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Santas Magical Trail Kildare Website is Live

Santas MAgical Trail 2018 Launch, Niall from Graphedia, dressed up as an elf with the team from Clanard Court hotel

The Award Winning Santas Magical Trail website is now live.  Now in its 10th year the website is a more robust reliable system, that can deliver and perform, meeting customers expectations.  (Santas Magical Trail 2018 Launch, Niall from Graphedia, dressed up as an elf with the team from Clanard Court Hotel promoting the Sleep over…

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We are hiring a Front End Web Developer

We are hiring a Web Developer

Graphedia is a superlative Digital Design Agency delivering cutting edge design in web design, eCommerce, SEO, AdWords, Logo Design, Brochure Design, App Development & Digital Animation Services.  About Us We are fun forward looking company, looking to recruit a creative web developer (nerd) to join our expanding team of nerds working with our senior programmer…

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Bride Street Gang are back for Wexford Marathon Team Relay 2018

Bride Street Gang are back for Wexford Marathon Team Relay 2018

  Graphedias one of the sponsors of this years Wexford Maratho, are sponsoring team “Bride Street Gang” in entering the  Wexford Marathon 2108 Team Relay. The team consists of Niall Reck (owner of Graphedia.com) and his fellow Bride Street childhood buddies, Dermot Foley, Gavin Hayes & Paul Hillis, who all grew up in the mean…

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Speed Update from Google: Page Speed for Mobile Search Rankings

Speed Update from Google: Page Speed for Mobile Search Rankings

Starting in July 2018, Google will use mobile page speed as a ranking in their mobile search results. People want to be able to find answers to their questions as fast as possible — studies show that people really care about the speed of a page. Although speed has been used in ranking for some…

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Google Analytics Data Retention and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Google Analytics Data Retention and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

Over the past year Google has shared how they are preparing to meet the requirements of the GDPR, the new data protection law coming into force on May 25, 2018. Today they are sharing more about important product changes that may impact your Google Analytics data, and other updates in preparation for the GDPR. This is…

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10th Annual Wexford Business Awards Launched


Launching the 2018 Wexford Business Awards on Wexford’s North Main Street: Tom Enright (CE, Wexford County Council), Enda Kavanagh (CE, Wexford Chamber), Niall Reck (Chamber president) and Graham Scallan (vice president) Top businesses across County Wexford will be recognised for their efforts at the 10th Annual Wexford Chamber Business Awards in May, the diamond anniversary…

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Sunday Independents Article on Graphedia “Designer’s firm grasp of Reality”


Sean Gallagher with Niall Rec, managing director of graphedia.com. Photo: Steve Humphreys 15th March 2018 Article by Entrepreneur Sean Gallagher in the Sunday Independent on the 25th March 2018 Striking a balance in business between enjoying what we do and making time for family and community is something that many entrepreneurs struggle with. It’s a…

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Santas Magical Trail wins top Ecommerce Award


The Clanard Court Hotel in Athy, operators of Santas Magical Trail has scooped top ECommerce  award at the Kildare Business Awards  2017. Santa’s Magical Trail – a fun filled and action-packed experience for children young and old! Now in their 9th year Kildare’s Santa experience was recognised for its ECommerce excellence. The awards took place…

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Children’s charity Sensational Kids launch new website Sponsored by Graphedia

Children’s charity Sensational Kids launch new website

Award winning children’s charity Sensational Kids has launched its new website which has been proudly sponsored by Kildare Website Design company Graphedia. The charity provides affordable and accessible child development services for children of all abilities, including those with special needs and other developmental delays. The website was built from the ground up, importing data…

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Graphedia Scoops Top Google Award – 2017 EMEA Mobile Ads Certification Challenge Award

Graphedia Scoops Top Google Award – 2017 EMEA Mobile Ads Certification Challenge Award

  Graphedia is proud to announce we’ve just won a top award from Google. Graphedia are certified Google Partners, as a digital agency we have been recognised as a Winner of the 2017 EMEA Mobile Ads Certification Challenge. One of the Top Average Highest Scores in Ireland Niall Reck attained the top mark.  Google Partners…

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Graphedia Sponsor Kildare Business Ecommerce Award 2017

Sponsors of County Kildares Ecommerce Business Awards

Graphedia Sponsor the ECommerce Award in the 2017 County Kildare Chamber Business Awards. One of the most recognised, reputable business awards in the country. The awards in November in the K Club, recognise the efforts businesses are making year on year to thrive and succeed. Graphedia is one of the largest creators of Ecommerce Websites…

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Graphedia achieve EcoMerit Environmental Certification


Graphedia are the latest company to achieve EcoMerit Environmental Certification. This leading Digital Design Agency recognises the importance of sustainability in a modern business, and chose EcoMerit as a tool to guide them on their journey, through the Greensave Program with Wexford Chamber of Commerce. Wexford Chamber alongside Econcertive, Wexford Local Enterprise Office and Wexford…

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Has Your Website Been Hacked? What to Do if You Face an Attack of Reputation Online


Website Defacement:  Attack of Reputation Online Before the widespread use of the Internet, vandals who wished to make a point—or just make a name for themselves—were limited to physical vandalization. They might grab a can of spray paint and throw their logo on the side of a store or take some other similar action. Today,…

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Graphedia have been certified AdWords Mobile specialists


  Continuing from our success at being awarded Google AdWords Partners for AdWords Search Ads last year, Graphedia have been certified AdWords Mobile specialists under the Google Partner Programme showing Our new specialization recognizes that Graphedia has demonstrated expertise and sustained client performance in mobile advertising. The Google AdWords certification is a professional accreditation that…

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What to do when a Competitor’s Ad Shows Up when Googling Your Business Name


  You have just done a search on google for your name, and look there is a competitor paying for top position for your name.  A.K.A: They are being parasites (or maybe they don’t know this is happening). Following are some tips to let you know your rights. A competitor bidding on your company’s name…

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Proud to be a Sponsor of this years Wexford Marathon


Graphedia Are very Proud to be a Sponsor of this years #wexfordmarathon Wexford Marathon 11th of June 2017, in support of the nominated charity “Its good to talk”…… We will also have a couple of Graphedia Teams for the relay so look forward to whooping all of you who try and get the title  😊 …

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“Ask” Campaign: Mental Health, One conversation can save a life.


  A new mental health awareness campaign was launched this week by Mayor Frank Staples and the Wexford County Council.  The campaign takes the form of a series of 4 posters, each poster depicts a person removing their happy-face mask to show their “unhappy face” underneath indicating their true feelings. The team at Graphedia where…

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Selling Online? Don’t Miss Out on Your Pot of Gold This St. Patrick’s Day


  When you think of major holidays for eCommerce websites, you probably think of Christmas, Valentine’s Day, and Mother’s Day. Most people wouldn’t think of St. Patrick’s Day as a holiday people spend a lot of money on. However, according to the History Channel, more than $4.14 billion dollars are spent on St. Patrick’s Day…

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Graphedia Proud Sponsors of 2017 Wexford Business Awards


  Graphedia are proud to be one of the sponsors at the 2017 Wexford Business awards, The awards now in their 9th year, the Wexford Business Awards, are county wide awards  that recognise the entrepreneurialism, innovation, diversity and talent of businesses of all sizes and across all sectors. “We were very pleased to be able to support…

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Love is in the Air (Valentines Day) Online Tips


  Some top tips to help you promote your business Online for the lovers out there Do you Know Shoppers are surfing for cards, chocolates, flowers and jewellery for their loved ones. Don’t forget to check what is trending among hotel breaks and candlelit meals. Searches for romantic gifts soar by 427% in February as…

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NEW Hash Tags for Social Media News / Ads – Will it stop fake News ?


  Ireland’s Advertising Standards Authority Calls On Influencers And Bloggers To Declare Marketing Communications. The ASAI, better known as the Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland recently released new guidance information on ‘Recognisability of Marketing Communications’. The goal is to help ensure Irish consumers do not get toyed with by social media websites or ads on…

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Is Your Site Secure? Changes In Upcoming Google Chrome, And Why Your Site Should Have An SSL certificate!


  All of us here at Graphedia are conscious of security when it comes to using the Internet. They say that practice makes perfect, and we completely agree. That is why we are constantly improving on our techniques to practices to be bets at what we do. That’s how we can spot a dodgy site…

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Kildare Now Win Ecommerce Social Media Award Sponsored by Graphedia


Congratulations to Team at Kildare Now for Winning the Ecommerce Social Media Award at this Years North Kildare Business Awards 2016 held in the K Club in November.  Commercial Manager of KildareNow Anna Fortune accepted the award with Content Manager Senan Hogan and Multimedia Account Manager Louise Cunningham.  Launched only 15 months ago, KildareNow won…

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Google Partner status awarded for Graphedia (for being superlative)


  Graphedia have been awarded Partner status with google on their expertise with Google Adwords.  The Google AdWords certification is a professional accreditation that Google offers to individuals who demonstrate proficiency in basic and advanced aspects of AdWords. An AdWords certification allows Google to recognize Graphedia as an expert in online advertising. Achieving Partner status…

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Graphedia Sponsors 7th Annual Wexford Business Expo 2016


Seventh Annual Wexford Business Expo Brings Local Businesses Online On Thursday November 10th, Wexford County Hall became the home for Google and Microsoft as the 2016 Wexford Business Expo provided local businesses with the knowledge and practical advice to establish and develop effective online sales strategies for their products and services. Featuring many high profile…

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Facebook Business Pages Changes 2016


Look Alive! Facebook Has Made Changes That You Should Be taking Full Advantage Of! SURPRISE! Facebook has done it again! In a bid to keep the platform relevant and most useful for your business and for its users, Facebook have recently made changes to reflect how its users are reacting to and engaging with posts…

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8 Awesome Tips For Entrepreneurs to Keep You Movin’ This Week!

8 Awesome Tips For Entrepreneurs to Keep You Movin’ This Week!

  For most of us in business, entrepreneurship could be defined like this:  “I don’t have a 9-5. I have a when I open my eyes to when I close my eyes”… Or like this… “I am the maker of my products & services, the marketer, the accountant, the head of HR, the tax guy…

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We Did It, We Launched our Superlative New Website!


You might have noticed we have launched a ‘little project’ we have been working on for almost 10 YEARS!! OUR BRAND NEW SUPER FUNKY, COMPLETELY OVERHAULED WEBSITE IS FINALLY LIVE! Ta-da! Fan-fare! Trumpets! Drum Roll! Dancing Boys ….Ok, maybe not that last piece! We are so excited to launch our new look Graphedia.com website that…

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Google Announces Big Changes To Secure Your Personal Data


(The Interwebs Just Got Safer!!) You know when you browse a website, you surf the net, you buy something online or just generally interact with websites? Well, have you ever wondered what happens to your personal data? Or how is it that marketers always know exactly which products you have been looking at and which…

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Online Trading Voucher Scheme Get up to €2,500 in Grant Funding!


To get 10,000 Irish businesses online for the first time and to get a further 2,000 Irish SMEs trading online over a period of two years, the Government have introduced a “trade-online” voucher scheme as part of the National Digital Strategy. This allows businesses to secure funding for 50% of their projects spend, up to…

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Runner Up Wexford Chamber of Commerce Service Provider Award


Graphedia are Runner Up at Wexford Chamber of Commerce  Service Provider Award sponsored by Datapac The Wexford Business Awards, are countywide awards recognising the entrepreneurialism, innovation, diversity and talent of businesses across all sectors. The awards honour Wexford’s industry leaders through the acknowledgement of innovative business processes, product development, enterprise, sustainability and overall business success. Central…

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