I won the 2020 Freelancer Awards!
18 Jan 21
Just before Christmas I was extremely humbled to find out that I was one of the winners of the Freelancer Awards 2020 (Covid Edition)! YunoJuno (who created the Freelancer...
I’m a Freelancers Awards 2020 finalist!
10 Nov 20
I found out this week that I’m a finalist for the Yuno Juno Freelancer Awards 2020! I was lucky enough to be nominated and now I’ve made the finalist...
Gentle observations on a lockdown walk
11 Apr 20
I took it upon myself to document a few things on my government sanctioned walk around Portsmouth today. It’s was mostly for future me, as it’ll be interesting to...
Supportsmouth: allowing Portsmouth businesses to sell gift cards online during COVID-19 lockdown
07 Apr 20
The week before the COVID-19 lockdown that came into effect on the 23rd March, I was seeing more and more social media posts from friends who run local businesses,...
Home working, like a boss
09 Mar 20
Due to the current global situation (let’s not mention the C word), a lot more people are having to work from home. And whilst many have been welcoming the...
Using WordPress multisite with MAMP Pro and subdomains
05 Mar 20
This is just a quick tutorial on how to run WordPress Multisite with local subdomains using MAMP Pro v5.3. Scenario: You have an existing WP Multisite you want to...
5 days in Tromsø, Norway
03 Mar 20
I’m going to get this out of the way first. Norway is EXPENSIVE. We were warned, many times, and I just thought “it can’t be that bad, surely we...
How I made: joannaeyre.co.uk
28 Feb 20
I think it’s safe to say the idea of designing and developing your own website fills most people with both excitement and dread (mostly dread), and it felt that...
A decade of throwing Christmas parties for Freelancers
06 Dec 19
In December 2010 I threw the first Christmas party for Portsmouth Freelancers Meet (an informal networking group I set up the previous August). It’s been an amazing rollercoaster decade...
Soton Women in Web – a new venture
16 Jan 18
I’m someone who loves to meet up for a chat with new people in the tech industry, and recently found myself introduced to UX Designer – Tash. We shared...