Month: February 2011

Dragon’s Den Winner – North Wexford

An amazing night was had on Thursday last and its taken me till Monday to get back on-line and tell everyone about it! Our Tradeshow/Dragons Den “style” night was a roaring success with a fantastic turnout and equally as good presentations from the final 5 contestants of the event. The show started off with the Gorey chapter of BNI showing their businesses with a trade show layout with Stands and Samples etc. This gave the visitors coming to the …

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Dragons Den Gorey Style !

Tonight is the final of the Dragons Den Style Event being held in the Ashdown Park Hotel in Gorey. The top finalist have been chosen and they will be pitching in front of our panel of “Dragon’s tonight at 8pm. Where: Ashdown Park Hotel, Gorey, Co. Wexford When: Doors open at 6, show starts at 8pm Who: All welcome, Free in Our finalist are :  Cosmetic Acupuncture Clinic , Specialist Retail Outlet with an Irish …

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Furniture Shops in Gorey, Co. Wexford

We have just updated a website for a Furniture business that has expanded into Gorey from their hometown of Arklow Co. Wicklow. Haplin Furniture Ltd are a well know family business situated on the Docks Road in Arklow. They run a successful business and have decided to expand into the North Wexford Area to help boost sales and push their business forward. They have gained a great address and secured a well know property in …

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Website Revamp for Achill Outdoor Centre

This was a great website to work on as I love the outdoors and travelling to Achill Island in Co Mayo was one of the benefits of the project. Achill Outdoor Education Centre are part of the Mayo VEC. The original site served it purposes well and served it time since its creation a few years ago, but the internet and technology moves faster and faster each year. HTML The new site has moved away from static …

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Great Website tools

One of the tools we use in creating a website as part of the research into the customer and the content they have provided is to check and see if the content is original. By this I mean has it been “copied n’ pasted” from another site. Often people are under the impression that if they copy of few pages off a website in Australia that no one will notice. Google see’s Everything! This is because …

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PayPal increase staff in Ireland

150 Jobs at PayPal News out today that the e-commerce payment people Pay Pal are recruiting at the moment. Great news for Ireland and also a great push to demonstrate that the Internet is not a fad but in fact a real business. Each week we get inquiries about setting up websites and ecommerce from people in the southeast  and they are wondering if the Internet is something they should be involved in. Every business is …

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Internet Workshop for small businesses

Gorey Chamber of Commerce are running an event with our friend Grant Masterson of Wreckless Skate shop in Gorey. This is the press release below for the event. ********************* As part of our on-going service to Members, we are offering this interesting course.  If you wish to book a place please do so by return e-mail or by ringing the office on 053 9484520. The course will be delivered by Grant Masterson of Wreckless on Main …

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Cheap Websites in Wexford

We get asked for really really cheap websites everyday and can we do a website for €50   . .  ah No. Cheap website usually come from a kid in their bedroom who has zero understanding about people, technology, marketing, search engines, the internet, design, site navigation and especially Search Engines Take a look at the images below, there is hidden text on the footer of the website as the “designer” was trying to trick …

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Facebook Places in Ireland

You may have noticed that Facebook has launched Facebook Places in Ireland. This feature was opened to the public yesterday but has been running in the USA and UK since last summer. “Check in” This is the term to allow users to show where they are and enter information about the place they are located. Again you must remember that website like facebook and google don’t create content we do, they merely give us back that …

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Waterstone’s Close in Dublin

Yet another business closes it doors in Dublin with the loss of jobs and lively hoods. Waterstone Book Stores closes two of their shops in Dublin. Part of the HMV Group that has been heavily hit by the Recession and the Digital Age. Traditional shops always amaze me these days as to how they can make money and continue to pay the overheads that come with them. Setting up online shops has really show me …

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Sunday Tribune Closure

Sad news today to hear about the Sunday Tribune being appointed a receiver. The news papers have had it hard for many years now since my days working for Advent Publish Systems and we had the contract to supply and maintain publishing houses around Ireland. The vibe was so different in all the newspapers I was in, the Farmers Journal in Bluebell with its country accents in Dublin 12, the Sunday Business Post was formal …

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