Webforward

29th October 2017
Free website and email for Tamworth business start-ups

Free website and email for Tamworth business start-ups

Inspired by a local business event that celebrated the achievements of Tamworth business and community projects, we want to give back to the community by creating a package that contains everything a new business start-up will need to get their business up and running online completely free of charge for the first year.... read the rest »
14th July 2017
Proud sponsors of the Tamworth Business and Community Awards

Proud sponsors of the Tamworth Business and Community Awards

We are proud to be sponsoring the Tamworth Business and Community Awards held at Drayton Manor’s Tower Suite on Friday 6th October! The Tamworth Business and Community Awards celebrate all that is great about Tamworth, from its small and larger businesses to its residents. By recognising people and businesses helps Tamworth to thank its Businesses […]... read the rest »
10th July 2017
Job opportunity for PHP Developer

Job opportunity for PHP Developer

Webforward are a team of passionate website designers and developers. Due to recent growth, we are seeking a like-minded PHP Web Developer to join our team full-time based in our Tamworth town centre office... read the rest »
13th April 2017
How to update rsync to the latest version 3.1.1-1

How to update rsync to the latest version 3.1.1-1

I had the task of migrating 63TB of data from an old backup server to a new array. The standard versions of Rsync that comes with Centos 6 and 7 do not support “Total Progress” Feature: rsync -a --info=progress2 SOURCE DESTINATION Here is how I updated rsync... read the rest »
7th November 2016
Webforward ‘Highly Commended’ Technology Business Of The Year

Webforward ‘Highly Commended’ Technology Business Of The Year

Last Friday our lovely development team left the comfort of their computers to attend the Tamworth Business and Community Awards ceremony at Drayton Manor Theme Park. We were shortlisted for ‘Technology Business of The Year’ against other small businesses in the Tamworth Borough, and we received the “Highly Commended” Award! The awards evening was beautiful; […]... read the rest »
30th June 2016
Sweet Pea Fashion website goes live!

Sweet Pea Fashion website goes live!

We’re very excited to announce the launch of our latest project: a new website and POS system for Bristol based Sweet Pea Fashion. Sweet Pea Fashion is a lovely boutique store based in Westbury-On-Trym, ran by best friends Gemma and Emma... read the rest »
19th April 2016
Your definitive guide to: Magento

Your definitive guide to: Magento

Magento is one of a number of open-source application to help build your website. They specialise in providing the tools to create a fully integrated online store, so keep reading on if your business needs or has an eCommerce requirement... read the rest »
15th March 2016
Why should I choose an agency to develop my WordPress website?

Why should I choose an agency to develop my WordPress website?

This is a question we hear quite often, why should I pay a team of developers to build a WordPress website for me when I can do it myself? When getting your business online, you're probably looking to save as much money as possible, so opting for a free version of WordPress can seem tempting. In this guide we'll explain why choosing to get your WordPress solution developed by an agency (us, of course!) will get you much better results than going it alone... read the rest »
17th November 2015
Facebook Psychology

Facebook Psychology

Yes, that’s genuinely a thing, and you need to know about it to use it to your advantage. To be honest, anything that involves human interaction will have a psychology to the way it works... read the rest »
1st September 2015
The power of landing pages

The power of landing pages

A landing page is exactly that, the page that a person first lands on when they visit your website. So technically, every page on your website can be seen as a landing page particularly your home page... read the rest »
2nd June 2015
Do you get confused over bootstrap sizes?

Do you get confused over bootstrap sizes?

After many hours of developing within bootstrap it is very easy to forget what media size you are using especially when working with many different sizes and columns, we have developed a simple bit of code to help with this.... read the rest »
14th April 2015
Domain name dilemma: find the right name for your business

Domain name dilemma: find the right name for your business

Choosing a business name can be a really difficult decision, it could be with you for years, and it could impact the way that people perceive your business. With an almost certain need for an online presence in todays internet driven world, you will need to factor in how your business name translates into your domain name as well... read the rest »
13th April 2015
Boost your websites success with our easy steps

Boost your websites success with our easy steps

Keeping your website fresh is a key factor in attracting new customers and encouraging your existing ones to keep returning. We’ve turned some of our most frequently asked questions into a handy guide to help you boost your websites success... read the rest »
7th April 2015
New high-spec IBM servers for testing

New high-spec IBM servers for testing

For a while now we have been running the majority of our data center on enterprise HP hardware which mainly consists of DL360 and DL380 G7's. Today we have received 3x brand new IBM servers for further development of our high availability cloud and we can't wait to put them to the test... read the rest »
26th March 2015
Webforward renew Google Partner Status

Webforward renew Google Partner Status

Webforward has become a Google Partners certified agency for the third year running, meaning we are recognised as a trusted business partner by Google and, we hope, even more so by our clients. Google Partner accreditation means Google trusts and recommends Webforward to manage Adwords campaigns for search advertising... read the rest »
24th March 2015
Will your website be mobile friendly before 21st April?

Will your website be mobile friendly before 21st April?

Every year Google makes hundreds of changes to it’s search algorithm. While most of these changes are minor things that don’t really trouble most websites, Google have rolled out a big update that’s scheduled for 21st April and it will affect search results in a very significant way... read the rest »