided a snippet of code below that you are welcome to copy and paste onto your website: Designed by Adhere

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Whilton Mill Go Karting

written by Karl Binder | July 13, 2011

We’re very happy to see the new Whilton Mill website go live this month. We’ve been working with Whilton Mill on their new site since the spring and have designed and built a new online booking/enquiry system for them that includes a new searchable database of all their activities.

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Tech Showcase at Fazeley Studios

written by Karl Binder | June 8, 2011

For the start of the 2011 Media Circus we ran a 2 day event at Fazeley Studios to showcase the latest digital screen and project technology. Here’s a few pictures from the event. For the event we themed the Ikon conference space at Fazeley Studios with blue directional lighting, an audio soundscape, smoke/atmosphere machine and […]

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New web features and design for Itsourmovie ‘Talent’

written by Karl Binder | May 18, 2011 is about to branch out and offer it’s online audition platform to directors and casting agents to place their castings directly on the site. This means a rework of the backend of the system to allow multiple jobs and roles to be created by approved members. It also means a rework of the interface […]

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PICNIC software website

written by Karl Binder | April 27, 2011

The site design for PICNIC – our SEO duplicate content software – is a simple information site built in Drupal that describes how the software works and why it’s of benefit. The design is based around something being lost in a large virtual city.

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Media Circus 2 Pack

written by Karl Binder | April 21, 2011

Media Circus Media Pack Download

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Fazeley Events Website

written by Karl Binder | April 9, 2011

Fazeley Events in Birmingham is a new venture for Fazeley Studios. The new Fazeley Events website has been created in WordPress and has been optimised to clearly show the different offerings the venue has to it’s different target markets, such as weddings, corporate events, meetings, parties and conferences. The new site, in conjunction with our […]

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Oakrange Engineering Website and Store

written by Karl Binder | March 28, 2011

Oakrange Engineering specialise in on site calibration and other services to the automotive industry. The website design and development for Oakrange combines a Drupal based company information site and a Magento ecommerce store for their trade customers. Work included a complete rebrand of their website, a Drupal CMS setup and configuration for the company site […]

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MobileCashMate Mobile Phone Recycling

written by Karl Binder | March 26, 2011

Interface design and bespoke content management software development for Mobile phone recycling company Mobile Cash Mate. We also provide SEO services and have gained them, at the time of writing, 48 of their chosen key phrases on page ONE of Google search results. The UI design was based on our extensive multivariate testing on their […]

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Birmingham Civic Society Postcard

written by Karl Binder | March 14, 2011

Design for a postcard for the Birmingham Civic Society

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