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  • do mobile apps work

    May 13th, 2015

    Do Mobile apps work?

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    My Mobile App doesn’t work? A potential client said to me during the week as he debated whether to get a mobile app ‘I heard they don’t work’. I asked him what did he hear about why they don’t work and he replied that he heard people don’t download them. Working in the mobile app … Continue reading Do Mobile apps work?


  • mobile apps

    April 20th, 2015

    Marketing your mobile app

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      How to market a successful mobile app? The opportunity of mobile apps It’s a fact that people browse more now on mobile apps than on websites. The opportunity to market your business with a mobile app is unmatched by other digital platforms if you get it right. At The Digital Department our platform provides … Continue reading Marketing your mobile app


  • irish biz party

    April 17th, 2015

    What the #irishbizparty movement is really all about?

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    Thoughts on the Irish Biz Party Conference and what its all about. By Alan Brogan MD of The Digital Department Wednesday of this week the 15th April, 2015 I attended the #bizpartyinspires Conference at the Green Isle Hotel outside Dublin. Pulling myself out of bed at 5.30 to drive from Cork wasn’t easy but fair … Continue reading What the #irishbizparty movement is really all about?


  • seo

    April 13th, 2015

    Wake up Small Business. SEO can change your life

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    What’s Your SEO Strategy? Jimmy Wales, founder of Wikipedia said ‘if it isn’t on Google, it doesn’t exist.’ What I see in cyberspace a lot of business out there seem quite happy not to exist. Existing on the internet is not about just throwing up any website, any old way and thinking it’s job done. … Continue reading Wake up Small Business. SEO can change your life


  • social media

    April 13th, 2015

    5 Tips to having a Social Media Mindset

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    Good Social Media can be a free lunch? We hear the term ‘Earned Media’ these days but what does it mean? Traditionally, when you put an advert on T.V or in the newspaper it vanishes in front of its audience. Rarely they may tell a friend about this amazing advert they saw but generally speaking … Continue reading 5 Tips to having a Social Media Mindset


  • Website design

    April 09th, 2015

    Getting a Website Built? Considerations for your web designer

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    How you go about building your website can determine a lot about its future performance. Whether it is how your website visitors interact with it or search engines crawl it your onsite structure is integral to this. Here’s a few important considerations when you are getting your website designed. Web pages should load fast Not … Continue reading Getting a Website Built? Considerations for your web designer


  • blg1

    February 19th, 2015

    Top Tips For Ensuring Your Website Is Designed Properly

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    Don?t build your website in the forest Would you build a store out in the middle of the forest? If it looked good you might get a visit from the odd bear and maybe even goldilocks herself but generally speaking the location alone..