Australian-based outsourcing website Freelancer.com is reportedly the subject of a US$400 million takeover offer from Japanese recruitment site Recruit Co.
Australia’s privacy laws have recently changed, and all businesses have until March 2014 to become fully compliant. Here are some key details you need to consider.
From using a boring headline to forgetting to include a call to action, here are five common, yet easy to avoid blogging mistakes you should be aware of.
Frustration with the high prices of name brand men’s underwear prompted Will Strange to start his own subscription online store Three65 Underwear.
Age discrimination has long been a fact of life in business. However, cloud computing means entrepreneurs are increasingly being judged on ability.
Australian real estate investor and entrepreneur Will Pattison is off to the Philippines next week in a bid to revolutionise online real estate transactions.
Canva, a well-backed start-up promising to revolutionise the design field of marketing collateral, has launched worldwide.
Email service provider MailChimp says it’s fixed an issue that meant emails sent via their service were being blocked from .au domain accounts.
Businesses relying on MailChimp are caught up in a battle between online service providers that could mean their emails are only reaching a fraction of their audience.
Android app development continues to power ahead of Apple’s iOS, according to figures released by Freelancer.com.
Corporate sustainability consultants Tania Crosbie and Melissa Houghton have this week released the first iteration of their VillageHive software, which makes their expertise available to a greater audience than they could work with directly.
Social media is taking over the world of communications. But can there be too much of a good thing?
International design marketplace 99designs is one of Australia’s major start-up success stories, with 240,000 registered designers. Chief operations officer Jason Sew Hoy discusses some of the challenges the platform has faced.
Online design marketplace 99designs has launched a new service that allows users to get small changes done to existing designs within a few hours.
Do you want to get influential bloggers to link to your website? Here are 10 commandments to follow and an email template to try.
The recent Apple v Amazon case in the United States concerning Amazon’s use of the phrase ‘Appstore’ provides an important lesson for business owners in relation to use of trademarks.
A fashion retailer in Perth is battling it out with UK retail giant Arcadia Group, ahead of the expected launch of the UK Topshop brand in the city.
Australian recruitment marketplace start-up RecruitLoop has raised $500,000 to fund its expansion plans and is opening an office in the US.
Four Melbourne entrepreneurs under the age of 25 have raised $100,000 in seed capital and launched a social discussion network to plug the gap between social networks and forums.
Fresh from serving as a project manager for Catch of the Day, Robert McIntosh has this week launched a start-up to deliver monthly gifts, such as flowers, coffee or beer, to people.