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We are Cogiva

we build your business online

Free Digital Planning

No more guess work.

We offer free comprehensive planning of your digital strategy to fit your business goals and your business budget. We make sure you don’t waste money, don’t waste time and actually get a return on investment for your online spending.


Simple and effective.

We’ve been building websites and server side data systems since before Google. We can help get your business get an online presence that actually helps your business. Whatever your business goals, we’ll help you use the right technology that actually works.

Native Mobile Apps

Wherever your customers are.

Everyone is accessing the internet on hand held devices. We can help deliver your idea into your customers hands quickly. We get feedback early and often, ensuring everything we do is being validated by actual users so you don’t waste your time or money.

Digital Marketing

No more scatter gun.

Making sure all your digital marketing is working together we focus on results to make your campaigns a success. From daily social posting to weekly email newsletters, working in partnership we will design campaigns and grow your digital connections.

Got an Idea?

We build for equity.

We understand what it’s like when you’re starting out with a brand new idea. Getting your application built can be expensive. Not any more! If you’ve got a great idea, we’ll partner with you to provide the technical expertise to get your product to market.

Hosting & Support

We'll sweat the small stuff.

We know you just want to run your business. You don’t want to spend time and effort worrying about the technical side of things. That’s what we do. We’ll be your technical team with years of experience and knowledge brought to your business.

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Stuff we've built

3 fold increase in revenue

We worked as Web and Digital Project Managers for a complete redesign and build of the Grainger Games website.

The technology framework was upgraded; a complete new content management system was built; hosting was migrated to more suitable infrastructure to improve speed; checkout and payment flow was improved to increase conversion; search and filtering was dramatically improved; search engine optimisation was built into the site structure to improve visitor numbers.

Over the first year the project increased website revenue three fold.

Customer Loyalty Programme

A brand new customer loyalty programme build from scratch; integrated with current in store EPOS and operated across a distributed network of stores through out the UK.

The loyalty scheme allowed customers to collect points on all purchases and redeem those points against future purchases or win free gifts for reaching points thresholds. The system incorporated a cash savings club allowing users to save online for larger purchases.

The application had online account management system and allowed real-time access to account information in all 70+ locations.

Web and Mobile App

A multi platform real time tracking application to track crates in a distribution network.

The application allowed users to enter crate movements from a desktop or mobile website or a simple mobile phone with our mobile app installed, allowing drivers and warehouse operatives to scan crate locations. This updated the reporting in real-time, allowing managers effectively, track crates through a store networks.

Development time 3 weeks, with a cost of under £2000.

What's On App

A location based informational app showing events, shops, restaurants and places of interest in Whitley Bay.

App allows local community to post moderated events and places of interest. It shows all the local shops, coffee shops, restaurants and places to stay with mapping and call buttons. Retails can post time related offers for users.

Development time 2 weeks, with a cost of under £1500.

Web and Mobile Gifting App

A web based and mobile app that suggested gifts for friends and family birthdays.

The app has an algorithm that selects appropriate gift suggestions and then emails the user to confirm the selection. The gift is then automatically ordered and sent from Amazon.

Development time 4 months with a cost of £7500.

Simple, Beautiful Brochure Site

This is a simple brochure site for a local Chartered Accountants.

Mobile responsive, built on the Wordpress framework with content management built in.

Development time 1 week with a cost of £1300.

Property Listings

A property listings aggregate site. The site allows third party users to upload property details using automatic feed from Right Move or their own property software.

Development time 2 months.

Ecommerce Site

A complex ecommerce site with a user friendly interface for customers to to purchase a range of products.

Includes cross selling suggestions, voucher/coupon management, detailed integrated reporting with analytics and drop shipping integration to third party suppliers.

Development time 3-4 months with a cost of £6,000.

Our Team

Made of Humans

Ben Drury

Uber Geek

Husband of one, father of three and uber geek. Ben has been working on websites and applications since before the domain google.com was around.

Matt Isherwood

Design Geek

Thoroughly nice fella! From industrial design to product design to graphic design to web design, Matt has been in design since his early teens.

Phil Franklin

Coding Machine

Phil is a coding machine and usually before we’ve asked for something, it’s done! Efficient and fast, he drinks Earl Grey and eats Jammy Dodgers.

David Hatton

Data Geek

David is a database hero. What he doesn’t know about storing and processing data isn’t worth knowing. Oh and he’s probably the smartest man we know!

Stefan Ochalek

Uber Organiser

Stefan is our fixer. With decades of commercial experience in team and project management, he’s the man that keeps us on track and gets all our projects over the finish line.

Simon Morrison

Business Development

Simon is the man with an uncanny knack of finding people that need our help! And he’s constantly asking questions that make us better at what we do.


Talk to us.

Cobalt 3.1,
Silver Fox Way,
Cobalt Business Park,
Newcastle, NE27 0QJ.

+44 (0) 191 259 4735

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