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Customising the Laravel Paginator

Laravel makes pagination so simple, as you would expect with a great framework. You’ll find it’s even styled if you’re using bootstrap, but for a lot of projects you’ll likely…

Proud to support PHP North East

We are pleased to announce that we are sponsoring the PHP North East Conference 2014. The conference is a one-day event held in the Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle, on March 18th….

Big Bite scoops best new business award!

We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded the Tees Valley Best new Business Award 2013. The Best New Business Awards Tees Valley shines the spotlight on firms…

Copy & pastry: defending your work

Over the last few days we’ve noticed rather a lot of our work popping up in unlikely places all over the web. Many as part of other people’s websites and…

Using a CDN with Laravel 4

Using a CDN for most web application is a good idea as it can seriously improve performance and lower the load on your main server. Laravel doesn’t have a standard…

Big Bite at Refresh Teesside

We were asked by the guys @RefreshTeesside to talk at their December event, so we decided to bear all truths and reflect on some of the mistakes we have made…

Deploying Laravel 4 on Azure

Laravel is brilliant framework that can be deployed with very little effort on most platforms, however Azure causes a few issues. My advice would be to avoid Azure, if possible,…

An introduction to SVG animation

Scalable Vector Graphic, or SVG, is an image format we utilise as much as possible in our projects. An SVG’s small file size, in addition to its ability to scale…