Finalists at 2018 Northern Marketing Awards

Northern marketing awards

We are delighted to have been shortlisted in the ‘Best Not-for-profit campaign’ at Prolific North’s Northern Marketing Awards for the work we did on the Petty Pool College and Outdoor Centre project. More details to follow as we very much look forward to the award ceremony in November. You can find out more about the Petty Pool website project […]

From Man Bags to Manchester Airport

ecommerce website

PLANET AMAZING BROADENS CLIENT MIX TO FUEL RAPID GROWTH Just six months after landing at the Sharp Project, East Manchester, web and graphic design agency, Planet Amazing, is celebrating a stellar collection of new clients, including men’s fashion e-tailer, Gentlemen’s Practice, film and TV props hire company, Props Props Props (website design and construction), Manchester […]

The Eagle has landed! – Planet Amazing moves to the Sharp Project, Manchester

Sharp Project

Things have really taken off this year for Planet Amazing. We have been working on more fantastic web and user interface design projects, launching new brands and we have also been collaborating with one of Manchester’s best Ruby on Rails development companies. The time has now come to take our business to the next level, we are over the moon to announce that we are opening up our new office at The Sharp Project in Manchester.

Reasons to choose WooCommerce for your shop

Essentially, WooCommerce by WooThemes is just another free WordPress plugin. However, you would be extremely hard-pressed to find a similar plugin which holds the same level of potential.

Launched in late September 2011, WooCommerce now supports a sizeable slice of the ever-growing ecommerce pie, boasting over 1.6M downloads from across the globe.

The open-source platform provides users with a feature extensive, yet hugely user-friendly experience, making it perfect for ecommerce startups to get a feel for online business in a way which is easy to digest, and doesn’t cost an arm or a leg.

So, let’s take a look at just how WooCommerce fits the bill for budding online merchants.

The problem with running good ads for bad websites


Even though at first glance your website might seem OK, if your website is just OK and your competitors websites are awesome, then relatively speaking your website doesn’t cut it in the fast moving web world.

Another consideration is that although your website may have been good a few years ago, if your new and/or existing competitors now have awesome new websites, then relatively speaking, your website isn’t as good as it used to be. And because more and more people are searching using mobile devices, to compete in today’s market your website needs to be mobile optimised.