By now, you’ve experienced the wonder of web-based software. Virtually everyone in the modern world uses it when they get online. A few examples include online banking, maps, web-based email, photo-sharing sites and Facebook. Web-based software does just about anything you can imagine with data. For the most part, well-designed software doesn’t make you aware […]
The owners of Pronto came to us looking for help branding the gelateria and cafe that they were opening not far off in Lexington, Virgina. Pronto is a small, family enterprise serving everything from cappuccinos to sandwiches and you guessed it, gelato. They specialize in fast but certainly relaxed service and cater to every age. […]
Batten Institute Annual Report
Check out the newest addition to our portfolio. We created an Annual Report for the Batten Institute at Darden. It was a joy to work with Derry and the Batten team on yet another successful project! Here’s a teaser… See the rest of the report here.
Flux Report: Biodiesel
This month, the Flux Report gives a primer on biodiesel. This versatile, alternative fuel is plagued by misconceptions and misinformation. With data from biodiesel.org, we hope to clear the air on this clean burning fuel.
Real Estate Websites
The Beauty of Uniqueness In a world of data overload, real estate is an industry that has one of the highest rates of data exposure to its clients. That can be good or bad, depending on your perspective. A Realtor’s website typically relies on the same data as all of the other real estate websites. […]
E-commerce for Natural Health Services
East Birch is a directory of natural health vendors that allows users to book services online. Because marketing oneself is often the hardest thing (and the last thing) that people want to do, the e-commerce platform was built to give the numerous small businesses in the field of natural health services additional presence and advantages […]
As people’s belongings continue to become smaller and smaller – and more and more important – ReturnLoop stepped up to provide a simple way to retrieve your lost stuff: serial numbered labels that people purchase and adhere to their belongings. For Mike Starr, Founder of ReturnLoop, we set up an e-commerce solution using CRELoaded, an […]
3 Steps to Choosing an E-Commerce Solution
In the past several months, we had the opportunity to work with four different e-commerce shopping cart packages. We compared ZenCart, CRELoaded, OpenCart and Magento. All carts are open source, meaning that the code is completely editable by professionals. CRELoaded is supported by a single company whereas the other three are supported by a community […]
Sang & Serena E-commerce Site
Sang and Serena is a high-end ecolux furniture manufacturer. For their e-commerce project, we started with OpenCart as a base. With a combination of built-in features, extensions and custom programming, we were able to match their workflow needs to a tee, while making their online storefront imminently more attractive. All stores are different when it […]
We have had the good fortune to have the Batten Institute at Darden as a steady client for almost two years! We think they’re great and really enjoy working with people for whom innovation and creativity are so integrated into their day jobs. Our most recent project for them is a Prospectus for the Jefferson […]