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Are you organised for Christmas?

I can just see you falling about laughing, unless you're one of those wonderful people who are indeed organised. I try so hard to do this, but have to confess that even though I'm very much a 'list' person these days, I was actually much more organised when the kids...

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Flu bugs, fame and getting stuff done!

WOW ... it's been a challenging and busy few weeks ... nothing out of the ordinary really but the flu bug really bit, and that was the thing that made the difference! I was powering along beautifully, getting a LOT of work done, then the universe decided I needed to...

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Stellas … what do you do if …

Hello Stellas, thanks for coming along tonight (May 2016). Here's notes from my presentation which you are free to share. Since posting, I realise I may have inadvertently mailed this out to my list by accident (posts are set to go automatically), so even there's...

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When I was two I was nearly new…

When I was one I had just begun When I was two I was nearly new From Now we are Six, AA Milne I'm not quite sure where the last 12 months has gone, but all of a sudden Leumesin Design is two! Last Saturday in fact … 25 October. Woo hoo!! It's actually been quite a big...

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10 Favourite WordPress Plugins

There's 27,000+ plugins in the Wordpress directory and a few more that aren't! I spend a lot of time researching the "best" plugins to use for a variety of purposes, and am always adding to the list. I generally only use plugins that are in the Wordpress directory,...

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10 Ways – your website is like a haircut!

You're thinking "what is she talking about" aren't you? Here's 10 ways your website really IS like a haircut! 1. You don’t start with much! Most of us don’t have much, if any, hair when we’re born.  We don’t always know what colour it’s going to be, how long it might...

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Website briefs

No, I'm not talking about underwear! I'm talking about writing a great brief for your website! When I get briefed to create a website or "fix" an existing one, I might get something like this: Client: I really need to do something about my website. Nobody visits it....

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A shiny new website!

Ask any website developer which is the most difficult site to develop, and bet they would (nearly) all say their own. After all, a web designer's website has to sell their  talents and portfolio, and it can be incredibly difficult to do that when you are your own...

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