Fletcher Building Vision & Values

This recent project was for Fletcher Building in promoting their corporate Vision & Values initiative. What started as a multi-page form soon grew into a website with over 20 content pages, severa...

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Essilor – Crizal Prevencia

A WordPress-based micro-site for Essilor promoting their Crizal Prevencia product, with a content management system and an interactive ‘risk’ quiz. The website was built on the Bootstra...

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Securing Your Website

It seems like not a day goes by without someone I know having their website breached, either because they haven’t had a webmaster to actively monitor & manage their website, or because they...

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Questions to ask before hiring an SEO consultant

In a followup to our previous post about questions to ask before hiring a Webmaster, we’ve got similar for SEO. By nature, SEO is a tricky task – there are seldom any specific deliverable...

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Essential Questions to ask before hiring a Webmaster

There’s a great article on Entrepreneur.com about the 10 questions to ask before hiring a Webmaster.  We cannot stress the importance of doing due diligence before eliciting services from webm...

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Pet-Friendly.Info

About two years ago we developed a local website of pet-friendly accommodation called Fido Friendly.  It was originally build as a prototype during a hackathon and the concept has proved to work we...

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Demise of Feedburner

In 2007 Google purchased Feedburner for about $100 million.  Five years later in 2012 Google turned off the API’s and essentially signed the death certificate.  Just think about it, imagine bu...

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Take caution with off-shore development teams

When it comes to off-shore development teams, for example outsourcing to India, it’s easy to get excited by the perceived low-cost, but it’s important to keep the total cost of ownership...

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A good online shopping experience

The other day a friend asked me to help them purchase a music album online.  We tried in vain for more than 30-minutes to complete the transaction through both Apple iTunes and Amazon but neither wou...

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Expedia Developer Network

The first seeds have been planted for work with the Expedia Developer Network. This network allows access to the Expedia set of products with APIs to build white label solutions. The primary focus at ...

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