Yesterday night the Yahoo Developer Network and Yahoo UK sponsored a party to kick off the London Web Week. About 50 developers, designers, tech journalists, community managers and product managers met in a night club in Leicester Square, London to start the event-packed week with a bang.
For a whole week London's development community will be spoiled for choice considering which events of the packed London Web Week schedule to attend and we thought it a good idea to start the week off with a party.
Over searchmonkey nuts ("monkey nut" is the UK term for peanuts in the shell), fingerfood and free drinks people had a chance to get to know each other and plan for the next few days.
An extra bit of "social lubrication" was provided in the form of a specially designed, Yahoo purple branded cocktail christened The bleeding purple and it did its magic quite nicely.
The only small dent in the evening was that far less people showed up than we planned for which was caused by the terribleRead More »from Searchmonkeynuts, the “Bleeding Purple” and a wee bit of networking – this was the London Web Week Opening Party