Edward Robertson is born, in a small office in Darlington.
Greg joined us, making him employee number 1.
Our first year turnover is £14k. Turns out nobody actually wanted a website in 1996, but that didn't put us off...
We launched the first website for local hotel Headlam Hall
. We've been working with them ever since and have updated their website four times at the last count.
We start to expand, both in what we do and who we do it for, with the launch our first e-commerce website for Edinburgh based Clare Florist
We moved to a bigger office on Tubwell Row in Darlington.
We celebrated our fifth birthday, Sarah had joined the team by now.
The Adventure Toys
website won the Internet Award, at the North East Business Awards. (We had gone to the awards ceremony with confidence - all three of the shortlisted websites were our clients!)
Mike joined the team, as our first PHP programmer.
Moving with the times we launched our first XHTML website for a North East crafting company.
We expanded again, and moved to 1 Bondgate in Darlington.
We celebrated our tenth birthday, there were nine of us working here at that point, including Dave and Katy.
We launched a new website for Durham School
, making the most of the latest, massive, 800 pixel wide monitors...
We created the Seymours Home
website. This would be the first of four redesigns for them with a single CMS powering two other websites.
Hello Newcastle! We opened our Newcastle office.
Our first HTML5 website went live.
We ditched table based layouts and started to use CSS3 to round every corner that we could find...
You can now carry websites around in your pocket! We built our first mobile friendly, responsive website, for JPLC
We're leading the way - this month's .net magazine featured our guide on how to create responsive websites.
As well as larger clients we still work with local businesses - we set up the website for Chilli Pepper
- the sandwich shop on our street in Newcastle.
The Workwear Express
website went live, building on our experience of integrating complex e-commerce websites with third party back office systems.
We launched our first Laravel framework based website for Burts
We turn twenty! There are sixteen of us now, Allen, Paul, David, Kevan, James, Allie and Aaron have joined the original bunch. The future is looking as exciting as ever.
New offices! The Newcastle team move to new offices in Generator Studios, down by the Newcastle Quayside.
New offices again! The Darlington team move to into a new office at Business Central.
We launch our redesigned portfolio website, 6 years after the latest version.
The team are joined by developers Will, Steven and Luke bringing the total to 18 staff.
Covid restrictions meant we had to work remotely