August 12th, 2019 / Dave Child

The Myth of the “Unlimited Holiday” and How We Do It

Unlimited holiday is a lovely idea with a solid set of benefits to both employer and employee, but it’s not without its problems. Here is how we approach holidays at Added Bytes.


May 31st, 2018 / Dave Child

Introducing ReadablePro

Introducing ReadablePro. A readability tool with extra power. Readable | 5 min readYou have 7 seconds to grab someone’s attention. Take control of your content marketing with ReadablePro and cut through the noise. Continue Reading


January 4th, 2018 / Steve Linney

Joining the readability movement

Joining the readability movement Readable | 2 min readJanuary, the start of a new year and the start of a new adventure for me as Chief Marketing Officer for readable.io. Continue Reading


January 23rd, 2016 / Dave Child

Introducing ApolloPad

“If there’s a book that you want to read, but it hasn’t been written yet, then you must write it.”–Toni Morrison Somewhere, deep in the back of my brain, is a little memorandum. It says, simply, “Write Book“. I can go for long periods without giving that thought any attention. But then, when I least […]


September 10th, 2012 / Dave Child

Added Bytes Goes Pro

We Are About To Live In Interesting Times The last few months have been a little tumultuous. Perhaps the biggest thing to happen was that my lovely wife Lindsay and I are now expecting our first baby, due early next year. This is exciting. It’s also helped bring some clarity to my work. I’ve been […]


March 11th, 2012 / Dave Child

Readability-Score.com Goes Live

We’re ready to unveil our latest project – Readability-Score.com! Way, way back in 2004, I wrote a piece of code to analyze the readability of text using the various algorithms that had been developed for the task. I made a small but useful tool to analyse readability and threw it up on the site, not giving […]