January 13, 2015

How To Create Buzz For Your Website

Even if you have designed a website that looks the part and has a lot of good content, you still may find that getting people to visit is a tough task. In order to get people actively looking for your website and wanting to visit, you have to create buzz. Add a comment

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January 9, 2015

Finding The Best Time To Use Social Media

Using social media has often been thought of as a very inexact science. Even though posting regularly on social media is a great way to increase the amount of visitors your site receives, there are of course times when posts don't have the intended effect. Add a comment

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Blog
January 6, 2015

How To Make Your Blog Grow

Like most websites, blogs are effectively made popular by how high they rank in Google search engine results. If you are running a blog then you will know that a brief period of high popularity for your site can be followed by an all-time low very quickly. This is why it is important to keep your blog growing so then it is able to improve every month without experiencing any drops in visitor numbers.

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Bounce Rate
January 2, 2015

10 Ways To Improve Your Site's Bounce Rate

When people visit your website, the last thing you want them to do is click off immediately before they have even had a look around at other pages. You naturally want to build an audience of followers who want to read your site on a regular basis, so it's very difficult to do this when the majority of people leave before they've even seen what you have to offer.

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Search Engine Optimisation
December 30, 2014

Why You Should Tackle SEO Head On

SEO optimisation is something that isn't too difficult to manage once you get the hang of things, but it's something that can't really be done overnight. In order to optimise your site, you will need to experiment with things until you are able to get everything set up the way it needs to be in order for your site to really benefit.

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Online Purchase
December 23, 2014

10 Simple Ways To Increase Online Sales

There truly never is a time when it's not a good idea to try and boost your online sales. Even if your sales are through the roof, there are always things that you can try in order to make them even better.

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Innovation
December 18, 2014

Inspiration For Creating Innovative And Original Content

When it comes to trying to attract the attention of your current audience or potential audience, the task is becoming more and more difficult. Now that there are so many sites out there, everyone has more than a handful of competitors in their field to try and compete with. To make matters worse, audiences are starting to get bored of seeing the same thing online day in and day out. They are always looking for something new that they haven't seen before anywhere else.

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Google AdWords
December 10, 2014

Important Aspects Of Google AdWords For Bloggers

Google AdWords has quickly become one of the best tools available online when it comes to advertising. As far as advertising systems go, AdWords presents a way to get adverts out there quickly, easily and with very little maintenance. After it has been set up, all you really have to do is monitor the profits that the system makes for you.

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Search Engine Optimisation
December 2, 2014

Incorporating SEO And Influencer Content On Your Website

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) has become a very big part of attracting visitors to a website. Optimising content though is a practise that is changing all of the time. Add a comment

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Social Media
November 28, 2014

How To Create A Hashtag Marketing Campaign

Even though you may feel like you are getting the most out of your social media outlets as a marketing tool, there are things you can do to give yourself a boost. When it comes to Twitter marketing, setting up a hashtag campaign has been proved to be very effective. Add a comment

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The Reign Malware Virus
November 27, 2014

How To Deal With The Reign Spying Malware Virus

The Reign malware virus has been found to have spread around a wide number of computers in Ireland, and it is looking like this could be a national problem. Reign, or Backdoor as it is sometimes referred to, is a malware virus that has the ability to spy on computer users, and has resurfaced after it was disposed of nearly three years ago.

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Linking
November 21, 2014

How To Get Anchor Text Links Without Spamming

Anchor text is something that is considered very valuable when it comes to SEO optimisation, which is part of the reason why it has developed a bit of a bad name. Because so many sites have in the past tried to get anchor text links through spam and other forms of manipulation, search engines like Google have set up very strict rules to try and stop people from exploiting the system.

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National Driving Licence Service
November 18, 2014

NDLS new National Driving Licence Service website

Ireland Website Design are excited to announce the launch of the new National Driving Licence Service website.

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Life Particle Training
November 18, 2014

Life Particle Training - Body and Mind Relaxation

We recently created a website for life particle who are located in the heart of South County of Dublin. Life Particle centres around body and mind relaxation.

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Comments
November 18, 2014

How Do Comments Effect Search Traffic?

Comments have long been considered a good way of generating search traffic. It is because of this that some sites will even go as far as to hire freelance writers to make comments so then it encourages other visitors to do the same.

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Mobile Apps
November 17, 2014

Common Mistakes From Monetising Mobile Apps And How To Avoid Them

Now that many websites and businesses are now starting to launch their own mobile apps, the amount of apps available has grown very quickly over a short space of time. For this reason, chances are that when you develop your app you will have at least a little competition. To make matters a little worse, thousands of apps fail to make any money at all because they make rather common mistakes that are easily made.

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Mobile Apps
November 17, 2014

How Mobile Apps Benefit Businesses

It really wasn't that long ago when practically no one knew what a mobile application was. Now, people are able to download apps straight to their phones that can do almost anything. Because of the rise of mobile devices, it is becoming more and more important for successful websites and businesses to tap into the mobile app market so then they are able to reach out to potential leads while they're on the go.

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LinkedIn
November 14, 2014

How To Use LinkedIn To Make A Powerful Network

LinkedIn is a social media site that quite often is ignored by individuals and businesses, even though is able to open a huge array of doors when it comes to networking. If the right kind of business network is created, then it can become a very powerful way of reaching out to more clients and improving the reputation of your website or business.

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Print and Online Media
November 11, 2014

Writing Press Releases For Your Website

If you work or run a business that has really started to take off, then writing press releases will soon become a big part of your public output. They are a great way to drastically increase the amount of traffic your website is getting, and because press releases are considered an official document, it also helps improve the authority of your site on search engine results.

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Online Shopping
November 7, 2014

How Your Competitors Take Your Online Sales

For any company, one of the most frustrating things in the world is losing customers to competitors. Quite often businesses have no clue at all as to why this is happening, even though it can be explained what it comes to online sales. In most cases, businesses are falling behind in areas where their competitors are excelling, and for that reason they are losing a lot of business.

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Writing Content
November 6, 2014

How To Generate Organic Traffic With Content

Creating content that is able to create a lot of organic traffic has become a well sort-after skill. While some content fails to get off the ground, other posts are able to attract lots of hits from search engine results. Sometimes, the differences between content that can generate traffic and content that can't can be difficult to spot. However, if you look closely there are a few aspects that make content perfect for generating big traffic numbers.

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Search Engine Optimisation
October 31, 2014

Advanced SEO Concepts

If you have mastered the basics of SEO optimisation, then you might be wanting to move onto more advanced concepts. This is something that you should only really do when you have received all the positive results you are looking for through basic SEO. When you do, you should feel confident to move on to more advanced methods. In most cases, the advanced techniques are actually not that difficult to implement once you get the hang of things.

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Google Panda Update
October 29, 2014

How To Improve Your Site After Google's Panda Update

Ever since Google's Panda update in 2011, more and more sites are finding it difficult to improve their site in order to keep up with the changes. Whether the problems are caused by poorly written content or a lack of helpful information, the Panda update has made it more difficult for sites to achieve a high ranking. This means that if you want your site to be featured highly on Google search results, then you need to make a few changes to bring your site up to scratch.

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Search Engine Optimisation
October 24, 2014

How To Analyse SEO In Just One Hour

If you are running or working for a business then chances are you do not have a lot of time to spend figuring out if your site is SEO optimised to a satisfactory manor. However, SEO has now become a very important aspect of increasing the amount of traffic your site is able to generate, so it deserves at least a little bit of your time.

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Social Media
October 23, 2014

Social Media Tactics You Should Avoid

Social media has quickly become one of the most vital elements for creating an online presence. Individuals and businesses are finding that they have to be fairly active on a few social media platforms in order to continue driving forward traffic and sales coming from their websites and blogs.

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Social Media
October 17, 2014

Using Metrics For Social Media Marketing

If you check the metrics of your website on a regular basis, then you will know that it is sometimes difficult to know exactly what the numbers are telling you. You could spend a long time looking at them trying to figure out what they are telling you to do next and find no answers at all.

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Increase Blog Traffic
October 16, 2014

Unique Ways To Increase Blog Traffic

Blogging has changed a lot over the past few years, as have the methods used to increase traffic. It used to be that buying backlinks or sharing them with colleagues was the way forward. Now, the quality of the content you are providing has become the most important factor in blogging. Search engines like Google have helped bring about this change with their ever changing SEO strategies.

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Landing Page
October 10, 2014

How To Create Good Copy For A Landing Page

Regardless of what methods you have used in order to get people to view your website, whether it be through a call to action at the end of a video or a link on social media, your landing page is where you convert internet traffic into potential leads. So many websites make the mistake of thinking that all they need is for someone to visit their site and then the job is done. In actuality, you need a good landing page in order to grab your audience's attention.

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Content Management Systems
October 7, 2014

Joomla, WordPress And Drupal: Comparing The Big Content Management Systems

If you are looking for a content management system then you could find yourself searching through thousands of websites looking for the one that's right for you. Realistically though, there should only be three systems that should be in your consideration. Joomla, WordPress, and Drupal have become known as the big three companies when it comes to CMS, and the gap between them and there competitors is only getting wider.

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Black Hat SEO
October 3, 2014

How To Avoid Black Hat SEO Techniques

SEO optimisation is a technique that is often misunderstood by website owners. Most of the time, this is because of the constant changes within the SEO marketing style, thus making some techniques that website owners have previously sworn by more obsolete and out of date.

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