Duncan Hendy

Duncan Hendy

As the guardian of the blog and chief whip-cracker, it is my job to make sure our authors are both inspired and inspiring. A frustrated writer and a frustrating reader, I am Kentico’s Content Strategy Manager.

MVC, a Developer’s Dream? An Interview with MVP, Michael Kinkaid – Part Two

MVC, a Developer’s Dream? An Interview with MVP, Michael Kinkaid – Part Two

The dangers of not being able to recruit and retain the great talent for your agency can have drastic effects on your company’s lifespan and profitability. To overcome this, it is essential to consider the latest trends in development as their impact extends well beyond just the coding team. In this final part of our short blog series, read about just that.

By Duncan Hendy and Michael Kinkaid in MVC
·5 min read
MVC, a Developer’s Dream? An Interview with MVP, Michael Kinkaid – Part One

MVC, a Developer’s Dream? An Interview with MVP, Michael Kinkaid – Part One

Those agencies wanting to look to the future need to ensure they can adopt the latest and best practices in order to attract new talent and deliver better projects. Sounds straightforward, right? So we asked Kentico MVP, Michael Kinkaid, to share his insights to see how he and his digital agency went about it.

By Duncan Hendy and Michael Kinkaid in MVC
·4 min read
Kentico EMS – the Shape of Things to Come

Kentico EMS – the Shape of Things to Come

The beauty of having such a strong partner and end-user network means we are able to listen to the needs of the people that work with Kentico EMS on a daily basis and implement them into our roadmap. So, when you are looking for a platform that keeps your best interests at heart, let’s just say, our journey together is going to be awesome!

By Duncan Hendy and Michal Kadak in MVC
·4 min read
Event-triggered Marketing: More Meaningful than Ever

Event-triggered Marketing: More Meaningful than Ever

In a world of omnichannel presence, relevance, and timeliness, event-triggered marketing could be the thing to take your cross-channel efforts to the next level.

By Duncan Hendy in Marketing
·5 min read
RIP Net Neutrality. Now What?

RIP Net Neutrality. Now What?

After years of working out how being online affects the conversations businesses have with consumers, we’re finally in full, omnichannel, respectful, personalized, and double-consented dialogue with them, and its proving to be a win-win for all concerned. The death of net neutrality could mean all this comes to a grinding halt!

By Duncan Hendy in Marketing
·4 min read
Accelerated Mobile Pages – AMP – the Implications for Marketers

Accelerated Mobile Pages – AMP – the Implications for Marketers

53% of mobile visitors leave a webpage that doesn’t load within three seconds. The average load time is between 14 and 19 seconds according to Google. So Google came up with Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) to speed things along. But what does this mean for websites?

By Duncan Hendy in Marketing
·6 min read
Digital Assistants and the Death of SEO

Digital Assistants and the Death of SEO

With sales of digital assistants projected to soar from 1.8 million to 15.1 million by 2020, it’s no wonder businesses are paying close attention. But leveraging voice-activated search is going to demand a major content and SEO strategy shift.

By Duncan Hendy in Marketing
·5 min read
Internet of Things – a Whole New Customer Experience

Internet of Things – a Whole New Customer Experience

Internet of Things (IoT): anything that can be connected to the Internet will be connected. Big deal… Actually, it’s huge. If you’re evenly slightly interested in delivering a great customer experience, you’ll want to be in the know when it comes to IoT.

By Duncan Hendy in Marketing
·8 min read
Smart Targeting: How Hotels Can Beat Ad Blocking

Smart Targeting: How Hotels Can Beat Ad Blocking

$21.8bn in ad revenue was lost in 2015 because of ad blocking, according to Pagefair’s recent report. So with an increasing number of people blocking ads, how should hotels be rethinking their advertising strategy to reach new customers?

By Duncan Hendy in Marketing
·4 min read
Your Top Considerations Ahead of Digital Transformation

Your Top Considerations Ahead of Digital Transformation

Time moves fast when you’re having fun. And the digital age is having a blast! Both for our benefit and at our expense! Tools you use on a daily basis could be obsolete by morning. When choosing new technology for your company, how do you separate the wheat from the chaff?

By Duncan Hendy and James Panagas in Development
·4 min read
GDPR: Time to Panic (or Update Your CMS)

GDPR: Time to Panic (or Update Your CMS)

If you’re not ready for GDPR hitting the scene next month, it’s time to be afraid—very afraid. Unless you’ve got an extra €20m to spend on noncompliance, then I hope you’re checking and rechecking your ducks for alignment. Best place to start? Your CMS.

By Duncan Hendy in GDPR
·6 min read
3 Surprising Secrets to Digital Agency Success

3 Surprising Secrets to Digital Agency Success

Your vision for a design agency was perfect—eager employees racing to their desks past walls of framed success stories, thank you letters, and certificates, while clients wave fistfulls of money and pound on the door.

By Duncan Hendy in Development
·5 min read
search
Forrester report
We're named a Strong Performer in the Q4 2018
Forrester Wave™ for WCM!
×