Articles by Annelie Fouche

2021 Website Trends to Take Note Of

2021 Website Trends to Take Note Of

Innovative website trends are set to dominate this year. Among a myriad of other factors, COVID-19 is most probably set to change the way we shop forever. A basic search on Google will quickly show you some interesting statistics since the global pandemic hit. 'Covid...

A Time to Work and a Time to Rest

A Time to Work and a Time to Rest

There is virtue in work and there is virtue in rest. Use both and overlook neither. Alan Cohen The World Health Organisation (WHO) has officially recognised burnout as a medical diagnosis. The condition now appears in the organisation’s International Classification of...

Up your what? The Importance of UX and UI in Web Design

Up your what? The Importance of UX and UI in Web Design

Up your conversion rates with good User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) design Yep, we said it, and no, UX and UI are not some kind profanities we are hurling at you as an insult (although bad UX/UI could be seen as one to your customers). So, let’s break this...

POPI: Why is website compliance important?

POPI: Why is website compliance important?

POPI: The Entrance Hallway to your Website The Protection of Personal Information Act (aka the POPI Act) sets conditions for the lawful processing of personal information. Certain sections of the act came into effect on 1 July 2020, with other sections commencing on...

The Union Between Websites and Social Media

The Union Between Websites and Social Media

Is there a union between Websites and Social Media? In the following blog, we chat about the relationship between these two different digital strategy components, how they complement each other and how you can use it to your benefit.

WooCommerce vs Shopify

WooCommerce vs Shopify

Two of the most prominent platforms for building e-commerce sites are WooCommerce and Shopify.

We are often asked which of the two is best. The answer is not straightforward, because both are very powerful. Choosing which will come down to your own preferences, available resources, and goals.

WordPress vs Joomla for Websites

WordPress vs Joomla for Websites

Both WordPress and Joomla are what is known as CMS’s. Joomla started out in 2005 meant to serve portal-like websites, whilst WordPress launched 2 years prior in 2003 and was originally a blog-focused platform. Presently, both WordPress and Joomla have evolved into systems that are fully capable to run any type of website.