Category: Web Development

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?"

Failure to launch: why so many businesses struggle to put new websites live

Working with clients on their web design can be a diverse experience. Some clients need everything done YESTERDAY and really pile the pressure on, especially if they have outsourced their work to us. Other clients seem to have no discernible timeframe, happily waiting months to review the website that is otherwise ready to launch. Either … Continue reading "Failure to launch: why so many businesses struggle to put new websites live"

What’s the difference between adaptive and responsive websites?

A lot of the business we’re doing at FutureLab is with new clients wanting to upgrade their outdated websites. The really classic ‘old’ websites are those 1-page sites with a textbox half the width of the page and tiny script inside. You know the ones we mean.

Web Hatchery Website Launch

We are excited to announce the launch of our new website, Web Hatchery! Web Hatchery will provide professional website design and development services to small businesses, organisations and start-ups who want to become successful in the online marketplace – without breaking the bank. Web Hatchery makes getting a website an affordable affair, offering its customers … Continue reading "Web Hatchery Website Launch"

FutureLab becomes Magento Sweet Tooth development partner

FutureLab became a Sweet Tooth development partner in New Zealand! We develop Magento websites and we had used Sweet Tooth many times before now becoming a recognised and official partner.

Why good quality websites are important for ROI

Why create a website? How would you find the answer to any question you care to ask? Search it on the internet of course. These days, there’s no getting away from the online world. The internet has everything covered; services to use, items to buy and places to go are all at your fingertips. Needless … Continue reading "Why good quality websites are important for ROI"