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LeadR – The Leadership Development app

Well…Another first Friday of the month is almost over and so is another LDCM. We had a great turnout this week, as we changed from our usual home of the Mezzanine in Platform, up to the third floor with the Platform. This post will be a rundown of the events of the morning and give […]

NVisage – The AR visualisation app

Another LDCM under the belt and despite August being a month of people being away on their jollies, we still had lots of great ideas for a brand new app…we didn’t “NVisage” this one. Don’t forget the next LDCM will be the first Friday in September! The Classic LDCM Approach Our Coffee Mornings are sponsored […]

Leeds the Way – the way to discover Independent Leeds

Another successful LDCM and a very busy one! We were celebrating our 2 year anniversary of running the Leeds Digital Coffee Morning. Here’s a rundown of what happened at this month’s LDCM – don’t forget that if you couldn’t make it this month, there is another at the start of August! The LDCM process Our […]

Travely – a new travel wellbeing app

After last month’s version of LDCM being based around Star Wars Day, this month it was back to our usual format. If you’re still yet to visit one of our famous Coffee Morning’s, we’ll give you a little rundown so you’re more aware of how it works and our crowd-sourcing app process, ready for next time! […]

‘The Force’ takes over LDCM

An LDCM with a twist this week! Hosting our monthly coffee morning this time on May 4th, of course meant we had to incorporate a Star Wars theme. In our usual format of LDCM, along-side sweet treats from our friends at 200 Degrees, crowd-sourcing brings fresh and diverse ideas for a new app, but we […]

Plan&Go – the social planning app

After we were unfortunately left with no choice but to cancel March’s Coffee Morning due to weather conditions of the extreme kind (yes, that snow!) we were raring to get back to our monthly routine with another LDCM last Friday. If you haven’t been, it is one of our longest standing and most popular digital […]

6 benefits a retail app could bring YOUR business

Remaining in tune with customers is arguably the most important challenge retail companies must consistently achieve to remain successful and competitive. In order for them to do this, they must understand their customer deeply, and be able to offer them exactly the solutions and products they want in the most accessible and convenient ways. The […]

If the ‘app fits

So, you want to build an app? Read on for our Top Tips! According to comScore’s latest report*, apps now account for 82% of total mobile minutes, so it sounds like an app is a no-brainer solution for all of us, right? Wrong. Whether you’re an existing business looking to expand your product set or […]

Ask A Grown Up – an adulting app

This morning we dropped an old favourite into a new setting! The 16th instalment of the Leeds Digital Coffee Morning (aka LDCM) marked the very first event to christen LightStart’s new home, Platform, a swanky just-refurbished tower located next to Leeds rail station. Other than the brand spanking new venue, everything about the event was […]

Top Ten Tips to Avoid Being Burned By Digital Projects.

avoid being burned by digital projects

Over and over, we hear the same thing from our clients… they’ve had horrible experiences getting an app or website built and out to market.  We’d like to offer our Top Ten tips to help you get your brilliant app, platform or website built (and avoid being burned by digital projects!) These tips have a […]

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