Australian Interactive Media Industry Association


‘Busy’ small businesses continue to overlook social media: Report

1:09PM | Thursday, 10 January 2013 |  Small businesses are either unsure or too busy to fully capitalise on the potential of social media, an industry analyst says, after it was revealed only 27% of SMEs are utilising social media.

Online retailers struggle to find skilled eCommerce staff: Report

6:18PM | Friday, 1 June 2012 |  Australian retailers are keen to invest in their digital and online strategies, new findings show, but are struggling to find experienced, senior operation staff who fully understand eCommerce.

Three standout AIMIA award winners

3:46PM | Monday, 19 March 2012 |, Dr. Cotton and 5X Mutant Gum are among the winners of this year’s Australian Interactive Media Industry Association awards, suggesting start-ups can learn from their success.

Group buying guide launched for small businesses

3:24PM | Friday, 9 March 2012 |  Small businesses can now gain greater insight into the group buying channel, with the launch of a business guide designed to complement the Australian Group Buying Code of Conduct.

Spreets and Cudo call for code of conduct

6:50PM | Wednesday, 8 June 2011 |  Group-buying sites Spreets and Cudo have released a framework for an industry-specific code of conduct, detailing ethical and best-practice commitments to merchants and members of the sector.

Only 14% of small businesses use social media: Report

5:00AM | Wednesday, 25 May 2011 |  A new survey reveals nearly two thirds of Australian internet users participate on social networking sites yet only 14% of small businesses have a social media presence.