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EOFY! Stock up on toilet paper or invest in your brand!?

EOFY! Stock up on toilet paper or invest in your brand!?

What are you spending your money on before the EOFY? Tax time can look a whole lot different this year, if you like! So rather than stocking up on toilet paper and stationery, we think it’s time to invest in your brand. Why? Because your brand is what keeps your...

Get your .au domain name – without the .com

Get your .au domain name – without the .com

Why get your .au? .au domain names are a direct way to simplify and shorten your existing .com domain name, such as mynew.au. This option is available for Australian’s that want to manage, maintain, create and make their brand stand out online. If you are a current...

Would you like $5000 in grant money?

Would you like $5000 in grant money?

The Business Basics Grants Program is back! Apply now!Now is the time to apply for a $5000 grant! At Catalyst Directions we know how challenging it can be to set up a new website or update your existing website. And marketing, well, that’s just as challenging....

WooCommerce

WooCommerce

WooCommerce has everything you need to start selling online. From categories and product listings, with all of the photos and information you want to show about your products, through to a simple add to cart function, shipping calculations, payment gateways, easy...

WordPress and DIVI

WordPress and DIVI

WordPress Most of our websites are built using a business grade open source content management system, WordPress, which is the most popular online publishing platform, currently powering more than 30% of the web. It combines simplicity for users and publishers with...

The Importantance of Quality Photos

The Importantance of Quality Photos

WHY DO PHOTOS MATTER SO MUCH? Images communicate across language barriers and draw attention faster than text can (think about how quickly your brain reacted to the images above). Whether consciously or not, human brains seek out vibrant imagery and when given the...

Crush Magazine

Crush Magazine

In 2019 Larine and Nikki approached us to build a website and to be a Foundation Partner as they launched their new Crush Magazine. Of course we were delighted to get involved and we continue to work with them as their magazine and business grows and evolves.What we...

Manta Bargara Resort

Manta Bargara Resort

We've been working with Manta Bargara since the early days when the resort first opened doing website updates as needed - through to more recent years where we've been running Google Ads to bring them accommodation bookings, and designing new websites to showcase the...

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)

Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) the process of increasing the quality and quantity of visitors to your website by increasing visibility of your website in Google. 

Website Hosting

Website Hosting

Your website needs a place to live, so customers can view it - this is called Website Hosting. It's a bit like renting office space for your business to have a physical location, you need to rent server space for your website to have an online location.  Hosting is a...