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5 things customers hate about your website

written by Momena Ibrahim | June 19, 2017

Low conversion rates and under performing pages should reveal more than just technical glitches on your website. Analysis of the customer journey and user behaviour should tell you what your online users like and dislike about their online experience. Though there is no one size fits all, trends in online behaviour reveal certain web practices […]

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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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5 SEO myths

5 SEO myths that need debunking in 2017

written by Matt Chan | March 7, 2017

SEO is important. I know it, you know it, your pet goldfish knows it. So, there’s no need to lecture you on the crucialness of SEO because you’ve probably heard it a thousand times. However, what you might not be aware of is the deceitful myths bouncing around the technosphere regarding SEO. If you believe […]

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How to select a web development agency

8 tips for choosing a web development agency

written by Damian Carvill | February 24, 2017

Three years ago, I had an extension built on the back of my house. I went through the usual process of getting quotes from a selection of builders and then chose one that was competitive and who I liked. Easy peasy lemonade. But everyone I knew who had gone through the same process told me […]

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Analytics Google Tag Manager

Analytics for multiple store fronts with Google Tag Manager

written by Ben Pusey | February 16, 2017

One of the services we offer here at stickee is a white label mobile phone comparison service. We are in the process of rebuilding and modernising this service so that all the websites can run on one back end and off of a single code base. That means, multiple websites will need to run on […]

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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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How to select a web development agency

The strength of your domain name

written by Faustine Ladeiro-Levent | February 14, 2017

Picking a domain name for your new website is both exciting and terrifying. A bit like picking a name for your first born. What if they get bullied? Is there a potential nickname you haven’t thought of? Do the initials spell out something rude? Children have at least one advantage over website URLs: you don’t […]

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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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wordpress vs drupal 2017

WordPress vs Drupal in 2017

written by Laurie Calcutt |

The battle between the content management systems will hit fever pitch in 2017, or will at least mildly heat up as much as a CMS battle can. The two most popular systems are undoubtedly WordPress and Drupal. But which one will take number one spot this year, and which should you be using for your […]

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cookies online privacy

Crumbs! Are we still talking about cookies?

written by Laurie Calcutt | February 1, 2017

Mmm cookies! When you sweet-toothed people have finished salivating over the thought of what is a rich man’s biscuit, you might want to take some time to learn about the cookies found on the internet’s webpages. What’s a cookie? Cookies are a form of memory storage used by web pages and contain personal information supplied […]

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Like it or not, people are looking at your website on a mobile

written by Faustine Ladeiro-Levent | January 30, 2017

So, you went and made a website. Congratulations! We bet it looks amazing on your office desktop – but really, what matters is that it looks amazing to your customers. And there’s a pretty good chance they’ll be using a smartphone to browse your site, what with the year being 2017 and all. If your […]

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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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Blued Steel Photos

written by Karl Binder | March 12, 2011

Photographs taken for the Blued Steel watch website

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Mirror Mobiles

written by Karl Binder | March 10, 2011

Interface design for mobile comparison on the newspaper site This project was to design a web page search and comparison interface for mobile phone deals on – Website design – Deal finder design

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Working with Toye, Kenning and Spencer in Birmingham

written by Karl Binder | May 1, 2010

Everyone at Adhere is over the moon that we’re about to begin work with Toye, Kenning and Spencer on their new ecommerce website(s). “Toye craftsmen have created exceptional identity products for civil and military markets since 1685. The firm has grown and diversified but the original values are unchanged – superb craft skills, quality and […]

Read full details 2 – New Website for online video

written by Karl Binder | February 25, 2010

The first movie has been made now and is currently in the process of distribution. All the actors auditioned online and were voted for by the public. We’re currently cutting together a trailer for the movie which will be on the website shortly. In the meantime we’ve started preparing the site for it’s relaunch […]

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Inter Car Cleaning Software Development

written by Karl Binder | February 23, 2010

We’re currently working on a rebrand, website and software application for ICC, Inter Car Cleaning. This includes a piece of offline/online software that can be used to book and log car wash and valet services across multiple locations. The bookings are entered into a machine on location which then syncs up to a central system […]

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Carphone Warehouse’s Connectmycar on Magento Ecommerce Website

written by Karl Binder | January 9, 2010

Ready to be launched this coming week is our new ecommerce website for Carphone Warehouse’s Car Accessories site ‘Connect My Car’. The old site was built on a now outdated Drupal 5 with OS Commerce. We had the options to upgrade to Drupal 6 with Ubercart or Magento, and between us we opted for using […]

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British Design 2010 – Website and Multimedia

written by Karl Binder |

This year we are pleased to be featured in British Design 2010 in the Design for New Media Category. Here’s some pics of the book: It was hard to know what to put in it really, so much on screen stuff loses it’s impact when limited to the 2 dimensions of static print, unlike designs […]

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Letisha and Charlene Education Awards Web Design

written by Karl Binder | November 28, 2009

We recently created this simple CMS website to be managed by the Letisha and Charlene Education Awards. Built on Drupal CMS with a simple theme enabling the Committee to update all the site content themselves. Support by Birmingham Mail and the Birmingham Community Foundation. “The Awards were set up by the Letisha and Charlene Education […]

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