8 Current Trends in Web Design

Oct 18, 2021

The field of web design is ever-evolving. As technology advances and aesthetic tastes change, websites need to not only inform audiences, but also create a visually-pleasing, immersive experience. User experience has always been important in web design, but it’s becoming even more relevant now as a good quality user experience is a large portion of […]

$7500 BC Government Grant for E-commerce Websites

Feb 8, 2021

On Feb 3, 2021, the BC government and Alacrity Canada announced the Launch Online grant, a provincial grant aimed at helping BC business owners better develop their ecommerce options to assist with the post-COVID economic recovery. The BC government has pledged 12 million dollars for the program, which will go toward helping up to 1,500 […]

30 Tips for Managing Your Company Remotely

Mar 19, 2020

Social distancing. Self-isolate. Prescribed quarantine. These phrases, now commonplace in our daily lexicon amid the novel COVID-19 pandemic, are necessary to heed to successfully mitigate the risk of transmission of the virus. However, these acts—while essential—present a challenge to businesses as they pursue workplace strategies to protect their employees and customers from illness.

4 Signs Your Website Needs a Redesign

Mar 17, 2020

If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Yes, a sage adage, indeed. However, when it comes to your website, if you consider it to be functioning adequately and in a satisfactory state, it’s probably not performing at an optimal level and could be jeopardizing your digital strategy.

How to Elevate Your Business With Content Marketing Trends For 2020

Feb 24, 2020

Now that 2019 is in your rearview, you should already be looking ahead to expand your content marketing efforts. However, don’t discount the value of a shoulder check. An analysis of last year’s performance will clarify what worked, what didn’t, and how you plan to overcome challenges to achieve your business goals and identify a […]

Should Your Business Outsource Social Media or Keep it In-house?

Jan 9, 2020

No one can deny that having a social media presence is essential for businesses; however, what does that look like for your business? How do you decide when to keep social media in-house or when to outsource it? And what is more beneficial to your business?

5 Core Principles to Follow for Effective Web Development

Nov 4, 2019

The web industry is a largely unregulated space, meaning that any two developers likely have very different ways of building websites. Unlike other skilled trades, there are no industry-standard certifications that a developer can obtain. This makes it very difficult for clients to understand exactly what they’re going to get when they’re working with a […]

4 Reasons Your Website Needs a Professional Copywriter

Oct 1, 2019

Are you generating sufficient leads from your website? Is it driving the traffic you want and attracting your target audience? If you’re not garnering the results you want, hiring a professional copywriter is the best approach to meet your business objectives and take your website to the next level. Here are just four reasons to […]

6 Web Design Trends to Watch in 2019​

Feb 8, 2019

I know what you must be thinking: background video, bold colours, and animation? That’s so last year! Well, not exactly. It’s a little known fact that design is cyclical — continuously pulling from the past. So, it’s no surprise to see the mergence of aesthetics and technology — again, albeit more than ever before.

11 Tips to Help Local Businesses Improve Google Rankings

Jan 19, 2018

Trying to get ranked on Google can seem daunting for some small local businesses — especially if there are some established competitors (such as franchises or big box stores). Our clients are typically the small owner-operated businesses. And we have a good track record of helping these businesses get ranked locally. So, here are 11 tips to improve your local rankings on Google.