How we use Virtual Reality… @vectorworks @MakeArchitects & @petegreaves mentioned #VR

I wrote THIS POST recently on my background in VR – I even had a company called conVRgence! – see what I did there 😉 There’s a great post by Peter Greaves at Make architects on this subject HERE which Read More …

My highlights of 2014: No. 5 – I'm getting OK with WordPress…

Although not the best, I’m doing OK with WordPress for web development. Below is a list of the sites I’m ‘associated’ with: Here’s the ‘main’ .com hosted business site http://markstephensarchitects.com To see how far you can take WordPress check out Read More …

If it doesn't work out I can still go back to web ;-) #MySites

As the title says, one of the advantages of doing a heap of other stuff as well as architecture is that you’ve plenty to fall back on. Below is a list of the sites I’ve either set up or still Read More …

The No Vote wins! Jens Voigt beats hour and I win best website of week

What a week for winners and losers: 1. Scotland decided against being independent. 2. Jens Voigt beats the hour record: Click HERE for The Guardian article on the hour record. 3. I win ‘Best Hosted UK2 website of the week’ Read More …

[POLL] – Singing/Dancing or Blog/Content?

I haven’t done a poll for a while… I’ve been playing with my personal site a bit and have really jazzed it up at www.MarkStephens.net (opens in new window), you can also see some architecture examples here as well as Read More …

If you're thinking of building in 2014, January is when you're looking for an architect…[statistics]

When you’ve been running websites for a while, the stats begin to get quite interesting. And if you’re running an architectural practice I think the following year-on-year statistic is definitely the most interesting. Throughout the year, the visitors to my Read More …

Statistically NOW is the best time to start planning your house or extension

When you’ve been running a website for a good period of time it’s interesting to see the statistics over a long period. What’s particularly interesting in terms of web site views on our site is that for the majority of Read More …