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How To Improve UX Using Micro-Interactions
Design

How To Improve UX Using Micro-Interactions

Micro-interactions are a great way to improve the user experience (UX) of your website or app. They can help guide users…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
10 min read
Cross Platform App Development: Developing an Application for Maximum Exposure
Development

Cross Platform App Development: Developing an Application for Maximum Exposure

There was a time when developing an app for mobile users meant that you had to develop different applications for iOS…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
12 min read
What's the Difference Between a Web Developer, Website Programmer and Web Designer
Development

What's the Difference Between a Web Developer, Website Programmer and Web Designer

Do you know the difference between a web developer, web programmer and web designer? Most people use those words…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
6 min read
Make (formerly Integromat) vs. Zapier: A Comprehensive Comparison
Productivity

Make (formerly Integromat) vs. Zapier: A Comprehensive Comparison

Make (formerly Integromat) and Zapier are two of the most popular integrative tools on the web. Both boast a large user…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
13 min read
SaaS Design: A Mobile-First Approach
Design

SaaS Design: A Mobile-First Approach

The software-as-a-service (SaaS) model has become increasingly popular in the last couple of years and not without…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
7 min read
Headless Shopify Example
Development

Headless Shopify Example

Headless Shopify Example There are a bunch of great benefits to upgrading your Shopify store that can move the bottom…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
2 min read
Website Personalisation
Development

Website Personalisation

As business owners and marketers, we’re always on the hunt to squeeze more value from the traffic reaching our site…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
6 min read
The Ultimate Website Redesign Process Guide 2022
Design

The Ultimate Website Redesign Process Guide 2022

Redesigning your website is simply part of running a business with a successful online presence. As you learn more about…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
12 min read
Clutch Recognizes Clean Commit As a 2022 Top Web Development Company in Australia
News & Announcements

Clutch Recognizes Clean Commit As a 2022 Top Web Development Company in Australia

Last year we proved that it doesn’t take a large team to build the right solutions for any specific problem. All that’s…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
1 min read
WordPress Case Studies
News & Announcements

WordPress Case Studies

Overview We wanted to showcase a handful of the WordPress projects our team has worked on across the last couple of…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
8 min read
7 Best Jamstack eCommerce Solutions in 2022
Development

7 Best Jamstack eCommerce Solutions in 2022

Jamstack eCommerce can solve many problems that trouble online retailers as they grow. In a nutshell, it’s like evolving…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
14 min read
WordPress Emergency Support
News & Announcements

WordPress Emergency Support

WordPress can be affected by an almost infinite number of problems. These problems can create critical situations that…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
6 min read
How To Design A Good Search Engine
Design

How To Design A Good Search Engine

Designing a good search engine, or search feature makes life a lot easier for visitors. Putting yourself in your…
Patryk Michalski
Patryk Michalski
4 min read
Case Study: Blondery
News & Announcements

Case Study: Blondery

Blondery is a New York based eCommerce bakery that approached Clean Commit for help revamping their Shopify store. As an…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
3 min read
Case Study: Humanforce
News & Announcements

Case Study: Humanforce

Humanforce is a leading Australian roster and shift management SaaS provider. They approached us after a frustrating…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
5 min read
50 Headless eCommerce Examples
Development

50 Headless eCommerce Examples

Headless eCommerce has become popular amongst businesses looking for a more flexible architecture. Stitching…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
18 min read
Case Study: Fixing Salt's Broken SEO
Project Management

Case Study: Fixing Salt's Broken SEO

Salt is the hottest cafe in Narooma. In the face of lockdowns, regulations and periods of mandated inactivity, their…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
14 min read
Research and Development Tax Incentive - Australia
News & Announcements

Research and Development Tax Incentive - Australia

The Australian government introduced a research and development tax incentive scheme in 2017. The purpose of the scheme…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
2 min read
Case Study: Bitmax
News & Announcements

Case Study: Bitmax

The Bitmax team reached out to us for help redesigning and developing their website. After bouncing a few emails back…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
4 min read
Effective Communication For Remote Work - 5 Big Lessons
Productivity

Effective Communication For Remote Work - 5 Big Lessons

Communicating effectively is arguably the most challenging part of working remotely. As the global pandemic forced the…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
7 min read
Website Redesign Strategy - Tips From A Design Agency
Project Management

Website Redesign Strategy - Tips From A Design Agency

Redesigning a website can be expensive and time-consuming, so it’s critical to map out how you will go about the process…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
7 min read
Headless eCommerce Frontend Frameworks
Development

Headless eCommerce Frontend Frameworks

Headless eCommerce isn’t mainstream yet, but it’s gaining a lot of traction. In this article, we’re going to do a quick…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
9 min read
Benefits of Progressive Web Applications (PWA)
Development

Benefits of Progressive Web Applications (PWA)

Progressive web applications (PWA) have been the hot thing for a few years now. With headless eCommerce gaining…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
5 min read
Headless Shopify vs Headless BigCommerce
Development

Headless Shopify vs Headless BigCommerce

Is Shopify or BigCommerce better for a headless store? Both platforms have roughly the same features. They’ve both…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
6 min read
What is headless eCommerce?
Development

What is headless eCommerce?

What is headless eCommerce? There’s plenty of hype around going headless with Shopify, BigCommerce, Shopware and Magento…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
3 min read
10 Concrete Benefits Of Headless eCommerce
Development

10 Concrete Benefits Of Headless eCommerce

Headless eCommerce is becoming a viable option for merchants who aren’t getting what they need from a traditional…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
9 min read
Why we use Tailwind CSS as our primary framework
Productivity

Why we use Tailwind CSS as our primary framework

Selecting the right CSS framework is key to scaling the team's capabilities and experience over time. When working with…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
9 min read
Case Study: FreshOnline
News & Announcements

Case Study: FreshOnline

Jeremy approached the Clean Commit team looking for help launching a new eCommerce business that aimed to deliver bulk…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
4 min read
Case Study: Complyant
Design

Case Study: Complyant

Project overview The Complyant team were scouting for a design and development partner to help redesign their…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
4 min read
WordPress vs Gatsby
Development

WordPress vs Gatsby

This article will cover the benefits of using WordPress compared to using a static site generator like Gatsby or NextJS…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
6 min read
The Power Of Video Status Updates
Project Management

The Power Of Video Status Updates

As someone who has written hundreds, if not thousands of project status reports, I feel compelled to share my success in…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
6 min read
Clean Commit Ranked As Top 30 WooCommerce Development Agency
News & Announcements

Clean Commit Ranked As Top 30 WooCommerce Development Agency

Over the past six months, Clean Commit has changed direction towards JAMstack development. But we’re still holding tight…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
1 min read
The Pros and Cons Of Using Gatsby
Development

The Pros and Cons Of Using Gatsby

We often steer our clients away from WordPress and towards Gatsby when building new websites. This is usually met with…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
11 min read
Case Study: Salt Of The Coast
Development

Case Study: Salt Of The Coast

Immy Love and Caroline McGrath had just purchased a cafe together in Narooma, NSW. Their first mission was to distance…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
5 min read
Gatsby SEO Guide
Development

Gatsby SEO Guide

We've had a number of clients ask about Gatsby SEO and if it does a better job than other website solutions. This brief…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
6 min read
Going Headless with BigCommerce
Development

Going Headless with BigCommerce

In this brief article, we're going to review some of the benefits of switching to headless BigCommerce from a…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
15 min read
I Have An Idea For An App
Project Management

I Have An Idea For An App

You’ve got an idea You’ve had an idea for an app. It’s an exciting time. Everyone knows that there’s a ton of money to…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
14 min read
Is Headless Shopify More Expensive?
Development

Is Headless Shopify More Expensive?

Is Headless Shopify More Expensive? Are headless Shopify stores more expensive to set up and run than a traditional…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
7 min read
7 Optimization Steps To Pass Core Web Vitals Assessment
Development

7 Optimization Steps To Pass Core Web Vitals Assessment

The idea of auditing your website’s code line by line in an attempt to get it optimized in preparation for Google’s June…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
6 min read
How to measure your website's core web vitals
Productivity

How to measure your website's core web vitals

There’s a lot of buzz around the Google search engine ranking update coming May that promises to focus on “core web…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
9 min read
How To Calculate ROI On Moving To Headless Shopify
Productivity

How To Calculate ROI On Moving To Headless Shopify

Converting your existing Shopify store into a headless setup is a big decision. Unless you’re an experienced developer…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
6 min read
8 Inspiring Website Designs Real Estate
Design

8 Inspiring Website Designs Real Estate

Designing websites for the real estate industry is not an easy task. A great real estate site needs to stand out…
Patryk Michalski
Patryk Michalski
6 min read
Our 5 Favourite Footers
Design

Our 5 Favourite Footers

Have you ever visited a website that didn't have a footer? Nope, neither have I. ...And I’ve seen a lot of websites…
Patryk Michalski
Patryk Michalski
6 min read
Hybrid Project Management
Project Management

Hybrid Project Management

The overwhelming number of software companies claiming to run “agile” projects has become a bit of an inside joke in the…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
4 min read
How To Tell What Platform A Website Is Built On
Productivity

How To Tell What Platform A Website Is Built On

Sometimes when you’re browsing the net and come across a website that does something really unique or looks completely…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
7 min read
6 Ways To Get Funding For Your App Project
Project Management

6 Ways To Get Funding For Your App Project

Application development is expensive and often costs more than the funds you have laying around in your bank account. If…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
10 min read
🎉 Proudly announcing support for Gatsby v3 with Henlo
News & Announcements

🎉 Proudly announcing support for Gatsby v3 with Henlo

tl;dr: Gatsby's v3 release brings massive improvements to the developer's workflow and user experience. Within a week we…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
1 min read
Use Google Sheets as a database for your website
Productivity

Use Google Sheets as a database for your website

In some cases, CMS solutions like WordPress don’t really fit your workflow. When managing lots of similar content types…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
4 min read
Speed Up My WordPress Website
Development

Speed Up My WordPress Website

If you’ve had the thought “I need to speed up my WordPress website to stop my potential clients from leaving before they…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
42 min read
7 Most Common Website Performance Mistakes
Productivity

7 Most Common Website Performance Mistakes

For the past couple of week's, we've been prioritizing work on our client's website performance. When updating old…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
15 min read
Clean Commit Wins Canberra’s Top Software Developer Award on Clutch
News & Announcements

Clean Commit Wins Canberra’s Top Software Developer Award on Clutch

Last year was a rollercoaster ride for everyone. The COVID-19 pandemic has really changed the development landscape and…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
2 min read
How can UX Design help your blog?
Design

How can UX Design help your blog?

If your website doesn’t have a blog, your business is ignoring a huge opportunity. Gone are the days where just having a…
Patryk Michalski
Patryk Michalski
7 min read
How to measure website performance?
Productivity

How to measure website performance?

At Clean Commit we are dedicated to bringing our clients the highest possible performance and quality of code we ship…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
6 min read
Shopify vs WooCommerce
Development

Shopify vs WooCommerce

Covid pandemic profoundly changed retail. Entrepreneurs had to rely on online channels to keep their companies afloat…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
7 min read
Case Study: Clean Commit
Development

Case Study: Clean Commit

Every so often there comes a time when the team here at Clean Commit rethink our approach towards our services. Over…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
6 min read
Finding a great app developer in Canberra
Productivity

Finding a great app developer in Canberra

Tips for finding an app developer in Canberra Here’s some hints on how you can go about finding app developers in…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
6 min read
11 Things To Prepare For A Website or App Project
Project Management

11 Things To Prepare For A Website or App Project

Every application or website development project we run is a partnership. It's often hard to explain to new clients that…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
8 min read
Why Your Website MUST Be Secure in 2021
Development

Why Your Website MUST Be Secure in 2021

Securing your websites with SSL Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificates are a must have in 2020. A few years ago you…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
6 min read
How To Write An Effective Design Brief
Productivity

How To Write An Effective Design Brief

Writing an effective design brief is a skill that will save you time and money. Before you hire a designer to create…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
7 min read
Best Web Designers in Canberra
News & Announcements

Best Web Designers in Canberra

Canberra has a ton of freelancing web designers and web design agencies, so the question is who is the best? There’s not…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
3 min read
Gatsby vs WordPress
Development

Gatsby vs WordPress

Is WordPress still the king of the internet in 2020? It sure is. This is unlikely to change anytime. A third of all…
Wojciech Kałużny
Wojciech Kałużny
7 min read
12 Practical Slack Tips and Tricks For Business
Productivity

12 Practical Slack Tips and Tricks For Business

I’m going to tell you about twelve super practical ways of using Slack that will make your online business activities…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
8 min read
Ten Examples Of The Best Dentist Website Design
Design

Ten Examples Of The Best Dentist Website Design

The competition can be stiff and getting an advantage is important. A well designed website plays a big part in running…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
4 min read
Impact Of A Well Designed Website To An E-Business
Design

Impact Of A Well Designed Website To An E-Business

Most websites aim to make money and how well they’re put together influences their success. Big corporations pour…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
5 min read
Three Of The Best Travel Agent Website Designs
Design

Three Of The Best Travel Agent Website Designs

3 Best Travel Agent Website Designs - A Deeper Analysis It’s no secret the travel industry is a crowded place. Agencies…
Tim Davidson
Tim Davidson
7 min read