From local...

Based in Ballarat in regional Victoria, we offer premium digital marketing services at an affordable price. We love local, small businesses, and nonprofits.

Make sure customers find your website when they search for your products or services.

Custom websites, from simple to complex. We specialise in integration and automation, to simplify your digital business.

Peace of mind for your WordPress website. We take care of all the routine work so you can get on with what you do best.

Where are you going and how will you get there? We offer specialised consulting to help you find the way.

... to global

We've worked on projects all around the world, from tech startups to some of the Internet’s biggest names.

Collaboration, Clarity, Authenticity


When you’ve outgrown your current website and know you need more, Flax Digital is here for you.  We specialise in complex requirements, smooth migrations, and integration with third-party software.  Whether it’s e-commerce, online learning, paid memberships, or something custom, we’re ready to build it in WordPress.


We help you get to the bottom of why your website’s not working. We’ll talk through your business goals and vision, work through your relationship with your audience, and think about how you work from day to day.  Then we’ll develop an integrated digital strategyto bring your website, and your overall online presence, to a happier place.


We’ll walk you through every step of search engine optimisation to bring more qualified customers to your site. Our methods are 100% transparent and ethical, with no spammy tactics or lock-in contracts. Most importantly, we integrate SEO with your broader marketing efforts to make sure we bring you real business value, not just vanity metrics.

The latest

Beware of SEO link schemes and low quality directories

PHP 7.2 update for all WordPress maintenance clients

December 5, 2018

PHP is the programming language that WordPress is written in. Every website we manage is built on PHP. The developers of this software have announced that as of today, versions of PHP older than 7.0 will not be receiving any…

Read More »
Flax Digital - Website Summer Special

Small Business Summer Special

December 3, 2018

Summer can be a quiet time for a lot of small businesses as our customers take time off work and go away on holidays. This also makes it an excellent time for you to work ON your business rather than…

Read More »
it's time to upgrade wordpress

WordPress 5.0: Big changes are coming!

November 6, 2018

You might have heard that WordPress 5.0 is just around the corner. WordPress initially announced that the release date would  be November 19th, but after more beta testing that date has been pushed back a few weeks. WordPress 5.0 includes…

Read More »
Flax Digital sponsors Ballarat's Frolic Festival

Flax Digital is proud to sponsor Ballarat’s Frolic Festival

October 30, 2018

Ballarat’s Frolic Festival is an LGBTQ+ event running from November 8th-14th this year. Founded in 2017, it’s a fantastic community event bringing together a diverse selection of Ballarat’s queer community. This year, Flax Digital are proud to be Rainbow Sponsor…

Read More »
too much information

WordPress Tips: Declutter Your Dashboard

August 28, 2018

If you have a WordPress website, you might be overwhelmed each time you login and see everything on your dashboard. Welcome, Quick Post, At a Glance, WordPress events around the world… what is all this, and why are you seeing…

Read More »
web design vs web development

Web Design vs Web Development: What’s the Difference?

August 22, 2018

A lot of people ask if Flax Digital does web design. The answer’s a little complicated, so here’s our explanation of the difference between website design and website development. What does a web designer do? A web designer has a…

Read More »