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Web development outsourcing - 5 reasons why it is better for your business than keeping an inhouse team

It's understandable that every manager or business owner considers the pros and cons of every employment these days. Some competencies might seem necessarily available between the company’s staff, some we can - or we should - outsource. What are the advantages of B2B contracts, when hiring coding agency? Or, should it be better to have an own web development team?

Chop-Chop as top web developers in Poland, according to Clutch

We have some exciting news so please join us in celebrating! Chop-Chop was recently named one of the top web developers in Poland! This distinction was given to us by Clutch, a B2B ratings and reviews platform that uses data driven research and client interviews to identify outstanding firms. We have a perfect score of 5 stars, and after evaluating some of the top web development teams in Poland, Clutch ranked us 34th overall, beating out hundreds of other developers.

To WordPress or Not to WordPress

People often assume that a WordPress site is a static 'thing', which is not true. WordPress is alive and getting a WordPress site is not like getting a piece of furniture, but more like getting a dog. There is a lot of joy and fun and new possibilities but there are also responsibilities and 'chores' to do. Let's explore what it means to have a WordPress site with its pros and cons.

6 Steps to Better WordPress Site Security

Imagine somebody building their business on a WordPress e-commerce site, finding customers, paying for the SEO, adding a multitude of products to the database and not making sure that their website is secure.

Differences Between 3 Types of Responsive Layouts

Nowadays a significant number of people surf the Web using tablets or smartphones. Responsive websites have become the standard, not only to provide a higher level of user comfort, but also to improve SEO.

Shop Like a Gamer - Gamification and eCommerce UX

Gamification, that is applying game principles and elements in non-game contexts, has been quite a thing for some time in the web design and UX industry, and most probably it's here to stay. Even those of us who are not regular gamers can spot certain patterns and methods and use them successfully in creative projects.

A Project Brief Story

There's more than one way to write a design brief. But if you provide a well-thought out project brief to an award-winning crew, you'll be on track to put your future site on the blockbuster list.

And Stay Here! The Power of AJAX in Dynamic User Interactions

AJAX (Asynchronous JavaScript and XML) has become a standard in modern web development, giving smooth and dynamic feel to user interactions. We have all seen this - most probably the most common and typical example is a “load more” button showing new content without actually reloading the page.

We Love a Well-Briefed Design - And You Should, Too

Imagine the following scene - a sad, hunched figure is leaning by a desk. The face of this individual is dimly lit by the slightly ghastly, bluish light of a laptop's panel. This is not a happy individual...

How to Improve Your WordPress Site Speed

The site speed matters. If your website loads too slowly, people won't wait, they're on your competitor's page already. Is there anything you can do about it? Read the article to find out more.

The Art of WordPress Site Backup

It's not enough to have your WordPress site secure. No matter how safe it is, there's still a high necessity of doing backups.

How to Design Email Templates, So That We Can Slice Them

Coding email templates is not as straightforward as coding a website. However, by keeping in mind these few dos and don'ts, you'll be able to design new exciting email templates.

The Trap of Working Long Hours

Doing anything IT-related seems to be inseparably linked with working long hours. However, staying up late doesn't mean you'll become more productive. Read the article to learn more.