Over the years we have developed hundreds of websites. Whilst we’ve worked on most major web development platforms, the majority of our web design work is performed in WordPress. All of our websites are built as mobile responsive and we include the initial SEO in the web design so you don’t have to pay extra for it later.
We prefer clean and uncluttered website layout and design, however we are ultimately guided by the client’s requirements. If you have your own ideas on design then we can bring those ideas into reality.
The emphasis these days is to ensure the mobile version of the website is quick and easy to navigate as potential customers are time poor.
Below is just a small sample of some digital projects we’ve recently completed.
JSW Landscapes is renowned as one of the leading landscapers on the Gold Coast.
They required a website that was visually striking, setting them apart from the competitors in the landscaping industry.
We custom built almost every element of this WordPress website to create a unique, outside the box website.
Along the way we help JSW fix up their Google Maps / My Business presence which enabled them to start gathering Google Reviews and build help build their overall presence in Google.
Orchid Beach is a renowned Fraser Island destination. This website has a dual purpose – providing accommodation as well as being the local convenience store.
We custom built a WordPress website with a full screen image slider featuring the amazing scenery that Fraser Island has to offer.
We also the Lodgify accommodation booking software to allow Orchid Beach to accept bookings online.
Nash Building + Interiors
Nash are a well known Gold Coast building and renovation company.
The team at Nash were after a website that was able to visually display the amazing construction work they’ve completed in the past. We custom built a WordPress website to help them stand out from the crowd.
We included an Instagram live feed on the home page so whenever they create a new post it’s automatically added to their website home page.
We also utilised best practice SEO techniques to help them achieve google rankings in the future for Gold Coast builder related phrases.
Balanced Health + Wellness
Balanced Health + Wellness is a Tugun based Kinesiology and Wellness treatment space.
This business was a start up so they enlisted Align Media to work on the entire branding process. The client brief was to design something relaxed, taking in elements of the ocean.
We achieved the relaxed vibe by using a light colour palette that complimented the overhead ocean shot throughout most of their material. We designed their logo, business cards, promotional flyers and a custom built WordPress website.
It is always great to work on a brand from the ground up with the end result being a consistent and professional feel across all print and digital assets.
TMF Solutions is an Adelaide based Aged Care Consulting Firm.
The client wanted something that represented professionalism and a fresh approach to consulting.
We designed the logo, business cards, presentation folders and custom built the website in WordPress.
Our client was wrapped with the end result and our ability to bring their vision to life.
Subtle Cosmetics provides cosmetic injectables from their treatment clinic at Nerang on the Gold Coast.
They already had a logo, colour scheme and business cards and they needed a simple but impactful website design that would compliment their existing branding.
We designed their website in WordPress and met the brief with a visually striking design that represents the industry they’re in and gets the message to their potential clients.
In addition, the Align Media team set up their google business and maps profile. We provided advice and techniques on how to build their google reviews and improve their organic search presence in the future.
ESkin Professional is an online shopping website specialising in the sale of Dermalogica products. This website was custom built in WordPress using Woocommerce for the online shopping component.
This website features a range of payment options including credit card or zip pay. The home page contains a responsive featured product slider and a custom coded notice area sitting just below the main menu which allows our client to easily make updates themselves. The newsletter sign up automatically sends any new subscribers to the customer’s mailchimp email database so there’s no need to manually add new subscribers.
We designed the ESkin logo for our customer based on their requirements.
Flush Plumbing & Drainage
Flush Plumbing is a Gold Coast based small business providing plumbing and drainage services 24 /7.
This website features a custom built navigation section where the circular logo protrudes downwards from the navigation bar. This allows the logo to be larger whilst still keeping the menu area small enough so it doesn’t consume too much of the screen.
The hero image features some custom photoshop work where we merged numerous different images to create one striking graphic with enough blank space to hold the text.
We implemented best practice SEO techniques to maximise google rankings for local search phrases and optimised their Google Maps and Business profiles.
Roknutz is a unique aftermarket drum cymbal wingnut with an international market. They required a custom built WordPress website with the ability to sell their products worldwide. We added Woocommerce for the ability to sell online.
This website features an automatic currency switcher based on the visitor’s I.P. address so they can view pricing in their local currency. We also added custom shipping rules as different products required different shipping prices. The shipping is then discounted when multiple products are added through a series of custom shipping rules.
Evbuilt is a Gold Coast luxury home builder. They required a custom built WordPress website that had a high end, classy appearance to represent their brand appropriately and to appeal to their target market. Their previous website failed to achieve rankings in google due to technical issues and lack of SEO best practice techniques. We rebuilt from scratch to ensure that the correct SEO practices were adhered to throughout the website.
We also added an Instagram feed to their gallery page, so when they add a new picture on their smartphone it will automatically update the Gallery page on their website.
Aztech Services Australia
Aztech Services is Australia’s leading asbestos removal company. They required a custom built WordPress website that presented a corporate image with a focus on simplicity and ease of use. We have achieved top google rankings throughout all parts of Australia for asbestos related phrases Aztech and we preserved those rankings during the transition to the new site.
We also developed an intranet site for their staff members to stay up to date with important information and policies.
Boss Wheels Australia
Boss Wheels is a leading Australian importer and manufacturer of aftermarket 4wd wheels. We rebuilt their existing website from scratch, adding features such as looping video background on the desktop homepage, sliding featured products section and a live social media feed that updates each time they post a new picture on Instagram. We added an e-commerce shop and (at the clients request) we customised the shop to display as a catalogue, disabling the ability for customers to view prices and make purchases.
Yuva Skin Care
Yuva Skin Care is a well known Australian skin care brand. They required a website that allowed their loyal customers to purchase products online.
We developed a mobile reponsive, e-commerce style website with some nice shop features like price filters, discount coupons and recently viewed product widgets. We also exported all of their customers from their old website and created a mailchimp campaign to notify customers of the new website.
Gold Coast Woodturners
Gold Coast Woodturners is a local club that wanted a simple website to be able to demonstrate what they do and how people can join.
This website is a great example of an entry level website. We were able to meet their budget whilst still creating a very attractive looking website. We included initial SEO to help them achieve rankings for Gold Coast Woodturning related phrases.
Grow Training Group
Grow Training Group is a leading Australian provider of training and educational courses. They required a simple website to serve as a central landing page to represent their other brands. We custom built the Grow website and then proceeded to rebuild all of their other websites, giving them a consistent feel across all websites.
Some of their websites required e-commerce functionality for purchase of online courses and E-books. E-books are automatically sent to the customer upon purchase, removing any need for admin staff to process the orders.
Coastwide Gas are a Gold Coast based gas fitting and plumbing business. They required an attractive yet simple website with the goal being to generate new enquiries via phone and online enquiry. We used SEO to target gas fitting and plumbing related phrases and accompany this with an Adwords campaign to boost enquiries even further.
Wasteforce is a skip bin hire company based on the Gold Coast. They required a website that allowed for instant online bookings and payment for skip bins.
We developed a custom made WordPress plugin that allowed Wasteforce to manage pricing and bookings for their skip bin hire. Their admin staff have the ability to change pricing, block out dates for holidays and weekends and manage availability of bins based on size, delivery area and waste type.
Easy Kegging is one of Australia’s leading suppliers of home brew equipment and supplies.
We created an online store which features over 300 products of varying weights and sizes. We implemented automated Australia Post postage calculations which mathematically determines the appropriate parcel size based on the size and weight of the products purchased.
We provided extensive training to our customer to allow them to competently manage their website themselves and we continue to provide ongoing support whenever required.
3dmk Treeline create computer generated 3d reproductions of plants and trees. These amazingly life-like digital reproductions are used by architects and industry professionals to create artist’s impressions of new developments and other projects.
We created an e-commerce website with an online store that allows customers to purchase and receive instant downloads of the artwork files. Being such large files we set up remote cloud delivery via a low cost provider so the online shopper receives super quick downloads without costing our client too much in hosting costs.
Nanokote South Australia
Nanokote is a protective glass coating that is well known throughout the world. The customer required a professional website to represent the South Australian branch of Nanokote. We designed the entire concept including logo, colours, images and assistance with copywriting. The customer was very happy with the end result.
All Care Pest & Termite
All Care Pest & Termite are a Gold Coast based pest control company and are long term Align Media customers. We recently rebuilt their website for the second time to keep the styling and usability in line with modern web design techniques. We ensured their existing Google footprint was preserved so they didn’t lose any of their rankings. We put more visible quote request triggers throughout the site and implemented anti-spam measures to minimise spam submissions.
We continue to provide ongoing SEO, Adwords and Website Management services to All Care.