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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SEO Training Module 1

If you’ve been looking for some SEO training in the Ballarat area, on May 1st, Flax Digital will be holding its second Website Wednesday event on the topic of “SEO Basics”. Firstly, what is SEO? It stands for Search Engine Optimisation and it’s the process of making your website search engine friendly, so that the…

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digital decluttering

On April 3rd, Flax Digital will be holding its first Website Wednesday event. The topic will be “Declutter your digital life”. If you’ve watched Marie Kondo’s series on Netflix, or read her book “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” you’ll be familiar with the idea of looking at everything you have and considering which items…

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People have been asking us for a long time when we’re going to start offering website training or digital strategy workshops. Turns out the answer is: April, 2019! We’re pleased to announce a new series of intimate workshops for small businesses and nonprofits who want to get a better handle on their online presence. On…

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