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Black Friday 2018: Four Killer Tips to Maximise Conversions

12.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Is your eCommerce store ready for this year’s peak retail period? Today marks six weeks until Black Friday and now is the time to prepare if you haven’t already. This Black Friday and Cyber Monday are predicted to attract a mind-bending £4.47bn of online spending. Year on year, these two weeks during November are packed with plummeting prices over all areas of commerce, with mobile overtaking desktop as our preferred means of bagging a great deal. By the end of 2018, mobile will make up 70% of eCommerce traffic and the average cart abandonment will be more than 69%. To…

How To Leave Your Website Over Christmas

21.12.2017 by Al McCloud

For the best Christmas experience your technology’s got to go, hasn’t it? In fact, for a truly Dickensian Christmas, you should turn off the power, light some candles and rely on paper hats, crackers and charades. Who needs the internet…

Six Things You Didn’t Know About Reindeer

20.12.2016 by Katherine Kelly

Not to bang on about it but Christmas is really nearly here, which means that it’s time to start getting in the spirit! Whether you’re a festive fanatic, love a good fact, or are going to be entertaining any kids…

Merry Christmas from UKFast!

25.12.2015 by Katherine Kelly

Well hello December 25th, we’ve been expecting you! I’m going to guess that right about now you’re falling asleep on a comfy sofa, with a festive film on in the background, a glass of well-earned wine in your hand, and…

Santa Hosted by UKFast

17.12.2015 by Katherine Kelly

At UKFast we pride ourselves on supporting our clients to the best of our ability, and sometimes that means helping a client with very er, particular needs. However, we enjoy a challenge and when it’s a client that has such…

A Cracking Way to Start the Week

7.12.2015 by Katherine Kelly

It’s Monday, and there’s a good chance you’re suffering from the after-effects of your work Christmas party, so we’ve got a little something to cheer you up! If there are two things us UKFasters love, it’s Christmas and a terrible…

Merry Christmas From UKFast

24.12.2014 by Katherine Kelly

Christmas Eve is finally here, and hopefully you’re stuffed full of mince pies! And good cheer. But mostly mince pies. Here’s a mid-week roundup to see you through the festivities, because sure, why wouldn’t you want to read about technology…

Xmas Is A Time For (#Uber)Giving

18.12.2014 by Katherine Kelly

Between 2-8pm today #uberGIVING is offering Uber drivers in London and Manchester a slightly more worthy cargo than drunk partyers and lazy people (yes, I used Uber last night even though I was right next to a metro stop); it’s…

How To Avoid The Christmas Crash

1.12.2014 by Katherine Kelly

As anyone with a pair of eyes and a shred of sanity is aware, Black Friday has become ‘the day you take your life into your own hands’ if you dare enter a shop; so it would have been understandable…

Manchester’s Mission This Christmas

17.11.2014 by Katherine Kelly

Regardless of whether you hate sprouts, hate snow, or hate everybody, December 25th is a time for giving; and with this in mind - and considering that one in three - yep, one in three! - children in Manchester don’t…