My First .SITE Domain

On 13 April 2018, I registered my very first .SITE domain: I did not particularly want a .SITE domain, but for 97p at GoDaddy, I couldn’t resist. What did I have to lose? I […]


Salivating over Visualmodo

I think I have become something of a WordPress addict. Over the last few weeks, I have created four websites using WordPress, including this one. I even bought a premium theme for one of them […]


Blogging: 11 Days After

It has been eleven days since I launched this website and I returned to the world of blogging after several years of being away from it. I had always intended to blog again (the writer […]



I’m going to Vienna in June and I found the cheapest flight using Skyscanner, the popular flight comparison website. Like millions of other people I turn to Skyscanner for a convenient way to compare flights […]


First Direct and Voice ID

I switched to First Direct in 1998. They were the first to introduce 24/7 telephone banking and I liked the idea of being able to maintain my account from anywhere and at any time. The […]


My DTP History

I first dabbled in desktop publishing when I bought MicroDesign 2 for my Amstrad PCW. That was in the early 90s, and I was hooked. MicroDesign got my creative juices flowing though it was pretty […]