Website Advice

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Your eBay Guide: Creating The Perfect Listing

November 18th, 2016
Bethany Doherty
Marketing, Website Advice

Whether you’re keen to get your eBay shop up and running or form the perfect listing, as design and marketing consultants, we’ve had a number of clients asking us eBay related questions, we’re always happy to help, so we’ve created this handy resource. Remember, there are certain factors to always keep in mind.. A title […]

Harness the power of internet

Harness the power of internet memes

October 6th, 2015
Ian Sheard
Website Advice

Everybody has seen those funny little captioned pictures doing the rounds on Facebook and Twitter; quite often they’ll have a fluffy kitten, a dog making a funny face or an old person dancing like nobody is watching. Well, you can harness the power of internet memes for your own marketing efforts and they’re surprisingly powerful. […]

ways to boost your website

3 ways to boost your website: contests, video and social

October 1st, 2015
Ian Sheard
Website Advice

A regular pattern of blog posts, product updates and marketing initiatives can grind down the most enthusiastic of business websites, never mind that a lack of innovation will soon see visitors browsing elsewhere – never to return. Three quick fixes for your website rely on a modern take on some classic concepts. A good contest […]

Time is of the essence: how to reduce your website’s loading time

September 11th, 2015
Ian Sheard
Website Advice

A website’s loading time is one of its most important characteristics. Your viewers’ time is precious, and they’ll ‘bounce’ off your site pretty quickly if they have to wait too long for it to load. They may even quit the site if a small part of it takes too long to load. Who can blame […]

Creating the perfect landing page

A simple guide to creating perfect landing pages

September 1st, 2015
Charlie Street
Website Advice

Landing pages have two vitally important roles. Firstly, they introduce visitors to your business. Secondly, they act as gateways to the rest of your website. It is absolutely imperative, therefore, that your landing pages are well designed and user-friendly. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of simple web design tips that will help you build […]

Why use Advanced Custom Fields in WordPress

August 24th, 2015
Ian Sheard
Website Advice

So you’re building a new website and you want to have content in different places across your new web page, the way that I would achieve this would be to use Advanced Custom Fields (ACF), it’s a free plugin for WordPress that allows you to create unlimited fields (text, images etc.) and then load them […]

4 Steps to Conquering Writer’s Block

June 11th, 2015
Lauren Reed
Website Advice

When content writing sooner or later the inevitable writer’s block kicks in. First of all don’t fret, this doesn’t make you a bad writer, it happens to everyone, no doubt Shakespeare was even victim of the dreaded writer’s block. To overcome your brain’s ability to think of a collection of words to form a sentence, […]

SagePay Update: New Protocol V3.0

January 20th, 2015
Barry Muir
Shop Updates, Website Advice

We wanted to make our SagePay customers aware that the older protocols are now disabled on test gateways for all customers. Therefore please be aware that if you are testing accounts using the older protocol, you are no longer able to do so. As of December 31st, 2014, transactions were no longer allowed using older […]

Marketing Emotions

How Marketing to Emotions can Boost your Business

November 3rd, 2014
Emma Thomas
Marketing, Website Advice

We’re surrounded by marketing all day, every day. Whether it’s a television advertisement, a poster or simply branded packaging, wherever we look we will find something trying to sell us something else. These adverts of many forms can prompt an array of emotions as we encounter them, from trust, to amusement, to passion. However, recent […]

Web design animation

Top 5 Subtle and Practical Animations for your Website

July 25th, 2014
Emma Thomas
Website Advice

Animation is a powerful web design tool, and can be used to enhance user experience if done right. Many graphic designers are wary of using motion on websites, as over-use of such methods can complicate the functionality of a site and actually detract from its effectiveness. However, as internet users increasingly seek instant gratification online, […]