Oikos – web development and technology consultancy for charities, communities and small businesses
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I work by myself and with agencies for organisations of all sizes.
Interesting and useful stuff that I make and do: Web apps, WordPress Training, and more!
News, Thoughts and Tech Notes
Code snippet for and explanation of how to send HTML activation emails from the Gravity Forms User Registration add-onread more
I’m wanting to do this quite a lot at the moment: a row of logos all of equal maximum width and height centered both vertically and horizontally stretched to fit by the biggest dimension Like this: Or this: A couple of times I’ve done this in conjunction...read more
The story of finding out how to add Google Analytics event tracking to a simple Laravel app, taking in Service Providers, View Composers, cookie/session data, and accessing the request object.read more
Welcome to Oikos’s new home! A few things have changed – some highly technical, some less so. TL;DR: Faster, simpler, more secure [TL;DR, for those that don’t know, means “Too Long; Didn’t Read” and it’s sometimes used as...read more
Things I Do
I build websites for charities, community groups and businesses, using open source tools to bring you great value.
I can help you use new tools and technologies to help meet the aims of your organisation.
Tools and training
Why doesn't this website have any images?
I’m a website developer, not a website designer. That means I don’t do the visual work on the projects that I work on. I felt it was unfair to present images of the websites I make, as that’s showing other peoples’ work. I could have used stock imagery instead, but I decided that a website without images is simpler and quicker.