Netregistry Blog

Written on 14 May, 2020 by Julia Hammond

User experience during a crisis: How to get it right User experience, or UX, is a critical element for ensuring your customers are happy both online and offline with your products or services. While UX has always been a contributing factor to business performance, it’s become even more important during COVID-19. With restrictions forcing many businesses to minimise their real-world... Read more
Categories: Marketing | Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, online business, online marketing, user experience, web design

Written on 12 May, 2020 by Julia Hammond

Business success after COVID-19: a marketing health check you can start now Since the beginning of March, we have seen the COVID-19 virus pandemic sweep across the world, turning our professional and personal lives upside down. Business can no longer move forward as normal and current marketing plans need to be reconsidered. A local survey of over 1,000 consumers show that 78%... Read more
Categories: Marketing | Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, online business, online marketing

Written on 08 May, 2020 by Julia Hammond

How to protect your business from COVID-19 cyber-attacks Now that Australia is adjusting to a home-based economy, concerns around the security of home internet networks and the capacity of corporate networks have naturally arisen given their heightened importance during this period. As the ‘digital office’ host, protecting your business from external threats is critical for business continuity, particularly... Read more
Categories: News | Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, cyber attacks, cybercrime, cybersecurity, microsoft teams

Written on 01 May, 2020 by Julia Hammond

How to develop stronger connections with your audience through social media during COVID-19 Rapid-fire campaigns that bombard people with conflicting information are pushing already sceptical consumers away from traditional broadcasters and news outlets. This change in behaviour has driven people to apps and social media, with usage up 20 per cent since the start of 2020 according to a recent report by Klear.... Read more
Categories: Social Media | Tags: facebook, instagram, linkedin, online marketing, small business, social media

Written on 21 April, 2020 by Julia Hammond

Stay connected during social isolation: Why your business needs Microsoft Teams Digital collaboration tools have become critical in the age of remote work, globalisation and experience. Not only can they improve communications and ensure efficient performance but over the past few months they’ve developed into a professional necessity. Video conferencing and online messaging services in particular offer organisations some semblance of... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: microsoft teams, office 365, online business, small business

Written on 21 April, 2020 by Julia Hammond

How to avoid common brand pitfalls during the COVID-19 crisis As Australia moves to a home-based economy, brands should consider their relationship with both existing and new customers, and what support they may need or be looking for during this period. While there have been significant changes in the way people buy and consume products and services, there is evidence... Read more
Categories: Marketing | Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, marketing strategy, online business

Written on 07 April, 2020 by Julia Hammond

Four ways to communicate with customers during Coronavirus With more people than ever before staying in their homes, your online presence is likely to keep your business visible and relevant to new and reoccurring customers. For people to feel safe interacting with your business, they’ll want to know how you’re responding to COVID-19. Are you implementing extra hygiene... Read more
Categories: Marketing | Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, crisis marketing, marketing, online business, online marketing, small business

Written on 25 January, 2020 by Julia Hammond

Google My Business: Why every small business needs it   Building up your local search profile is essential if you're going to grow a dedicated, local customer base.  There are a lot of free tools that you can use to improve your business’ online presence, like Google My Business. What exactly is this tool? How do you use it,... Read more
Categories: Search Engine Optimisation | Tags: free marketing, GMB, google my business, local seo, online marketing, search engine optimisation, seo, small business

Written on 24 October, 2019 by Julia Hammond

What is Microsoft Bookings and why should your small business care? Customers calling to book appointments has typically been the main method for Australian small businesses, but this is quickly becoming outdated. We’ve known for a while that Millennials hate phone calls, but a recent survey shows that 56% of Australians – across all generations – avoid phone calls. An online... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: email hosting, Microsoft Bookings, Microsoft Office, office 365, organisation, small business

Written on 30 September, 2019 by Julia Hammond

The benefits of Bing Search Advertising for your small business The two main players on the search engine stage are Google and Bing. Most of us are familiar with Google’s offerings, but Bing and its partners are just as valuable to your small business. Bing Search Advertising, formerly known as Bing Ads, is the official pay-per-click (PPC) service for the... Read more
Categories: Pay Per Click, Small Business | Tags: bing, bing ads, bing search advertising, microsoft advertising, online business, online marketing, pay per click, ppc, search advertising, search engine marketing, small business