WooCommerce Developer in Manchester

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In case you didn’t know (and why would you unless you were already watching us?), Silicon Dales opened an office in Manchester in August 2017. About Silicon Dales Silicon Dales is a distributed team of WordPress and WooCommerce developers, who work on complex open source projects for small, medium and larger enterprises. Silicon Dales are …

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Migrating to WordPress from Umbraco 8 before EOL

As the end of life (EOL) for Umbraco 8 rapidly approaches on February 24, 2025, many businesses and website owners are faced with a significant decision: how to migrate their website to a new platform that ensures continued support, security, and functionality. Among the various options available, WordPress stands out as a popular and versatile …

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Navigating Adobe Service Outages: Silicon Dales’ Expert Solutions

As businesses across the globe grapple with the recent outages in various Adobe services, the need for reliable and swift solutions has never been more pressing. Silicon Dales, an expert in the field of web development and e-commerce, emerges as a beacon of hope for companies struggling to cope with these disruptions. This blog post …

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Manchester Dev Meetup – 19th September 2023

Just down the road from MediaCityUK, the centre of Manchester played host to a meet-up of colleagues and contractors from across the WordPress developer community. On the agenda: Thanks go out to the hosts for organising the lunch.

WordCamp Whitley Bay 2023 Round-Up

WordCamp Whitley Bay hosted a great schedule of technical WordPress presentations at Spanish City. The more intimate size of the event allowed more involved technical and business-focussed conversations to occur. Silicon Dales was proud to be a Rockpool Sponsor of this event and gained a lot from the quality of the talks. WordCamp Whitley Bay …

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Silicon Dales at WordCamp Whitley Bay Monday 18th September 2023

Silicon Dales will be at WordCamp Whitley Bay on Monday 18th September 2023, catching up with WordPress news and developer colleagues. If you’d like to book a chat, let us know at getintouch@silicondales.com Tickets are £30, but the fresh seaside air of Whitley Bay is free:

WordCamp US 2023 Round-Up

The Silicon Dales team had a great time catching up with colleagues and partners at WordCamp US 2023 in National Harbor, MD at the Gaylord National Convention Centre. As “Author”-level sponsors Silicon Dales got a shout-out and a chance to hand out some merchandise to all the dedicated WordPressers who made it there. Alongside other …

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Black Friday Promotion: 35% off WP Rocket licences

We love WP Rocket here at Silicon Dales. Check out this page all about WP Rocket to see how we’ve used it to speed up sites and reduce load on valuable hosting for clients across different industries and countries. For Black Friday 2018, the team at WP Rocket are offering a generous 35% off new …

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25% off at WP Rocket – 6th Anniversary Special

WP Rocket are now part of the furniture. They’ve been around the website optimization block. They really know their stuff, and, their 6th anniversary has just come around. We love the WP Rocket plugin here at Silicon Dales. Check out this page all about WP Rocket to see how we’ve used it to speed up …

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