Today the World Health Organisation declared that novel coronavirus, aka COVID-19, has officially reached pandemic status. By now you’ve quite likely seen this graph, or something like it: Early containment, largely through isolation and quarantine measures, slows down the virus enough that health services can cope. This in turn means that the mortality rate drops…

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celebrating ballarat buzz, ballarat event calendar and what's on newsletter

Ballarat Buzz passed a couple of milestones recently, gaining 1,000 likes on Facebook and over 7,000 monthly unique visitors to the website itself. Ballarat Buzz launched in October 2018, offering free event listings for Ballarat and the surrounding area. Since then we’ve had: 66,041 unique visitors (that’s almost 2/3 the total population of Ballarat!) 910…

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As WordPress experts, we deal with some pretty beefy WordPress websites with lots of custom functionality. We’re also experts in making sure that, no matter how complex the site, your website speed and performance are taken care of. Clients often come to us concerned that their website is running slowly. Often, they are running a…

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If you’ve been paying attention to the media over the last couple of years, you’ll have heard plenty about Facebook. You’ll have heard that they’ve had massive security breaches, they’re implicated in election fraud, that they unethically experimented on users to make them feel bad, that they practice political censorship, that their ad targeting is…

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SEO Training Series - Module 3 - Analytics for SEO

We talk a lot about analytics here at Flax Digital, and it’s something we care about a lot. But what’s the big deal? Is it something you actually have to worry about, or just nerd stuff? Making good business decisions Every business has questions like: Is our advertising working?’ Which social media should we focus…

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