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Our latest News for Web Design and Development

We use NZ owned SiteHost to host your websites, with Solar Power!

August 27, 2023

We now host websites with NZ owned SiteHost and they use Solar Power!

Client Work

Sapphire Spas Australian owned and made (and retail in NZ)

August 27, 2023

One of the only spa pool manufacturers in Australia is Sapphire Spas.


Why strong copywriting is important for your business

August 2, 2023

It's no secret that content marketing is a powerful tool for small businesses and large corporations alike. Creating blog posts, infographics, white papers, videos and more will drive traffic to your website with the goal of increasing conversions. But new research shows that one thing can make or break your content: copywriting.


Klaviyo Partners

June 23, 2023

Byte Media are now Klaviyo Partners.


Why having a website and online presence is more important than ever

March 21, 2023

One thing we have all learnt over the last two years is we need to adapt and quick! Let's look at the importance of owning a website during the coronavirus pandemic, and how our marketing and web design agency at BYTE MEDIA can help you be more present online.


Why investing in SEO for your business is important

February 10, 2023

SEO helps small business owners create fast, firm, and user-friendly websites that rank higher in search engines, which in turn helps bring more qualified potential customers to their sites and eventually increases conversion rates.It also helps build brand awareness for your business as search engine users are more likely to trust a site that are on the first page of search engines like Google when they go searching.

Client Work

Introducing BIZEX to the BYTE Family

February 3, 2023

We are pleased to announce that we recently launched a new website for BIZEX - a New Zealand based platform business that provides fast and efficient POS and Payroll Solutions.

Client Work

Why some client work totally satisfies the child inside us.

June 1, 2022

It is safe to say we love all types of website projects - big or small, we get excited every time we get a new client. The excitement comes from being able to hear our client’s stories, their vision and then being able to be the ones to bring it to life. This is the reason we love what we do! Sometimes, we come across projects that are slightly more exciting than the others. This is only because of what our clients sell or promote.


Retail NZ

May 13, 2022

We are really pleased to be partnered with Retail NZ as a web development company, Byte Media recently completed design and development for their new website earlier this year. Retail NZ is New Zealand's go-to organisation for advice, training, and information on all things retail in New Zealand.


What is Silverstripe CMS and why should it be your preferred CMS platform?

September 5, 2021

You can be the CMS expert with Silverstripe it is a piece of cake to use! Get started quickly and deliver your content to your users fast, the main reason Silverstripe is so easy to use is that it has a very intuitive CMS back end.


SilverStripe v WordPress

August 14, 2021

Wordpress has plugins that constantly need updating (which happens a lot) and these often fall out of sync with the Wordpress system updates that are regularly required. Experience has shown that we had to constantly update sites Wordpress System upgrade previously due to the fact the site relied on an out of date and sometimes abandoned plugin that was no longer updated by the original developer. This is a constant issue and monitoring this can be a major issue.


Why Webflow Is the Best Web Design CMS Right Now

March 2, 2021

Webflow lets you finish projects faster — without effecting quality. You get initial designs to clients’ hands quicker than normal CMS's options.. Implementing your clients’ changes with easily, moving the final site closer to launch and decreasing time between client approval and different version iterations. Live mockups with Webflow means you can make design and content changes in the same space, and push them live instantly. Instead of sending your client static visuals, you can deliver a live staging site to review, make changes on the fly, and complete the approval process a lot faster