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5 Great Free Tools For Photographers

Posted by Anne Witton on Tuesday, May 27, 2014, In : Photography resources 

There are plenty of powerful pieces of software for doing highly impressive things with your images, but sometimes you just need a specific tool to perform a job as quickly as possible. Here are my favourite 5 websites for those last-minute photo tasks:

Aspect Ratio Calculator
Great if you need to resize an image whilst keeping it in the correct proportions. Simply enter the width and height and then choose your desired new width or height to find out what the other measurement should be.

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SEO Briefing

Posted by Anne Witton on Tuesday, July 3, 2012, In : Web development 

In my work with Voluntary Arts England I have written a number of Briefings designed to help people who run amateur groups get to grips with various topics. I have just co-written a Briefing on Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) which I hope lots of people will find helpful. It covers:
  • How search engines work
  • Optimising your website (Title | Description and keywords | Writing good copy | Images)
  • Making connections (Link building | Directories | Forums and blogs | Offline marketing)
  • Social networks ...

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Dave Deeks: Christian singer / songwriter

Posted by Anne Witton on Friday, May 11, 2012, In : Web development 
I've just built a website for Christian singer / songwriter David Deeks. I worked with David's wife Lynda at Traidcraft and when Dave decided that his website needed refreshing, they came to me. It's been a great project to work on, partly because Dave and Lynda are good friends and it's always fun spending time with them, but also because Dave's faith and amazing recovery from a debilitating illness are an inspiration.

In 1989 Dave was struck down by a rare, debilitating and extremely frighte...
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P2PU - free learning for all!

Posted by Anne Witton on Tuesday, April 17, 2012, In : Ramblings 

I decided that it was about time that I honed my HTML and CSS skills and I came across the excellent Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU) to help me do just that. P2PU is a grassroots open education project that organises learning outside of institutional walls and gives learners recognition for their achievements. Using the internet and educational materials openly available online, P2PU enables high-quality free education.

I signed up for the Webmaking 101 challenge to learn basic HTML. My fir...
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