Software Configuration and Development Testing–don’t leave it to the last minute!!

Testing of any ICT solution should be extensive, thorough and iterative. In reality, it’s often last-minute, scant and leaves project managers crossing their fingers in hope.

Testing is imperative to a successful deployment. A great article on testing can be found on wikipedia at:


How to get feedback on your website design mock ups

A great resource for seeking out almost instant feedback and critique on your wireframe designs can be sought at You can upload a screenshot or wireframe mock up and wait for the feedback to roll in. A perfect tool to help improve or streamline the potential usability of your website.

Another note about website accessibility standards

Making your site usable for people who have visual impairments or other disabilities is no longer a nicety of modern web design – it is a legal requirement.

If you’d like to understand more about this subject take a look at the following:

1. AA Compliance from W3C:

2. Checklist of things to consider to make your content more accessible:

3. Advice from the Royal National Institute of Blind People:

Lumzy–a free tool for wireframing

One of the most overlooked stages in website design is the wireframing and mock up planning phase.  If you want to build a wirefram yourself there are some terrific online tools available to you, none more so that the freeware app called

The purpose of a wireframe is to give you something akin to the architectural drawings of your website. The equivalent of drawing up blueprints if you were building a house.