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KD Web – Specialist web designers to the NHS and to London's private hospitals

2012

Over the past 15 years the name KD Web has become synonymous with integrity and top quality web design. Let us tell you why, and more importantly let us explain why this is particularly true in the healthcare sector. A little over 15 years ago, KD Web opened its doors on Harley Street and began its journey to understanding what was vital to the healthcare industry’s growth.

KD Web – Specialist web designers to the NHS and to London's private hospitals

Public sector web design tendering methods - the web designers view

2012

If you, like us are frustrated with the current public sector tendering method, then you make take solace in the fact that you're certainly not the only web design agency with these views. Over the years our new business development team have spent invaluable hours putting together tenders and pre-qualification questionnaires for pre-pitches for web design jobs for the public sector. Some have been successful but there has been much wasted time, so we sometimes ask ourselves, is worth tendering for web design anymore?

Public sector web design tendering methods - the web designers view

Have you received an SEO warning from Google advising of notice of detected unnatural links?

2012

Google has finally rolled out the new Google Panda Update and while many amateur SEO companies are quaking in their boots wondering when and if their client’s sites will drop off the end of the cliff, at KD Web we are actually ecstatic! The industry which is still rife with SEO cowboys has just had its rude awakening.

Have you received an SEO warning from Google advising of notice of detected unnatural links?

Installing Apache, MySQL, PHP, PHPMyAdmin on CentOS 6 with PHP Memcache for Drupal 6 Memcache API

2012

Using command prompt check whether you are logged in as root user or not...

Installing Apache, MySQL, PHP, PHPMyAdmin on CentOS 6 with PHP Memcache for Drupal 6 Memcache API

Nyromodal problem embeding video in IE8

2012

When using nyromodal and embedding a video, here is the problem I encountered when viewing in IE8. When closing the video that was open in nyromodal, sometimes it makes the whole screen black. If you right click on the black area, it indicates that this black area is from flash.

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jQuery ambiguous of val() or attr('value') in IE 7

2012

IE7 thinks the tag's text is the value and stops jQuery getting the attribute value. IE7 treats val() the same as attr('value').

Internet Marketing and why it's important for your business

2011

Internet marketing not only saves you money, but more importantly it attracts more customers, which in turn will result in more profit. Remember, the Internet is global, and when you chose to advertise your business online, you can target directly the audience and demographics that best suit your business.

Internet Marketing and why it's important for your business

How Web Design has Changed over the Past 15 Years

2011

The web designers at KD Web are always striving to up their skills and to keep ahead of new and emerging web trends and technologies. This is no mean feat, as web design trends change on a daily basis. Some of us have been in the business for less than a decade, some of us have been here since the year dot, but one thing we all have in common is our love of learning more about our craft. On the right is our website from 1998. Not bad for back then dont you think? Always at the cutting edge of web design for the time...

How Web Design has Changed over the Past 15 Years

The end of Flash for web designers?

2011

On the 8th of November 2011, an email containing information on Adobe’s decision was leaked to the world, vindicating everything Steve Jobs knew about Flash. The Flash player is to be substituted by HTML 5, a change that has been slowly gathering momentum over the past number of years. We believe that the Flash Player has reached its end.

The end of Flash for web designers?

Google + Real Time Search

2011

Since the launch of Google+ in June 2011, the social networking site has become modestly popular amongst internet, IOS, and Android users the world over. To date, there are over fifty thousand active users and the site that started out as just another social networking site is fast becoming more popular and more advanced than some of the other big players.

Google - Real Time Search

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