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

Date Posted: 6 March 2019

By Nick Sinclair Digital Projects Manager / Lead Developer - AWIA Member - Cybera Digital After working in this industry for ~20 years, we’ve heard it all, including some true horror stories like, “Our website got hacked and now our reputation is ruined, but our current developer is refusing to help us!”, or “We spent a lot of money on this website and customers are complaining that it’s slow and hard to... Full news article

Date Posted: 6 March 2019

Dr Marion Piper is the Creative Director of Avion Communications. Her background in fine arts and advertising powers the rich and high-performing content she’s delivered for brands such as Suncorp and Virgin Active, and government agencies, such as the Working with Children Check, Victoria. With extensive experience both in Australia and internationally in the UK and USA, Marion brings a global perspective to her work and regularly teaches writing to... Full news article

Date Posted: 21 February 2019

The Healthy Baker case study We are proud to announce our second speaker at our Australian Web Awards workshop George Pappas, Director of Web & Social at G Squared, an award-winning digital agency headquartered in Sydney. G Squared works with the likes of Bose, UNSW, Bunnings, Sydney Swans and others in turning digital dreams into reality. The agency has grown to a headcount of 25+ with offices in both Sydney and Brisbane. During... Full news article

Date Posted: 19 February 2019

Why blogging equals awesome marketing We are excited to announce our first guest speaker of the 2019 Australian Web Awards Workshop event! Miles Burke has been involved in digital marketing since 1994. Since 2002, Miles has been Managing Director of Bam Creative, an award-winning digital marketing agency based in Western Australia. In 2015, Miles founded employee survey startup, 6Q. A passionate advocate in the startup ecosystem, Miles has been a mentor for founders in programs... Full news article

Date Posted: 8 February 2019

Marketing Bee Launches The Food Hive.   AWIA members, full-service agency Marketing Bee has officially announced the launch of its dedicated food and beverage division, The Food Hive. Marketing Bee is already well-versed in food and beverage marketing in Australia. The agency has worked with clients such as award-winning champagne house Philippe Fourrier, and has been handling the creative and digital accounts of Australian food brands for several years. Shortly after first setting up... Full news article

Date Posted: 1 February 2019

  In 1995, Miles Burke started working in the web industry and today, he is Managing Director of award winning Perth digital marketing and website design agency Bam Creative. Bam Creative started way back in the dark ages of 2002, offering website design and development. They still offer these services, however they also do most aspects of digital marketing; content writing, social media, advertising planning, and digital strategy. As the Managing Director... Full news article

Date Posted: 29 January 2019

Increase your industry exposure! #AusWebAwards2019 is just around the corner and we are now taking applications to participate in our speakers unite event, to be held Friday 17 May 2019 on the Gold Coast. AWIA is now seeking engaging, visionary and innovative speakers for our event, so if you work in the web industry and have valuable experiences, tips, tricks, or advice to share to help us build knowledge, increase efficiencies,... Full news article

Date Posted: 25 January 2019

Several of our members have received an email about the accessibility of their sites. The sender, who may well be genuinely visually impaired, seems to be sending it indiscriminately and we believe it’s safe to ignore. However, It does give us an opportunity to talk about accessibility and how it affects our work in the web space – and our responsibilities. As most of us know, government sites are required by law... Full news article