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Key milestone reached as 250,000th .ie domain registered

by on August 16th, 2018

…reality is that if you can’t provide what customers want through your website then customers will look elsewhere.” David Curtin, CEO IE Domain Registry and Rasa Levinaite, owner of The Wicklow Street Clinic Importance of having a .ie Statistics from our Digital Health Index (Q4 2017) show that buying Irish is important to almost three-quarters (73%)…

OPTIMISE Programme – supporting industry bodies to assist SMEs to develop their online presence

by on July 16th, 2018

…online sales. To date, we have invested €742,000 in the programme. According to figures from our Digital Health Index (Q4 2017), nearly three-quarters of Irish SMEs do not engage in e-commerce and almost 20 percent of Irish SMEs have no online presence. This is despite the fact that 54% of consumers would shop with a competitor…

What’s the value of a website?

by on May 14th, 2018

…from our research. You can earn more money Having a website can improve your turnover. According to our Digital Health Index, digital-savvy Irish SMEs take home, on average, an additional €26,825 a year by selling their products and services on their website. This figure is up 12% in one year and we expect it to continue…


by on February 20th, 2018

…Our recent dot ie Digital Health Index (Q4 2017) reveals that SMEs are realising the benefits of selling online. While only 40% of Irish SMEs with websites can take sales orders, it is a notable improvement on just 30% in the previous wave of research. One of our accredited registrars , has highlighted a…

Dot ie Domain Profile Report January 2018

by on February 2nd, 2018

…like a very positive result, the reality is that the survey excludes the micro-businesses with fewer than ten employees that make up 92 percent of the Irish economy. The survey is therefore not an accurate reflection of Ireland’s e-commerce capability. “According to IEDR’s most recent dot ie Digital Health Index, a survey of predominantly Irish micro-businesses’…

Creating positive online experiences

by on December 18th, 2017

…your users an excellent online experience by making it easy for them to contact you with any questions or concerns. Is your contact information obvious on your website?  In our recent Digital Health Index, 83% of Irish consumers said that it is frustrating or extremely frustrating if a company does not have contact details on their…