Colophon

Colophon or How this site was made

This site was designed and produced by 3Sixty (www.3sixty.co.uk). 3Sixty is a digital marketing agency based in Clifton, Bristol, UK.

Typography

System fonts

Arial – Robin Nicholas and Patricia Saunders designed Arial in 1982 for Monotype Typography.

Lucida sans - Lucida (by Kris Holmes & Charles Bigelow) Grande for Mac OS X users, the second version is for Windows users and the third version of Lucida applies to Unix machines.

Non-system fonts

Gill sans - by Eric Gill. Bibby’s corporate typeface. The roots of Gill can be traced back to Old Face typefaces Johnston’s London Underground type.

Production tools

This site was designed in Adobe Photoshop CS 2. The graphics for this site were produced with Adobe Photoshop CS 2. The code was written using Komodo Edit 4 for front end development and Visual Studio 2008 for all server-side programming.

Server technology

This site is served by Microsoft Internet Information Server 6.0 on Windows 2003 server and uses Microsoft SQL Server 2005.

Code

This site uses XHTML 1.0 Strict for page markup and CSS 2.1 for formatting. Bibby is written in C#, within the ASP.NET 3.5 framework. jQuery 1.3 was used as the foundation for most JavaScript throughout the website.