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82% of Australians search for a website before choosing a business. With an award-winning website from Localsearch, you can pay off a new site over 10 months and ensure you’re the business Aussies choose.

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Custom Web Design Packages

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Every Localsearch custom website package includes access to our professional designers, developers and content specialists, image optimisation, an account manager, Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager setup, and more. Choose the size of the website you need and your hosting package, and we’ll handle the rest.

HTML5 Websites

HTML5 websites are ideal for small business web designs. While they’re not as customisable as a WordPress website, they do the job and for less!

WordPress Websites

When you need the freedom to make your website truly your own, WordPress gives you the flexibility to do everything you want and more.

eCommerce Websites

Sell your products online to anyone in the world with a custom eCommerce website design from Localsearch.

Website Hosting & Management

Localsearch web management packages include fast hosting, domain name, a current SSL certificate, plug-in updates, backups and everything else you could ever need, all in one.

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What a Great Website Looks Like

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Be inspired by some of our past custom web designs, built for search engines by our award-winning and nominated web experts at Localsearch.

Why build your new website with Localsearch?

Top Benefits of Custom Web Design

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Ready for Search Engines From Day 1

By being built to user experience and Google’s best practices, your new website will be ready to be found online from the day it’s published. The only SEO you’ll need to do is for maintenance!

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Easy Budgeting with 10-Month Payment Plans

All of our custom website design packages can be paid off over 10 months to help you build the website you want sooner rather than later. If you only need a basic website, check out our website subscriptions.

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Fast, Affordable Website Management

Fast, secure hosting is essential for your website’s on-going performance. To help you even further, we bundle hosting with website management for even more benefits, like plug-in maintenance.

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All-in-One Digital Marketing Service

Whenever you need more results from your website (like around the holiday season), we can boost your package with Google Ads, SEO, social ads, Google My Business and more, starting from $23 a week.

The Custom Website Design Process

Building a custom website design can be stressful, confusing and time consuming — unless you’re with Localsearch. Our new or rebuild website process is designed to take the stress and pressure from your plate, ensuring all you have to worry about is how much you’ll love your next site.

What to expect when building a custom website with Localsearch:

It’s that easy. Take the first step and request your free custom website design quote now.

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What is a search engine friendly website?

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A search engine friendly website is a site built in a way to appeal to Google’s (and Bing’s, Duck Duck Go’s, etc.) rules for who they show on search engine results. It’s important your website is built to be search engine friendly from day one as getting it up to scratch can be costly later on down the track.

At the very least, your website should be:

And so much more.

If you’re not sure if your website is following these best practices, request a free website audit from our professional website specialists now.

Be confident in your results.

Check & Analyse Your Website Results Anywhere, Anytime

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When you build and host a website with Localsearch, you receive complimentary access to our purpose-built, all-in-one digital marketing dashboard, Nucleus. Inside Nucleus, you’ll have everything you need to feel confident in how your website is growing your business at your fingertips, from the number of visitors each week to how many are converting to real enquiries.

The best part about Nucleus is it’s built for Australian business owners. There’s no jargon or misleading data. All you’ll see are real numbers and easy-to-understand data to measure your true success.

If you do have any questions, your account manager is only a call or email away to guide you through.

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Why 28,000+ Businesses Choose Localsearch

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Every year, Localsearch helps more than 28,000 Australian business owners, as well as provides free support to a further 300,000+ business owners throughout the country. Our Aussie-based customer support and award-winning digital marketing specialists not only get results, but they help real Australian families get ahead.

These are their stories:

Explore more of our case studies and video testimonials, or reach out now to experience the local digital marketing difference.

How to create a successful Website

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Your website has a lot of jobs to do, from being found on search engines and helping convert visitors from ad campaigns to even selling your products and taking bookings. However, for it to do these things, it needs to not only look good, but be optimised both front and back end.

A successful website needs to have:

And much more. You could add stress to your already busy plate or you could just leave it to our expert website designers, developers and content specialists.

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In 2020–2021, there has been a 3.8% increase in businesses in Australia.

What are you doing to stand out from the ever-growing crowd? A new site is the ideal way of growing your online presence and sealing the deal with those checking out your business. We simply make it easy and stress-free to do.

25+ Years of Helping Australian Businesses Grow

“The team at Localsearch were relentless in their pursuit of perfection for our brand,” from Janette Heintze. “Localsearch has been the greatest advertisement tool I’ve used in my 10 years of business,” from Debra Davis.

These are just two of the 500+ reviews on our Google My Business. Every year, we help 300,000+ businesses just like these to grow their online presence and future-proof themselves for the unknown. It’s what we’ve done for more than 25 years and will do long into the future.

Frequently Asked Questions About Custom Web Design

There are a lot of decisions to make when building a website. Which platform is the best to create a website on? How do you know if you’re paying too much for your website? Should you try and build your website yourself?

Find the answer to all these questions and more in our FAQ guide. Of course, if you can’t see the question you have plaguing your mind, please reach out and we’d be more than happy to help.

Whether you need a WordPress or HTML5 website comes down to what you need your website to do. If you only need a basic website and/or are limited by budget, a HTML5 website is better for you. However, if you want custom web design features or other special features, a WordPress website will be better for your business.

Of course, our Digital Marketing Specialists throughout Australia can help you find the best website to get you growing.

The cost of an eCommerce website can range anywhere from $9,000 to upwards of $50,000, depending how many products you have and what you need it to do. Maintenance for an eCommerce website can also be costly, starting from as low as $150 a month to upwards of $30,000+. 

While the cost of an eCommerce website can be confronting, the benefits when they’re built right and marketed well are priceless. In 2020, eCommerce website became increasingly popular to allow businesses (even service-based businesses) to operate online while restrictions were in place. They allow you to reach more people outside of a particular shopfront region.

The main difference between building a custom web design and using a website template is the level of flexibility you have with your completed web design project.

While a template website is typically cheaper than custom designs, you will be restricted with the layout and functionality your website can have. Custom website design allows you to build the exact website you want, down to including an online store and more.

However, due to the investment and time it can take to build online stores and custom websites, it’s even more crucial you choose the right web design company. With Localsearch, you’ll receive access to highly experienced web designers, developers and content specialists who ensure your website redesign or new build is ready for search engines and to generate sales.

Get in touch with our experience web designers now for a free quote.

Like your own business does for your customers, using a custom website services will help you save time, money and stress by tapping into their expertise in building a successful website. While you can certainly build your own website, you may not be aware or have the training needed to ensure your website is not only visually appealing, but is mobile friendly, provides a great user experience and more. This can have a huge impact on your results.

By using a highly rated web design company, like Localsearch, you can be confident you’re receiving a great website ready to drive sales and be found on Google. Let the experts help you like you help your customers.

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