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March 22, 2021
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What every business website should have

There's no one-size-fits-all for what a business website should include. It depends entirely on what type of business you are. Do you have brick-and-mortar locations? Is most of what you do online or in-person (e.g., eCommerce store vs plumbing services)? However, there are common elements to business websites, which we're going to talk about today.
August 8, 2018

Customer retention: How to keep your ecommerce customers coming back

In 2017, online shopping in Australia accounted for 8% of retail sales, and it is expected that by 2020, one in ten items will be bought […]
August 16, 2016

How to be a big deal on the internet – Part 3

Check out How to be a Big Deal on the Internet – Part 1 and Part 2 here.   We’re rounding the final bend of my […]
August 8, 2016
How to be a big deal on the internet

How to be a big deal on the internet – Part 2

Check out How to be a Big Deal on the Internet – Part 1 here. Last post, I talked about a major difference between online-facing businesses […]
August 4, 2016
How to be a big deal on the internet

How to be a big deal on the internet – Part 1

I have a sneaking suspicion that in all the world, there is only one shopping centre. No matter where you walk into it – Chadstone in […]
July 13, 2016
How to use Analytics to Perfect Your Online Marketing and Social Media Strategy

How to use analytics to perfect your online marketing and social media strategy

Advice on how to conduct your social media and marketing campaigns is all over the place online. Including on our blog. And plenty of it is […]
May 31, 2016
Calls-to-action you should use

31+ calls-to-action you should be using on your website

A call-to-action on your website is the bait that gets your site visitors out of their proverbial seats, clicking your links to take the next step […]
May 18, 2016
Which payment gateway is right for you?

Which payment gateway is right for you?

So, you’re going to sell online. Good idea: Australians spent 19.2 Billion Dollars on online retail in 2015, and all signs point to this trend continuing. […]
May 5, 2016
How to accept payments online

Getting paid: How to accept payments online

If you want your online business to make money, you’ve got to be able to take money. Back in ye olden days, most businesses could make […]
January 5, 2015

Large australian retailers screaming about GST free online purchases

The consumer backlash over Australia’s large retailers blaming overseas internet sales for their falling revenue has unleashed a tidal-wave of anger.Large retailers like Myer, David Jones […]
June 6, 2014

How to build trust on your ecommerce website

As Jakob Nielson writes in E-Commerce User Experience, “Trust is hard to build – and easy to lose”. This is especially true for an online business, […]