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MyWork Web Design Blog

Take a peek into the minds of the people that make MyWork Australia tick. Design, coding, SEO, digital marketing, social, branding… whatever… if we find it interesting we’ll write about it below. Welcome to the MyWork Web Design Blog.

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At MyWork, we are very fortunate to have a fantastically relaxed office atmosphere. I am often jokingly asked by family and friends if we actually manage to do any work amongst all the fun they see us having on social media. The initial perception that MyWork is a fantastic place to work is definitely something… Read More.

Date Posted: January 15, 2016 Posted In: General Author:
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Even after working at a web design company for a couple of years, I’m still not exactly what people would call “technologically gifted.” After all I still use a Mac in my own time, which is a cardinal sin around these parts.  I have also been known to stare vacantly at my computer screen and… Read More.

Date Posted: November 5, 2015 Posted In: General Help & Support Author:
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(Work) Friends With Benefits Since the dawn of time, man has felt a need to distinguish between work friends and ‘real’ friends. The difference predominantly lies in the native habitat where these friendships transpire. ‘Real’ friendships have often been based on two individuals finding common ground that is timeless and resonates for years to come,… Read More.

Date Posted: September 10, 2015 Posted In: General Author:
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The importance of alleviating stress, particularly at work, is well known and has been widely documented. It can begin with something as simple as taking a short break like a walk around the office, eating snacks in between breaks or leaving earlier in the morning so you don’t feel rushed to get ready for work. Many workplaces these… Read More.

Date Posted: September 3, 2015 Posted In: General Author:
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Social Media in the Workplace: Social media has proven to be quite useful when it comes to increasing brand awareness and letting your product and services be known to target audiences. Many companies around the world use sites such as Facebook to let the world know what their company is all about. Why do they use… Read More.

Date Posted: August 24, 2015 Posted In: General Author:
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All hail His Grace, Joe of House Kershaw, First of His Name, King of the Andals and the First Men, Lord of the Seven Kingdoms, and Protector of the Snacks.   Every Friday, the MyWork crew get together in our lounge room to hang out and socialise. It’s great team bonding time that helps bring… Read More.

Date Posted: August 13, 2015 Posted In: General Author:
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As someone who is about to celebrate her birthday and will be happily celebrating it at work (ahem, yes please send all birthday cards, presents and flower bouquets through), there’s never been a better time to demolish the idea that celebrating your birthday at work is something to be dreaded! Have you ever been excited… Read More.

Date Posted: July 21, 2015 Posted In: General Author:
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“Buy an office plant”, they said “It will be fun”, they said WRONG! From over-watering to under watering and too much sunlight to not enough sunlight, there’s no denying that an office space is a challenging environment to raise a plant. If you’ve attempted to introduce greenery into your workplace with a 0% success rate,… Read More.

Date Posted: July 7, 2015 Posted In: General Author:
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First things first, if you are on social media you are probably guilty of stalking at one time or another. Whether it’s shamefully checking in on an ex on Facebook, trawling through a celebrity’s baby photos on Instagram (Hamish Blake’s son is the ultimate exception to the ‘baby spam’ rule) or seeking out your stylish… Read More.

Date Posted: June 12, 2015 Posted In: General Author:
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Google officially confirmed that they are now receiving more searches from mobile devices than on desktop computers across 10 countries, including the US and Japan. As a result a new algorithm change has been rolled out, which has been nicknamed ‘mobilegeddon’. The update is aimed at giving a boost in rankings to mobile friendly pages… Read More.

Date Posted: May 8, 2015 Posted In: General Author: