The ‘m-Commerce’ Category
Posted May 9th, 2013
Just yesterday, Visualsoft launched a new responsive VS3 website for international sports brand Gola, which today featured in the prestigious Drapers publication. The new online store, designed and developed in house by the Visualsoft team, includes a host of features to enhance the customer experience, including an innovative responsive design template which means it offers an optimal viewing experience across varying devices, platforms and browsers. This approach to web development...
Posted January 10th, 2013
Smartphones and tablets have taken the technological world by storm in recent years, and despite some uncertainty over the popularity of mobile apps and mobile browsing from consumers, it is predicted that the market will expand by at least 300% globally before 2015. The research, which was published today by Tapjoy, measured the mCommerce usage of a number of participants, and of these, 64% said they would be using their mobile phones to purchase goods in the run up...
Posted October 8th, 2012
Many recent published research papers into the use of mCommerce have highlighted the forecasted increase in usage over the next three years, and supermarket chain Asda are bucking this trend by aiming to double grocery sales sales made via mobile devices in the next six months. The company is planning to introduce a number of new strategies in order to achieve this huge growth, including the introduction of a revamped digital platform. Currently around 6% of the supermarket chain’s...
Posted August 6th, 2012
With mCommerce becoming more and more popular due to continuous improvements in smartphone technology, and overall ease of use, its no wonder that recent research published has estimated that in five years' time, UK consumers could be using mCommerce for almost 25% of their overall shopping activities. The report, by ABI Research, highlighted key statistics in the industry, including the £41.8 billion which has been spent through mobile devices in the past 12 months. Analysts expect...
Posted May 3rd, 2012
Reports have shown that UK sales via mobile devices have grown from 0.4% of total e-retail sales to 5.3% in just two short years. The popularity of shopping online through mCommerce has grown at a rapid pace, and it was reported to have finally broke through the 5% barrier of total e-retail sales last week for the first time. According to the latest IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index, the mobile commerce market has also increased by 254% year-on-year in March 2012 and achieved...
Amazon offers a range of services to online retailers, including Amazon checkout. We work closely with the online retailer to integrate the latest technology into our client's websites.
As a Google Adwords Qualified Company we have passed the Google Advertising Fundamentals Exam and have met other requirements in order to achieve this level of recognition.
Sage Pay is the fastest growing payment service provider and specialises in secure card payment solutions. As a premier partner we work with Sage Pay to deliver essential services to online businesses.
A number of our clients have won awards at the nebusiness awards including Attends, Farmway and Ramsdens, who have all picked up awards for 'Best use of Internet and ICT' in recent years.
Paypal is a global leader in online payments with over 164 million customers world wide, including a large proportion of Visualsoft clients.
In the prestigious 2010 Drapers Etail Awards Visualsoft clients accounted for no less than SIX of the final places (from nine categories).
In order to improve the satisfaction of our customers, Visualsoft has partnered with Trustpilot. We're currently ranked number 1 in the eCommerce category, web design category and CMS category.
Visualsoft beat 1,750,000 entrants to win 'Design of the Year' at the 2009 iStockphoto Punctum Awards! The international awards are in recognition of outstanding quality and artistic merit.
In 2008 Visualsoft's own Goofbay.com won both it's categories for 'Best Use of API' and the overall award for 'Digital Innovator of the Year'.
Visualsoft are part of the largest business membership organisation in the region. With NECC membership we can help you deliver more business, better business & better conditions for business.
Skrill, formerly known as Moneybookers, is one of the world's largest online payment providers currently being used by over 120,000 merchants.
We have experience of running our own online retail businesses. This gives us first-hand experience of the problems & pitfalls of online retail and know what solutions are required to sustain growth.