The ‘Visualsoft News’ Category
Posted June 14th, 2013
Argos today reported a huge growth in eCommerce sales, with sales over mobile devices more than doubling. The multichannel retailer’s parent company Home Retail Group reported that a 42% chunk of Argos sales were made via the internet in the same 13 week period as 2012, up from 41% a year ago. Mobile sales grew particularly quickly, with stats up by a huge 114% on 2012. The company said that sales of consumer electronics were sales of consumer electronics were up, thanks to growing...
Posted June 13th, 2013
A big congratulations is on order for a Visualsoft client this week, after being highly commended at the prestigious Paypal Etail Awards on Wednesday night. Derry based Chocolate Clothing, who boast a Visualsoft website as well as utilising our OLM services, were highly commended in the Digital Marketing Campaign of the Year category at the awards ceremony held in London this week. Narrowly missing out the top spot, the judges felt the brand had shown initiative throughout the campaign...
Posted June 5th, 2013
Our online marketing division has gone from strength to strength over the last few years, and today works with an increasing number of Visualsoft clients and external etailers to help them increase conversions. Both the size of the team and its suite of services have also expanded, so we've launched a dedicated website at www.visualsoftmarketing.co.uk to bring together all the information and updates on our OLM team to one website. The site gives greater detail on what our marketing...
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 May 1st, 2013
2013 is shaping up to be an exceptional year for us here at Visualsoft. After our regional win last month at the Teesside heat of the North East Business Awards, we're absolutely thrilled to announce that Visualsoft eCommerce also scooped the Internet and ICT award at the final awards ceremony, which took place on Thursday at Hardwick Hall. The evening was a great success not just for team VS, but for all Teesside businesses - five of the ten winners on the night were businesses located...
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.