Monthly Archives: January 2012

Employee of the year 2011: Rachel Armstrong

24 January 2012
Our lovely Office Assistant Rachel won employee of the year for 2011 and got her mitts on a shiny new iPad. We thought we’d conduct an interview, with questions being asked by various members of staff, to find out what she’s been up to in her year at Fluid Creativity. Rachel originally went to college to do a hairdressing apprenticeship but decided it wasn’t for her, and after working in retail for a few months she gained an...
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Study: Revenue from Mobile Commerce Grew Around 230% in 2011

17 January 2012
Mobile commerce (mCommerce) is on the up, there's no question about it. 2011 was even touted as the year of mCommerce...and so it proved to be. We took a sample of our ecommerce clients from a number of industries (food and drink, fashion, wedding accessories and personalised gifts) and looked at their mCommerce performance in 2011 against 2010. The results are incredible. Visits to websites from mobile devices grew by an average of...
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We're recruiting: HTML5 Front-End Developer

13 January 2012
We're on the hunt for a front-end developer with considerable experience in HTML5/Canvas on a freelance or short-term contract basis, based at our studios in Hyde near Manchester. Required Skills • Strong experience creating interactive web applications and interfaces using HTML5 and appropriate technologies including CSS3, Canvas, Offline Storage, SVG, Audio/Video media • Strong experience working with MooTools, jQuery and/or...
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Raven Tools Launches GA Config to aid with Google Analytics Set Up

11 January 2012
My favourite SEO tool suite to date is without question the one provided by Raven. To my mind it's the most accurate, easiest to use, most configurable and it produces high quality reports that are, for the most part, client-ready. That opinion has improved further now that they have launched a Google Analytics Configuration Tool at www.gaconfig.com. Basic set up and installation of a new Google Analytics (GA) account for a website is simple...
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Social media roundup: January '12

9 January 2012
We missed last month’s social media roundup due to a busy December but worry not, our monthly roundup is back for the new year, and we’ve found some clever campaigns to kick off January... KLM Meet & Seat Dutch airline KLM will soon be introducing its Meet & Seat app on Facebook - it will allow passengers who have opted in to choose who they sit next to based on their social media profiles. I’m guessing the majority of us have...
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