Netregistry Blog

Written on 26 November, 2020 by Julia Hammond

4 tips to secure your business while working from home More and more Australians are now working from home creating a “digital office” environment, and it’s a trend that we think is here to stay. With this in mind, it’s important to consider whether home internet networks are putting your business at risk. Most home networks lack sophisticated security features,... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: cybersecurity, online business, security, work from home

Written on 26 November, 2020 by Julia Hammond

How to secure your customers' personal information from hackers It doesn’t matter if you’re a big or small business; cyber security should be a top priority. The personal information we share online is a prime commodity for hackers and if you have an unsecure website, your business data and customers’ personal information is at risk. Luckily, there’s a simple... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: business website, hackers, security, ssl certificate, website security

Written on 26 November, 2020 by Julia Hammond

Why websites are hacked and how to protect your business Security has always been an important part of human history. Whether it’s locks on your doors, alarms or motion sensors – many of us are familiar with the security options for physical premises. So, why don’t we extend the same expectations or rigour to our online presence? In the digital... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: business website, cyber attacks, cybersecurity, hackers, website security

Written on 06 October, 2020 by Julia Hammond

New government funding to support farmer's markets It’s been an unpredictable year for many local businesses, but some good news is on the horizon. A new support package from the Victorian Government and a campaign by Visit Victoria are set to provide some much-needed support. Here’s the key details on the Click for Vic campaign and what... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: build a website, online business, online marketing, pay per click, seo, social media

Written on 01 September, 2020 by Julia Hammond

Explaining the News Media Bargaining Code: Is it likely to impact your business? On April 20 this year, the Australian Government directed the ACCC to develop a mandatory code of conduct to address the power imbalances between the Australian news media and digital platforms including Google, YouTube and Facebook. With the code drafted and released for review on 31 July, there have been... Read more
Categories: Search Engine Optimisation | Tags: facebook, google, search engine optimisation, seo

Written on 19 August, 2020 by Julia Hammond

How to setup an online business for long-term success Australian small businesses are the back-bone of our economy. Recent research found 99.8 per cent of all Australian businesses are considered small to medium enterprises, with the most common size having 1-4 employees (71 per cent). Whilst it may seem daunting to take the leap of faith to join this... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: domain names, online business, small business

Written on 12 August, 2020 by Julia Hammond

Using customer data to benefit your business The more a business uses technology for key processes, the more data it will collect. By analysing this data, you can reveal key patterns and trends that can be acted on to increase customer retention, drive sales, and increase profit. There are numerous technologies businesses of any size can use... Read more
Categories: E-commerce, News

Written on 07 August, 2020 by Julia Hammond

7 steps to rebrand your business There are many reasons businesses across Australia might consider rebranding, with most stemming from a need to reposition a brand in the marketplace. It could be as simple as the product or service you now offer has outgrown your original intention for your brand, or a major shift in customers... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: brand, online business, small business

Written on 29 July, 2020 by Julia Hammond

Shopping on social media: a new way for businesses to build revenue Selling on social media is when businesses choose to upload and sell their products on a social platform. It’s a relatively new concept that is gaining steam and is a new opportunity you won’t want to miss. By using social platforms as a means to reach specific audiences to sell,... Read more
Categories: Social Media | Tags: facebook, instagram, online marketing, social media

Written on 22 July, 2020 by Julia Hammond

The latest in social media: 3 trends to watch Whether it’s Facebook, TikTok, or LinkedIn, social media has become an important part of our daily lives and routines. On average, each person spends 2 hours and 22 minutes on social media and messaging services. It is a location for consumers to congregate in online communities to discuss and share... Read more
Categories: Social Media | Tags: online business, online marketing, social media