Website and Design Blog

Our website and design blog features our thoughts, tips and tutorials for small businesses and organisations across Tasmania and for Webflow users.
Do businesses in Tasmania need to think about SEO in 2021?SEO

Do businesses in Tasmania need to think about SEO in 2021?

In this post we dive into the why, who and how businesses in Tasmania may be able to benefit from search engine optimisation, or SEO.

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Create A Business Email Using Your Domain And Gmail [Updated 2021]Client Tutorial

Create A Business Email Using Your Domain And Gmail [Updated 2021]

We detail step by step how to improve the professionalism of your business by creating an email address that uses your own domain name and is setup through Crazy Domain, Gmail and Google Workspace.

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Webflow Layouts Certification Exam PassedDomin8 Update

Webflow Layouts Certification Exam Passed

We're pleased to share that Dominic has passed Webflow's Level 1 Layouts Certification Exam.

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An SEO guide for small business owners — improve your website search engine rankingsSEO

An SEO guide for small business owners — improve your website search engine rankings

This guide provides steps on how small business owners can use search engine optimisation (SEO) to help improve your website ranking.

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Client Update: Backend Changes In Early 2021Client Update

Client Update: Backend Changes In Early 2021

A quick update for Domin8 Designs clients regarding backend work that will be performed across January 2021.

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Webflow Tutorial: Share or embed directions from Google Maps [VIDEO]Webflow Tutorial

Webflow Tutorial: Share or embed directions from Google Maps [VIDEO]

In this short tutorial, we share how to generate a shareable link or embed code for directions created in Google Maps, which can be easily embedded on your website.

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Should I use a DIY website builder?Client Questions

Should I use a DIY website builder?

In this post, we expand on four often overlooked areas when deciding to use a DIY website builder for your Tasmanian business.

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How the design of your website can affect traffic and visitorsWebsite Design

How the design of your website can affect traffic and visitors

We investigate how the design of your website can affect traffic - and provide some quick fix tips that aim to improve the number of visitors and their experience.

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Do you create eCommerce websites in Tasmania?Client Questions

Do you create eCommerce websites in Tasmania?

eCommerce is growing due to the implications of COVID-19. In this post we give some further information on our eCommerce website design for those looking to sell online in Tasmania.

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5 tips for Tasmanians who have  to work from homeWork Related

5 tips for Tasmanians who have to work from home

We work across both an office and home environment, and wanted to share our best 'work from home' tips to make your new transition as efficient and positive as possible.

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How well designed are Tasmanian business websites?Website Design

How well designed are Tasmanian business websites?

We analysed the websites of a handful of small business in Tasmania to see how they stacked up across good design metrics.

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Do you use Wordpress to create websites?Client Questions

Do you use Wordpress to create websites?

We answer one of the top three questions we receive, and list some reasons why we don't use systems like Wordpress to create and maintain websites.

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What You Can And Can't Do With Webflow's Website EditorClient Questions

What You Can And Can't Do With Webflow's Website Editor

At Domin8 Designs, we use Webflow to develop our websites. In this post, we give you some information on what you can and can't do with the Webflow's client editor.

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Why should I host my website with Webflow?Client Questions

Why should I host my website with Webflow?

In this post, I explain why hosting is necessary in a website development and why hosting with Webflow is beneficial.

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Client Tutorial: How To Edit Page TitlesClient Tutorial

Client Tutorial: How To Edit Page Titles

"The content on my page is updated, but the title in the web browser needs to be updated..."

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How I Optimise Images For A WebsiteWebsite Design

How I Optimise Images For A Website

A common issue clients face when updating their own website, here's a quick tip about how to optimise an image to reduce a page's load speed.

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Five signs your business website might need an updateWebsite Design

Five signs your business website might need an update

With a new year and new opportunities around the corner, Dominic shares five signs that may suggest it's time to consider an update for your small business website.

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Social Media Tip: Creating a Facebook EventSocial Media

Social Media Tip: Creating a Facebook Event

Spread the word of your upcoming forum, AGM or competition further by using Facebook's 'event' feature.

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Get more out of your Instagram bio with LinktreeSocial Media

Get more out of your Instagram bio with Linktree

Here's how to use Linktree to get more out of your Instagram bio and help direct customers to more areas of your website or business.

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iPhone Tip: Get that long exposure look Photography

iPhone Tip: Get that long exposure look

In this post, we share a little known trick on how to get that long exposure look from an iPhone camera.

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Five tips for small businesses on posting to FacebookSocial Media

Five tips for small businesses on posting to Facebook

Often faced with the same dilemma, this post details some tips and considerations aimed at smaller businesses and organisations when posting to Facebook.

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Process Study: Domin8 Designs LogoWork Related

Process Study: Domin8 Designs Logo

A review of our recent website updates provoked thoughts about the foundation of Domin8 Designs, and coming up with a logo to define a new business.

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Case Study: The Process Behind the Epic LogoWork Related

Case Study: The Process Behind the Epic Logo

We reflect back on the process undertaken to develop a new logo for an exciting, yet at the time undefined new business.

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Three Tassie Instagramers I FollowSocial Media

Three Tassie Instagramers I Follow

With the continued rise of Instagram and photos that can capture moments and emotion, these are but three accounts I often visit when in need of some inspiration.

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How to write effective posts for FacebookSocial Media

How to write effective posts for Facebook

Going through the process of updating the Domin8 Designs website, I found a useful article around what makes Facebook posts effective and engaging - and thought I'd share it here.

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Welcome to the Domin8 Designs blogWebsite Design

Welcome to the Domin8 Designs blog

Im excited to finally launch and share with you the updated Domin8 Designs website, including portfolio and blog section.

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