choose the right ecommerce platform

Choosing The Right Ecommerce Platform

Ahhh that old chestnut…. There’s so many options nowadays for ecommerce that trying to decide on the right platform is a bit of a minefield. Choosing the wrong one can lead to years of frustration and trouble for your business. Realising the pitfalls, limitations and costs only through experience. So best do a bit of homework, […]

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What’s New In Magento 2

With the launch of Magento 2 in November last year, it’s been pretty exciting times within the open source ecommerce ecosystem given it’s the most significant release for Magento since it’s inception in 2008 Developers, partners, and merchants alike have all been keeping an eye on the release and we’ve been fortunate enough to be involved […]

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Resources To Up Your Web Marketing Content Game

If you’re new to the web, or you’ve been around the traps managing websites for a while, it’s always nice to come across those things that will make your life easier when it comes to adding some extra polish to your website. It’s true, good looking content can be the difference that ultimately ends in sales for your […]

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2016 Ecommerce Web Design Trends

With 2015 coming to an end we’ve been able to reflect a little on some of the key web design trends, as well as look forward to what we think might get some traction in the coming year. This year we saw a few trends get plenty of mileage including flat design, super large images, tiles, […]

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Why Great Product Photography Sells

Great product photography can hold the key to the success of your ecommerce website and should not be underestimated. How often have you been to an ecommerce web store and clicked on a product only to be let down when you discover a couple of thumbnail images as the showcase? This is not only annoying, but also a waste of an […]

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Responsive vs Mobile Websites

One of the big stories to come out of last year was that mobile internet usage overtook desktop. You may have also caught wind of the news that Google is in the process of implementing changes to their search algorithm that will penalise websites which aren’t mobile friendly. So if you’re on the verge of building a […]

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Taking Control Of Your Website

What does taking control of your web business mean? You decide who you work with, you decide where you spend your money, you decide your approach, and you’re in charge of your assets. Businesses have so many choices when it comes to web development, that it drives the industry to be better. But like any industry, […]

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Magento Tweaking Guide For SEO

Magento and SEO functionality hasn’t exactly been a peas and carrots sort of a relationship throughout the iterations and updates for both the Community and Enterprise editions of the platform. Usually requiring an extension of the standalone package, a bit of know how, and a few tweaks to get it optimised for search engines. That’s […]

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How to create a kick-ass 404 page

Oops. This page cannot be found. Was it me? Is it the website? Who knows? This has happened to all of us while browsing the web – whether you’ve entered in a URL directory or clicked on a listing from a search engine – sometimes the page just seems to have disappeared. This is where […]

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Key Checks Before Launching An Ecommerce Website

An online business is no longer just an idea, what was once a dream is now becoming a reality. You know what you’re going to sell, your supplier is locked in, your website is ready to go, and your first arrival of stock is on the way. So where to from here? Well the hard […]