Category: Blog,Resources

Opening the Windows for a Fresh Mac Experience

As much as am a huge fan of Apple products and the operating system, not all software companies are so interested in developing with mac users in mind. For years I remember having to return to a sluggish abandoned Windows Pc to do any accounts work in Sage. Sometimes you can get by with Mac alternatives like pages or numbers for your basic word and excel needs. Bootcamp and Parallels have shown as an alternative to owning … Read More

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Category: Blog,Resources,Web Development

Switching to the silver side, moving to Mac

Taking the decision to jump from PC to Mac for those who use their computers beyond web surfing and simple tasks is not an easy one. Like finding a new lover after previous years of familiarity you have to master new commands and learn which buttons to push and when to push them. Along side this you have to find new tools to carry out the tasks you previously did on your PC for years. To make … Read More

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Category: Blog,Online Marketing

How to get more people to open your newsletter

Email marketing now forms an integral part of one’s marketing strategy. It is used as a cost effective method to reach out to hundreds/thousands of customers easily. Modern contact management software has helped with automating the process and making it more targeted by allowing marketing strategists to create specified lists of recipients. However, email marketing also has high rate of failure in engaging target audience

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Category: Blog

10 sites to find teaching jobs in Thailand

Teaching abroad is a great opportunity for anyone to undertake. The experience you gain and the relationships you form can be extremely rewarding. In some instances, teaching is also the best option for employment when living overseas. At times your resilience will be tested, sometimes more so than the students are tested in the classroom, but for many it’s a life changing decision. Find below our list of websites where you can find jobs teaching in Thailand.

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Category: Blog

Do you Listen to Music while you Work?

They say music spurs creativity. Around the office I would totally agree. It even gives you a great way to escape the noisy office surroundings especially if you have no interest in the latest office gossip round the water cooler. I’ve brought together 7 great options for online listening. I even have slightly odd habit of listening to Mcfly at home if I’m struggling with a article or design project. That’s got to be the WCB shocker … Read More

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Category: Blog

Project Management made easy, well easier.

Here at Web Courses Bangkok we have so many projects going on and this number grows everyday. Ranging from meeting deadlines, organising schedules, to simply tracking how long we spend doing certain tasks. We some how needed to manage all these projects and that’s where Teamwork Project Manager comes to our rescue.

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Category: Blog,Web Design,Web Development

What agencies look for in designers and developers?

The lines between designer and developer are becoming ever more blurred with each be drawn into each others traditional battlegrounds. Knowing the basics about your counterpart skill sector will sit you in a great position for the future but for now I’ll go over the job opportunities and roles separately and what skills agencies are looking for respectively. 

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Category: Blog

Survival skills for the designer/developer jungle

While the knowledge of creating code, making stunning designs remain vital. As the recruitment world becomes more and more competitive a there are some sub skills that will make you a more effective team member in an agency or even as a freelancer. You can be the most talented person in the room but if your not a team player and nobody wants to work with you sooner or later you’ll run out of people willing to … Read More

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Category: Blog,Interviews

Interview Troy Fawkes SEO expert

Troy Fawkes SEO expert and team leader for SEO company Powered by Search based in Canada was kind enough to take time to answer a few questions. We love the answers he gave us. He shares how he got into SEO, even a summer spent following a millionaire affiliate from London to Stockholm and how he would change Google.

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