12 July 2023
"It feels like we only built our website yesterday but now we need a new one - how long should a good website last?
26 October 2023
The three C’s of Delivery in a Emergency
8 June 2023
In the ever-changing landscape of digital analytics, staying up to date is crucial. Let's rewind back to 2005, the birth year of Google Analytics and just look at how much progress we've made in tracking and analysing website data. However, progress always demands updates. To keep pace with the evolving digital realm, software updates are essential.
9 May 2022
When we founded Effect we were looking for an open source CMS, based on Microsoft technology that worked - 13 years and nearly 100 websites later its a corner stone of our business?
4 February 2022
Expanding on the previous article "How to stop the slow painful death of a beautiful website". Why is your old content management system and the underlying technology impacting the users experience?
17 March 2022
To ensure the Umbraco CMS is safe and easy to use Umbraco has moved from releasing new major versions of the software somewhat sporadically (3-6 years) to twice a year. Why is this and how will it impact the community?
16 August 2023
When initiating a project, it is good to keep design intent. Setting goals and holding decisions against them can help guide the process in a clear and consistent way and stop delineation from what has been set out to do.
19 December 2023
Being Water Safe in Summer
19 January 2024
Unveiling the Heartbeat of Our Team
2 December 2022
Everyone loves new things - we especially love the feeling after a new website is launched. Fast forward 8 years and how will we feel about it then? At last months ALGIM conference we presented "How to stop the slow painful death of a beautiful website".
1 July 2021
Your website was built to help you connect with your community of interest and your content is key in helping you engage your audience. Having content that engages your audience and gives them what they are looking for should be at the heart of your digital strategy.
22 July 2022
June saw Umbraco HQ release Umbraco 10, a brand new version of Umbraco with cross platform development and scheduled major releases every 6 months and minor updates every 6 weeks.
22 November 2021
Okta is one of the leaders in identity protection and access management solutions and can be easily integrated with Umbraco CMS to allow organisations authenticate back-office users simply and effectively.
24 August 2021
The Umbraco community are an active bunch, continually looking for ways to improve and expand the CMS we know and love. With this comes updates to the CMS, some small, others more substantial. To get the most out of your site, we recommend making regular updates to your CMS as part of your website maintenance. An outdated CMS system not only limits your content editors, it is also the number one cause of cyberattacks.
30 September 2021
Having a secure website is critical for both your customers and your organisation.
5 July 2021
While we like to think our clients have moved past ‘one password to rule them all’ and are a little more savvy with their online security, sometimes a system calls for a higher level of security. Adding two-factor authentication (2FA) to your login process is a simple way of adding an extra layer of security to your Umbraco Content Management System (CMS).