Navigating Website UX Design: A Human-Centred Approach

When it comes to website design, the term "User Experience" (UX) is thrown around pretty regularly. But what does UX design really mean and what does UX design for a website entail? And how does "Human-Centred Design" fit into the picture? As the Web Team Lead here at The Creative Collective, I'm deeply involved in…
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How to get updates on your website done right (the first time)

We hear it often. Customers complaining that a person or company they have used to make updates to their website ‘didn’t listen’ and ‘the updates went back and forth so many times it was painful’ and ‘never achieved their desired results’. The issue having sat on the side of developers and agency for many years…
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Why Website Accessibility Is Important

Website accessibility means designing and developing websites that are accessible to people with disabilities, like visual, auditory, motor, or cognitive impairments. It's about making sure everyone can access the content and functionality of a website. In Australia 1 in 6 people have a disability, that’s around 4.4 million people, and 91% of the Australian population…
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What is a website redesign and is it worth doing?

BY DARREN PORTERSWhat is a website redesign and is it worth doing? A website redesign is more than updating the visual design of a website. It is a process that is driven by a strategy that considers all aspects of a website including customer journey, user experience, functionality, SEO, visual design, target audience research, how…
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WooCommerce vs Shopify

Choosing the right e-commerce platform for your online business can be a confusing one. Most of the time there is a trade-off between "easy to use", functionality, and cost. And it can be frustrating when you can't have it all. This article is designed to help you navigate the decision between two major players in…
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WordPress vs Squarespace

Choosing the right website platform for your online business can be a confusing one. There is typically a trade-off between ease of use and flexibility of use and design. This article is designed to help you navigate the decision between two major players - Wordpress vs Squarespace - so you can make an informed decision. …
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End of Life for Adobe Business Catalyst

Adobe business catalyst announced recently that they will stop hosting existing sites on business catalyst on March 26th 2021 and as of that date, all sites and data will be deleted.  Now this might sound like a long time away but we are urging businesses on Adobe Business Catalyst to get onto it soon. There…
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Securing Your WordPress Website

IS YOUR WORDPRESS WEBSITE SECURE? Securing your WordPress website is vital forprotecting your business from online attacks. Without a proactive security strategy, businesses are rapidly falling victim to hackers and cyber-thieves accessing sensitive information from you and your website visitors.…  We understand that improving your WordPress website security can sound like a terrifying idea for…
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Apply Now For Our Get Up To Speed Program launching in 2020!

We are excited to announce that we are going to relaunch our very popular Get Up To Speed Program!…  Why? I’m amazed at how many people I meet who say to me ‘you know that program you did a few years ago. God it was amazing! I learnt so much from it, and I’d never…
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