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Domains

Written on 30 September, 2019 by Julia Hammond

From .com to .au: importance of domains for your business It was recently announced that auDA is postponing the launch of the new .au domain extension. With this in mind, we took the opportunity to explore the importance of domains and how holding more than one can benefit your business. When to expect the new .au auDA intends to extend... Read more
Categories: Domains, Small Business | Tags: .au domain name, domain name, domain names, domains, online business, online marketing, small business

Written on 16 July, 2019 by Julia Hammond

Are emojis the future of domains? We’ve all had that moment when we sign up for a new service only to find our preferred domain name is taken. Divineflorist1234.com just doesn’t have the same ring to it as Divineflorist.com. With so many domains already taken up, we’re seeking new ways to get the most out of... Read more
Categories: Domains | Tags: domain names, emojis, small business
Essential steps to online success

Written on 15 April, 2019 by Karen Lam

4 steps to online success for small businesses Give your business the best start online with our easy guide to how small businesses can get ahead. Whether you’re looking to take your bricks and mortar business online or are starting a new business from scratch, it’s important to give your brand the best possible beginning. An effective online... Read more
Categories: Domains, E-commerce, Search Engine Optimisation, Small Business | Tags: brand, Bricks & Clicks, online business

Written on 21 November, 2018 by Jen McKinnon

Does my domain name affect my SEO ranking? Short answer: yes. But let's find out why. As a business owner, choosing a domain name is a big deal as it becomes the business' online identity. If you are in the process of launching your business online, you may plan to use SEO to get traffic to your site... Read more
Categories: Domains, Search Engine Optimisation

Written on 07 September, 2018 by Jen McKinnon

Why should I register multiple domains? When starting your own business, your brand is your identity. Just as if someone were using your personal identity, there are risks associated with another business using your brand name. Your reputation can make or break your enterprise, so you’ll want to be careful about how your brand is portrayed... Read more
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Written on 05 August, 2018 by Jen McKinnon

How to choose a domain name Every business needs a hub. If you're selling clothing, you might have a physical shop; if you're providing garden services, it may be your truck; or, if you're a writer, it could be your home office. The first step to establishing your online presence is purchasing your domain name. Your domain... Read more
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Choosing a domain name

Written on 06 July, 2017 by Iona Yeung

Avoid these mistakes when you register for your .com.au domain Length: 3-5 minute read What's in a name?  Many things. Your domain name is the foundation of your online identity, it's part of your brand. When choosing a domain name there are a few mistakes business owners often make to compromise their business' visibility. Here are 5 common mistakes to avoid when... Read more
Categories: Domains, Marketing
Domain

Written on 03 July, 2017 by Iona Yeung

3 Questions to ask when deciding between a .com and .com.au domain Length: 5 min read Your domain name is your business’s online identity, it helps your clients find your business. Just like a physical shop front, you’ll want your online ‘address’ to be memorable and easy to find. One of the questions that often come up is whether a business should... Read more
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Written on 13 June, 2017 by Iona Yeung

5 reasons to consider a .Sydney or .Melbourne domain name With over 3 million registered, .com.au website domains continue to be the go-to for businesses setting up a website*. It may be a popular option for Australian businesses but if you have a local business in Sydney or Melbourne, you may want to consider a .Sydney or .Melbourne domain instead.... Read more
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5 fatal errors when choosing a domain name

Written on 09 May, 2016 by Verity Meagher

5 fatal errors when choosing a domain name With the rapid growth of online marketing, your domain name should be considered the foundation of your business's online presence. It's the first thing customers look at when they land on your site, and the closer it is to the name you use on all your social media platforms and... Read more
Categories: Domains, Small Business | Tags: domain names, online business, online marketing, small business