How can illustrations help your business?

Ever heard the term, “A picture is worth a thousand words”? Of course you have, and it’s as true now as it ever was. In our technological world, we are bombarded with information. In fact, we seek it out, on websites, on social media, on good old fashioned television. We all walk around with screens […]

Expansion and Collaboration for the 61 Design team

Expansion and collaboration are the focus for the new financial year for the team at 61 Design. With a growing team and expanding regional connections, our home at 61-63 Humffray Street was becoming a little small. So when the space next door became available, we jumped at the opportunity. Our new space at 59 Humffray […]

SEO – Every Pages Matter.

Everyday, over three billion internet searches are conducted worldwide. This means that people are looking for you and your business every single day. How many of these people are actually finding you? If you are struggling to be found, you’re not alone. This is because as of January 2021, there were an estimated 1.87 billion […]

What makes a good business card design?

Business cards are still relevant in today’s business world. It is your calling card – a quick and easy way for potential clients and network connections to find your contact details. However, according to The Design Inspiration, 90% of business cards get thrown away within a week. Not ideal. Some of the given reasons include: Bland or […]

EOFY – A time for more than a financial review

With the end of the financial year (EOFY) fast approaching, many businesses have the accountant on speed dial. Yet it’s a great opportunity to review other aspects of your business, and make those changes work in your favor for the pending tax season. • YOUR WEBSITE Like most products, websites have a shelf life. Technology […]

Gone In A Flash – Adobe Flash Discontinued

The year was 1996. November to be precise. Former President Bill Clinton had just beat Republican rival Bob Dole winning his second term in office. Seinfeld was into it’s 8th season. A new online venture was launched called – the first toy store to do eCommerce. So many things have changed since then, but […]

4 Quick Ways to Improve Your SEO Success

Search engine optimisation (SEO) is about making it easy for search engines to find your website. If you want customers to be able to find you easily online, here are four quick things you can do now to ensure your website has the best chance of ranking well. Refresh your page content often. Refreshing your […]

The Importance of Blog Posts

We all know posting in social media networks can improve traffic to your website and get more eyes on your business. But what most businesses miss out on is writing these posts on their website first in a news or blog section and then sharing it to social media. By having the content on your […]

Keep Your eCommerce Store Secure This Holiday Season

The holiday season is quickly approaching and, to be prepared for success, your E-commerce store needs adequate support. Consider the holiday nightmare: a crashed website on Black Friday. Or Free Shipping Friday. After countless hours of hard work, your customers are angry and unable to buy your products. It’s often neglected, but support for your […]

WordPress 5.5 Released – Is your site up to date?

Is your site running the latest greatest version of WordPress? If not you could be missing some pretty cool improvements, but most importantly, your site could be a significant security risk. Just like the software on your computer the software that runs your website needs updating. This includes the core WordPress code as well as […]

We’re All About Partnerships

We’re delighted to announce our partnership with Western United FC in its inaugural year of competition.  The newest Hyundai A-League club, WUFC embodies the aspirational, hard-working and successful spirit of all of us – the people of the west. As preferred printing partner, we’re helping grow the game of football in the western region and […]

Go Western United

It’s been a big week for us here at 61 Design. As avid supporters our eyes will be glued to our screens this evening as our beloved Western United square off against WSW in arguably the most important match in the club’s short history. Squad has been announced, click here to see the team that […]