Vigneti Zanatta

Vigneti Zanatta

This is the first full site we’ve done for award winning studio Hired Guns Creative. Hired Guns specializes in design and marketing for the wine and beer industry. Vigneti Zanatta is Vancouver Island’s oldest estate winery. Yosuke did this build for them in WordPress.

PEN American Center

PEN American Center

For most of 2012, Tom worked with the PEN American Center, Flyleaf Creative and Caga Idea to develop the new pen.org website. PEN hired Sri Lankan developers Caga Idea to do the project, and our friends at Flyleaf brought Tom in to help guide the team through an agile development process as a senior tech and(…)

Stephan Retail

Stephan Retail

Ben and Yosuke worked on the Stephan Retail site for NGS Associates. The site mimics an ecommerce experience, without the actual ecommerce. The client wanted to feature their products, but shift the focus to their retail partners for actual purchasing.

Morris Flamingo

Morris Flamingo

Yosuke built the Morris Flamingo site for our friends at NGS Associates. It features a single page scroll of content on the homepage linking to a wide range of products in the Stephan Company family of brands. Not feeling ready to get into a full ecommerce experience, the site features a quasi-shopping cart, allowing users(…)

Acsis Inc.

Acsis Inc.

Our friends at NGS Associates designed the updated look and information architecture of the new Acsis Inc. website, while we consulted on technology and took care of the development phase. After reviewing the goals of Acsis Inc., we recommended WordPress as being an excellent fit for their needs, although it was an edge case scenario: Drupal(…)

CDNs – What, Why, How, and Should We?

Once only considered for major high-traffic sites, since early-2011 Content Distribution Networks (CDNs) have been picking up some traction as several hosting services have begun integrating CDN services directly with their hosting packages to offer to smaller hosting clients. In the recent past, access to CDNs was out of reach for most small operations. The base(…)