Steve

Volunteer Digital Champion and part time web designer.I love helping people discover the joys of being online, we live in a more and more connected age and people need to know how to use the internet to access services, as well as communicate with friends and family.

Website Redesign

As I have recently redesigned this website I thought I would share details on how this site was built. Digital Champion is built with WordPress, an open source content management system. This means you install the WordPress software on a web server and then add content, such as images and pages to it through WordPress. …

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Fortis Community Awards

Wednesday night was the 2018 Fortis Community Awards, which recognises ordinary people within their community doing extraordinary things. This year the Digital Champions were well represented, with two nominations. Chantelle was nominated for volunteer of the year for her work running a digital inclusion session at the Octagon in Malvern. I was nominated for the …

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Black Friday

Black Friday & Cyber Monday Black Friday Some say Black Friday dates back to 1869 when two American speculators created a boom and bust in gold prices. The modern usage goes back to 1966 when a stamp collectors’ magazine published a story about the traffic jams and overcrowding in stores that took place when consumers …

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