Category Archives: Marketing

YourName.ie

The IEDR today announced relaxation of the rules for registering personal dot-ie domain names for individuals. This means you can now register YourName.IE for approx 25 Euro per anum. Furthermore, most combinations of your first, middle and surname are acceptable. … Continue reading

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The host with the most?

If there was one industry related to my profession that I’d love to plan, design and build a website for, it’d probably be a Hosting company. UK, Scottish, Taiwanese, Canadian or Irish, they just can’t seem to communicate successfully to … Continue reading

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Ouch – Irish hosting company slags off Web Designers

I don’t white-label and resell any hosting plans or pretend I have my own data centre etc. Clients are better served by dealing directly with reliable hosting companies (I use both Blacknight and Hosting365) or commissioning us to source their … Continue reading

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Goolge analytics update

Google have just announced that their free Analytics tool is due for an upgrade and users should see an updated user interface kick in over the coming weeks. This looks like a global upgrade as opposed to a phased, regional … Continue reading

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Outlook 2007 Vs CSS-based newsletter design

“If you can’t read this email newsletter click here”. You’ve probably seen that text on any well designed email newsletter that is catering for the now mind-boggling array of client-side email applications which designs are viewed in these days. Well, … Continue reading

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Christmas eCard for Financial Recruitment Firm

Here’s an animated eCard by EdenWeb that is currently being used by Dublin Financial Recruitment Firm, CFW. Click the envelope below to lauch the Flash version of the eCard. The original artwork was created in Adobe FireWorks and then animated … Continue reading

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Deepmetrix and Microsoft

Deepmetrix have always had great customer support. Having been bought by Microsoft, the good work looks set to continue. It’s inevitable that there should be some downtime while they integrate the two systems (Live Stats and Microsoft PPC AdCenter). What … Continue reading

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EdenWeb updated

The EdenWeb homepage has been updated with a new top banner and an updated value proposition. I’ve also added a new Company and Design Services page which I’ll be updating over time (some services are not yet listed). Interestingly enough, … Continue reading

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Podcasting for Housing Development

I was pleasantly suprised to see some signage in Liffey Valley last week for the St Edmunds development that promoted a PodCast for the Apartments. It’s great to see some new marketing techniques being pioneered by the Irish estate agents. … Continue reading

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Web Analytics

One of our favourite web stats providers has been bought by Microsoft and are no longer taking new signups. It’s a real shame because we have several new clients who we were ready to sign up to DeepMetrix and their … Continue reading

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