Seasonal sales at risk as UK’s biggest retailers neglect website load speeds again

Seasonal sales at risk as UK’s biggest retailers neglect website load speeds again

The UK’s top retailers are risking seasonal sales through failure to improve their website load speeds over the past 12 months, according to a new index report. The research, carried out by leading eCommerce and digital agency Visualsoft, forms part of the company’s second annual e-retail performance report. The aim was to analyse and identify what progress the UK’s top […]

The Social Order: One in five Brits check restaurants’ social feeds & sites before deciding whether to visit

The Social Order: One in five Brits check restaurants’ social feeds & sites before deciding whether to visit

With only a few weeks to go until Mad Friday (21st December), the busiest night of the year for festive celebrations, Barclaycard’s new ‘Food for Thought’ study reveals that a restaurant’s social media presence is now more important than ever for drawing in diners at Christmas. The company, which processes nearly half of the nation’s credit and […]

Adtrak helps Powerday to find its voice

Adtrak helps Powerday to find its voice

Waste Management specialists, Powerday, has become one of the first to incorporate voice search on its website thanks to the cutting-edge work of digital marketing agency Adtrak. London-based operation worked closely with Adtrak – one of the largest digital agencies in the UK and an expert in providing digital marketing solutions– to modernise and enhance […]

Nearly half of enterprise brands believe they are at risk of a website data breach, according to Ensighten

Nearly half of enterprise brands believe they are at risk of a website data breach, according to Ensighten

Ensighten, the global leader in data security, governance and omni-channel data management, unveiled research showing that nearly half (46%) of enterprises believe they have a probable (or greater) risk of a website data breach. 15 per cent of enterprises also admitted that they have a definite, known risk. 67 per cent have not evaluated, considered, […]

TripAdvisor shifts focus to social with all-new site and mobile experience

TripAdvisor shifts focus to social with all-new site and mobile experience

TripAdvisor is overhauling its website and mobile experience, introducing a more social and personal approach to travelling and eating out. The new TripAdvisor, which is currently in beta ahead of its official launch later in 2018, will expand this site’s community beyond travellers to include brands, social influencers, publishers, and friends – enabling users to […]

Mobile to the fore in British Red Cross website redesign by Rufus Leonard

Mobile to the fore in British Red Cross website redesign by Rufus Leonard

The British Red Cross helps millions of people in the UK and around the world get the support they need if crisis strikes. However, over time, its website had become outdated and unreliable, with people unsure where to find the information they needed and confused about the organisation’s purpose. Head of brand and strategic marketing at British […]

87% of UK’s top retailers risk revenue losses through poor mobile site performance

87% of UK’s top retailers risk revenue losses through poor mobile site performance

Almost nine in 10 (87%) of the UK’s top retailers are risking a significant drop in online visibility by neglecting their mobile site performance, according to new research. The report, carried out by leading eCommerce and digital agency Visualsoft, found that worryingly low numbers of retailers have taken strides to improve mobile site speed since Google’s ‘Speed Update’ was announced […]

Bouygues Telecom team with BETC to launch a 100% offline website

Bouygues Telecom team with BETC to launch a 100% offline website

Bouygues Telecom, one of the top French Internet Service Providers, launched a new service, “Guaranteed Internet”: an ensured internet access for its subscribers, even when their connection is down, thanks to a 4G mobile hotspot router. But here’s the thing. Not everyone is a Bouygues client. So, for all those that have not yet subscribed […]

Equimedia Reveals that 91% of Mum’s Favourite Brands Offer Poor Mobile Experience

Equimedia Reveals that 91% of Mum’s Favourite Brands Offer Poor Mobile Experience

According to research released on August 1 by digital media agency, Equimedia, 91% of the brand websites handpicked by Mums have poor mobile website speeds. The digital media specialists looked at mobile website download speeds based on Babycentre’s Welcome To Mums 2017 list of recommended baby products, and discovered that only two of the top listed […]