Website Design

Regional IT Agency | Ballarat Based | World Driven

Website design is continuously shifting and can open up new possibilities. Having your voice heard, being able to instantly reach your audience anywhere in the world, and creating a brand worth knowing can all be achieved with a website. We see website design as the foundation point, a place where people visit that gives them the first impression into what you’re all about.

Talented Regional Developers

We are proudly local and love that we are creating regional employment opportunities right here in Ballarat, Victoria.

Security Clearance

Our team hold negative vetting level 2 security clearance. We ensure compliance with business and government constraints.

user experience and design focused

We understand user needs and create engagement experiences while prioritising Commonwealth Digital Service Standard web standards, usability and accessibility.

We handle the complex part of a website  that’s the coding, implementation, domains and setup. We then work with you to find the look and feel that aligns with your brand, while ensuring the website is user friendly and most importantly, conveys your message, products or services.

We talk about the user-experience a lot, it’s a vital part of website design and development. When you go to a website, it the layout clear? Functional? Will it convert to sales? We take the time to thoughtfully develop our sites to our clients desired outcomes.

When we start a project, we set out a clear objective, time frame and guide you through every step of the way. From fully custom developed sites, with government level security to your very first eCommerce platform, all by our Australian based team in Ballarat, Victoria.

What we use

Website Hosting

Hosting a website is like having the foundation to build your house, it’s necessary to have a solid foundation. It’s important to ensure your hosting can handle the amount of website traffic you receive, especially if there is an influx. We provide hosting solutions from small scale to large infrastructure with ease.

Our team walks you through the requirements when preparing your website, and can provide suggestions on the best solution for your budget and requirements. Hosting plans are available in Ballarat, Sydney, Melbourne and internationally and can be hosted on a range of platforms including cloud, VPS, shared and dedicated.

Website Setup

Don’t fret about the small stuff when it comes to setting up your website. Our Ballarat based website development team is equipped to set up your website environment to all your specifications. We have developed websites in WordPress, Webflow, Squarespace, Shopify and Drupal, as well as a range of custom solutions.

Do you also need help setting up your pre-existing site? We can even help with small parts of your setup including DNS setup, site migration and more.

Email Hosting

Do you need your emails to be safe and secure? We can provide scalable email solutions from 1 to 1000+ users with solutions that work from day one. Our email hosting allows you to manage business growth while maintaining security and reliability.

Our email hosting solutions can be provided locally in Ballarat, or scaled up to be globally accessible with a simple one stop administration portal.

Email Setup

Don’t worry about setting up your business email when our team can do it for you with ease. We offer email setup along with email hosting to ensure you have everything you need. Email setup plans are flexible and can be altered to suit your needs.

Website Support

There’s a sea of information out there about websites. We can offer support for as little or as much of your website as you need. Our Ballarat based support team can help you with issues as they arise, or even as on-call support.

So whether your DIY-ing your own website build, or looking to have a hands-off approach to your new website build, our Ballarat based team can help you with every step of the journey. Subscription and hourly rate services are available.

One Last Request website homepage designs

Frequently Asked Questions

What coding languages do we support?

Our developers are proficient in the following languages:

  • PHP
  • Javascript
  • Java
  • C#
  • C++
  • MySQL
  • Bash
  • React Native
  • React
  • HTML
  • CSS

What steps are involved in the development?

We favour running our projects with an agile methodology. We believe in the industry practice of reiterating in sprints of development. This allows our managers, designers and developers to prioritises the deliverables throughout the project and meets user-needs. 

As a general overview we break down our work into the following stages:

  1. Evaluation 
  2. Analysis 
  3. Design
  4. Implementation
  5. Testing
  6. Maintenance

How is my program supported long term?

We offer support and maintenance packages are part of all our projects. Some clients prefer to work on a at need basis and we can happily accommodate this option. 

Do I get access to the source code?

Yes, we can provide the source code for each project. At the discretion of the client there may may be some restrictions around copyright, distribution and licensing. 

Am I locked in to any contracts?

No, we understand it's not suitable for everyone to be locked into a contract. We provide flexibility in our support and development which means you can be free to move onto another business but are always welcome to come back to us. We often provide support contracts on request and at the discretion of our clients. 

What's the average cost?

Development can be varied and each project usually requires a particular skillset from our team. For example, one project could require a significant amount of user experience design, user research and testing which will increase the investment. To give you a baseline we recommend at least a budget of $3,000 for development and engagement.