Posted by Go Live UK on 23 Sep 2016
You can offer amazing products at outstanding prices and provide unbeatable service, but you're only going to get customers if people can actually find you. That means SEO matters. Here are some points to help get your e-commerce websites noticed by Google.
E-commerce websites must be mobile-friendly
Mobile-friendliness is currently a key criteri...
Posted by Go Live UK on 21 Sep 2016
The issue of secure payment is fundamental to successful e-commerce websites. Customers expect it and increasingly regulatory authorities demand it. Here are some tips on how to choose the right secure payment gateway for your website.
Secure payment = PCI compliance
PCI is short for PCI DSS – Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards. In si...
Posted by Amet on 28 Apr 2016
Local business directories aren't what they used to be. In years gone by they were weighty tomes delivered to doorsteps with a thud. These days, they still come in paper versions, but their real value is often in their digital editions. Here are some pointers to getting the most out of local business directories in the digital age.
Local business ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 14 Dec 2015
Can Vivaldi and Edge blunt Chrome’s dominance?
The history of the internet has been coloured by the wars of the web browsers. During the 1990s Netscape Navigator was the undisputed king of the web browsers, but by 2002 it had lost its crown to Internet Explorer. The 2002 launch of Firefox and the 2003 launch of Safari were, in hindsight, a sign ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 26 Oct 2015
In the early days of personal computers, storage meant old-fashioned floppy disks. Having 2 disk drives on the same computer was considered state-of-the-art technology. Younger people may find it hard to understand just what a huge improvement it was when disk-based hard drives came along. They soon became a staple in computing and for years it was...
Posted by Go Live UK on 02 Oct 2015
Schema is a kind of microdata that makes it simpler for search engines to parse and interpret the information of web pages more accurately and efficiently so as to serve relevant results to users based on the queries. When Schema markup is added to an HTML, the way a page is displayed in SERPs is improved. This will enhance the rich snippets that a...
Posted by Go Live UK on 24 Sep 2015
The Long Click is term used by the search engine giant Google. It is a patented metric which measures the Dwell Time on your site i.e. the amount of time the user spends on your site after clicking the relevant search result on Google. This metric helps Google to understand how helpful and relevant your site is to their users needs.
Posted by Go Live UK on 11 Sep 2015
It is fair to say that flat design is a controversial topic in the field of user interface; although Microsoft gave flat design the big initial push, the masses have certainly followed their clear lead.
There is no doubt that flat design offers great aesthetics and is easy to make responsive; though some designers have called it a fad and other ha...
Posted by Go Live UK on 21 Aug 2015
What is Branding?
Branding is the marketing practice of creating a name, design or name that identifies and differentiates a product from other products. In an increasing competitive markets, an effective and efficient brand strategy gives you a major edge over others. However, your brand tells your customers what they can expect from your product...
Posted by Go Live UK on 29 Jul 2015
Do great things.
Windows 10 Pro is designed to eliminate learning curves, remove limitations, and immediately empower you and your business to do great things. It helps you and your business do great things from anywhere and more securely, right from start.
Why Windows 10?
Windows has amazing capabilities that provide real examples of how the pr...
Posted by Go Live UK on 24 Jul 2015
Back in the early days of dial-up it was pretty unlikely that many were worried about the website page speed. But as technology evolves, so does the expectations of our website viewers, and in today’s fast-paced technological world, viewers expect to see a website appear before them within mere seconds.
Many website owners and businesses direct th...
Posted by Go Live UK on 03 Jul 2015
The deadline is looming for the moment when Microsoft finally ends its support for Windows Server 2003. But what does this mean for your business? Many assume that when they have IT support services in place, then all is fine, but unfortunately this isn’t the case. Having an IT backup solution in place will certainly help in a number of other insta...
Posted by Go Live UK on 18 Jun 2015
In today’s digital world, it is almost impossible to find a business that doesn’t have an online presence. However, a business can demand a lot of time from its workforce, where an online presence can come second to the more demanding day-to-day running of the business itself. Fortunately Go Live UK is able to advise a business on how to make the m...
Posted by Go Live UK on 15 Jun 2015
If you want a website for your business, you will also need to purchase web hosting.
Simply put, hosting refers to a server that houses all of the files needed for your website. This includes copy, images, videos, and more. Think of it as an offsite computer that powers your website and stores all of its data.
Without web hosting, your website wo...
Posted by Go Live UK on 04 Jun 2015
This summer we will be enjoying the newest and improved Operating System from Microsoft - Windows 10, which brings greater flexibility and mobility. Windows 10 will be available on 29th of July 2015 in more than 190 markets globally.
The menu brings up resizable tiles - similar to those featured in Windows 8's touch-centric interface on PCs and t...
Posted by Go Live UK on 03 Jun 2015
WordPress is by far the most popular content management system – known as a CMS – worldwide. It powers millions of websites, and your web developers may use it to build yours.
A fresh installation of WordPress gives developers access to thousands of premade themes to choose from – including both free and premium options.
At some point, you will n...
Posted by Go Live UK on 14 May 2015
Effective April, 2015, the WordPress 4.1.2 and 4.2.1 security releases were made available for download.
WordPress 4.1.2 Security Release
The 4.1.2 was a critical security release for all previous versions, according to Gary Pendergast of WordPress.
“WordPress versions 4.1.1 and earlier are affected by a critical cross-sit...
Posted by Go Live UK on 06 May 2015
The online world changes rapidly, and it is a more competitive space than ever.
Here are five significant web design trends you can expect to see in 2015.
1. Impressive Background Images
Many websites are now designed with full-width background images or video. This effect is often combined with large typography and parallax effects to create a ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 30 Apr 2015
Having a professional website online for both your current and prospective customers means a number of significant benefits to your small business.
Your website does not necessarily have to be complicated. It can be as simple as having an online presence where your customers can access updates and company information. In the digital age, it is exp...
Posted by Go Live UK on 22 Apr 2015
Yesterday Google officially released its mobile-friendly algorithm that will shake up search results and affect billions of websites not optimised for mobile browsing.
In case that you were one of those who didn’t believe this day will actually come here is the proof!
Business Insider: Google is making a giant change this week that could crush mi...
Posted by Go Live UK on 14 Apr 2015
Google Team discusses the latest Mobile-Friendly Algorithm that will be presented on 21st of April in a 4-weeek series. Official Google representatives will be giving essential information and answer all questions you may have about the upcoming mobile-friendly algorithm update.
Below you will find an extract of some of the most important question...
Posted by Go Live UK on 01 Apr 2015
You are probably familiar with search engine optimisation, which is more commonly abbreviated to SEO. While most businesses understand the importance of it, many are unaware that attracting local customers also hinges on an entirely different set of SEO services.
Local SEO shares several commonalities with organic SEO with several fundamental and ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 26 Mar 2015
Google has announced that as of 21st of April new changes in its algorithms will increase the importance of websites mobile-friendliness as a ranking factor. In other words, Google will now begin to reward websites that are easy for mobile users to access and navigate.
At the end of December 2014 Google started sending official warnings to non-mob...
Posted by Go Live UK on 19 Mar 2015
There are many CMS platforms you can use for your website development but have you ever wondered which of them are truly useful? Which Content Management Systems are most convenient and easy to use by users who do not have extensive computer knowledge? Which CMS platform will allow you to easily manage the content of your website?
Below you can fi...
Posted by Go Live UK on 17 Mar 2015
Posted by Go Live UK on 13 Mar 2015
Without the implementation of proper email security measures, your business may be at risk. This is especially true if your employees send sensitive data through email.
Here is a selection of email security tips for your small business to fight spam and other threats.
Update Your Email Software Regularly
Every day, new threats to email security ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 04 Mar 2015
When most people think of website development, their first thoughts include layout, colour scheme, copy, search engine optimisation and calls-to-action.
While these aesthetic and functional components are important, they pale in comparison to one single element – maintaining complete legal ownership over your website.
There are numerous horror st...
Posted by Go Live UK on 25 Feb 2015
Small businesses that rely entirely upon in-house IT solutions are at risk. If your business suddenly sustains a 30 percent increase in workload, could your IT team handle it? What if a key member of your IT team suddenly falls ill or needs to take time off?
Even if you completely outsource your networks to a traditional IT solutions provider, wha...
Posted by Go Live UK on 18 Feb 2015
Many project leaders feel website development should be fast, cheap and easy. In actual fact, nothing could be further from the truth. Designing a beautiful, effective website takes time, money and resources.
Templates Should Be Avoided
There are numerous templates available online that can be used to quickly and easily get a website up and runni...
Posted by Go Live UK on 11 Feb 2015
If it is time to upgrade your computer equipment, you may wish to consider switching your hard disk drives (HDDs) to solid-state drives (SSDs) for a boost to productivity.
If you are unsure of the difference, this article will explain what a SSD is and why it is the better for your business.
Benefits of a Solid-State Drive
Compared to HDDs, SSDs...
Posted by Go Live UK on 02 Feb 2015
Buying a domain name for your business can be exciting, but it can also be stressful. There are a number of best practices to consider before purchasing.
This Domain Must Represent You
When choosing a domain name, it is important to keep it short, simple, and easy to remember. At the same time, you want to include keywords or your location in wha...
Posted by Go Live UK on 27 Jan 2015
To put it simply, cloud computing is the practice of storing and retrieving data on a remote server over the internet. It can be used for virtually any type of business, and not just business security.
Aside from the numerous cloud computing conveniences of, there are three game-changing benefits that should be explored:
Increase Your Efficiency...
Posted by Go Live UK on 21 Jan 2015
Posted by Go Live UK on 16 Jan 2015
Your website is a reflection of your company, your brand, and your professionalism. It goes without saying that maintaining the quality of your website requires keen attention to detail.
Making regular use of website support services, including adding new information relaed to your products, or ensuring that you are optimised for search, will pay ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 08 Jan 2015
2014 was full of accomplishments for us here at Go Live UK. We are more than proud to present an overview of our highlights throughout the year.
During the last year Go Live UK has made a significant investment in upgrading its infrastructure and servers so that we can provide improved services for our clients’ websites and businesses by offering ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 23 Dec 2014
Most people have some information when it comes to what good SEO is: links, quality content, social media etc. But between the mixes of Panda, Penguin and Hummingbird updates, SEO has changed quite a bit. Tips and tricks that have worked in the past now do us no good and can even result in penalties to our website. These algorithm updates have forc...
Posted by Go Live UK on 17 Dec 2014
Airport Data / Penton Aviation Group
AirportData.com is an extensive network of databases delivering essential operational data for the aviation industry. Since 2012 AirportData.com is part of Penton Aviation Group owned by Penton Media Inc.- a leading information services company providing critical data for 16 million...
Posted by Go Live UK on 11 Dec 2014
We've all been in the position of receiving an unwanted e-mail, it could be a harmless marketing email, or it could be a more detrimental phishing e-mail that entices us to enter our personal information, much to the delight of many fraudsters worldwide. Some may even unleash a virus onto our computer that watches everything we do. Law enforcement ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 04 Dec 2014
Here is the second part of the e-commerce mistakes you should avoid these holidays.
4. Long Checkout process + lacking shipping/return policy.
When people do their holiday shopping, they just want to buy and get it over with. If you checkout process has a lot of steps, there's a chance you could lose someone's attention. The holiday season is dif...
Posted by Go Live UK on 01 Dec 2014
SBR Group provides services to all areas of the building sector. With a wealth of experience in the refurbishment field, particularly the Hotel sector, SBR has applied their skills, knowledge and understanding to the needs of the social housing market in the south east.
When SBR Group came to ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 19 Nov 2014
The holiday shopping spree has begun and business owners are preparing for the most important season of the year. It is estimated that the last two months of the year account for 20-40% of company revenue. Here is the 1st part of the list of the most common mistakes that e-commerce owners make.
1. You do not perform stress tests.
This is one of t...
Posted by Go Live UK on 06 Nov 2014
The most popular term used extensively around the marketing world is Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Today you can’t have an hour of peace without being bombarded with spam emails from the next SEO Expert or receive a cold call from a SEO Guru that promises to make all your Marketing dreams come true. The best approach you could take to protect y...
Posted by Go Live UK on 27 Oct 2014
Since earlier this year shorter version .uk domains are available, creating the possibility of registering ‘mybusiness.uk’ alongside ‘mybusiness.co.uk’. Surveys point out that maintaining an online presence is one of the most valuable assets of a business.
In order for businesses to grow their customer base, they need to keep up with changes in th...
Posted by Go Live UK on 13 Oct 2014
The launch of the 12.9-inch iPad is pushed back to make way for the growing demand of the newly released iPhone 6 plus handset. Recent estimates suggest 21 million iPhones 6 sold during launch fortnight and over 4 million units in the pipeline. The iPhone 6 Plus’s popularity has outgrown expectations causing disturbances among manufacturers to prod...
Posted by Go Live UK on 01 Oct 2014
A newly discovered bug in Bash software component potentially affecting anyone visiting a website hosted on a vulnerable server.
What is the Shellshock bug?
Over the past week it’s more than likely that you’ve heard of either Shellshock or Bash Bug - A newly discovered vulnerability found in a software component called Bash, which affects only Li...
Posted by Go Live UK on 18 Feb 2014
Take a look at the list below and get prepared for an exciting year of continuing smartphone revolution.
Responsive design covers various techniques that aim to make a website respond to the device it is viewed on. Responsive website responds to different sized view ports and resolutions, in order to provide the best possible e...
Posted by Go Live UK on 21 Oct 2013
Go Live UK is proud to announce that the company is expanding its clients’ base on three continents - starting an exciting new project for Team Mate Asia.
After the successful launch of website development services in the USA and Canada Go Live UK Ltd once again proves that we are one of the most established web solution companies and preferred pa...
Posted by Go Live UK on 12 Aug 2013
Web solution for young people developing their education.
Many young people from all over the world come to London to build their career or just to improve their English. London one London is company that already 10 years helps students to make their stay wonderful experience, offering best conditions to study and cozy home to stay.
The goal of t...
Posted by Go Live UK on 09 Aug 2013
Yesterday Go Live UK successfully launched Expert Removals new website. The company offers expert packaging, storage and removals in London and UK.
Beside the great design and high-end graphics the site is very easy to navigate. Visitors will find everything they need to choose their best offer and arrange smoothly and quick all necessary support ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 11 Jan 2013
The website is actually one single page the top part of which includes sections just as like every other website such as About Us, Projects, Contact, etc then send you to the required part of the website when clicked on them. This makes the website extremely easy to navigate. Another specific thing about it is the fact that a special typography is ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 14 Dec 2012
This year Google has announced the new changes in its search algorithms. Google's official blog announces that the 40 changes, applied to the search algorithm, aim at improving the search engine's results. Practically the company is aiming at improving its product and at becoming an irreplaceable leader among search engines globally. Here is a list...
Posted by Go Live UK on 23 Nov 2012
We, the team of the company, are dedicated to our mission – to provide instant high quality IT and web solutions to drive your business forward. These visitors are important not only for us, they mean a lot to our clients. This number is counting not just those people who have visited our website, it is the number of the unique visitors we have giv...
Posted by Go Live UK on 02 Nov 2012
The new website welcomes visitors with a contemporary look, clean design and steamlined user experience. The website has a fresh look that will appeal to a wide audience and presents the Traditionally Unique products in the best possible way. The new website is not only visually exciting but also expresses a clear and concise message of Traditional...
Posted by Go Live UK on 19 Oct 2012
Do you think your computer is slow? Do you get nervous by the low speed it performs tasks and loads pages?
If yes, here are some great news for you. Technology nowadays is working for you. It allows you to empower computers with the help of only one small upgrade. Thanks to this upgrade the computer perfomance gets much better, making your PC powe...
Posted by Go Live UK on 12 Oct 2012
Do you know that around 50% of small and medium businesses still don’t have a website and still believe that the web is not for them?
You as a small to medium business owner cannot afford to ignore the benefits of having a well formulated and executed web presence to take advantage of the exploding smart phone search and buy phenomenon.
Posted by Go Live UK on 05 Oct 2012
Air Livery, an established company with years of experience in the fileds of commercial and VIP aircrafts repainting are happy to announce the recent launch of their fully redesigned website. The redesigned website features easier navigation of the company dervices and a rich gallery and information about the company in order to improve customer ex...
Posted by Go Live UK on 28 Sep 2012
Lawdacity – a company created by a group of prefessonal consultants, facilitators, trainers and coaches are pleased to announce the launch of their new website which offers and training and coaching services to lawyers, solicitors, barristers and legal executives. Go Live UK are happy to be the company, providing highly efficient web solutions for ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 21 Sep 2012
Are you an owner of a hotel or any other type of accommodation? Definitely you want to gain more customers via your website, don't you? Now you can do it!
Go Live UK are delighted to present you a new type of booking feature created especially for owners of hotels and any other type of accommodation. The feature is easy to use, its implementation ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 24 Aug 2012
Are you losing money due to your old website?
In the era of Internet communication and online shopping, having an easy to use yet designed with style e-commerce website is a must. Probably you think that the website you already have is working for you and you do not need anything new. But you should reconsider, your competitors are already on the ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 17 Aug 2012
The redesigned website welcomes visitors with a contemporary look, clean design and steamlined user experience. The website has a fresh look that will appeal to a wide audience and presents the JewelEver products in the best possible way. The redesigned website is not only visually exciting but also expresses a clear and concise message of JewelEve...
Posted by Go Live UK on 10 Aug 2012
With the new system it has never been easier to sell through your website. And the best thing about it is that it is suitable not only for e-commerce websites! Whether you have a large amount of products in stock or just a single item – this is the right choice for you!. Ot even if you want to collect taxes through your website. The new solution ca...
Posted by Go Live UK on 27 Jul 2012
Go Live UK are proud to announce that their reliable partners from Ogone have supported the development of the new system and will provide continued operating support for the system after launch.
Go Live UK have been working together with Ogone for years to deliver the best available payment solutions to their clients. Now we are proud to be a par...
Posted by Go Live UK on 13 Jul 2012
The new marketing strategy of Go Live UK's client AirportData almost caused them a big headache. What they wanted was to transform one of the website pages name into airportdata.com/info. As this taks was created at a very short notice, the Go Live UK team dropped all their other work and went away beyond expectations to complete the job. They did ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 06 Jul 2012
State Bank of India recently announced the launch of their Premier Banking Service with a new identity and unique value added features to provide their customers with an extensive array of exclusive benefits that cater to their lifestyle needs. Go Live UK are happy to be, once again, the company State banke of India chooses to be their reliable web...
Posted by Go Live UK on 29 Jun 2012
As Google algorythms are constantly changing and the number of competitors in all business areas continues to increase Go Live UK clients Parks Candles and Edwards Recycling have recognised the need to take further steps in their Internet Marketing campaigns in order to keep the good positions they already have thanks to Go Live UK SEO strategy. Th...
Posted by Go Live UK on 22 Jun 2012
State Bank of India are already having a remarkable online presence trully reflective of their business size and brand thanks to the work of Go Live UK team. The next thing that needed to be done was developing their Service Desk system.
Go Live UK completed the project in a month only in a way to meet all of SBI's requirements. The project was st...
Posted by Go Live UK on 15 Jun 2012
Why Go Live UK is the best choice?
Because your problem will be solved as soon as it arises
Because usually it is resolved remotely, no site attendance necessary; and also if visit is required, the engineer will be there for you
Because we do understand your problems that is why you will get an open and honest approach to any issue
Because you ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 06 Jun 2012
IPv4 is the current version of the Internet Protocol, the identification system the Internet uses to send information between devices. The problem is that it only has room for about 4 billion addresses - not nearly enough for the world's people, let alone the devices that are online today and those that will be in the future: computers, phones, TVs...
Posted by Go Live UK on 29 May 2012
Nowadays, more than ever, unity between your business offline and your business online is not just important, it is a must! This unity is the thing we all should strive for and that is what Go Live UK offer to all of their clients – a unique, caring approach to their needs, requirements and visions in terms of website creating and an instant suppor...
Posted by Go Live UK on 21 May 2012
The website has been designed and built in such a way that will help clients get their conveyancing quote from experienced property lawyers and conveyancers easily and quickly. The website is aimed at people who are looking for a high quality conveyancing service at a lower than market average cost.
The simple to navigate website incorporates an o...
Posted by Go Live UK on 14 May 2012
Jane Murphy, previously a senior member of the “black, grey and navy corporate world” is now aiming at helping women get the most of themselves with her Style Therapy. Her main and most important requirement was the team of Go Live UK to build her online presence in the shortest possible terms so that she could start helping women improve their con...
Posted by Go Live UK on 27 Apr 2012
As a company with 14 years experience in the fields of web & IT business, Go Live UK fully understands the importance of running your business smoothly, effortlessly and in a cost – effective way. Go Live UK dedicated team of IT specialists provides you with advanced technology solutions and support to maximise the return on your IT investment.
Posted by Go Live UK on 11 Apr 2012
It has been widely discussed how to use Pinterest to promote your business. We have decided to take a look at the new social network from a different angle. Of course Pinterest is a great way to promote your services and products online but you should not forget that it is not the only one. After all Pinterest is a community, not a tool and in orde...
Posted by Go Live UK on 26 Mar 2012
Yes, we know this is an often discussed topic. But as it is always on the curve of the wave, we would like to take another look at it, this time from a different angle. As you may know there are ten basic social media tactics that this time we will spot just on the surface. Any of these approaches will make social media work for your brand. Here is...
Posted by Go Live UK on 05 Mar 2012
If you are interested in the social media you have certainly heard of Pinterest. As a matter of fact, Pinterest is not a recently launched social network. It has been on the Internet for about two years but its bagged limelight only in the last couple of months. And what is more, Pinterest is a great tool to use for your business. Here are some use...
Posted by Go Live UK on 21 Feb 2012
With the acquisition of Motorola Mobility Google gains control over one of the world’s largest mobile device manufacturers and hence takes its investment in the mobile to the next level. Meg Whitman, CEO of Hewlett-Packard, has shared with her HP partners that the deal between Google and Motorola will transform the Android operating system from an ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 26 Jan 2012
State Bank of India recognizes the need to use their website to connect with their customers. Some of the goals within the bank's strategy by launching the upgraded website are reaching out to new and already existing customers, creating an easy – to – navigate online presence and making online banking more convenient to use.
The new upgraded web ...
Posted by Go Live UK on 10 Jan 2012
Go Live UK is more than happy to inform you that we have a new logo. Our new corporate identity stands in order to further solidify our position as leaders in the area of e – commerce and web solutions for your business needs. The company's identity is kept in the new logo design still there are a few improvements. We have kept the original colours...
Posted by Go Live UK on 05 Jan 2012
Go Live UK is glad to announce that we started a redesign project for our client State Bank of India and we would like to welcome them warm again in our family. SBI (State Bank of India) is one of the largest and most popular banks and India and we are happy that they chose us again as we highly appreciate the trust and value our relationship. We a...
Posted by Go Live UK on 18 Oct 2011
You are aware of the fact that if you want to increase the popularity of your brand, you need to promote it through the social media like Facebook, Twitter, etc. But there is one thing for sure – no matter how many business pages you have on social media, all of them combined cannot compare to the effect of a website.
According to a recent researc...
Posted by Go Live UK on 18 Oct 2011
When it comes to your website, extra attention should be paid to every minute detail to make sure it performs optimally to serve its purpose. Here are seven important rules of thumb to observe to make sure your website performs well.
1) Do not use splash pages
Splash pages are the first pages you see when you arrive at a website. They normally ha...
Posted by Go Live UK on 18 Oct 2011
Know the Risks
No matter how real online interactions seem, they’re not quite like hanging out with friends because you never know for sure who you’re connecting with. You may be revealing personal details to a much wider audience than you realize–a mix of family, buddies, acquaintances, co-workers–and complete strangers.
When ordinarily you migh...
Posted by Go Live UK on 03 Oct 2011
Creating a website is not so much a fear, if we compare it to the education of other technical skills. Most people tend to give up and pack their bags as soon as they hear the word “programming” and “technical”. They think it`s too much of a hassle to actually learn a whole computer “language”. HTML, the most basic computer language in building web...
Posted by Go Live UK on 03 Oct 2011
As a web designer, you should design your websites to give your visitors the greatest ease of use, the best impression and most important of all a welcoming experience. It doesn’t matter if you had the greatest product in the whole world — if your website is poorly done you won’t be able to sell even one copy of it because visitors will be driven o...