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What be’s a happenin’?

As usual, I am extremely busy. I hate starting posts like that, but there ain’t no other way of sayin it. Ach well. For good reasons though. I just moved house last week and they […]

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CSS – vertical-align absolutely anything without table-cell

Sometimes you come across a problem with the limitations of CSS; usually legacy problems caused by the horribly clunky reign of Internet Explorer. Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) are, however, becoming more refined with the introduction […]

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The problem with Facebook’s Organic Reach

About a week ago I started a year long project to upload an image every day, in the hope I would learn a bit more about photography. It’s a great way of making yourself think […]

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Sensationalism will most likely destroy the universe

Sensationalism. By it’s very definition is something that stands out from the rest of the crowd. But how can something stand out when every site you come across tries to “blow your mind” or says […]

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Illustrator – Change a gradient colour

This one I had to share, big thanks to Matt Coopers Weblog for bringing it to my attention. Ever tried to change the colour of a gradient in Illustrator? Tough, isn’t it? Surely a program […]

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Be responsible, make your site responsive with media queries.

I say be responsible. Because nowadays designers have a responsibility to make their clients website as useable as possible. And if 80% of the world are using mobile phones and accessing the internet, then your […]

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Content that is content(ed)

Content that is content(ed)

Content. Why is it so important for you and your website? The internet is just a giant communication tool, it’s a really convenient way of accessing all types of information, like ALL the information there has ever […]

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Fixed Header page with Anchor points

Fixed Header page with Anchor points

Whilst designing the new Techbytes site I came a cross a problem. The fixed header which contains the Nav menu and logo stays in the same place (fixed positioning) whilst the rest of the page scrolls. […]

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Tricks of the light

Tricks of the light

Light, is a funny thing.  There are whole religions devoted to it and scientists aren’t even 100% sure how it works. Is it a wave? Is it a particle? Is it both? Its been studied by […]

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mJackson Photography

That’s right, I’m making a devoted website for my photography. I was looking at how better to integrate my images through the design site and decided to just go the full whack. It’ll be living […]

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Logo Work – Idle Kings Debut Album

I did the Logo for this London band recently, and they’re releasing their debut album in a few days time. They’re made up of some world class musicians and I’ll be posting the link to […]

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Its alive!

Thats right. Its live. or a…live. Here’s why I’m happy about that. – a Very sore back from crooning over the laptop – a hoarse throat from screaming at Internet Explorer – a hoarser throat […]

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Designing a Design site.

How. Just how? Combine the pressures of how nice, unique and promisingly contemporary a design site should be with your own personal wants and desires. All of a sudden, a daunting task lay before you. […]

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Korda String Quartet

The Company Korda String Quartet are a successful Scottish String Quartet. They have a reputation for being one of the best in Scotland so it was an absolute pleasure to work with them. The thing […]

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Emma Bea Boutique

The Company Ms Emma Bragg approached me after hearing of my work and in the hope I could provide her a decent website for her new Bespoke Wedding Jewellery business. Her drive and ambition were […]

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Headline

Welcome to mJackson Design, specialists in web and graphic design offering all types of eCommerce design services for personal and commercial use. Look below to see how we’ll create your site. Easy as 1-2-3.

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Edinburgh Fringe – Stella Polaris

The Company Stella Polaris are a Norwegian Street Theatre Company who were taking their acclaimed show “The Shamen’s Dream” to the Edinburgh Fringe and to work with the National Galleries of Scotland. I was contacted to […]

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OnRed

OnRed

The Company OnRed are a digital agency, working out of Glasgow who take on all types of filming and advert jobs. As well as this they offer website and design services through me and one […]

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Premier Drums – Drum Scotland

The Company Drum Scotland began as an idea for Mr Simon Grant to teach snare drums online to any audience via Skype. He had no company name, logo or website, in fact he had only […]

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Idle Kings

Idle Kings

The Idle Kings are a band from London comprised of some very renowned musicians, one of whom was lead Violist for the European Union Youth Orchestra. The band were embarking on their debut release and […]

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Airport Transfer Solutions

Airport Transfer Solutions

The Company Taxi Drivers Martin Cairns and David Erskine wanted to take control of their trade. Some taxi firms offer their tended jobs on a quote system and the lowest quote wins the work. This […]

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Scottish Pipe Band Drumming

The Company Scottish Pipe Band Drumming was to be the official name for David Henry’s company. He had been teaching under his own name for some time and had planned to sort a website. We […]

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Mickey 9’s

The Band The Mickey 9’s are a funk band from Glasgow, Scotland. They are without a doubt very unconventional. The yellow tracksuit and Venetian mask the singer wears define their image, so this had to […]

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