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Christmas Opening Hours 2013

While we are taking a few days off to relax over Christmas, everything will be monitored 24×7 as normal and our helpdesk will remain open during the holidays .

Here are our opening times over Christmas 2013:

Monday 23rd December 2013 – normal opening  hours

Tuesday 24th December 2013 – closed

Wednesday 25th December 2013 – closed

Thursday 26th December 2013– closed

Friday 27th December 2013 – closed

Saturday 28th December 2013 – closed

Sunday 29th December 2013 – closed

Monday 30th December 2013 – 9:00 – 14:00

Tuesday 31st December 2013 – 9:00 – 14:00

Wednesday 1st January 2013 – closed

Thursday 2nd January 2013 – normal opening  hours

We would like to use this opportunity to wish all our customers a Merry Christmas!

Mobile – Your Business’ First Mobile Web Presence

Your customers are mobile
With more than one mobile phone subscriptions for every man, woman and child in Ireland, the mobile internet is now. According to the Irish Independent, almost two-thirds of Irish adults shop online at some point and plan to increase their online expenditure.

Central Statistics Office figures show that the average household spends around 10pc of its annual budget online. According to Indecon, an economic consultant group, 54pc of us already research products online.

Your customers are searching on mobile
Mobile usage is set to further penetrate every aspect of our lives from searching for nearby products and services in the moment, to researching future products and services. Various Google studies tell us that mobile is increasingly used in combination with other screens 81% use our mobile phones while watching telly.

77% of mobile searches are done while at home and we search for everything from arts and entertainment info (15%) to shopping (7%), food (7%), tech, healthcare, restaurants and more.

All the data your mobile customers can eat – 10 times faster
Following in the footsteps of Eircom, who became the first Irish operator to launch a 4G mobile network, this month Vodafone is launching it’s 4G mobile phone service in Dublin, Cork, Galway, Waterford, Limerick and Kilkenny as well as other large towns in the South West and East. 4G gives faster mobile broadband speeds to smartphones, tablets and dongles and is up to 10 time faster than existing 3G mobile services.

The combination of O2 Ireland and Three Ireland, with a total subscriber base of 2 million, has 4G services coming online in Dublin, Cork and Galway over the coming weeks. Some subscribers will already have a 4G enabled handset requiring only a new SIM card. Eircom is offering 4G data free until March 2014.

Now is the time to get a mobile web presence.
With the goMobi mobile website publishing platform you can;

  • put your business online with a professional mobile web presence quickly and easily.
  • create a beautiful mobile site that works on any mobile device, anywhere.
  • market and transact payments from mobile devices.

All with no coding required.

Check out our goMobi package.

goMobi powers hundreds of thousands of mobile websites in over 65 countries worldwide.


research indicates that almost two-thirds of Irish adults shop online at some point, with the same number saying that they plan to increase online expenditure.

Half of all Facebook traffic is mobile

According to an article published by Mobile Marketer, half of all Facebook traffic is from users on mobile devices.

This strengthens the argument for a mobile first web development strategy. If over half of Facebook users are accessing the web via a mobile device, businesses cannot afford not to have a mobile optimised website.

Check out our affordable Mobile Website packages or contact us for more information.

Special Offer: 50% Off Pro Hosting

For the month of June we are offering a huge 50% off our Pro Hosting package reducing the price to €44.98 , normally €89.95.

This popular package comes with:

  • 15GB Storage for your files
  • 100GB Data Bandwidth
  • Host up to 20 domain names
  • Webmail / Spam and Virus Filtering

How much am I saving ?

The Pro Package is normally €89.95 , you get it for €44.98 – that is a saving of €44.97!

How do I get it ?

Check out the full package details here and simply use the promotion code PRODEAL when ordering to receive your 50% discount or simply click this link to order now.


  • Discount is for 12 months only and not the lifetime of the package. After 12 months normal fees apply.
  • Discount is only valid for annual payments.
  • Discount applies to new and existing customers.
  • Discount applies to new orders only not existing orders.

WordPress 3.3.2 security update released

WordPress 3.3.2 is available now and is a security update for all previous versions.

Three external libraries included in WordPress received security updates:

  • Plupload (version 1.5.4), which WordPress uses for uploading media.
  • SWFUpload, which WordPress previously used for uploading media, and may still be in use by plugins.
  • SWFObject, which WordPress previously used to embed Flash content, and may still be in use by plugins and themes.

WordPress 3.3.2 also addresses:

  • Limited privilege escalation where a site administrator could deactivate network-wide plugins when running a WordPress network under particular circumstances
  • Cross-site scripting vulnerability when making URLs clickable
  • Cross-site scripting vulnerabilities in redirects after posting comments in older browsers, and when filtering URLs.

These issues were fixed by the WordPress core security team. Five other bugs were also fixed in version 3.3.2. Consult the change log for more details.

Download WordPress 3.3.2 or update now from the Dashboard ? Updates menu in your site’s admin area.


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