Archive of month: August 2017

IEDR seeking public consultation on dot ie domain registration

The IEDR is currently seeking public consultation on a proposal to remove the ‘claim to name’ requirement from its registration and naming policy.   At present, if you want to apply for a new dot ie (.ie) domain, you must prove your connection to island of Ireland along with your identity and claim to the […]

Software Design shortlisted in 2017 DOT IE Net Visionary Awards

We’re delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted under three categories in the 2017 DOT IE Net Visionary Awards.   The shortlist, which was released last Friday, revealed that two websites we created – The Digital Hub and Merlyn Showering – are up for awards in the Best in Universal Design category. Merlyn Showering […]
UX Design

UX vs UI design: What’s the difference?

It may seem like UX and UI are buzzwords in the design field, but both practices have actually been in existence for a long time.   Yet despite their prevalence in this digital age, there is still a lot of confusion surrounding them; particularly when it comes to website, application and other software design projects. […]

Our top tools for effective teamwork and business management

Managing a business is no easy feat. From ensuring customer satisfaction to managing finances and constantly coming up with innovative commercial ideas – not to mention, recruitment, sales and marketing, and all the legal stuff – it’s no wonder only a third of businesses make it to their 10th anniversary*.   Thankfully, there are hundreds […]
eCommerce

6 key considerations when selecting the right eCommerce platform

It’s estimated that by 2021, Ireland’s eCommerce industry will be worth €14.1 billion. That’s double its current value and more than triple the €4.12 spent by online shoppers in 2012.   With a plethora of eCommerce platforms to choose from, it’s now easier than ever to create an online shopping experience for consumers. However, like […]