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What a bunch of Slackers!

As a thriving web design business, promoting a healthy work-life balance is just as important as embracing the latest technologies. Exciting decisions here at Jigowatt have now enabled the team to tick both boxes. With many of us juggling the needs of young families (and dogs) with work, we have set up systems which allow us […]

Invaluable contacts

Working within a business to business environment, it quickly becomes apparent that the need for regular contact with not only your existing clients, but potential new ones, is vital. So how do you do it, without becoming that ‘bothersome sales person/company’ again? Facebook would now have us believe that paid for advertising is the way […]

Setting up Google ReCaptcha with our Ultimate PHP, HTML5 and AJAX Contact Form

With the release of our Ultimate PHP, HTML5 and AJAX Contact Form we’ve had numerous support comments relating solely to the integration of Google’s “noCAPTCHA reCAPTCHA”. Because of this, we though it was high time to explain how to get it working well with your site. For a working example of the new reCAPTCHA, and […]

My Javascript training diary (#1)

So over the past couple of months I’ve challenged myself with learning Javascript in my spare time. I decided on Javascript to be my next language as I really want to improve my front-end development skills. I know HTML, CSS, SASS and I’ve dabbled in PHP. I can create WordPress themes so Javascript was the […]

Things are hotting up in January!

Here at Jigowatt HQ we’re used to a rather steady start to the new year. Giving us all the chance to recover from Christmas and catch up on any small jobs that you just don’t get around to – then ready for the traditional increase in work come February. No such chance this year. Our […]

Released: Ultimate PHP, HTML5 & AJAX Contact Form

An update to the best contact form on CodeCanyon!” (customer review 13.01.15) Jigowatt achieved ‘Elite’ Author status 4 years ago on the online giant website Envato.com. Based in Australia, and operating as a group of eight marketplaces, Envato easily rates amongst the top 100 trafficked websites in the world and Jigowatt have been members since […]

Fat Club!

I am Jack’s over-inflated seasonal gut Christmas is always a great excuse to cram our pudgy little faces with chocolate, biscuits, sweets, cake and booze. Unfortunately, this leaves a guilty layer of lard on our bodies which can be used to make soap in clever films. So we’ve started the new year with a brand […]

Humbled Jigowatt Quiz Winner gives candid interview

“It was a matter of when, not how!”  These are the words of Leo John Gehlcken (33). Since the Senior Designers momentous win last week at the Jigowatt Christmas Party quiz life has been nothing but a frenzy of press conferences, interviews and celebrity appearances. Fresh from putting his John Hancock on what is penned […]

WebDevConf 2014

As part of our pledge to stay up-to-date with technology, we sent our developers away to Bristol last week to WebDevConf. Jigowatt are dedicated to making sure our employees are always sourced with inspiration and the chance to learn something new and WebDevConf certainly provided that! They’ve come back buzzing with new ideas and enthusiasm […]

Front End Designer/Developer Wanted, Could it be You?

Jigowatt is a vibrant, digital agency based in Peterborough. We’re passionate about creating great experiences online, specialising in making awesome (mobile friendly) WordPress websites. We’re currently looking for a creative, self-motivator who has a keen eye for detail and appreciation of great design, Ideally with front-end development and e-commerce knowledge to work across both Jigowatt […]