New domain names for Australians

If you are in Australia, you have until the 20th of September to reserve a new style of domain name which may, in the future, become the dominant url address style for websites in Australia. The new domain name does away with the .com, .org, .net, .gov and just has is yoursitename.au. More details about […]

I have long covid

If you have been wondering why my website and business activity has been quite, I have long covid. Its symptoms include: breathlessness, brain fog, an inability to concentrate, poor short-term memory and my verbal communication skills have gone down hill. All of which make it very difficult to design and build websites. I do have […]

I HAVE COVID

Last Saturday I began to exhibit symptoms of COVID, prolonged coughing fits that would go for hours and a sore throat. On Monday I went and got tested and I have COVID. It is not pleasant. I wonder how much worse it would be if I had not been trippled vaxed. So I won’t be […]

Happy New Year

Happy new year to everyone. I am looking forward to a year of creating more user-friendly and economical websites for local businesses and authors. I am also looking forward to the pandemic coming to an end so business can return to normal. I hope your business and writing prosper this year. Graham Clements.

Merry Christmas

Hi all, It’s been a tough year for most of us, with Covid being a real drag on business. But I hope you, like me, can put it aside and have a good break and enjoy getting together with family and friends. So merry Christmas. I am also looking forward to a better year next […]

One year in business

Wangaratta Website Design Services has now been in business for a year. It has been a very challenging year. I launched the business on March 19 2019 and about a week later Victoria was shutdown due to COVID19. My original marketing plan of visiting businesses then had to be changed. I had to rely more […]

Questions a web designer might ask you.

Hi all, When a potential client contacts me, these are some of the preliminary questions I am likely to ask. 1. What does your business do? 2. How long has it been operating? 3. Do you currently have a Website? If yes: What is or isn’t working for you on it? Do you want a […]

Converting an existing website so it can be viewed on a mobile.

Hi all, I finally bit the bullet and decided to convert a website that had not been built with mobile phones in mind to one that could be easily viewed on a mobile. This means that the pages are now responsive and resize when viewed on a mobile. It was one of the first websites […]

Coronavirus and starting a new website design business

Hi Everyone, I have been debating whether this is a bad or good time to be starting a website design and development business. The economic situation is so volatile at the moment, seemingly changing by the minute. Businesses will be unsure of what will happen next. I do hope it settles down into some sort […]

My website design business is up and running

Hi everyone, After weeks of preparation, Wangaratta Website Design Services is set to commence business on the 26th of March. My decision to set up a website design business is the result of my completion of a BA in Internet Communications last year. I very much enjoyed the challenge and creativity of the various web […]