Another reason to ditch pdfs

So, we may be a little obsessed about reducing the number of pdfs on our website.  Lizzi has already explained the main reasons why pdfs are not the best way to present content. I found another! In the process of converting policy pdfs into webpages, I actually treated the content with the proper respect.  I … Continue reading Another reason to ditch pdfs


PDF accessibility

With over 1,200 PDFs on our site, we have a lot of work to do to make sure they are all accessible. Over the last few months, we’ve been working hard to reduce the number of documents on our site with accessibility issues. We’ve been doing this in several ways. Stopping PDFs being added in … Continue reading PDF accessibility

Reflections on the Firmstep London and South East user group

I attended Firmstep South East and London User Group last week. It was a bit of a trek to get to Gravesham Borough Council from West London but it was a worthwhile and productive day.  David Herrington, Web Manager at Gravesham Borough Council begun the introductory session with slides on their Firmstep journey.  Their digital team … Continue reading Reflections on the Firmstep London and South East user group