OX provides 

WordPress and WooCommerce web development for professional services in Newcastle

and beyond.

Our websites are easy to use and edit, accessible, highly performant, secure, extendable and built for search engine optimisation. We've even won some awards too :)


25 + years’ experience.

Success online requires a formidable methodology and attention to detail. Who is the target market? What technology is required? What business problems can be solved? Where is the product hosted? How is it secured? What processes and support measures will ensure the investment remains highly performant for years to come?

The answers start with forming a partnership with the right web development team.

  • Custom WordPress website design and development
  • OX's WordPress Enterprise Content Management (ECM) configuration, ensuring website content editing is simple, page-speed and front-end/brand appearance protected.
  • Hand-coded theme development, no on-sold third-party themes, no confusing webpage builder plugins
  • WooCommerce ecommerce platform for WordPress
  • Litespeed Vend POS integration with WooCommerce
  • Google PageSpeed Insights website performance and page speed optimisation
  • Google Web Vitals user experience performance audits and optimisation
  • Website hosting with WordPress server requirements
  • CDN (Content Delivery Network) integration
  • Accessibility and usability testing including web content accessibility guidelines (WCAG 2x) compliance
  • Website security including WAF protection, SSL certificates, monitoring, incident response, firewall and vulnerability scanning
  • Maintenance, patching, back-ups and reporting
  • WordPress and WooCommerce training
  • Search engine optimisation (SEO)
  • Email marketing

OX websites are powered by WordPress which drives 43% of the world's websites. It is secure, flexible and highly performant.


Integrity + Value.

OX was founded in 2016 by Andrew Strong, a graphic designer and front-end web developer with more than 15 years of professional experience and a bachelor's degree in Visual Communication Design from the University of Newcastle.


"Andrew is conscientious, polite and responsive to customer requests. I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone needing a reliable, honest and professional digital expert on their side."

- Dorothy Kennedy, BA Hons, Senior Corporate Communications, The University of New South Wales (UNSW Sydney)

"Andrew has become an integral part of our business. Professional, proactive and genuinely interested in the success of the project."

- Ross Anderson, BSc (Aviation), Managing Director, Aviassist.

"I have previously relied on Andrew for website updates and any arising issues, including potential breaches from adversaries. Andrew was always able to provide an easy to understand solution for any problems I encountered. I highly recommend OX Web Development, a highly professional and welcoming company."

- Sarah Box, Cyber Security Project Facilitator at The Business Centre Newcastle.

"If you want to create a safe and secure website with someone you can trust, I would highly recommend Andrew and OX."

- Tash Ireland, Monsoon Living.

"I have worked with Andrew for a number of years and have always been impressed with his professionalism and high standards of work; I would recommend OX to anyone."

- Todd Williams, MBA, FAICD, B.Bus, Director, NSW Cyber Security Innovation Node.

Some of our clients

  • Animals Asia
  • Ansteys Healthcare
  • Australian Cancer Research Foundation
  • Aviassist
  • Boune Design
  • Boydells
  • Coastyle Constructions
  • Corcillium
  • Euroform
  • Hazmat Plus
  • Heatherly Design
  • Hunter Oceanic
  • Jason Reading Landscapes
  • Monsoon Living
  • NSW Cyber Security Innovation Node
  • Persona Communications
  • Seahub
  • 10,000 Bears
  • Torren Bell
  • TW Partners
  • University of Newcastle
  • University of Newcastle Student's Association
  • UNSW
  • Whitakers
  • Wash Haus
  • Your Journey Home