Switching web agency

April 19, 2017 by Tim

Does this sound like a sales ploy? Well, it sort-of is, and it sort-of isn't. We've had a lot of requests to take over websites recently. Particularly small-businesses looking for a white knight to save their broken website from a disappeared developer. Often it's because they're not happy with the overseas developers,... Read More


Multi Site wordpress with Scss and Template inheritance

April 18, 2017 by Will

We recently built out a group of websites for educational organisations in Australia for a partner company.  The challenge was the client wanted the sites to be run on a single installation of Wordpress, using Wordpress multisite. The goal was to save costs and aid maintainability by reusing code for... Read More


Aged Care Providers - We'd like to build your Consumer Direct Care marketing system

April 04, 2017 by Tim

*We've made an (extremely quick) survey so we know what the Aged Care industry is thinking. Please fill it in if you have a few minutes.[/surveying-interest-in-a-cdc-system/]* cdc image On 1 July 2015, it became mandatory for all home care packages to be delivered on a consumer directed care[https://agedcare.health.gov.au/programs/home-care/home-care-packages-programme-resources/consumer-directed-care] (CDC) basis. CDC gives consumers greater choice... Read More


Information for Aged Care Provider's websites

April 03, 2017 by Tim

Kindleman have been working with Aged Care providers for nearly 10 years in which time we've learnt a lot. To cut to the info, under the recent *Living Longer Living Better* reforms there are certain often legislated informational aspects that an Aged Care provider must provide on their website in relation to accommodation an... Read More


Website and app longevity

March 30, 2017 by Tim

Getting a new website made about every 3-5 years in basically inevitable for any business staying ahead of the curve. Technology moves on extremely fast, design and UX trends change, marketing strategies evolve. Particularly for smaller business, the general expectation is that you'll get about 5 years out a website,... Read More


Managing Complexity

February 20, 2017 by Will

For simple websites you can get away with emails and phone calls for communications, a photoshop mockup and a quick build by one generalist developer who cuts up the design into html and integrates it with a CMS. That process doesn't scale though. When requirements are complicated and there are multiple stake holders, developers, SEO staff and content generators, you need a lot more structure. Read More


What we learnt from judging the Australian Web Awards 2016

February 13, 2017 by Tim

Back in November I was selected for the judging panel of the Australian Web Awards. Puffy chest moment being up there with a rather stellar panel - big names, web-industry celebs and esteemed web pros. We'd entered the awards a few times in the past with some success, but hadn't entered... Read More


Things to look forward to in 2017

January 03, 2017 by Will

Woot, new year. What's coming up to look out for and look forward to in the world of Web Making?   Silverstripe 4  Well, first off - SilverStripe 4.  Why is that exciting? Because everybody loves new and shiny work tools, right? Silverstripe is the best open source CMS available and is set... Read More


Christmas Reading Suggestions 2016

December 21, 2016 by Will

So that's it for another year. Work done, final rollout deployed.  Uptime robot is showing twinkling green lights across the board.  It's time to kick back and do something different.... Like catch up on some web design & development reading.  It's a fast paced gig, so we need to keep... Read More


Our Landcare videos

January 12, 2016 by Tim

In 2011, we created a multi-facetted creative campaign for Landcare QLD[/projects/landcare/]. Part of the campaign was the below set of videos.     Do It On The Farm   Do It In the Bush   Do It At the River     Do It In The Dunes   Read More



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