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Gavin Stafford

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Matrix Internet Nominated For National Blog Award

Matrix Internet we are delighted to announce that, for the second year running  we have been nominated  on the Littlewoods Blog Awards Ireland 2016 shortlist in the Digital & Tech and Marketing & Communications categories.  Since our foundation in 2000, the Matrix team has always worked hard towards providing the best service for our clients so it is […]

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Dealing With Social Media Complaints 101

Those who maintain and manage the social media channels on behalf of a client or company know only too well the stress of the dreaded double c-word – customer complaints. For business owners, the advent of the digital age has proved to be a marketing revelation seeking to broadcast their message to a wider audience. […]

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How To Use Pokémon Go To Encourage Business

Last week we documented the origins and background of 2016’s hottest gaming app, Pokémon Go which has exploded in popularity worldwide since it’s launch at the beginning of July. Recent figures has suggested that the game has been downloaded a staggering 75 million times, making it the most downloaded app in history, both on IOS […]


Top 3 Free Ecommerce Plugins For WordPress

When many people think of an ecommerce website they think of Magento and complicated shopping cart software. However what they don’t realise is that it is indeed possible to build an operational and efficient online store by using WordPress. The platform has come a long long way from the service it was initially developed for […]


The Resurrection Of Pokémon

Unless you have been living on Jupiter for the past fortnight, you will have noticed the inescapable hysteria surrounding the 2016’s hottest new gaming fad – Pokémon Go. The app has taken the world by storm becoming the most downloaded app since it’s initial release on July 6th. The internet has been flooded with news and […]

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Are Parents Moving Over To Snapchat?

Those who set up their Facebook account  over five years ago will remember the heady days when the majority of the demographic was aged between 16-30. Facebook used to be cool, it used to be young & hip community strictly for a youthful generation. A place where young people could: interact with their friends, classmates […]


The IEDR Optimise Project PT.2

Last month we discussed our participation in the IEDR Optimise Fund 2015 and outlined the work that we carried out for a number of clients including, Physio Extra and Hook & Ladder. Our involvement in the fund allowed us to travel across the country and meet various new people and companies. This week we […]


Microsoft Set To Acquire LinkedIn

Microsoft Corp. have announced plans this week that they are set to purchase B2B networking platform LinkedIn for a reputed $26.2 billion. The acquisition – which is the biggest in the company’s history – is part of a new strategy by new CEO Satya Nadella to bolster it’s connection with business professionals across the globe […]


Instagram To Launch New Business Tools

Social networking giant, Instagram, have announced  that they intend to launch new in-app business tools specifically geared towards business owners and companies. The photo sharing platform , which was acquired by Facebook in 2012, has exploded in popularity over the last number of years which in turn has made it an essential platform for business […]


Case Study: The IEDR Optimise Project Pt.1

Last month (April 22nd) saw applications close for the Irish Domain Registry (IEDR) Optimise 2016 fund. The €750,000 fund , which is in its sixth-year was designed to help budding start-up Irish companies to prosper by enhancing their online presence by providing access to top professional digital agencies. Due to our efforts in last year’s […]

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