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As more and more companies are becoming digital the space to stand out will become more difficult. Here are a few tips to help your campaigns stand out from the crowd for the right reasons. Use minimum personalisation for maximum impact Businesses often online try to...read more
With online shopping booming in popularity, the pressure is on for e-commerce store owners to provide a stand-out experience that their customers will love. Today, there are literally hundreds of thousands of online shops, so making yours stand out from...read more
Meet Felix! Felix loves going on holiday's but hates the roaming charges on his mobile he gets when he comes back from holiday. When Felix is not on holiday he runs his own small business, wanting it to grow and become a success he realised that he needed...read more
Digitization is hitting every industry, and textiles are no exception. At the same time, businesses are able to deliver products faster. This comes with greater levels of customization, transparency (in order to meet compliance requirements) and quality....read more
While it seems the food and drink industry has found a way to use visually driven social media to its advantage, it still falls behind in many aspects. In reality, the food and beverage industry is behind in the digital revolution, and it desperately needs...read more
You can maximise the profits of your e-commerce store by accepting various payment options. There are so many different payment options that an individual may opt to use when buying goods from your online store that you need to be able to accommodate most...read more
It seems like just about everyone, and every business for that matter, has a Twitter and Instagram account nowadays. They provide people with a way to share their thoughts, photos, videos, a bit of humour and anything else they feel like posting. Now in...read more
Are websites becoming more chaotic, cluttered, and unrefined? Are the rules of good design being broken? Is the web turning ugly? Is this a new trend? If you are like most designers and pay close attention to what is going on, you have heard the word...read more
General Data Protection Regulation compliance is an upcoming issue for British websites, though it is one they too often know little about. About half of businesses surveyed recently were somewhat unfamiliar with the rules, and even those who were aware...read more
It has been estimated that about a third of the web is powered by WordPress sites. While some people have expressed security concerns about it, it wouldn’t be used that widely if it wasn’t a secure platform. Instead, the fact that it is so widely used is...read more
If you want your website to fit your needs and expectations, knowing how to give constructive feedback is key. Too many projects fall short due to bad communication, and there’s nothing that is more frustrating to a web developer than a client that doesn’t...read more
Instead of spending today working from my home office building websites, where it's nice and cosy, I ventured into town for a early morning meeting. Braving the cold and running late, I had to call an Uber - which by the way I had an interesting...read more
Many of those looking for a web designer have no idea what to ask to determine the person’s competence for the job or their ability to complete the project on time. You can vet potential designers to determine who has the expertise you need and understands...read more
Web design is changing in a number of ways, and it goes far beyond the generation of device most of your customers are using. The changes in website design are driven as much by technology as customer expectations. How will web design change in 2018? And...read more
Within the past couple of years there has been a great deal of talk about the importance of responsive websites. Unfortunately, there are still quite a number of businesses out there that just haven’t got the message. It can’t be said often enough that one...read more
Earlier this month Google announced the latest version of Google Chrome Version 62, which will be rolling out over the next few days - if not done already as we send out this newsletter. The browser is putting pressure on website owners to migrate to...read more
The holiday season is a make or break sales period for many retail businesses. For toy sellers, they may sell up to 80% of their yearly volume during the holiday period. For many other retailers, the holiday season is a third to more than half of their...read more
Twitter can be an excellent tool for small businesses that want to better connect with their customers and clients. However, many business owners today still find this social networking platform to be a bit of a mystery; they may know that using it could...read more