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5 tips for online collaboration

Written on 31 October, 2016 by Lisa Shannahan

5 tips for online collaboration There are a number of tools now available to make collaborating with your team across time and distance easier. Software like Microsoft’s Office 365 have various in-built collaboration tools to make secure and simple file-sharing, connecting with your colleagues, and managing security a breeze. Manage documents easily Online collaboration tools... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: office 365, online business, small business
Corporate innovation: Why disruption is important

Written on 15 August, 2016 by Toni Knowlson

Corporate innovation: Why disruption is important - Toni Knowlson We’re facing an unprecedented time in history where technology moves faster than we can. Computer power doubles every couple of years and already there’s one mobile phone per person on the planet. In business, the power dynamic has shifted from the company to the consumer. Before the internet existed, companies... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: innovation, online business, small business
4-point checklist to finding a reputable web hosting service

Written on 16 May, 2016 by Lisa Shannahan

4-point checklist to finding a reputable web hosting service If you aren't tech savvy and don't want to spend weeks learning how to use complex programs to set up and manage your website, you're going to want an out-of-the-box solution that allows you to create a website, set up your email addresses, and back up your website at the... Read more
Categories: Web Hosting | Tags: online business, small business, web hosting
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
Domain registration vs web hosting: What’s the difference?

Written on 23 February, 2016 by James Baylis

Domain registration vs web hosting: What’s the difference? Two things are vital when setting up a website: a domain name and hosting. As they often come as a package deal, it can be difficult to tell the difference between the two, but they are quite separate things. What is domain registration? A domain name is the URL or... Read more
Categories: Domains, Web Hosting | Tags: domain names, online business, small business, web hosting
Web Hosting 101

Written on 11 January, 2016 by Karen Lam

Web Hosting 101 When you set up a website, there are two vital steps you need to take to get started: registering your domain and organising hosting. Getting these two things right in the first instance can make your online journey a lot smoother. Here are a few things to look out for... Read more
Categories: Web Hosting | Tags: online business, small business, web hosting
Can technology support the flexible worker?

Written on 20 August, 2015 by Verity Meagher

Can technology support the flexible worker? Feeling under the weather? Work from home on your laptop. On a business trip? Check your emails with your work smartphone and create presentations on your tablet. With the increased popularity of mobile devices in workplaces, flexible working conditions are becoming more and more common – whether it’s working from... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: online business, small business
Top Tips To Improve Cybersecurity

Written on 10 August, 2015 by Lisa Shannahan

Top tips to improve your cybersecurity With the alarming rate at which hackers are targeting businesses, making cybersecurity a priority has never been more important. Safeguard your business, your clients’ information and your good reputation by putting some of the following procedures into action to reduce the likelihood of suffering from a cyberattack. Choose the right security system... Read more
Categories: Security, Small Business, Web Design & Content | Tags: online business, security, small business, web design, web hosting

Written on 03 August, 2015 by Lisa Shannahan

3 ways to decrease your website’s bounce rate You’ve perfected your pay-per-click (PPC) campaign, worked hard on your SEO strategy and created a social media presence, but what good is persuading people to land on your website if they leave it immediately? If you're suffering from a high bounce rate, you're essentially throwing away the hard work it... Read more
Categories: Web Design & Content | Tags: customer behaviour, small business, web design

Written on 23 July, 2015 by Emily Rice

How to network your idea into a business Got an idea, but not sure what to do next? Networking events are great for building connections, but they’re also a rich testing ground for shopping your idea around in the competitive marketplace. To help you share your business story with others, Small Business Festival Victoria is hosting a world-class... Read more
Categories: Events, Small Business | Tags: event, small business