Category: Web

Magma Announce Speakers at Two Technical Conferences

Magma Digital always encourages its staff to take part in public speaking, as contributing to the transfer of knowledge in our communities is very important to us. This is why we are thrilled to share the news that Steph’s debut as an invited speaker is coming up at WordCamp Conference in Manchester on the 28th

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Magma Sponsors the PHP North East Conference 2014

PHP North East (PHPNE) is a one day event that takes place today in the stylish Tyneside Cinema, a beautiful Grade II listed building. There are 14 enthused speakers talking about the latest libraries, tools and practices instrumental in shaping the future of PHP development. It is the second year that this conference is running

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Why We Love our Communities and PHPNW13

Over the years, we have written blog posts describing our support for the communities with which we are involved. We want to make the web a better place and although we can’t do this by ourselves, we want to play our part by giving a helping hand. Last week was the 6th annual PHP North

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Time Travelling in PHP

For the August PHPNW User Group, I decided to take to the stage to present a lightning talk. The idea behind lightning talks is a simple one; present a talk in less than ten minutes. My talk covered an age-old problem of building web systems, ensuring that the system will work in the future by

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Double Take at International Web Conference

The past few years have proved to be exciting times for the team at Magma Digital and this is something that doesn’t appear to be changing any time soon. Although there are constantly, many things going on it isn’t always appropriate to share them until they transpire. So now that it’s official we wanted to

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We’re Hiring PHP Developers – Again!

It has only been two months since we introduced you to Brian, Simon, Jen and Steph. Even after our recent successful recruitment drive, we are still increasingly busy with new and existing projects in a variety of exciting markets. As we have heard many times over the past 18 months “we’re hiring again!”. If you’re

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Magma Grows Again!

Many of you may remember our blog post from August 2012 introducing you all to our newest recruits. Well, only 6 months later here we are again! Over the past eighteen months our team has seen considerable growth and as we expected this is set to continue. After another gruelling round of interviews we are

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New Adventures in Web Design Conference 2013 – Part Two

My previous blog was the beginning of a two part blog on my recent travels to the New Adventures in Web Design Conference in Nottingham. As expected, the speakers were fantastic and I felt that it was worth sharing their wise words with all those that were not fortunate enough to be there. Jon Tan:

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New Adventures in Web Design Conference 2013 – Part One

I recently had the fantastic opportunity of attending my third New Adventures in Web Design Conference, in Nottingham. This conference holds a special little place in my heart as it was the first design related conference I had attended back in 2011. As always the line up was brilliant and I was excited to hear what

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