My name is Mike Hudson and I own and operate QnQ Consulting as the Principal Consulting Director. I was previously the Web Strategy Lead for REA Group (ASX:REA – owner of, SEO Director for FirstClick Consulting and currently Head of SEO for SEEK (ASX:SEK).

Circumstances dependent, I am available for limited consulting on Website Performance Optimisation.


  • Search Visibility to Business Target Alignment
  • Launch Readiness Auditing and Recommendations
  • Information Architecture to Technical Implementation (Web Only) Assessment
  • Front-end Performance Assessment and Recommendations


Flat Rate / Ad Hoc

  • AU$500.00 per hour.
  • The rate is non-negotiable.
  • All time needs to be booked ahead of time.
  • A 50% deposit prior to commencement is required.
  • There is a minimum 8 hour (AU$4,000.00) commitment for any single engagement.

Retainer Rate

  • Starting from AU$3,500.00 per month for an 8-hour allocation.
  • The rate is negotiable for engagements longer than 30-days.
  • All uncommitted work is charged at AU$400.00 per hour.
  • No residual allocation is carried over.
  • Monthly retainer is required in advance and in full, with a 30-day notice.


I prefer not to sign NDAs. If this is a requirement for you, there is a $5,000 fee to sign your NDA. You will need to sign my consulting agreement (available on request) – it has a confidentiality agreement included.