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Controlling Access in Membership Systems

One of the biggest challenges in building a membership system is in managing user permissions. Depending on the size and scope of your organisation, you may have very different needs in terms of controlling access to content and functionality. With a large membership that is split into 'tiers', for instance junior vs. senior members, then your website might be organised so that your permissions model can be understood intuitively: The public facing website is accessible to...

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LightMedia's Christmas Party

We fancied doing something a little different for this year's Christmas Party, and Coombe Abbey's Medieval Banquet fitted the bill perfectly!  Admittedly we were a little nervous about our fancy dress efforts, but once we arrived at Coombe Abbey we blended right in. Our very own Jon Snow (Jez) was the star of the show until Mr Blobby arrived (who knew he'd been around since the 15th centrury?!).  It was a brilliant night and we really were taken back a few...

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New website for BAOMS

We are delighted to have developed the new website for British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons (BAOMS). Having seen our work with previous clients in the Medical sector, BAOMS approached us with their project as they wanted a new, more modern website which more accurately reflected the professional standing that BAOMS occupy in their field.  We ensured the new site was approachable with increased visitor and member interaction and engagement. It needed...

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Launch of Coventry Collections

We have recently launched the new website for Coventry Collections, an online catalogue used to explore the objects, artworks and archives held by Coventry Archives & Research Centre, Coventry Transport Museum and the Herbert Art Gallery & Museum. The website connects in real time via web services into the live Collections Database.  Have an explore for yourself here - www.coventrycollections.org                ...

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LightMedia are Cyber Essentials Certified

LightMedia have been awarded the Cyber Essentials certification which is a government-endorsed cyber security standard. The certification demonstrates LightMedia meets a government-set level of protection against common cyber threats, takes cyber and information security seriously, and can work directly for Government contract projects[1]. Protecting customer and company information is of key importance to us at LightMedia and certificatations like this help demonstrate that small to medium...

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Redevelopment of VMC Ltd's Website

VMC have been clients of ours for a long time, but even so, we were delighted when they asked us to redevelop their existing website.  Although VMC's website had served them well, there was scope for enhancements and new features to be added to make it more modern, current and engaging. We could, of course, have added these to the existing site but instead VMC chose to upgrade to our latest Content Management System which allows them more control over their site including...

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