21 November 2013

Which unions are the most influential in social media in 2013?


In 2012 I carried out some research to see which TUC affiliated unions are the most influential in social media. I published the results on my…

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15 October 2013

Which union websites work well on smartphones, tablets and widescreens?


I recently developed a new website for UCATT, the union for construction workers. Most of their members do not work at a desktop PC - so it was vital…

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28 August 2013

The Climbing Frame App


A new addition to the world of trade union Apps has just been released. TUC unionlearn’s popular Climbing Frame website, an online service primarily…

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23 July 2013

Which tools are the best for unions to organise with online?


I ran a workshop on digital organising at the recent Prospect Connect Sector Conference and I asked the delegates - union reps in the technology…

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2 July 2013

Trade Union Website League Table 2013


It's been a year since I created the first trade union website league table, and so I've updated it below for 2013.

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31 May 2013

Is Facebook censoring blog posts?


Facebook has recently been accused of censoring a political blog covering protests about the outsourcing of NHS contracts. Online censorship always…

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16 May 2013

Verbs and tenses


I've been blogging recently on grammar to help those who are writing for the web, and my latest installment is a quick guide to verbs and associated…

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2 May 2013

The Question Mark – How to use it?


The next in my recent punctuation and grammar theme comes this short guide to the question mark. A question mark is a commonly used punctuation mark…

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30 April 2013

Got your web in the Cloud?


Cloud computing is a bit of a buzzword at the moment. Simply put, the ‘cloud’ refers to a service delivered across multiple machines on the internet…

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22 April 2013

Comma Rules


Continuing on my recent grammar and punctuation theme, I thought I'd create a short guide to comma rules.

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