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December 14, 2018

5 Reasons Why Your E-Commerce Site Is Failing

Online shopping is so convenient which is why this technology is booming and is here to stay. Anyone can have an online shop. It's as easy as creating a website…
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December 12, 2018

5 Website Design Mistakes That Will Increase Your Bounce Rate

Just having a website won't guarantee loads and loads of customers. In fact, a website with a bad design can do more good than harm and should be avoided at…
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December 7, 2018

Why You Should Consider a Maintenance Agreement with Your Website Developer

A maintenance and support contract is a service agreement signed with your web developers. In this agreement between the developer and the client, the client agrees to pay a monthly…
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December 5, 2018

3 Customised Software Features to Help You Measure Your Marketing Success

Over the last two decades, we've seen the world of marketing automation and CRM (customer relationship management) develop dramatically and the only constant, it seems, is change. One thing we…
30-NOV-2018 Custom Software
November 30, 2018

Bespoke Software Advantages and Disadvantages

When it comes to running your business processes, you have two options. You can use off-the-shelf software or a customised software solution. Each of them come with a set of…
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November 28, 2018

7 Features You Should Definitely Add to Your Website

When it comes to designing your website, the sky's the limit. Platforms like WordPress offers thousands of plugins that will give you any functionality you need. Just don't overdo it…
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November 23, 2018

How to Build a Mobile App and Make Money

It's no secret that smartphones are one of the most impressive inventions of our generation. Not only can it be used to communicate calls and messaging, but it can also…
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November 22, 2018

How Often Should Your Mobile App Be Updated?

Mobile app updates can sometimes be a pain but they are necessary to keep your app running smoothly. Additionally, it's always a good idea to improve your application so you…
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November 21, 2018

3 Brand Awareness Strategies That Actually Work

"I don't need my business to grow," said no one ever! Every business, no matter the size, has one goal in common: To flourish. Otherwise, what would be the point…
31-OCTOBER-2018 Custom Software
October 31, 2018

The Beginner’s Guide to Designing a Mobile Application

If you have a mobile phone or smart device, you make use of mobile applications. Think about it, do you actually know people that don't? They are few and far…
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October 11, 2018

6 Website Design Mistakes That Lowers Your Conversion Rate

A common mistake many business owners still make is to focus on a good looking web design instead of one that increases their conversion rates. Your bespoke website needs to…
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October 10, 2018

5 Reasons To Choose WordPress For Your Website

There are many different platforms on which you can design a great looking, well-functioning website for your business. Choosing the right one can sometimes be a challenge. At Netgen, we…
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October 4, 2018

4 Ideas To Make a Website Stand Out From Your Competitors

Any business should be unique and discover ideas to make a website stand out - It's common knowledge that businesses big and small benefit from having an online presence. In…
02-october-2018-netgen-blog Custom Software
October 2, 2018

3 Common Misconceptions About Custom Software Development

There are misconceptions about custom software development people have which is why we have decided to set the record straight. As a business owner, you want your business processes to…
27-sept-2018-net-blog Custom Software
September 27, 2018

3 Reasons Why Business Owners Should Consider Bulk SMS Marketing

SMS is a universal communication tool that has the ability to reach 7 billion devices and over 5 billion people worldwide. According to research, 98% of SMS messages are opened…
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September 25, 2018

3 Myths About Digital Marketing You Probably Still Believe

Digital marketing has become huge in recent years and (almost) everyone is taking advantage of the benefits it has to offer. But, believe it or not, there are some business…
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September 20, 2018

Which Is Better: A Mobile App or Responsive Website?

Mobile-friendly content is has become crucial with the range of smart devices available on the market. Not only does it make it easier to connect with users, it will help…
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September 18, 2018

7 Fast Facts About Bespoke Application Development

Mobile apps have become extremely popular since the first smart device was introduced. There is literally an app for everything from shopping, entertainment, weight loss and exercise, communication and remotely…
05-august-2018 Custom SoftwareNetgen News
September 13, 2018

4 Reasons Why Your Business Absolutely Doesn’t Need a Website

Everyone these days have a website. From the restaurant, you love to the little flower shop around the corner. But is it really necessary to spend the money for a…
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September 13, 2018

Custom Software Development Is the Answer to Most of Your Business Problems

Have you ever had to invest in expensive software to fulfil just one specific function that your current software can't? You're not alone, it happens all the time with off-the-shelf…
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September 13, 2018

How to Improve the Google Ranking of Your Website

Everyone wants to be number one on Google but the truth is it requires in-depth knowledge and it takes a lot of work to get you there. There are various…
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September 13, 2018

Top Reasons To Choose Netgen For Your Bespoke Application Development

There are so many good reasons to develop a mobile application for your business. A mobile app is a direct marketing channel to your existing and potential customers. Because it…
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September 13, 2018

5 Things You Should Do When Developing Custom Software

Developing custom software for your business is an intensive process that requires commitment from both yourself and the developer providing it. Below we are looking at some things you can…
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September 13, 2018

5 Signs Your Web Designer Is Not a Professional

Your company website is often the first point of contact between your business and customer. If your website doesn't impress them or load too slow, they'll move on to your…
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September 13, 2018

Avoid These Mistakes When Building an App for Your Business

As you may already know, it's beneficial for companies, big and small, to have a mobile application. Gone are the days when apps were limited to on social media sites,…
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September 13, 2018

Why Buy Ready-made Software When You Can Have a Customized Solution

There are many software options available that will aid you in running your business. And while they may have all the functionalities you need right now, they might not have…
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September 13, 2018

5 Tips for Working with Web Designers

Many websites are designed by a friend who knows someone, a family member that has no idea what they're doing or even business owners themselves. But eventually, you'll want a…
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September 13, 2018

Does My Business Need A Mobile App?

Mobile apps first made its appearance 10 years ago. Only the biggest companies had apps back then but in the last few years having an app has become a significant…
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September 13, 2018

What Is Digital Marketing Strategy and Why Do You Need It?

Digital marketing is a way of marketing products and services through one or more modes of electronic media. It helps the marketing team analyse what's being viewed, for how long…
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July 16, 2018

What Information Does a Web Designer Need Before They Can Start Building My Website?

So you've invested in your first website and what an excellent investment you've made! The next step is to give your developer information and a lot of it. If you…
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July 11, 2018

4 Ways To Make Money With Your App Without Using Ads

So, you've built a fancy new mobile app for your business. Now what? A mobile app is great for being more hands-on with customer experience and service but you did…
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July 4, 2018

9 Factors To Consider When Selecting A Website Builder

There are various website builders available which make it challenging to choose THE one. Ultimately, the goal is to have a catchy design and a website that's fast and SEO…
27-june-2018-blog Custom SoftwareNetgen News
June 27, 2018

7 Reasons Why Your Business Needs A Custom Software Solution

Custom software (also known as bespoke software) is a solution developed by a software development company, particularly for your business to meet specific needs. This type of software will enable…
june-20-2018 Custom SoftwareNetgen News
June 20, 2018

Top Reasons Why Website Speed And Performance Matters

Website speed is one of the major factors that will determine your ranking position in search engines. While speed hasn't been a ranking factor in the past, it's quickly becoming…
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June 15, 2018

Don’t know your API from your SQL in software development lingo?

Seriously, for those of us who are technologically challenged, understanding acronyms like API’s and SQL’s, and how they apply to software, would take us too many years’ worth of study…
08-june-2018-blog Custom SoftwareNetgen News
June 8, 2018

Get the most out of your website with an integrated website marketing strategy!

What is an integrated website marketing strategy you may ask? And what does that short statement actually mean? That’s okay.  Most of us go slightly squint when these technical terms…
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June 6, 2018

Keep It Local By Using Netgen For Your Software Development Needs

Custom software development suggests the creation of custom tools and programs to help improve the efficiency of your business. By investing in these programs, you will reduce the manual workload…
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June 1, 2018

Bank on 4 essential web solutions under one roof at Netgen.

The 4 essential web solutions under one roof on offer at Netgen is a lot like the 4 seasons in 1 day we experience, particularly in Cape Town – while…
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May 30, 2018

Make Your Business Processes More Efficient With Custom Software Programmes

Generic, licensed software packages come with many features that your business don't necessarily need. A lot of time is wasted on trying to navigate around prompts for action that is…
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May 25, 2018

How can a mobile app help to grow your business?

Our addiction to mobile phones and other mobile devices has opened up a whole new marketing avenue for any and every type of business, big or small.  If you don’t…
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May 24, 2018

Netgen Is The Software Development Company For All Your Software Needs

Software development is the process of creating unique software programs for clients to fulfil specific needs of their business. While it's completely possible to use software that already exists in…
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May 23, 2018

3 Benefits Of Choosing A Reputable WordPress Developer For Your Web Design

Many business owners find out the hard (and expensive) way that hiring a newbie or letting a friend or family member design your website is a bad idea. You'll be…
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May 17, 2018

Top Reasons To Choose Netgen As Your WordPress Website Developer In Cape Town

When you are in the market for a website, whether you're just starting out or upgrading your current website, you'll need to put some thought into selecting your developer. You'll…
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May 16, 2018

Let Netgen Take Care Of Your Online Marketing While You Take Care Of Your Business

Technology is a big part of everyone's life these days. That's why it's crucial to have an online presence for your business and online marketing should be high up on…
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May 10, 2018

Benefits Of Having A Custom Website Design

Technology has evolved rapidly in the last decade or two and it will continue to do so for years to come. Some business owners still think that a website is…
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May 9, 2018

Common website mistakes made by small to medium businesses.

Common website mistakes made by small to medium businesses. Before we go into the most common mistakes small businesses make in the design and setting up of their company website,…
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May 3, 2018

How Bespoke Application Development Can Help Grow Your Bottom Line

Mobile applications are quickly becoming a necessity for business owners who want to grow their business. This is due to technology evolving at a rapid rate over the last few…
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May 2, 2018

Is your current software really working for you?

Many companies that have been in business for a long time have found themselves stranded with obsolete software like Delphi or Visual Basic and nowhere to turn for support. This…
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April 25, 2018

Looking for web design, custom software, marketing solutions or mobile apps in South Africa?

If you are looking for any or all of the above, Netgen has an experienced team of I.T. specialists with a diverse set of skills to offer clients, designing cutting-edge…
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April 18, 2018

Is it really that important to have a mobile app added to the marketing strategy of your small business?

Unless you have been living completely off the grid in a remote world cut off from technology, by now you should know that the next step to moving your website…
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April 11, 2018

Uncomplicate The Workload Of Your Employees With The Help Of A Software Development Company

Time is money. Especially when it comes to running a business. While job creation is great, you still have to keep your businesses bottom line in mind. Which means you…
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April 5, 2018

Upgrade Your Website And Stand Out From Your Competitors With The Help Of Professional WordPress Developers In Cape Town

Your website is the online face of your company. These days, your company most certainly will be found online and first impressions are lasting. You might have a website that…
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March 28, 2018

Hook Your Business Up With A Mobile App By Hiring A Professional IOS Developer In Cape Town

Mobile apps are all the rage right now. Everybody seems to have one. And with good reason. They are extremely beneficial to any business. It can be used as a…
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March 22, 2018

Automate Your Business Systems With A Customized Software Application From Netgen

Technology has come a long way since the release of the first computer and it's not anywhere near to slowing down in development. Technology has made it possible to formulate…
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March 19, 2018

5 Reasons Why Your Ios Developer In Cape Town Should Include Push Technology In Your Mobile Application

So you're thinking of having a mobile app developed for your business? The first thing you need to do is to appoint a reputable Ios Developer in Cape Town. Once…
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March 12, 2018

What Is Responsive Web Design And Why You Should Demand It From Your WordPress Developer In Cape Town

Responsive web design is a relatively new concept and almost every client wants their website to be responsive, whether they know what it means or not. Below we'll explain what…
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March 5, 2018

Top Reasons Why Copywriting Should Be Part Of All Web Design Services In Cape Town

While a picture is worth a thousand words, when it comes to the internet, words are a crucial part of getting your message across. Copywriting is a handy and effective…
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March 1, 2018

3 Reasons Why Your Business Needs A Custom WordPress Design

With all the web design platforms available, you might be asking: what makes WordPress so special? While there are many benefits of a custom WordPress design that we'll address later…
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February 26, 2018

Which Ecommerce Platforms Are The Best For Your custom website design Johannesburg?

Choosing the best e-commerce platform for your custom website design in Johannesburg can be a challenging decision to make when setting up your online store. With so many options available…
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February 22, 2018

5 Benefits of Mobile Apps And Why You Should Hire The Best Android and iOS App Developer in Cape Town To Design One For You

We all have them. I'm talking about smartphones. The primary function of these smart devices, other than making phone calls, of course, is to run a multitude of applications that…
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February 15, 2018

5 Benefits of having an online store for your business

Online shopping has become a way of life for many people. Not only is it much less time consuming than going to the mall and standing in long lines, you…
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February 8, 2018

What Is Google PPC Advertising And Why Should You Get An IT Software Development Company To Run Your Next Campaign

PPC (pay-per-click) ads are the adverts that appear on your Google search results, usually on the top or right-hand side. You have to have a basic understanding of Google Adwords…
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January 29, 2018

Affordable custom WordPress design in Cape Town doesn’t get better than it is with Netgen!

Taking into account the 50 years’ worth of experience shared between the trio that formed Netgen back in 2000, and the talented young I.T. professionals they have gathered since then,…