Times Tables

My times tables site is now back online at times-tables.willis-owen.co.uk. Rote learning is no longer fashionable but it still remains an effective tool to get kids to memorise times tables instead of trying to work out the sum in their heads each time. Although this site is simple it gives competitive kids a sense of… Read More »

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The end of Made Closer

I moved on from Made Closer (and The Rainbow Chain) at the end of February because despite the media coverage before Christmas the company ran into funding problems. I was recently saddened to hear that the founder has passed away and the site has been put into maintenance mode to prevent further visits. Here are… Read More »

Made Closer in The Guardian

Very pleased to see an article on 23/12/14 online at The Guardian that mentions and links to Made Closer. Enjoying a nice spike in traffic today. You can read it here: http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/dec/23/campaign-for-amazon-free-christmas-diverts-5-million