Meet Our Updated WordPress Framework V2

HITS Framework 2.0

A year ago we launched version 1 of our custom WordPress framework and with great customer feedback, we have polished and refined it over the year. To date, we have released 26 versions of V1 adding new features, design tweaks and maintaining against the latest stable versions of WordPress. However, we are pleased to announce […]

Web Design Trends & Prediction For 2022

Web Design Trends - HITS

Trends in web design are cyclical, but 2022 may stand out for various reasons. Yes, current events like the pandemic come into play. Still, in addition to that, mobile devices continue to become more powerful, and privacy and safety have become top of mind for many people. With more excellent technical capabilities, we’ve seen a […]

Dropping Support For IE11

Dropping IE11 Support

Internet Explorer 11 (IE11) was released over 7 years ago and is currently used by less than 1% of all users on the Internet, with usage rapidly declining. Many popular websites have already stopped supporting IE11 (including Microsoft Teams in 2020), and even the Microsoft 365 apps and services will be dropping support later this year. WordPress 5.8 Will […]

Web Design Trends & Prediction For 2021

Web Design Trends - HITS

Web design continues to evolve annually as new technology and fresh ways of thinking replace outdated methods. Compounding this evolution is the acceptance that a website’s presence lives or dies by the whims of the search engine, with any stragglers hit with a potential drop in rankings. To put it bluntly, optional techniques become necessary […]

We Are Now Called HITS!

HITS Rebrand

Since January 2019, we have slowly been switching our trading name from “Hampshire IT Solutions” to the new trading name of “HITS”. We are now fully trading under the name of HITS and have even launched a beautiful new website and revamping all of our branding and identity. What Has Changed? Essentially nothing has changed […]

Introducing Our New Editor UI Interface

Introducing Our New Editor UI Interface - HITS

It’s no secret that HITS has always tried to provide a bespoke service and products to its clients. For years we have been using a heavily modified version of the open-source CMS WordPress. Our modified version has allowed us to create bespoke features, security and many professional improvements over the standard WordPress version. This year […]

COVID-19: Looking After Our Team & Customers

COVID-19: Looking After Our Team & Customers - HITS

The ongoing Covid-19 outbreak is already having a huge impact on small businesses throughout the UK, and we’re all still coming to terms with what this will truly mean. Here at HITS, we’re putting several measures to safeguard our team, the service we provide and the wider community, which I’d like to tell you about. […]

Moving To The Google Cloud Platform

Moving To The Google Cloud Platform - HITS

As 2020 plans come together, we are happy to announce that the Google Cloud Platform now powers a big part of our server infrastructure. Working with one of the most well-established cloud service providers allows us to increase the speed and reliability of our customer websites even further. Along with this, we are now able […]

Web Design Trends & Prediction For 2020

Web Design Trends - HITS

Web design continues to evolve annually as new technology, and fresh ways of thinking replace outdated methods. Compounding this evolution is the acceptance that a website’s presence lives or dies by the whims of the search engine, with any stragglers hit with a potential drop in rankings. To put it bluntly, optional techniques become necessary […]

Web Design Trends & Prediction For 2019

Web Design Trends - HITS

Web design continues to evolve annually as new technology, and fresh ways of thinking replace outdated methods. Compounding this evolution is the acceptance that a website’s presence lives or dies by the whims of the search engine, with any stragglers hit with a potential drop in rankings. To put it bluntly, optional techniques become necessary […]