Ecommerce
November 8, 2013

Building a Multi-Million Dollar Ecommerce Business with Marketing Budget $0

Not everyone can run an eCommerce business effectively.  Whether it is a Social media, SEO, customer service, Email marketing, shipping and fulfilment, you have to be a jack of all trades to run successful eCommerce business. 

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Happy Customers
November 8, 2013

How to Creatively Delight and surprise your customer?

Think shopping, think online shops!

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Content is King
November 2, 2013

What does "Content is King" mean?

I say Content is King all the time when I talk to clients, how many people actually know what I mean or even remember this phrase after I have left? Possibly very few and its for this reason I have wrote a blog post on this issue. Add a comment

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Website
October 31, 2013

Which Part of Your Website Gets more Attention?

Before you go ahead to create and design your website, did you ever think which part of the page gets most attention? Yes, knowing this can help you create your website in a way that people will love.

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Opt In
October 31, 2013

Using E-mail Opt-ins - A Look

The easiest and non-technical methodology for gaining the attention of the audience is through email opt-ins. For a successful online campaign, the email marketing technique has to be designed in an innovative way. Add a comment

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Webdesign
October 28, 2013

Website Design trends for 2014

With Christmas and ultimately the new year about to roll around the corner it is a great time to look at the website design trends that are expected for 2014. Add a comment

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Webdesign
October 27, 2013

Our Website Design Process

Every website company has a process for getting a website to completion. It is this process that makes it easy for us to complete a project to a high standard and to make the process as simple as possible for our customers. This process is used for both our biggest and smallest projects.

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Handy Tools
October 24, 2013

Handy Tools for Website Owners

Are you running a website? Wondering what cool and handy tools are available to help you, make your life easier and increase visitors to your website? Well here are some cool tools to help you do that.

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Google Analytics
October 24, 2013

How to setup Google Analytics

If you do not have Google Analytic setup on your website you are really missing out, it is the single most important tool available for your website which monitors the traffic you get. Questions like what is the most popular page on my website? Add a comment

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Scam Alert
October 24, 2013

Scam Alert - One of your employees broke into our home

Recently some of our customers contacted us about an email they received claiming one of their employees was a thief. Thankfully this email is just a scam and you can ignore it, the email received said:

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Shopping Carts
October 18, 2013

Why customers abandon shopping carts

This can happen and it is an interesting conversation I have had with many online shop owners in the past. Sometimes if you see many abandoned shopping carts it can be a clear indication of a problem however it can also be normal to see this happen. Add a comment

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Website Heat Map
October 17, 2013

What is a website heat map and how does it work?

Wondering what a website heat map tool is or what it does? This really cool heat map sits as a 2nd transparent layer over your website that only you can see. Using colors (red for hottest and blue for coldest) it will show you how often certain parts of your website are clicked on Add a comment

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Press Release
October 7, 2013

What is a Press Release?

A press release is a form of communication that is sent to the media for distribution among the masses. This kind of a promotion is usually employed by companies that are looking to mark their presence in the highly competitive market. Add a comment

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Cookies
October 4, 2013

All You Needed to Know About Internet Cookie Laws

The EU cookie law refers to an electronic privacy regulation that directs website owners to get visitors’ consent prior to placing a cookie on their device. A cookie is the text file that a website stores on a computer or mobile device to help them keep track of your preferences or whether you want to stay logged in. Add a comment

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Google
October 2, 2013

Google Hummingbird - The Major New Upgrade from Google!

So Google have unveiled a brand new search algorithm for all their search results. What does this mean for you? What exactly is it? How does it affect your SEO work and Google rankings?

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eCommerce
September 23, 2013

How To Convert Visits To Sales - eCommerce

We've had an onslaught of enquiries and requests for eCommerce sites this month, so I thought it would be useful to compile a quick guide of often over-looked tips on how to convert visits to sales on eCommerce sites.

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Email Marketing
September 21, 2013

How Does Email Marketing Work?

Email marketing refers to a form of promoting a service or product via email. Unlike other forms of advertising such as on Social networks and Mobile, Email marketing provides a direct medium of communication between the organization and prospective buyers. Add a comment

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Email List
September 21, 2013

How to build a list of email addresses?

Most marketers are under the impression that building an email list is a slow and steady process and that it might take months or even years to build a huge list of potential customers. But thanks to social networking websites like Facebook you can quickly create a list of enthusiastic subscribers who are interested in knowing about your products and services. Add a comment

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Web Hosting
September 17, 2013

How Web Hosting Affects SEO

So it starts like this, Jane is starting a business and does not have a lot of money, she meets her friend Shirley for coffee Add a comment

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RSS
September 13, 2013

Make your blog title a hit!

5 tips to write a catchy and irresistible blog title

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SEO Facts
September 6, 2013

Interesting SEO Facts confirmed by Matt Cutts of Google

Matt Cutts is a Software Engineer who started at Google in January 2000. Matt heads the Google Webspam team and gives advice on search engine optimisation issues. Add a comment

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LinkedIn
September 2, 2013

LinkedIn - The Things You Can Do Right!

One of the most procrastinated tasks in the world is job-hunting. It is one of the tasks that the ideal result of which everybody dreams of, but no-one wants to get down to the doing process of. Competition in the twenty-first century is no small thing. For one small job posting, there are thousands of applications. Add a comment

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eCommerce
August 28, 2013

Selling Online? Grab Yourself the Perfect Platform!

So, you are thinking of giving yourself an edge by selling online? True, you can sell anything over the online world today – from food to clothing to services, but how do you find and retain customers?

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National Ploughing Championships 2013
August 24, 2013

We will be there! National Ploughing Championships 2013

We will be visiting one of Europe’s largest Outdoor Exhibitions and Agricultural Trade Shows the National Ploughing Championships which attracts on average 1,100 exhibitors and 189,000 visitors, some of which are customers of Ireland Website Design. Add a comment

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Wings
August 23, 2013

Starting an Online Website – Give Wings To Your Dreams!

Dream, Create, Live!

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Search Engine Optimisation
August 23, 2013

‘SEOed’ Up!

Let’s skip the boring definition of SEO and get right in to the meat of the subject matter here; how you can optimize your webpage. Using social media is always something that you want to do as a business today. Optimizing your webpage involves a lot of pandering to the cautious father figure of Google, who’s always checking to make sure you’re following his rules.

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Drive Traffic Through Facebook
August 21, 2013

Driving Traffic Through Facebook – Taming the Faceook Bull

What is common between a business student with an idea, an entrepreneur with an ambition and an established business person with a goal? Well, first, all of them want to build or increase their market and secondly, all of them are on Facebook themselves! Add a comment

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August 19, 2013

Create a Facebook Offer to Drive Sales

A brand new feature that will bring lots of people to your business according to Facebook! How it works is really simple, you create a great offer like 50% off your service or product. The offer is then posted to the news feeds of your current followers and encourages them Add a comment

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Duplicate
August 15, 2013

Why Duplicated Content is Bad

I guess before we talk about why duplicated content is a bad thing we should probably explain what we mean by duplicated content. Its really simple, any text that you find elsewhere that you copy and paste into your website is classed as duplicated content. Add a comment

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