Date Posted: 12 June 2019

WP Engine Launches DevKit to Offer Best Developer Experience in WordPress Today   WP Engine, the WordPress Digital Experience Platform (DXP), today announced the launch of the WP Engine DevKit, combining a local development environment, SSH Gateway access, easy deployments, and other best-in-class WordPress developer tools for building, debugging and deploying digital experiences. The WP Engine DevKit, currently available as an open beta, is free to download and works with any WordPress environment but is... Full news article

Date Posted: 12 June 2019

Writing for email: Making an inbox impact BY NICK BOYLAN - AWIA MEMBERS AVION COMMUNICATIONS   When writing for email in 2019 you need to be concise, engaging and easy to read, all within eight seconds. Yes, eight seconds is the current human attention span, which ranks behind a goldfish. This means you have a limited time to engage the reader and get your message across. Explore the elements to crafting the perfect EDM. A... Full news article

Date Posted: 11 June 2019

AGORAPULSE VS ECLINCHER VS SPROUT SOCIAL – SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT TOOLS COMPARISON    by AWIA members Digital Meal Social Media Management can be an all-consuming task in itself. Not only is there the actual content creation but then you have to do research into hashtags, figure out the optimal time to post for your audience, reply to comments…the list goes on and on. Luckily some clever clogs have created tools that can allow you... Full news article

Date Posted: 5 June 2019

The three ventures have just announced a holistic merger to witness collaborative growth as a one-stop digital service provider. Octos, one of our members has announced their merger with WebbyMonks, and EmailMonks to serve as a one-stop digital service provider for the agencies, enterprises, freelancers, and designers. The planned merger brings together three equally capable organisations, Octos lies at one corner of the triangle as a recognised digital marketing agency in Australia,... Full news article

Date Posted: 2 May 2019

EDGE OF THE WEB See inside the minds of some of Australia’s leading digital thinkers at the AWIA Edge of The Web Seminar. To be held beachside at the Kurrawa Surf Club, Broadbeach on Friday 17 May from 9am – 4pm. This day long seminar and panel discussion will be a brilliant chance for those working or interested in the digital and web industry to meet and greet these industry leaders. SPEAKER LINE UP George... Full news article

Date Posted: 2 May 2019

For the first time ever, the Australian Web Industry Association (AWIA) National Web Awards will be held on the Gold Coast at one of Australia's most iconic buildings Q1. Now in their 14th year, the Australian Web Awards recognise technical excellence in web development as well as the all important creative component. The 2019 Web Awards will celebrate projects completed between 1 July 2017 and 31 December 2018 in the following 9... Full news article

Date Posted: 29 April 2019

Government Finalists Humaan- Swan Active  The Brand Agency - WA Police Next Step Humaan - Auspire Small Business Finalists   Humaan - WA Good Food Guide JuiceBox Creative - Pulse Property JuiceBox Creative - Event Mill   Startup Category Finalists Humaan - Contour Cosmetic Clinics Digital Meal - Digital Meal Humaan - Ferox   Social Media Category Finalists Clevvi Marketing - Homestyle Bake - Facebook Ads: Fundraising Leads Campaign Blake Media - St Vincent de Paul Society (WA) More announcements coming soon! Follow @auswebawards on your favourite social for updates! Winners will be announced... Full news article

Date Posted: 29 April 2019

At his current role as Head of Digital Direct, Nandor has the end-to-end responsibility for Qantas’ digital sales and service channels, including qantas.com, mobile apps. His team is responsible for designing and delivering a seamless digital experience to our customers. A key focus area for them in 2018 was a major digital transformation which entails the implementation of a new digital operating model and agile ways of working. The teams... Full news article

Date Posted: 27 March 2019

Have you or your company worked on a quality website in the past year? Get the recognition and accolades you deserve and nominate it for the 2019 Australian Web Awards! Categories include: - Small Business - e-Commerce - Government - Commercial - Startup - Social Media - Innovation - Education - Not for Profit Judged by a panel of industry peers, the national awards recognise excellence in quality web development amongst the best digital agencies in Australia. Have you worked on... Full news article

Date Posted: 18 March 2019

Charles is a Creative and Copywriter with two decades’ experience. He was part of the team that developed the award-winning E10OK registration checker campaign and the “What’s your relationship with alcohol?” self-assessment tool. His is an expert in strategic message planning and has extensive expertise in creating behaviour change campaigns in the health and government spaces. ... Full news article