Why Format.ie Web Design?

We are a dedicated website team owned by Jon and Lisa Lomax with over 39 years’ combined website experience offering exceptional web design, web and internet development and marketing solutions for all types of businesses and and have been Website and Digital Marketing Mentors for Sligo Local Enterprise Office for over 6 years. We take time in fully understanding your business, your goals and specific needs before we embark on developing a business strategy for you.

We keep up-to-date in the latest techniques to improve a user’s experience of your site and we aim to offer you solutions at competitive prices.  We have designed and built websites for all sorts of businesses ranging from law firm websites, websites for schools and colleges, restaurants’ websites, tourist websites, equestrian websites and more.

Our range of online marketing solutions includes Web Development, Digital Marketing, Search Engine Optimisation (SEO), Mobile App Development, Logos, Content Writing, Social Media Marketing and Website Design in Sligo, the North West of Ireland and beyond. Lisa qualified in November 2022 with a Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing via The Digital Marketing Institute.

Situated under the Benwiskin Mountain in Ballintrillick, we have thrown ourselves into local community life becoming involved in many local events, charity runs, voluntary groups and organisations. We recently opened an office in Sligo to make ourselves even more accessible for our clients in town.

Lisa Lomax, Jon Lomax


We were honoured to win Most Innovative Web Design Company 2019 and Best SEO Service Provider 2019 and Best Web Design Company 2018 Connaught in the EU Business Awards.

The European Business Awards is an organisation which recognises innovation, excellence and best practice in Europe.  Our work and performance was evaluated over a 12 month period to ensure only ‘the most deserving party walked away with one of the prestigious awards.

We were also Finalists in the Sligo Business Awards 2018 for Best Corporate Social Responsibility and were Finalists in the 2019 Sligo Business Awards for Best In Technology.

We were selected as finalists for the category of ‘Best Corporate Social Responsibility Award’ at the 2018 Sligo Business Awards.

This award was presented on 5 October 2018 to the company who had demonstrated an ambition to thrive for excellence and to serve their customers and their community to a high standard.

Awards won by Format.ie Web Designers


Attracta Higgins, Callan Tansey

Attracta Higgins, Callan Tansey

“I have no hesitation in recommending Format.ie to create and maintain your new site and cannot stress strongly enough how professional, courteous and efficient this company is with great ideas, attention to detail and patience to ensure they meet your requirements and expectations.  They are a dream to work with and really know how to look after their clients”

Jack Rogers, Newgrange Gold

Jack Rogers, Newgrange Gold

“Format re-designed our website recently. Our website is now more accessible that previously and much more user friendly. The time taken to ensure we had a good online check out system and an easy to use CMS means that we can now start marketing our business online with much more confidence and ease”.