Web Development Grant Update

Latest / 20 April

Under the Government’s National Digital Strategy, the expanded Trading Online Voucher Scheme helps small businesses with up to 10 employees to trade more online, boost sales and reach new markets. There is up to €2,500 available through the Local Enterprise Offices with co-funding of 10% from the business.

Training and further business supports are also provided by Local Enterprise Offices, and businesses that have already received a Trading Online Voucher can now apply for a second voucher, where upgrades are required.

E-mail or telephone your Local Enterprise Office to find out more.

What the Online Trading Vouchers can be used for

  • IT consultation
  • Development or upgrade of an e-commerce website
  • Implementing Online payments or booking systems
  • Purchase of Internet related software
  • Purchase of online advertising
  • Developing an app
  • Implementing a digital marketing strategy i.e. Social media marketing
  • Consultation with ICT experts for early stage adopters of online strategy
  • Training/ skills development specifically to establish and manage an online trading activity

As you can see, the trading voucher can be used for developing your business online by exploring different avenues in digital marketing like Adwords, search engine optimisation (SEO), social media marketing or additional website features like booking systems or eCommerce upgrades.

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