who we are
Founded in 2009, Brightfish Software is a web consultancy run by Ed Eliot.
Ed has worked as web developer and technical manager for over 11 years. He started out writing financial web sites whilst working at IS.Teledata (now Interactive Data). This was followed by stints at a small web agency, Fasthosts and Nildram. In 2005 Ed joined Yahoo! where he worked as a developer on the Yahoo! homepage and later as the manager of Kelkoo's web development team. After leaving Yahoo! he worked for Global Radio and IPC Media before founding Brightfish Software.
Over the years Ed has worked on projects for the likes of Citibank, Deutsche Bank, Yahoo!, Kelkoo, Capital Radio and Marie Claire.
Helped this local business listings site to update and consolidate their database of local businesses and postcodes database by writing a number of import and data consolidation scripts.
Built a subscription based members area which offers unique access to Opta statistics on premier league football players and teams and have also provided consultancy on cloud hosting.
Built their website and are currently building suite of local SEO tools that will be offered on a PAYG and subscription basis.
We're experienced in both front and back-end development and believe in creating high quality, accessible and secure applications. We can help with the following:
Web Application Development
- Back-end PHP and MySql development
- Cross browser support and bug fixing
- Front-end performance improvements
- Front and back-end security (tackling issues such as XSS, CSRF and SQL injection)
- Technical SEO - building your site correctly for maximum SEO benefit
Technical help with planning development work and advice on web hosting including use of the latest cloud environments (Amazon AWS and Rackspace Cloud).
We're always looking to form partnerships with designers and developers who can help us deliver high quality projects. Contact us if you'd like to chat about how we can work together.
We're based in London, UK.