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A weekly podcast bringing you lighthearted discussion on building websites with RapidWeaver, the powerful website creation tool from Realmac Software. Each week we cover the latest RapidWeaver updates, Addon news, interview a third-party developer and answer your questions. The show is hosted by Ben Counsell, with regular appearances from co-hosts Dan Counsell and Nik Fletcher.

53 Live from the Weaver's Space Online Conference

Released on Friday 18th November, 2016

This is the recording of our live Q&A from the Weaver's Space Online Conference. Listen as Ben and Dan attempt to answer as many questions as possible in under one hour.

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52 Season 1 Finale

Released on Friday 9th September, 2016

Number 52! Our final show for a while. We cover everything from yesterday's  Keynote, including which phone & watch both of us will be ordering…

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51 RapidWeaver 7.1 Beta Out Now

Released on Friday 2nd September, 2016

The penultimate show (before we take a break). We let you know about the RapidWeaver 7.1 beta, what's new in the addons world, and chat about how to remove your site from Google (and why you shouldn't).

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50 RapidWeaver 7.1 Early Beta

Released on Thursday 25th August, 2016

We're back again with your weekly RapidWeaver updates, including: RapidWeaver 7.1 early beta has been released, info about all the latest addon releases, and we answer another SEO question!

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49 RapidWeaver SEO Course

Released on Friday 19th August, 2016

We're back after our summer holidays and there's plenty to talk about; lots of new addons, RapidWeaver 7.1 updates, and we've released a RapidWeaver SEO Course.

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48 Bonjour

Released on Thursday 21st July, 2016

Ben and Dan have their weekly chat about all things RapidWeaver. Including a big update to TotalCMS, and the release of Foundry, a brand new BootStrap 4 based theme and stacks set from Elixir

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47 macOS Sierra & RapidWeaver

Released on Tuesday 12th July, 2016

Dan and Ben are back with some more RapidWeaver chit-chat. There's been two RapidWeaver 7 releases since the last show, and there's a lovely new theme available.

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46 Business ideas and the future

Released on Friday 1st July, 2016

This week we discuss a couple of spontaneous business ideas and talk about the future of RapidWeaver!

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45 WWDC Reactions

Released on Friday 24th June, 2016

This week we talk about WWDC, what's new in the RapidWeaver world, and answer your questions!

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44 WWDC Predictions

Released on Friday 10th June, 2016

Another week, another RapidWeaver Show! Dan and Ben are back to let you know about RapidWeaver 7.0.2 and two brand new stacks. We also answer a couple of Weaver questions, and have a chat about what goodies we might see announced at WWDC next week.

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43 RapidWeaver 7 updates

Released on Thursday 2nd June, 2016

We've got a lighter show for you this week (not much has been happening!), but we do have some news about some new SEO features coming in RapidWeaver 7.0.2 and the usual addons updates.

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42 RapidWeaver 7 available now!

Released on Thursday 26th May, 2016

RapidWeaver 7 is available now! That's right, we finally did it. We released RapidWeaver 7!

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41 Are you ready for next week?

Released on Thursday 19th May, 2016

Are you ready for next week? We nearly are! Next Tuesday is the big day, so this is our last podcast before RapidWeaver 7 is launched (yay!).

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40 RapidWeaver 7 release date?

Released on Friday 13th May, 2016

We have a jam-packed show for you this week! There's a new theme, a few new project starter kits for UiKit and Foundation, a new customisation service, a tentative RapidWeaver 7 release date (ssshhhh, don't tell anyone!), and more...

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39 All about Stacks

Released on Thursday 5th May, 2016

Ben and Dan are back with another RapidWeaver roundup featuring a couple of new addons, an overview of the Stacks plugin from YourHead, and answers to all your questions.

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38 Choosing Colour Palettes

Released on Thursday 28th April, 2016

WE’RE BACK!!! Ben and Dan are back to discuss two weeks worth of addon releases (which include an three awesome stacks), RapidWeaver updates, and answer all your questions. There's no topic this week, but we do discuss colour palettes, specifically how we

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37 Where to start with Web Development

Released on Thursday 14th April, 2016

Ben and Dan are back with your weekly Weaver updates, including even more never before spoken about RapidWeaver 7 features. We also discuss the latest addon releases, including UIKit; a brand new theme and stack set for the front-end framework.

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36 More RapidWeaver 7 Features

Released on Thursday 7th April, 2016

Ben and Dan let you know about more new RapidWeaver 7 features. We've managed to sneak in two more epic features, listen to the show to find out more!

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35 Apple News vs AMP vs FBIA

Released on Thursday 31st March, 2016

Ben and Dan are back with your weekly Weaver update. We discuss the "Mobile News War" as Google/Twitter, FaceBook, and Apple have all released their own News platforms, known as Accelerated Mobile Pages, FaceBook Instant Articles, and Apple News respectiv

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34 RapidWeaver 7 Feature Recap

Released on Thursday 24th March, 2016

Ben and Dan do a RapidWeaver 7 feature recap; we go through all the headline features we've mentioned on the show, plus a couple of new ones we've not yet told you about! We also discuss "Warehousing".

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33 Choosing a theme

Released on Thursday 17th March, 2016

Ben and Dan discuss how you choose the right theme for your site, talk more about how the RapidWeaver 7 betas are going, give you an update on SVG logo support, and answer all your questions.

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32 RapidWeaver 7 Questions

Released on Thursday 10th March, 2016

This week is a RapidWeaver 7 user questions special. Ben and Dan answer all your questions about the next major version of your favourite website builder.

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31 Responsive Images

Released on Thursday 3rd March, 2016

Ben and Dan discuss how the first private beta of RapidWeaver 7 was received and talk about Responsive images.

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30 htaccess tips

Released on Wednesday 24th February, 2016

On the show this week: Ben and Dan discuss some handy htaccess tips. There's an update on where we are with the first RapidWeaver 7 "beeta" and we round up the latest addons and videos available on the Community site. We also manage to squeeze in a couple

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29 Special RapidWeaver 7 Announcement

Released on Thursday 18th February, 2016

On this week's show Ben and Dan have a special RapidWeaver 7 announcement (it's definitely worth listening for, trust us)! We also discuss the latest addon news, let you know about some new RapidWeaver video tutorials, and preview some awesome updates com

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28 Web Typography

Released on Thursday 11th February, 2016

Ben and Dan talk about a two new RapidWeaver 7 features: Health Check and portable documents. Our topic this week is “Web Typography”. We talk about how you can use custom fonts on your site, and the pros and cons of doing so.

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27 Your first RapidWeaver site

Released on Thursday 4th February, 2016

Ben and Dan discuss what you need to do before getting your first RapidWeaver site online. We also let you know about four new exciting addons this week and rant about web design trends.

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26 Custom 404 Error Pages

Released on Thursday 28th January, 2016

Ben and Dan discuss custom 404 error pages, talk about the progress being made with RapidWeaver 7, and let you know about some exciting new addons (SEO fans will be excited, and there's a new 5th party developer!).

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25 Control how Google indexes your site

Released on Thursday 21st January, 2016

Ben is joined by Dan to discuss robots, new features coming in RapidWeaver 7, and cover the latest addon releases.

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24 Using GIT with RapidWeaver

Released on Thursday 14th January, 2016

Ben is joined by Dan and Nik this week. Our topic is "Using GIT with RapidWeaver" where we discuss tracking changes to your site using GIT. We also let you know about the “movable addons folder” feature that’s coming in RapidWeaver 7.

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23 Why should I blog?

Released on Thursday 7th January, 2016

Ben is joined by Nik to discuss why you should start your own blog. We also cover the latest RapidWeaver updates, community news and answer your questions.

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22 Happy New Year!

Released on Friday 1st January, 2016

Ben and Dan chat about Christmas, crazy New Years Eve parties, their new years resolutions (or why they don't have any) and cover the latest happens in the RapidWeaver world.

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21 Community news and Brad's questions.

Released on Tuesday 29th December, 2015

Ben is joined by Dan to bring you your weekly RapidWeaver update. We discuss some new addons and what's been happening on the RapidWeaver Community website (and what you can expect to see early next year!). We answer all your questions (well mainly just B

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20 RapidWeaver Conference? Nik reads release notes. Einstein. Hitler!

Released on Thursday 17th December, 2015

Ben and Dan discuss what a RapidWeaver conference might look like, respond to a couple of "complaints" about usernames and mixing up turtles and toads. In community news we let you know about Elixir's new theme and three new stacks from Marathia.

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19 Christmas party, shopping carts and accidental offence.

Released on Thursday 10th December, 2015

Ben and Dan talk about some new RapidWeaver 7 features, new addons, answer all your questions and, most importantly, let you know what we got up to at the Realmac Christmas party!

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18 SEO tips & tricks

Released on Thursday 3rd December, 2015

Ben is joined by Dan to discuss SEO. After so many of you requested we cover SEO again, we discuss in more detail URL structures, meta tags, browser titles, HTTPS, and much more.

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17 Teenage Realmac and all the questions

Released on Thursday 26th November, 2015

This week on The RapidWeaver Show Ben and Dan answer all of you questions. Dan lets us know what the team did to celebrate Realmac Software turning 13.

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16 Building Responsive Websites with RapidWeaver

Released on Thursday 19th November, 2015

This week on The RapidWeaver Show Ben talks Swedish and falls over whilst Dan shows off his German skills and pours himself a coffee. In our topic this week we discuss "Responsive Websites"; what are they and why you should have one.

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15 Running a business with RapidWeaver

Released on Thursday 12th November, 2015

This week on the Beaver and Bison show we discuss a new feature we've added to RapidWeaver 7 and our topic (as promised!) is “Running A Business With RapidWeaver”.

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14 Long time developers & Macworld 2006

Released on Thursday 5th November, 2015

Ben and Dan are back with your weekly RapidWeaver roundup. This week has seen RapidWeaver 6.3.5 _finally_ released, Henk Vrieselaar’s 10 year RapidWeaver anniversary, a new news site and a brand new theme release!

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13 New Addons. New video tutorials. SSL & Animals.

Released on Wednesday 28th October, 2015

Ben is joined by Dan to discuss three new addons. We also have two new RapidWeaver video tutorials for you and we answer your questions about adding SSL to your site, whether you can do anything about content blockers and which animals we would be?

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12 RW 7 FTP. Hangouts. Video tutorials. Free addons!

Released on Thursday 22nd October, 2015

Ben is joined by the ever wonderful Dan to discuss a new RapidWeaver 7 feature. We let Joe Workman know that he needs to take it easy and we go through the latest updates to the RapidWeaver Community site.

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11 Mud monsters, Gold and The C in CSS.

Released on Thursday 15th October, 2015

Ben is joined by Nik to discuss mud monsters, the new community Gold subscriptions and talk about The C in CSS.

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10 RapidWeaver CMSs & upgrading to Stacks 3

Released on Thursday 8th October, 2015

Ben and Dan attempt to pronounce names this week. RapidWeaver 6.3.5 is in beta and there's two new stacks to tell you about. There's no topic again this week (we'll have one for you next week), as we have a lot of questions to get through.

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9 RapidWeaver Got Yo’ Back!

Released on Thursday 1st October, 2015

This week Ben is joined by both Dan and Nik to discuss everything RapidWeaver. We follow up on iOS 9 Content Blockers from last week, let you know that RapidWeaver 6 works nicely on El Capitan and give you some early details on another RapidWeaver 7 feat

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8 RapidWeaver 7 features, content blockers and user questions galore.

Released on Thursday 24th September, 2015

Ben is joined by Dan to give you a sneak peek some upcoming RapidWeaver 7 features! We touch on Content Blockers for Safari in iOS9 and how it might block your font icons and answer lots of your questions.

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7 Customising the look & feel of your site

Released on Thursday 17th September, 2015

Ben is back from holiday and is joined by Dan to discuss PayLoom 3, a new stack by Nick Cates and answer your question (we only had one this week, we need some more!). In our topic we discuss the various ways you can modify the look and feel of your site,

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6 Live from Realmac HQ

Released on Thursday 10th September, 2015

Ben is away so Dan and Nik have taken over the show for this week. They discuss the latest RapidWeaver updates along with some addon news and catch-up on the backlog of user questions!

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5 Wear your white hat

Released on Thursday 3rd September, 2015

Ben is joined by Dan to discuss some features we're adding to RapidWeaver 7 and let you know about the new "Timeline" stack from Elixir. In our topic this week we put on our white hats and enter the murky world of SEO.

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4 Russia connects to you

Released on Thursday 27th August, 2015

Ben is joined by Nik to discuss the release of Bricks 2 and Stacks 3. Our topic this week is "how to speed up your RapidWeaver sites". We also answer a couple of user questions.

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3 It's smooth on the outside, crunchy on the inside

Released on Thursday 20th August, 2015

Dan and Ben discuss RapidWeaver updates, integrating a Typed.com blog in to RapidWeaver, Armadillos and editing your RapidWeaver site from anywhere. We also cover how you might integrate a User Membership System in to RapidWeaver!

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2 I get ‘em out as quick as I can

Released on Monday 17th August, 2015

Dan and Ben discuss RapidWeaver 7, the Stacks 3 public beta, new features coming to the RapidWeaver Community site and answer some of your questions.

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1 Welcome to The RapidWeaver Show

Released on Wednesday 12th August, 2015

Dan and Ben discuss RapidWeaver 6.3.x, Stacks 3, and answer a commonly asked question: "Will RapidWeaver ever be a web-based service?" — to find out the answer you'll need to listen to the show.

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