Electronic signatures, and signing documents digitally, has some great benefits

Why are e-signatures & trust services important? Businesses and individuals involved in commercial transactions or messaging activities need to have confidence in, and be trusting of, any communication that is sent in relation to that activity. This helps to ensure that documents sent electronically have not been altered in any way, that the sender can be easily recognised, and that the...
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O’Brien Media now has a presence in the heart of Shoreditch

Following an increasing number of web design and development projects for clients based in the Greater London area we've now got a presence in Shoreditch, on Paul Street, EC2A just a few minutes walk from Old Street, Liverpool Street and Shoreditch High Street stations. As with our Swindon offices, for security reasons visitors are strictly by appointment only. You can reach our Shoreditch...
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Say “Hello!” to our new website!

It's been long overdue for a makeover, and after 2 months of development we're pleased to announce the launch of our new and improved website. Old Links to our Website Any old links to pages and blog posts should continue to work, but if you find something that isn't working you can let us know using the "feedback" tab on the new site, by email to [email protected], or through the live...
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Why value matters more than price?

Listen to this post When we're developing websites and apps at O’Brien Media our goal is to create value innovation. This happens in creating something better than the current solutions at a lower price. Competing only with lower prices canablises business. Someone will always do it cheaper. As prices drop and profits shrink, running the business gets harder and harder. Instead, create...
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OBrien Media awarded Most Innovative Creative Design Agency 2018

We’re delighted to have won Most Innovative Creative Design Agency in South West England in the LUX Designer Awards 2018 for our online and offline design and marketing projects during 2017. The design industry is at the forefront of innovation and ultimately the growth of the global economies. Without the imagination and the creative flare of those not set to keep things the “same”,...
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5 tips to help you design a memorable business card

So how do you do you design a memorable business card that contacts will keep and remember, whilst giving a good impression of your brand? We’ve created a list of tips on how to get this essential marketing material right: 1. The simpler the better. Anything over-complicated will distract the reader, or influence the readability of the card altogether. 2. Make use of the white space. The...
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It’s the end of the road for Windows 8, Internet Explorer 8, 9 and 10

It’s the end of the road for Window 8.0 and Internet Explorer 8, 9, and 10. With Microsoft ending support on them today it's time to upgrade or make the job of hackers a whole lot easier. End of support for Windows 8 and IE means there will be no more security updates, or updates, via Windows Update and technical support from Microsoft is now off the table. IE 11 will, however, continue to be...
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We will be making some changes to our billing system over the Christmas period

Over the Christmas period, starting on the evening of the December 24th and running through to December 28th, we will be making some changes to our billing system to streamline our billing processes. Initially we will be making changes to the way that Direct Debit payments are collected which will allow us to combine payments for customers with multiple services and will more closely integrate...
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Keep customers and staff informed with SMS alerts

SMS text message marketing is quickly becoming the marketing method of choice to communicate special offers and time sensitive information to customers of businesses and organisations of all sizes.   Another popular use of SMS messaging is to keep customers and staff up to date with information on closures and other information in the event of bad weather. We offer a fully managed...
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