Blogs Matter

Go faster with Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP)

Published on: 14 Aug 2017

In our fast-paced society efficiency is essential, which explains why according to a recent Google study*, 75% of people will abandon a mobile website if it takes any longer than 5 seconds to load. It seems, like road commuters, our Internet users are becoming increasingly impatient and demanding a faster user experience. One of the […]

Web Apps vs Native Apps | The Great Debate

Published on: 22 Jun 2017

Have you ever had those moments where you’re deep in thought about how you can create an efficient solution to a problem and then the light bulb turns on – “I can build an app!” While the solution might seem like a great idea at the time, there are a few things to consider before […]

The What, Why & How of the Laravel Framework

Published on: 6 Jun 2017

You may have heard the term Laravel, you may have not, but in the developer world the term Laravel is slowly moving up the ranks (and the google search terms) as an increasingly popular PHP framework. Here at Matter Design we have become very fond of the Laravel framework for our clients who require complex […]

Are you a digital designer that matters?

Published on: 27 Mar 2014

If you matter, we are always on the look out for talented digital designers. We would love to hear from you. THE POSITION If you love creative freedom, working closely with passionate developers, and presenting your digital solutions to clients. You will work closely with our clients to define and evolve their creative and UX design […]


Published on: 22 Nov 2013

Have you been caught in that creative block or is a client asking for the impossible. #freethecreative;  a new campaign iStock by Getty. Free the Creative is iStock’s mission to help you do your best creative work and inspire you along the way. iStock by Getty Images makes it easier for you to find original […]

Responsive Web Design

Published on: 1 Oct 2013

Throughout our day, we are constantly interacting with different interfaces and devices. From browsing your mobile on the fly, to perusing on your ipad on the train, to viewing your desktop at work,  users are visiting websites from an increasing array of devices and browsers. With the continual growth of tablets and smartphones and constant availability to being […]

Pretty fly for a white guy

Published on: 10 Sep 2013

The team at Matter have a new addition. We welcomed Scott to the team about at month ago, Scott’s passion for illustration and flat UI have become a valuable asset to the company. A little about Scotty: So I think if people were to describe me they would say that I have a very relaxed […]

How Audrey Hepburn influences Breakfast with Audrey?

Published on: 11 Apr 2013

Where do you turn for fashion photography and style inspiration, style savvy advice from our fashion experts, news from global fashion trends and celeb style watch? Breakfast with Audrey  In the lead up to Sydney fashion week, Breakfast With Audrey, a premier womens fashion and lifestyle blog wanted to refresh their site, creating a more usable […]

Golden Mouse Award – Workmate of the Year 2013

Published on: 26 Dec 2012

2012 was a productive year, with a few new faces joining the team, new clients and exciting projects. Our team were asked to fill out a simple survey asking who they thought was the most outstanding team member, that not only never complained about their work, always went above and beyond to required task, has […]