Ignatius Vermaak

Ignatius Vermaak

Technical Lead

Iggi has been “WordPressing” it since the beginning of 2011 and has become an expert at conceptualising technical WooCommerce solutions. Iggi juggles his time consulting and developing technical specifications for all our WooCommerce projects, managing our developers , handling support requests and ensuring an agile and efficient workflow in our team.

In his off time he likes making music on his computer, he also never misses a game of Rugby.

My Experience Joining the LightSpeed Team

LightSpeed’s most recent addition, Jacques, writes about joining the LightSpeed team, and how he’s enjoying the remote working experience.

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LightSpeed Team Retreat 2018

LightSpeed have spent the first part of 2018 working hard on securing new business, and also cementing the excellent relationships that we have with our existing clients. We feel extremely positive about how 2018 has progressed thus far, and have taken on new staff to supplement our excellent team….

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LightSpeed’s Furry Friends

The LightSpeed team are a remote team, which means we all get to enjoy working in an environment with our pets. We’ve compiled a get-to-know the pets of LightSpeed article.

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Top Bookings website pitfalls and how LightSpeed can help you to avoid them

If you are running an online booking website, or would like to, we’ve compiled this list of pitfalls which we help our clients to avoid when building bookings websites for them.

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LightSpeed’s Services Packages

We’ve forged ahead and set up a range of packages, which we are now marketing directly from our own site. We wanted to find ways to streamline our process and a big part of this was to clearly define what our clients are getting within the various packages.

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Top subscription and membership pitfalls and how Lightspeed can help you avoid them

Subscription and membership websites are definitely not the same thing, however they do share many similar pitfalls and mistakes that can be avoided.

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Top eCommerce pitfalls and how LightSpeed can help you avoid them

Launching your eCommerce website can be a daunting project to take on, there is so much to consider before you even start selling your product or service online.

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2017 In Review

The LightSpeed team enjoyed a relaxing afternoon on the slopes of Table Mountain, taking in the amazing view over the Atlantic Ocean, chilling in hammocks, and reflecting on what has been a very busy and challenging year at LightSpeed.

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LightSpeed Joins the Fiverr Pro Network

Recently LightSpeed were invited to the Fiverr Pro network, when they saw our profile on the WooExpert network. We are the first WordPress professionals to get this honour.

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LightSpeed certified as a Codeable Expert

On a recent “working remotely” trip to Europe and the US, I attended WordCamp in Paris, where I was fortunate enough to meet Per Esbensen. Per is the CEO of Codeable, a network of WordPress developers providing high quality services to the WordPress community.

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LSX Theme: Version 2.0 Released

We are proud to announce that LSX theme version 2.0 has been released! A major visual re-design, new extensions and awesome interconnected content.

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Tour Operator Plugin: Version 1.1 Released

With the v1.1 of the Tour Operator plugin we’ve done a complete design overhaul. The main functionality remains the same, but its looks have improved.

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The Success Academy

Design & Development, WooCommerce

Naturopathic

Design & Development, WooCommerce

Run it Off

WooCommerce

FISA

WooCommerce

ATI Holidays

Tour Operators, WooCommerce

Inner Glow

WooCommerce

Tracks4Africa

WooCommerce

Londolozi

MailChimp

Agfacts

Design & Development, WooCommerce

David J Cartwright
Role & Company: MD | ATI Holidays

Internet trends and technology change apace, and in a matter of a few short years, our pioneering website was little…

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