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Here’s 5 reasons Woo-Commerce can turn your website into a revenue machine.

What is Woo-Commerce? It’s a plugin for WordPress that will transform any website into a very powerful online store. It has everything you need all under one roof. It’s simple to use, robust & secure. Think of it as your online business revenue machine. So…What’s the BIG deal? You could pretty much sell anything and it’s incredible easy […]

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McKee’s Pies kicks off a new era with home delivery and on line store.

McKee’s started off as a traditional family butchers in 1898. Over 120 years later they’re bringing their traditional recipes on line with a new website and home delivery service. The elite butchers (based in Maghera) have seen a steady growth of the company from the mid 80s. The growth came mainly from a timely response […]

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Credit Unions in NI are turning to Fintec for cyber security & disaster recovery.

Fintec Limited is a growing IT support company based in Bellaghy. The Mid-Ulster team has developed a niche with Credit Unions in Northern Ireland & the border counties. A unique blend of IT experience, knowledge and cyber-security skills has positioned Fintec as the “go to” team for Credit Unions. Fintec specialise in providing managed IT […]

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The almighty power of SEO…

SEO helps small business owners create fast, robust, and user-friendly websites that rank higher in search engines, which in turn helps bring more qualified potential customers to their sites and eventually increases conversion rates. In many respects it’s simply quality control for websites. Here’s 3 tips on boosting your website with SEO. Keyword Research – It […]

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3 secrets in digital that your competitors aren’t looking at. (Yet!)

Anything to get one up your competitors, win new business, learn grow and innovate at the same time… Surely that can’t be bad. Here’s 3 things in the wacky world of the web and digital marketing that your competitors are missing out on… 1. Bing Yes Bing, Microsoft’s search engine. Everyone wants to be number […]

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Https – What is it? And why is it important.

Google wants it. Firefox complains when it’s not there. So what’s the main advantages of https? Why do i need it? And where do I get it?… What the hell is it? HTTPS is a secure version of HyperText Transfer Protocol or HTTP for short. The ‘S’ stands for Secure. It is a method for ensuring secure communication […]

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Selling Christmas turkeys on-line.

When you mention e-commerce, the  first products that spring to mind are perhaps laptops and i phones or flights and hotel rooms. If you told us 6 months ago that we’d selling thousands of turkeys on-line we’d probably have laughed. It seems that our customer’s users did not have the same misconceptions. For the last few […]

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A social media strategy with the Loughs Agency.

The Loughs Agency (based in Derry~Londonderry, on the banks of the river Foyle) is a body that supports and governs marine wildlife and leisure activities in and around Lough Foyle and Carlingford Lough. In 2018 Beacon13 was commissioned to design, deliver and support a new social media strategy for the agency. The agency would be […]

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5 reasons we love WordPress

WordPress runs 32% of the internet. More and more of our client’s are asking about WordPress websites and updates. Here’s 5 reasons why… 5. WordPress Plugins allow you to create functionality to suit your business. There’s simple plugins for maps and social feeds but there’s also more complex plugins for property sales, job listings, e-commerce […]

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Property website experts? It seems so…

Our property related portfolio is growing exponentially. To a point where we’ve developed a very unique skill set … that’s become very attractive for building developers, estate agents and mortgage companies.   At Beacon13 we don’t set out to create a niche in any particular industry. We believe the fundamentals of good #webdesign and #digitalmarketing should […]