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Oooh – WordPress 3.4 New Theme Customiser


WordPress 3.4 is due out VERY soon and one its new features is an inbuilt theme previewer and customiser. The video below will give you the idea of how it works. Please note though, that this video was made before the official release and so some changes will be made before the finished product is […]

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Why Should I use WordPress for my Website?


Here at handbuiltweb I  specialise in using WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS) – but why? Is it just a fad? Is it just something web designers like to play about with? If you’re new to the idea of WordPress or if you’re toying with the idea of setting up a website, you can […]

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Firefox 6 Launched


Mozilla have launched Firefox  6. Whatever your preference, it looks as though Mozilla has really got the wind in its sails.  Perhaps the pressure from google’s chrome has given them a nudge.  It doesn’t seem long since I upgraded to FF4 – never mind 6.  If you’re using MS Internet Explorer you can only look […]

WordPress 3.0 Released


WordPress just keeps on getting better.  If you’re looking for a solid content management system (cms) then look no further. I’ve been playing about with wordpress for a few years now and I use the word ‘playing’ advisedly.  WordPress is fun.  It works, it’s elegant, it’s reliable and best of all, the good people responsible […]

Windows 7


Just a brief post today to say, ” I love Windows 7″. I enjoy using my computer again.  It’s fresh, it’s exciting, it makes that awful nightmare memory of vista go away. If you haven’t got it yet, then do your research, check your pc will run it, look for a good deal, and go […]