3.1 million Aussies just made a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS achievement

Do you own a .au domain? Congratulations on joining 3.1 million Aussies in the biggest domain name registry transfer in history! .au Just achieved the GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS title for the largest migration of of an internet top-level domain in a single transition. As a director on the board of auda, our director Joe Manariti, […]

Digital designer role

We seek a talented and driven Digital Designer to join our team. This person will have a passion for all things digital, including responsive website design and development, UX & UI, social media and eCommerce, as well as a drive to stay up to date with all the current and latest industry trends. You will […]

Christmas closure & support

SWiM and its staff wish you a festive holiday season and trust you will stay safe. We look forward to working with you in 2018. SWiM Communications will be closed for the festive season from 22/12/2017 – 15/1/2018 For emergency support over this period please call 03 9326 8000 or email support@swim.com.au Wishing you a Merry […]

Melbourne Cup Weekend Support

Melbourne Cup Tuesday is a public holiday for those of us in Victoria. This year SWiM will be using the Monday in between to work on our own business. Resultantly, our office will also be closed this day. We are closed on: Monday, 6 November 2017 (SWiM Internal Workshop) Tuesday, 7 November 2017 (Melbourne Cup […]

New next generation iPhones released by Apple

This week you may have heard the hype about Apple releasing its latest editions in the iPhone series. For weeks now, there have been many rumours and leaks regarding Apple’s new flagship phones and on Wednesday, Apple made it all official. It was a big announcement that started off with a new Apple Watch. The Apple […]

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Michael celebrates his 10th year at SWiM

This year I celebrated my 10th year at SWiM and I thought this would be a great opportunity to reflect on this milestone. I started at SWiM having just graduated from my University degree with a Bachelor of Design/Multimedia Design. Back then Flash was all the rage and I was determined to find myself in […]

Christmas holiday closure 2016

SWiM and its staff wish you a festive holiday season and trust you will stay safe. We look forward to working with you in 2017. SWiM Communications will be closed for the festive season from 23/12/2016 – 16/1/2017 For emergency support over this period please call 03 9326 8000 or email support@swim.com.au Wishing you a […]

Christmas Period Hours and Support

Please note, SWiM Communications will be closed for the festive season from 23/12/2015 – 11/1/2016 Should you need assist during this period please email: support@swim.com.au Our staff member on call will be in touch ASAP. In the event of urgent support please contact: Joshua Curci email: support@swim.com.au SMS: 0402 264 959 For non urgent matters […]

7 Ways To Energise Your Website

1.Whendid you last add a “news” article? If your last blog entry or product update is over a month old, chances are your website may look out of date to a prospective client who visits it. Consider connecting your blog to social media like Twitter, Instagram or FaceBook for easy frequent updates. 2.Have you reviewed […]

A Quick Word About Domain Management

For over 10 years SWiM has partnered with Intaserve for management of our domain portfolio. It’s been a happy and reliable partnership. Earlier this year, Intaserve was acquired by a third party, VentraIP. Part of this process has seen our account migrated to VentraIP for retail matters and their wholesale partner Synergy, for Domain Reseller matters. […]

SWiM opens UK office

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Featured Work – Group of 100

Group of 100 – Responsive Design & Development  

Beware: Traffic Infringement Scam

There is currently an email campaign circulating throughout Australian and internationally that requests payment for a bogus AFP Traffic Infringement Notice. If you have received the email make sure you delete it immediately and report the details on the ACORN website. How do you protect yourself? Here are the golden rules for online safety, how […]

Report Cyber Crime

Cybercrime is an issue which affects many Australians. As Australia’s reliance on technology grows, the cost and incidence of cybercrime is expected to increase. Where can you report cyber crime? Visit the new Australian Government’s website – ACORN – Australian Cybercrime Online Reporting Network.

Welcome Jacob!

We welcome Jacob Leech to the SWiM Studio. “I love clean progressive design, great music, gadgets, Hugh Grant movies and the feeling after a good shave. I am allergic to physical labour, warm beer, bad music and people who are rude to waiters. I joined SWiM in April 2015 as a Digital Designer and Developer. […]

Have you noticed that your sites ranking has dropped on mobile search?

It’s now been over 3 months since Google implemented Mobilegeddon and we have definitely noticed the change. Google are sticking true to their word and we have seen a change in mobile search. Although we know that Responsive design is favoured, Google is still rewarding sites that have a separate mobile site, for now. We […]

Important! Major Google search change. If your website isn’t mobile friendly, it should be!

We’ve helped your business think BIG, now it’s time to think small! A huge shift in the world of internet search is coming and if you’re not prepared, it could affect your business significantly. As of April 21 2015, Google will implement a new search algorithm change that will penalize web sites, within its mobile […]

We are hiring: Digital Designer

We seek a bright, talented digital designer to join our team. Ideally this person will enjoy website design and development and will also work within related areas such as social media, Electronic Direct Mail (EDM) and print. You will have the opportunity to further your skills using HTML, CSS and JavaScript (JQuery). Experience in responsive […]

Our new office location as of Monday 23 Feb

Please note that from this Monday 23rd February, SWiM will be located at our new studio in North Melbourne and will be fully operational again as of Tuesday 24th February. Our new address is: SWiM Communications 134 Langford Street North Melbourne Vic 3051 For now you can still reach us on the current phone number […]

SWiM Christmas Closure

Please note that SWiM Communications will be closing for the holiday period on: Tuesday 23rd Dec 2013 – Monday 12th Jan 2015 Holiday Contact Info For email configuration or troubleshooting information, please visit our website. Or for video instructions, please visit our YouTube Channel. Strictly in case of extreme emergency or website outage enquiries: Please […]

Finishing Off 2014

We are the first .au domain reseller to be officially accredited by AUDA and issued with a reseller number, meaning that SWiM will now appear in the Whois domain results!

5 Tips For Your Business Over The Christmas Period

Communicate your Christmas/New Year hours to clients Back up or upgrade your IT Don’t forget to turn on email auto-responders and change your answer phone messages Remember office security – Homes aren’t the only places that get broken into over the Christmas period Start 2015 one step ahead and set you goals for the new […]

The Internet has a help button (2014 auIGF – Workshop 10)

The Internet has a help button was the topic of the night at the auIGF recently. Watch the workshop below:

Domain Renewals: Don’t get scammed!

If you have received any letters asking you to renew or purchase any domains, make sure you look out for signs of being scammed. Usually these will come from a generically named company that you would not know of, nor be addressed to a name of an actual person either. Take note of the similarities […]

Featured Work – Ganache Chocolate & Godek International

Ganache Chocolate (Online Store + Mobile Site) We have recently launched a new look website for Ganache Chocolate, a specialty chocolate shop in Melbourne. This website also includes a custom chocolate box selector where customers can fill up boxes with a selection of their favourite hand made chocolates. Ganache also have two Melbourne shops, South […]