Have you heard about the Google update?

What’s happening on the 21st April 2015? Google recently announced that from the 21st of this month, the way that search results are ranked on mobile devices will undergo a ‘significant’ change. From that date, if your website is not mobile-friendly, it will drop in the mobile search result rankings. What’s so special about being … Continue reading "Have you heard about the Google update?"

FutureLab have moved!

We’ve moved! But don’t worry, we’re still offering quality web design in the heart of Takapuna. We’ve moved our office from Lake Road to 84B Hurstmere Road, Takapuna, right on the main street. The entrance to our building is handily located right next to KiwiYo in Takapuna, and we’re just 2 minutes from beautiful Takapuna … Continue reading "FutureLab have moved!"

Cyber Monday up, Black Friday down: what does it mean for NZ online retail?

Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving when stores in the US traditionally erupt in a frenzy of consumer madness – is shifting to the online retail world. While 2014’s Black Friday still saw queues of shoppers at all hours of the day and night on Thanksgiving Day and the day after, the latest estimates have … Continue reading "Cyber Monday up, Black Friday down: what does it mean for NZ online retail?"

Domain name .nz – is it worth changing your domain?

So unless you’ve been living under a rock this week, you’ll have heard about the new “exciting” changes to New Zealand domain names. At FutureLab HQ, where I’m copywriter in residence, we’ve already had many calls from clients wanting to know more information about what this all means, so let’s go through the options for … Continue reading "Domain name .nz – is it worth changing your domain?"