Category: News

25% exhibitor discount at Tech Show North and eCommerce Show North

Sheffield Digital company members can get 25% off a stand at one of the biggest digital expos in the North of England.

Tech Show North (TSN19) & eCommerce Show North (eCSN) are two of the most significant digital technology expos in the North of England and this year, they run side by side in Manchester on 8–9 May. We’ve worked with the organisers, Prolific North and Don’t Panic Events to offer Sheffield Digital company members a 25%

Sumo Digital pioneers new route into games industry

‘Sumo Academy’ is designed to expand the talent pool needed to meet the demands of the UK’s growing games industry.

Sumo Academy was launched in September, when the first four graduates started their training as programmers. The trainees have degrees in Fashion, Physics, History and Philosophy. These are unusual backgrounds for game development, however, the principal goal of this course is that upon completion its candidates will be qualified to join one of Sumo’s game

Career change: moving into the digital industries

In a new series of posts, we are sharing information and insight to help people who are considering a career change.

From an NHS Sonographer who wants to teach themselves to code, to a trainee architect who is considering a move to UX design – we’ve recently heard from several people asking our community for advice as they make their way into the tech industries. For this post, we’ve gathered information and insight from a range

Our community’s response to LEP strategic economic plan

Read the full text of Sheffield Digital's response to Sheffield City Region's plan for 2020-2040.

The term “Digital” is used in many places throughout the plan, but we feel it is often used too loosely and should be qualified wherever it appears, in order to clarify the specific aspect of ‘digital’ under discussion. In order to help to better define terms, we have written a short primer and glossary for

Google updates – how welcome are they?

Hydra Creative explores the latest changes that Google has made, and how they may affect your business.

Hearing that Google has announced a new update can be both exciting and worrying as we work out what it involves and what it will mean for us and our clients. This article isn’t about the latest algorithm changes; instead I’m looking at other popular and commonly-used tools that Google has recently updated. Google My