Posts Categorized "everyday"

New website for LighterLife Ireland

We’re so excited to unveil the new LighterLife website, isn’t it gorgeous (see screenshot below)? Built on WordPress, this responsive website features a bespoke user registration facility which incorporates the LighterLife Wellness Profile questionnaire. Once registered, customers can buy online from the extensive range of LighterLife products. You will also find information about the LighterLife…

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PCA Engineers Get a New Website

We recently worked with PCA Engineers on their new website. The website is built on WordPress (of course) and features a really nice portfolio section to showcase their client projects. We love the style of this one – clean and professional looking.

Why we LOVE WordPress

Selecting a CMS In the early days of Cookie Web, we wanted to select a CMS (Content Management System) that would fit with the Cookie ethos – easy to use (especially for clients), great for SEO, an easy platform to develop with, and a pretty interface – well, we have to look at it every…

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Cartell website gets a gorgeous new look!

One of our favourite clients, Cartell.ie, have just gone live with their new website! We love the new light and fresh look and feel of the website. Built on WordPress using responsive website design, the site adapts beautifully to different screen sizes (mobile, tablet, pc, etc). If you are buying a used car, check the…

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Icon Fonts vs SVGs

I came across this great slideshow presentation from Seren Davies on why we should use SVGs for icons instead of using icon fonts (which are very popular). I have to admit that we love icon fonts here at Cookie Web so this is definitely food for thought. I think a little more research is needed…

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New IT Networking Group for Mullingar

Last Tuesday saw the first official meetup of MIT Mullingar – a new IT networking group for people working and studying in the Information Technology, Web and Digital industry in and around the Mullingar area. It was a great night and a very positive start to our group. We had a broad range of skills…

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Formal Education and Web Design #fail in #imho

I attended a Crafthouse evening last Tuesday that focused on Education and the Web – the front end specifically, including front-end development, website design and animation as well. The crux of it was whether (or rather why) Irish formal education, such as degree and various diploma courses, are failing to deliver the relevant skills to…

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WordPress Video Tutorials

Lately we’ve been concentrating on putting together some short YouTube clips on WordPress beginner basics – all videos are under 2 minutes and we’ve created them especially for you guys to help you get started with WordPress.

Email Marketing for Beginners

What is Email Marketing? Essentially email marketing is sending regular email newsletters to a list of subscribers with intent to build a relationship, usually for commercial purposes. Despite social media being darling of online marketers and the rest of us (lets face it – it’s fun and addictive) email marketing still offers the best return…

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