Date Posted: 22 June 2018

End Of Financial Year   This time of year can be stressful, here's a few helpful hints to save you money this EOFY!   Pay some extra on your super! If you have some spare cash (check your back pockets), look at making a personal contribution into your super fund. Given the total amount of your self contributions (including the contributions made on your behalf by your employer) does NOT exceed $25,000, this can be a great way... Full news article

Date Posted: 22 June 2018

Instagram launches IGTV App Instagram announced it will begin allowing users to upload videos with the new IGTV App with up to one hour in length, well up from the previous one-minute limit. Accessible from a button inside the Instagram homescreen, as well as a standalone app, IGTV will spotlight popular videos from Instagram celebrities. “It’s time for video to move forward, and evolve,” said Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom onstage at the event.... Full news article

Date Posted: 22 June 2018

    AWIA’s committee, in December 2017, became aware that an officer of the incorporation, misappropriated a significant amount of funds. Fortunately, funds have been repatriated and AWIA’s financial operations has not been affected. This individual who appropriated funds and transferred them out of the AWIA account and into their own accounts, once questioned, made significant and rapid efforts to repatriate the funds and assisted with investigations. These investigations have taken time to... Full news article

Date Posted: 13 June 2018

How Much Does SEO Cost In Australia & How To Get Quality SEO? WHAT IS THE PRICE OF GOOD SEO? This is perhaps the most common question small business owners ask about any SEO service. The answer is: It’s complicated. The price of SEO can vary hugely—from as low as $99 a month or less to as high as $5000 or more. So, why this huge difference? THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN GOOD SEO AND BAD (CHEAP) SEO Before we can compare the... Full news article

Date Posted: 12 June 2018

ARE YOU LOSING SALES? CHECK NOW WITH THIS CUSTOMER JOURNEY MAP.   Do you know what your customers really want? We’re not talking about your services or products, but the experience and emotions they get from dealing with your business. And do you know how they feel when interacting with your competitors? Is there a difference, and if so, what is it? In this article we’re going to go deep into your customer’s psyche... Full news article

Date Posted: 5 June 2018

Member Spotlight June   Dr Vivienne Conway, Director of Web Key IT, leads a team of passionate digital accessibility professionals.  They provide all digital accessibility services including accessibility auditing and accreditation of digital materials to international standards, consulting, training and remediation of digital documents.  The team have been in operation since July 2011, and are a W3C Member, and W3C Business Agent in Australia. Recently they opened an office in Kuwait which is proving to... Full news article

Date Posted: 5 June 2018

  Australian Web Industry Association is excited to announce a new partnership with STEM careers.   Finding a job shouldn't be a full time job. That was the driving force behind the creation of Australian job site, STEM careers. STEM careers is Australia's No. 1 resource for Australian professionals in the Science, Tech, Engineering and ICT industries. Being the only Australian site showcasing targeted opportunities within the STEM disciplines, STEM careers exists to provide specialised professionals... Full news article

Date Posted: 5 June 2018

WHY INVEST IN MARKETING? Lets turn your marketing spend into sales   Marketing adds fuel to the fire of your business. If you want your business to grow, you need to invest in marketing of some kind. How fast it grows should be directly related to your level of marketing activity. If you undertake strategic and sustained marketing, your business should always have more demand than you can actually meet. This puts you... Full news article

Date Posted: 5 June 2018

A GUIDE FOR SMALL BUSINESSES GETTING STARTED WITH DIGITAL STRATEGY   Getting into digital marketing can feel like taking a dive into the unknown for a lot of small business owners. When it comes to reaching new audiences, a little budget can go a long way. Every part of your digital marketing is a great opportunity to learn something – it’s all about starting small, testing, learning and growing over time. Inbound marketing... Full news article

Date Posted: 5 June 2018

The importance of Online Reviews   A lot of businesses rely on word of mouth for business referrals and in turn business success. Today however, thanks to the internet, word of mouth isn’t as necessary for consumers to find businesses they are looking to engage with. Consumers can find businesses on Google that are local to them or located on the other side of the world with relative ease.   Full Blog Post... Full news article