First things first

First things first

You’ll need to be registered on Ourlocality or setup a new account to post and reply to questions. Register or login first. Select the forum you wish to view, post to or reply to. Once you select a forum you can post a new question. Click the question to reply...

Websites & Social Media: A Co-Working Dunbar Event

An Our Locality “expert” be attending the session, so swing by, if you are around. Join us at 11.15am next Thursday, 15th November for our first Skills Share session. Expert, novice or somewhere in between, come along for an informal conversation about...
Domain Troubles

Domain Troubles

I’ve got a domain that is not resolving correctly …   is a problem that can occur for any number of reasons, but the most common one that we find is that someone has just forgotten to renew it. In most cases, the renewal fee will ensure the resolution,...
Get into bed with Embed.ly

Get into bed with Embed.ly

We are giving Embed.ly a spin. For low level users the service by Embed.ly is free. It lets you redeploy content from 100s of content providers in useful ways, including all the usual suspects and a whole lot more. For example, you can show off an album or set from...
The Excerpt

The Excerpt

In WordPress, that’s the software that we use to drive OurLocality, the excerpt is a short version of a post (news or blog) that is displayed in e.g.: search results, news feeds, archives. categories. Not many people know, but you can write them yourself for greater...

The problem with SPAM

Most of you are familiar with SPAM – unwanted communications that find their way into your inbox.  If you use web based email services like gmail, maybe the SPAM has disappeared completely, or almost. SPAMMERs are able to use a variety of strategies to manage...

Launching Support Forum

Ourlocality is 1 year old and with over 50 full blown websites and microsites we think it is time to set up a support forum. Answers to support questions will be public and registration will be required, if you aren’t an ourlocality...