We are Otaku.
We're a creative digital agency.
We build
websites & apps.
We make
digital friendly.
We're into
digital strategy.
We're in Melbourne.
Consulting Consulting

_Our Expertise


At Otaku, you’ll find more than just a lightbulb moment.

We proudly provide consulting, creative and technical expertise to engineer intuitive products that help your business shine. We work with you and guide you, offering insight and reassurance throughout the entire digital development process.

Leaders in digital consulting.

Our clients look to us for leadership. Taking ideas and bringing them to life is our forte. We know what questions to ask, when to ask them and who to ask to achieve outcomes that go above and beyond expectations. From digital strategy and planning, through to business systems and product development, we make sure we get things right – and understand your needs inside out.

Digital expertise that delivers results.

We carefully devise, craft and execute marketing, strategy, implementation and support. We even offer face-to-face training. Our specialist skills in project management and proven methodologies ensure outstanding results. If there’s anything we can’t do, we draw on, and are accountable for, the exceptional capabilities of our trusted partners to deliver whatever it is you need.

Read on to find out about our creative expertise.

Consulting Consulting

_Our Expertise


Otaku designs work, beautifully.

By blending an operational knowledge of both digital design and engineering, our offerings look great and function seamlessly. Our thorough understanding of how technical elements support what’s on screen produces a distinct style that’s hard to replicate.

Communication through creativity.

Our team takes the time know and understand your brand’s essence. By doing this, we get to the heart of who you are and what you want to say. The end result is a digital product that communicates in an imaginative, stylish, professional way – that gives your brand a voice worth paying attention to.

Stunning digital products that cover all bases.

We harness your brand’s strengths with our unique approach to interface design, graphic design and web video production, as well as copywriting and content management. Our skills also span social media and digital marketing to ensure your brand reaches out and resonates with the right audience.

Read on to find out about our technical expertise.

Creative Creative

_Our Expertise


Our foundations are built on technical expertise.

Specialists in digital, we are adept at problem solving and have the knowledge to work around technical issues with ease. Access to our extensive web experience gives you the opportunity to present your brand online in memorable ways. Combined with business skills, we unleash your potential and add value to your bottom line.

Digital know-how that translates across multiple channels.

Our passion for technical fluency means we share the most exciting digital developments with you. Our proficiency in the digital space allows us to offer technical services from desktop and responsive website creation through to Drupal CMS development – as well as mobile, tablet and enterprise web applications.

Functional designs backed by innovative ability.

With a collective background in engineering, design and computer science, we produce impressive designs that work flawlessly. And once we’ve developed your product, our team provides maintenance and technical support whenever you need. We also offer managed hosting, for peace of mind, and analytics to provide you with detailed information on how your results are tracking.

See what’s been going in our blog, Ramble On.

Technical Technical

_Who we are

Chris Burke

Founder, Director and Principal Consultant

Sole director and principal consultant at Otaku, Chris has a background in engineering, design and business. Chris is at the head of a group of highly enthusiastic, knowledgeable and experienced digital thinkers and doers.
Having founded Otaku more than 8 years ago, Chris’ leadership of digital product development has been key in delivering innovative, effective solutions for our clients - Chris has worked with organisations across Australia of all shapes and sizes, literally, from startups through to Government departments, market leading brands to non-profits.

Read more about Chris Burke on LinkedIn here


Who We are

_Ramble on Take me to the Blog

Read a little more about our Digital world...

Five ways to get PR for free [Read more]
Branding, Logos and Print Design [Read more]
Differences between functional and technical specifications [Read more]
Free infographic maker, Venngage [Read more]
Essential steps for creating a style guide [Read more]
Five reasons why strategy is important [Read more]
Do you need a content audit? [Read more]
Why you should work with a digital specialist [Read more]
What is design thinking and how does it affect content? [Read more]
Which social channels should you be using? [Read more]
Future of Health at CeBIT [Read more]
3 Important SEO Steps to Take Right Away [Read more]
Creating a digital strategy roadmap [Read more]
How do Airbnb do it? [Read more]
We produce web and online video content [Read more]
Australian Digital Health Agency's YouTube channel [Read more]
Write a content marketing plan [Read more]
Otaku Digital Website Development [Read more]
How to brief a digital agency [Read more]
How is social media marketing the same as a Sunday BBQ? [Read more]
The inaccessible web [Read more]
UX is not optional [Read more]
Speak to Otaku about Hosting, Domain Names & Support [Read more]
The National Digital Health Strategy [Read more]
3 reasons you need an audit [Read more]
Understanding the Digital Process [Read more]
Mindfulness App helps hospital workers find calm [Read more]
Clinicians using AI in healthcare to improve patient outcomes [Read more]
We build Custom Software & Web Apps [Read more]
Consider an external consultant for your next web project [Read more]
Welcome to My Health Record [Read more]
https://blog.bufferapp.com/background-music-video [Read more]
Spend hours at TEDMED.com [Read more]
Are we designing for cognitive differences? [Read more]
Zocdoc.com, intuitive design in digital health [Read more]
Social Media and Online Marketing, Otaku can help... [Read more]
What to ask when designing an app [Read more]
The branding mistakes your small business is making [Read more]
Otaku Digital Website Design [Read more]
How to incorporate video content into your marketing strategy [Read more]
Otaku and the Drupal Content Management System [Read more]
10 guidelines to improve your web accessibility [Read more]
Key to success; Web Strategy and Planning [Read more]
CliniCloud, a tech-based medical kit for the home [Read more]
Otaku-san on tour in Japan [Read more]

_Contact us

We'd love to talk to you...

Our Melbourne Office

Level 4, 80 Market St
South Melbourne VIC 3205
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