02 Mar: New website launched for EUCU Trading

We have developed a new eCommerce website for EUCU Trading  (, one of the largest suppliers of janitorial products, catering supplies, food hygiene supplies and recently industrial chemicals in the North East of Ireland. The website is mobile responsive and staff from EUCU Trading can update the website in-house.

02 Mar: Which Payment Provider to use Selling Online?

When designing a new e-commerce website, there’s much to consider including which payment provider you should use, which one would be best for taking payments from your customers? When selling online, people can purchase from you 24 hours a day from anywhere in the world so unless you are specifically targeting an Irish audience solely, […]

15 Jan: New website launched for The Rutland Centre

We have redesigned the Rutland Centre website (, one of the most respected private addiction rehabilitation centres in Ireland. The website is mobile responsive and staff from the Rutland Centre can update the website in-house. Testimonial from Maebh Leahy, Chief Executive. Aura Web Design has helped The Rutland Centre move into the digital age with […]

15 Dec: How To Increase Online Sales via Social Media

Christmas is coming up fast so here’s some tips to help you increase your online sales by using the social media platforms of Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter effectively. 3 Things Customers Want To Know Your last ‘posting date before Christmas’ for their location. Customers want confirmation their purchases will arrive on time so state […]

27 Nov: 9 Tips for Increasing Your eCommerce Sales

Are you trying to increase your sales? Would you like to grow your exports? Are you trying to reach more buyers overseas or expand into markets abroad? More and more Irish businesses are taking advantage of Internet Marketing and eCommerce to grow their sales. As we all know, the Irish population is small, even smaller […]

18 Nov: Realex Payments Upgrades to Web Certificates

Realex Payments are making changes to the web certificates. If you use Realex Payments to process credit cards on your website and you a 128 bit (sha1) SSL certificate then you need to upgrade this certificate to 256 bit (sha2).  If you are using Realex’s hosted page i.e. where your customer processes the payment on the […]

06 Oct: eCommerce Digital Voucher Grant for SMEs

The Local Enterprise Offices are currently operating the Digital Voucher Scheme. This is a 50% grant of up to 2500 euros plus vat for ecommerce related development. If you are planning on developing a website for selling online or want to upgrade your existing ecommerce website with any of the following: Seeking advice on developing […]