What if there was a digital marketing
and web design agency which...

Is always there to give you exceptional customer service.
Runs its business around your needs.
Commits itself to the long term growth of your brand and online profile.
Guarantees you satisfaction or gives you your money back.

Bright Red can give you all this and more, beautifully, simply.

Kingston Memory Cards

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Hewitt Cycles

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UK Legal Assist

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Manchester Metropolitan University

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Rental Holiday Homes

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Our Thoughts

The Heartbleed Hit List

Posted on: 10-04-2014

You may have seen it in the news over the last few days, Heartbleed is being deemed as one of the biggest security flaws to be uncovered on the internet. If you have a website which uses SSL technology (this is a certificate which protects your personal details from hackers), and you can tell this from the yellow bar and padlock appearing when your logged in, you should get it checked to make sure the software is patched.

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Speeding up Open Cart

Posted on: 19-03-2014

By default Open Cart is a pretty lean piece of software when you compare it to systems such as Oscommerce and Magento. However if you have a lot of categories within your shop, it can pretty soon get quite sluggish to the point that sales suffer and page load time is very poor. We experienced this problem with a client of ours which is Hewitt Cycles, and this is how we took page load time from 7 seconds, to 0.5 seconds.

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Designing Features

Posted on: 08-01-2014

Personas and User Stories made sense when customers and product teams were far from each other. That’s no longer the case. Alan Klement has an interesting article about approach of designing, using job stories. Come up with a Job Story, or Job Stories, that investigate the causality, anxieties, and motivations of what they do now.

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