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    Why is my website showing as Not Secure? SSL and website security..

    Why is my website showing as Not Secure? SSL and website security..

    You may have noticed recently that there has been a shift toward browsers (Chrome, Safari etc) showing “Secure” or “Not Secure” next the website url in their address bar. If a website is showing as “Secure”, or more recently showing a closed padlock, they have what is called an SSL certificate. SSL, or Secure Sockets […]

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    The Benefits Of A MindBody Website – The Dance Fitness Studio

    The Benefits Of A MindBody Website – The Dance Fitness Studio

    A while ago we were approached by new Brisbane based business ‘The Dance Fitness Studio‘ to design and develop a website for their new dance and fitness business. When doing research for a client we look at all possible solution options for them, not just pushing them to a WordPress site which is what we […]

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    Hands up if you want your website to appear first in Google?

    Hands up if you want your website to appear first in Google?

    You aren’t alone there. Google is the most popular search engine in the world, so naturally everyone wants their business to appear first, but not everyone can be on the first page of Google search results can they (well they can if they pay to be in certain areas but that is another topic for […]

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    Go Girl Power – 21 Women Disrupting The Tech Industry

    Go Girl Power – 21 Women Disrupting The Tech Industry

    I am a big fan of techcrunch.com and I am an even bigger fan of girl power (!) so was rather pleased to see this article on women disrupting the tech industry on the tech crunch site. Yes it is very US centric but hey that is where our big global tech companies reside. Did […]

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    Loving these two new websites we designed – check them out!

    Loving these two new websites we designed – check them out!

    We get great joy out of seeing our work go live on the world wide web (does anyone say world wide web anymore….ha…anyway….) and here we have two new sites hot off the press to celebrate. We have worked closely with these two small businesses from Newcastle and feel proud that they now have a […]

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    Google makes major change – is your site mobile-friendly?

    Google makes major change – is your site mobile-friendly?

    Recently Google made a major change to its algorithm or how it ranks websites in search results, and we’ve already been hearing reports of businesses feeling the pain. In an ongoing effort to improve your experience online, Google decided to add ‘mobile-friendliness‘ as a tool to the way it ranks websites in mobile searches. If […]

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    5 Tips For Responding To Negative Social Media Comments

    5 Tips For Responding To Negative Social Media Comments

    Business owners often ask us whether we think they should get involved in social media for their business. Before deciding whether social media is appropriate for your business, there are a few things you need to consider. There are many advantages to being involved in social media – leveraging your network, powerful word of mouth […]

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    Outsourcing Your Website Updates Can Save You Money

    Outsourcing Your Website Updates Can Save You Money

    If your website is just sitting there not being updated, you could be missing out on opportunities to attract new customers and grow your business. If you want to keep your site updated but can’t justify the cost of employing a web manager or going to an expensive marketing agency or web development company, you […]

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    Does anyone still use the Yellow Pages? Not Me!

    Does anyone still use the Yellow Pages? Not Me!

    I can’t remember the last time I opened a yellow pages book and I don’t know anyone else who has either. Maybe my nanna? Actually probably my nanna because she is the only person I know who isn’t online. As for everyone else, they’re doing their research online to find the products and services they […]

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