About Me

I want to make your website faster

Did you know that if your website doesn’t load in-time and loads incorrectly you can lose upto 85% of potential sales?

I build websites that are optimised to perfection and geared to performance. This includes making your website load faster and more efficiently and optimising your website to indexed more efficiently by search engines.

About Me

About The Brand

We are a one-man web design company based in Sydney, Australia, dedicated to providing website solutions that focus on speed and performance. Our name, Web V8, represents our commitment to power and speed, and we have spent a significant amount of time, money, and resources on research and development to ensure that our websites and hosting servers are fast and reliable.

As a company, we adhere to the Australian standard of business conduct and we have a strict policy of not outsourcing any of our work to overseas companies or entities. Instead, we rely on our own skills and expertise to deliver top-quality results for our clients.

One of the key benefits of working with Web V8 is our use of virtual offices throughout Sydney. This allows us to conduct meetings in various locations, closer to our clients, at their convenience. These virtual offices provide a professional and private space for us to discuss your web design needs, while respecting your privacy.

In the past, our company was known as Web Uplink, but we recently rebranded to better reflect our skills and expertise. We are committed to helping your business succeed online and look forward to working with you.

Why Web V8?

In order to ensure everything performs flawlessly we have to optimise everything aspect of your website.

Clean Code

We avoid clutter and don’t install plugins or modules you don’t need.

Lightning Fast Servers

Only the latest and fastest server technology is used here at WEB V8!

Totally In-House

I’m a one-man-show. I do it all and make sure to not outsource any part of your website.

Aussies Trust Us

We tell it like it is!

Most of our clients are Sydney locals. They love us, and leave feedback when they’re happy.

Web V8 - Performance Web DesignWeb V8 - Performance Web Design4.8 Based on 75 reviews fromSee all reviews review us onThomas P.Thomas P. ★★★★★ Slim even came here on mother's day to help me out with a few critical issues. He comes highly recommended. I'll be getting my website soon too.Kendal C.Kendal C. ★★★★★ We called web v8 to help us out with moving our website resources to a new hosting company. We really liked how they did everything themselves and all in house. Very happy and our website is a lot faster than it was before. We had some email issues with the old website guy and this guy resolved all of them. I’m very happy with the service.Ozlem E.Ozlem E. ★★★★★ We got a website for our hair salon built. We’re happy it was a quick and easy job. I’m satisfied with Web V8 and will continue hosting with them for years to come.Leyla H.Leyla H. ★★★★★ We hired Selim to do our smart home business website. He was professional and knew what he was doing. The old website was slow and loaded in 30 seconds. Now it loads in like less than a second and actually works on mobile.ismet S.ismet S. ★★★★★ Selim at Webv8 has been an absolute game-changer for my business over the past three years. With his expert management of my websites and ongoing SEO efforts, my business has grown threefold in size and revenue.Selim's strategic SEO approach consistently ranks my websites at the top of search results, while his professionalism and proactive communication ensure a smooth and effective collaboration.I'm incredibly grateful for Selim's contributions to my business success and highly recommend his services to anyone looking to elevate their online presence and drive significant growth.Mehmet O.Mehmet O. ★★★★★ Highly recommend WEB V8. I am so glad I got them to set up my website and also look after all our seo work. Slim was a very good designer. The website turned out better than I expected. Also, they are very patient with customer and answer my questions quickly. They also maintain our website after it has been set up with any changes requested. Will recommend to my friends in the future.Justin C.Justin C. ★★★★★ After drama after drama with our website speed. Slim sorted it with impeccable attention to detail. And even better. He is a fellow rider who understood our needs.allan E.allan E. ★★★★★ Quick and fast serviceHe was professional he did my business cards, our t shirts, set us up from A to Z and our website process was seamless. Great to deal with.Nura S.Nura S. ★★★★★ Very efficient and the staff is very knowledgeableOSCAROSCAR ★★★★★ Very Good service thanks.WillamWillam ★★★★★ They were super friendly and clear on the phone. It felt good talking to someone who understood and spoke English well.UnderstressUnderstress ★★★★★ Awesome.Anastasia K.Anastasia K. ★★★★★ As a Web designer he's amazing. As a friend even better. My go to IT SUPPORT provider.bestrussianhandmadebestrussianhandmade ★★★★★ Web V8 was very good to me, we worked with him from overseas as we needed a guy for website speed. He knew exactly what he was doing and im very satisfied. We have even referred him to other clients. Thank you Slim!BmoneyBmoney ★★★★★ Prompt service and very informative. Definitely recommendOchre Lawson A.Ochre Lawson A. ★★★★★ Used Slim at WebV8 to work out some payment forms and solutions for my art school. He was flexible, creative, communicative and fast! Would recommend his services.Tony NTony N ★★★★★ Very happy with his service . Highly recommended . Fix all our computers on site .Atakan K.Atakan K. ★★★★★ I had a side hustle going for a while and it wouldn’t take off. I needed a digital presence and I came across web v8. He was a genuine guy and did it for like 1500 it was good.Samira E.Samira E. ★★★★★ Great customer serviceClayton N.Clayton N. ★★★★★ The interactions I have had with Slim have been second to none.If you are looking for a website that loads faster than you can say "Web V8" contact Slim and his team.They are the website speed specialists that I was looking for.Maher Z.Maher Z. ★★★★★ Elecia D.Elecia D. ★★★★★ I have this astrology based business. Needed help getting it online and doing videos too. Slim was helpful he even sold me a review card which I use daily. Online they wanted bloody 100 bucks. He sold it to me for like 30 so good. Awesome.Deanne D.Deanne D. ★★★★★ Slim was so helpful! Needed last minute assistance and he turned up and helped sort my website issues. Minimal client disruption thanks to his service!Highly recommend!Rabieh E.Rabieh E. ★★★★★ Great experience, A class service. Highly recommend.Jakob M.Jakob M. ★★★★★ We got a website done beforehand but needed help managing and editing it. We had a nightmare with the overseas guys, we decided to switch to someone local. Slim made our site a lot faster and really made it easy for us to learn with his quirky and blunt honest videos. We found him on tiktok as the website guy, zero regrets.Anna B.Anna B. ★★★★★ Very grateful to webV8 for living up to their name by making our image heavy site much faster. We’ve gone from an F to A ranking and are making productivity gains now that the back end no longer keeping us waiting. Thanks Slim and team.Gazal M.Gazal M. ★★★★★ Selim is highly professional with his work and gives you quality.I had a wonderful experience and I would highly recommend this business.Omar El M.Omar El M. ★★★★★ We called Slim to help us out with our security firm. We were just starting up and as a security firm we wanted to have a secure website digitally too. He knew all the ins and outs of digital security and even provided us a bit of education and a reality check as he called it. We really loved working with web v8 could not recommend anyone better.Gautam V.Gautam V. ★★★★★ Great working with Slim!!! Absolute legend highly recommendedHayden O.Hayden O. ★★★★★ Easy to work, jobs done pretty quick.Well done mate.Unkle B.Unkle B. ★★★★★ We have a basic GoDaddy site. Web V8 came in and made us a real websthats worthy of our time. It was quick easy. We went with the done for you packages. He literally just did it all and showed up at the shop. Good web designer.Response from the ownerLove great feedback. We need to sit down and organize all those photos in your phone though and get them on the site asap Daniel K.Daniel K. ★★★★★ We met with Slim about 2 months ago at a networking event BNI. He really gave the impression that he knew what he was doing. Boy did I underestimate him, it turns out he was being humble about how fast he really makes your site. This guy is a top web designer, the best in Sydney.Response from the ownerThank you for your kind words, and supporting Aussie local businesses Projet Pipe Relining R.Projet Pipe Relining R. ★★★★★ We hired slim to deal with our SEO. He’s been a top bloke, he worked on our site and actually built us a network of mini sites. I’m extremely satisfied and this is better than any seo agency I’ve dealt with before.Response from the ownerYou're a top bloke too, love working with ya. Jacob C.Jacob C. ★★★★★ Working with Selim from Web V8 for my business website was an absolute delight! Their professionalism and attention to detail were outstanding. They understood my needs and transformed my vision into a stunning website that perfectly represents my brand. Communication was seamless, with prompt responses and regular updates. The technical expertise they demonstrated resulted in a visually appealing and highly functional website, optimized for search engines and responsive across devices. They delivered on time, and the pricing was reasonable. I highly recommend them for their exceptional web development services. Thank you!Response from the ownerHope to catch up for coffee soon 🙂 really appreciate the review. nelima T.nelima T. ★★★★★ We tried some fiver guys before and has so many problems. Always stuck at the end with unfinished projects. With web V8 we never had problems. Great service and actually fast website, very honest genuine guy.Response from the ownerAlways a pleasure working with you. Waiting on the next project. David E.David E. ★★★★★ Understood my needs from the get go. Fast and pleasant. Recommend.Response from the ownerT'was my pleasure, and cannot wait for the next catch-up Hussain A.Hussain A. ★★★★★ We went to slim’s office in barangaroo. We wanted a web designer that actually had an office in Sydney and wasn’t just outsourcing. Slim was good, he gave us our quote and started the following Monday. He only took 25% upfront and did not make empty promises. I appreciated his honesty.Pardesi S.Pardesi S. ★★★★★ As event organisers we needed to appear fun, clubby, entertaining but still be professional. Web V8 offered us just that. We were very concerned about how slow the site would be with a video on the homepage, they somehow did it so it loads super fast even with a 1 minute video on autoplay. I'm really happy and would highly recommend working with Slim.Response from the ownerAlways a pleasure working with you guys. Enjoy the site Allison H.Allison H. ★★★★★ So happy with the fantastic service and advice. I highly recommend Slim to help you .Chanel CChanel C ★★★★★ discreet and knew what he was doing. Fastest & most efficient web developer I’ve worked with.Eightyeight D.Eightyeight D. ★★★★★ I needed a site for my detailing business. WebV8 was great he did the lot for me.didnt Sk me 100 questions. It worked out great.Manuel K.Manuel K. ★★★★★ I run a building business and do not have time to micro manage things like this. WEB V8 did a great job on our website. Id recommend him as my web designer. The best in Sydney.Response from the ownerThank you for the great review, I highly appreciate it Patricia KPatricia K ★★★★★ Slim was very helpful. A real IT solutions provider. Sick of dealing with the overseas guys.sonya G.sonya G. ★★★★★ This guy was a true gentleman. He helped us out with some tech around our place of worship. I highly recommend him and will have him do web design for us too in the near future.Response from the ownerI highly appreciate the positive review, hope to see you again for future stuff J DJ D ★★★★★ As a pharmacist, I get spammed my random people trying to sell me a website, slim was the only one who gave me realistic pricing and made a site that just works. Without a doubt, 100000% recommend! He’s a top guyResponse from the ownerIt was my pleasure, you're awesome too! jovana S.jovana S. ★★★★★ Our business needed a website. slim was so helpful. Awesome guyToni W.Toni W. ★★★★★ Great job on website. Slim listened to our needs for the new website and produced a modern, fast and functional siteMyra BMyra B ★★★★★ Crazy good, very fast, knowledgeable, very trustworthy...not easily impressed but I am truely impressed with this business and services provided. World class and I will only utilise his services as he provides the best options and genuinely cares about your business 360 degrees! Wouldn't hesitate recommending this business to anyone needing IT or hosting services.Response from the ownerThank you for your kind words, hope to see you again soon. Sibel E.Sibel E. ★★★★★ thanks for developing my website! surprisingly a quick and easy process for us. recommend to others considering their services!Response from the ownerthank you for the awesome review sibel js_loader
Slim Portait


Website Speed Optimisation Specialist

Who You Are DEALING With…

I’ve been a web developer for 15+ years. I always provided web design services as a side-hustle and took on gigs for the extra cash.

After many years in several industries I found myself developing and managing web servers – which lead to me believe I could run my own all in one self hosted website solutions agency.


Wanna have a chat?

I’d love to know how I can help your business grow.