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Giving Thanks by Coding for Those in Need

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving. What better way to give thanks and show appreciation for the gifts you’ve been given in life than to donate your own time and unique skills to helping others? That is exactly what our Code Wizard, Guillermo, did for GiveCamp Grand Rapids this year. We are so proud of him for getting involved with this awesome program, …continue reading

Our Latest Manufacturing Website Has a Cool Video Background

Video backgrounds have a lot of hype right now, as Phil mentioned in his July blog post, but that’s not why we chose to use one for the new site we just launched for Steel Forming Systems. We went that direction for several reasons: The manufacturing process used by our client, called “roll forming,” is complex and …continue reading

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The Blue Sky Sessions Spaceship Has Landed at Baker Commons

Earlier this summer the Blue Sky Sessions team kicked off a quest for a new home after learning that ours would no longer be available after July. We had been sharing a space with our sister company, Worksighted, whose new facility would not accommodate both businesses. After an interim month working out of a basement (albeit a bright and …continue reading

Choose the Right Creative Team to Help Boost Your Business by Asking the Right Questions

If you Google “bad website design,” you’ll find a slew of horror stories about what can happen when you choose the wrong company. So, how do you choose the best design company for your business? Simply stated, the right company is one that solves your business problems–not just anyone’s problems, but more specifically, your problems. …continue reading

6 Examples of Engaging Video Website Backgrounds

Websites no longer need to be static. Faster internet speeds and HTML5 are freeing websites from the confines of traditional graphic design. We can now integrate animations and video content into websites without having to worry too much about cross-browser compatibility or hindering loading speeds. If you find yourself wondering why you would want to include video content …continue reading

Gilmore Furniture Website

The Artisans Behind the Furniture

If you’ve been following our blog, you’ll remember that we had an opportunity to tour the Gilmore furniture factory a couple months ago. We were impressed with the extraordinary craftsmanship that our client showed during our tour and several “Exploration” meetings, so we decided to make that the focus of the website. Gilmore, being a mostly B2B company, needed to appeal …continue reading


Our New Team Member

Please join us in welcoming the newest addition to our team, Emily Wilkins! Emily will become the main point of contact for our clients and will be responsible for attracting new business as our company continues to grow. This is a photo of her touring our newest client’s manufacturing facility; part of our “discovery” process …continue reading

Our Video for the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Holland

The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Holland puts on this awesome annual fundraiser, their largest of the year, called “Steak N’ Burger.” This year, Chef Hugh Acheson, Chef Restaurateur and Judge on Bravo’s “Top Chef,” was the event’s special guest. Chef Acheson spent the afternoon touring the Boys and Girls Club facilities, judging food …continue reading