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Junior/graduate back-end developer

Junior/graduate back-end developer

7 October 2016

This is a new role at Mud supporting the technical director with back-end and CMS development. We are a small, successful agency based in the centre of Bath working with a fantastic range of clients from local businesses to global brands.

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Better CSS with Sass

Better CSS with Sass

24 June 2015

Today sees the publication of Better CSS with Sass, a Pocket Guide written by our technical director Cole introducing the popular CSS pre-processor. This book is the latest in a series of guides published by Five Simple Steps designed to provide a concise but informative introduction to a range of web design topics.

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2014 Freelance Rates results: how our work affects us

2014 Freelance Rates results: how our work affects us

18 May 2015

Apologies for the delay but in our final instalment looking at the responses from our freelance rates survey I wanted to look at the stuff around what we do: how does our working practices affect us and what is the demographic makeup of people working freelance in the UK?

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2014 Freelance Rates results: how people work

2014 Freelance Rates results: how people work

20 April 2015

Following up from last week’s post covering what Freelancers charge, this week we want to look at what the Freelance Rates survey responses tell us about how freelancers work in the UK. I wanted to get a clearer picture of working practices and particularly whether working freelance gave people the freedom and work/life balance that many freelancers aspire to.

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2014 Freelance Rates results: what people charge

2014 Freelance Rates results: what people charge

13 April 2015

It’s been a few months since we opened up last year’s survey to look at Freelance rates working in the web industry. This is the fourth year running the survey and each year the survey has expanded to find out more about what freelancers in the UK charge, how they work and ultimately how their work affects them. Many people work freelance as a lifestyle choice so am particularly interested in if this leads to a healthy work/life balance.

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Busy start to 2015 for Mud

Busy start to 2015 for Mud

4 March 2015

2015 has been a busy year for Mud so far. As well as launching a number of client sites we’ve also taken on some new staff and been heads down on some exciting new projects!

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Ho ho hometer

Ho ho hometer

18 December 2014

December is always a busy month for us. You know what it is like. The rush to get client work out the door, Christmas parties, the usual distractions. With this in mind we decided what better time to set aside a day to work on a side project together?

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