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Category Archives: Events

Events held by and/or at Radar Hill Web Design.

What’s Up on the Hill: January Edition

What’s Been Happening On The Hill

Wondering what we’ve been up to lately? Here’s your chance to catch up on all the latest news on upcoming workshops, tech news and staff activities. Continue reading

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Password security – Why good passwords are important

Picture this: You get a phone message, then another, then another, from your friends asking why you are sending them spam. Your email account has been hacked!

You log into Facebook to warn everyone, and notice your last couple of posts from you… weren’t – from – you. Your Facebook account has been hacked!

Stressed, you go for some shopping therapy: Your bank card doesn’t work. Your bank account has been hacked!

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Invitation: Password Security and Staying Safe Workshop

On Friday the 13th, join us for a talk and workshop on password security.

Almost every week, there is a news story about a site being hacked, or a data breach. Maybe you have experienced this directly? Last summer the login credentials of 117 million LinkedIn users were sold on the black market. Continue reading

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March 9: Google Partners Connect Healthcare

Radar Hill is a Google PartnerThe Internet gives every business a chance to achieve success. As a certified Google Partner, Radar Hill is inviting you to join us for a free Google event where you’ll hear from digital marketing and advertising specialists about the latest insights into the healthcare industry. Continue reading

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December: What’s up on the Hill?

Thank you card with ribbon and bow on blue snowflake background, thank you cardThank you! Thank you to every one of you who made 2015 a fantastic success. We’ve had a full and productive year at Radar Hill. Now that 2015 is coming to a close, here is some news we want to share about staff and friends. Continue reading

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Autumn Tips, Tricks & Shiny Stuff

leavesThe Halloween festivities are over, ghosts, goblins and ghoulish ghouls are creeping and crawling back into their crates, and it is time for this season’s collection of useful tips, reviews, and links of interest.
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Duncan Business Showcase

To celebrate Small Business Week, the Duncan Cowichan Chamber of Commerce held their 3rd Annual Business Showcase on Friday, October 23rd. Shawn and Jennifer attended, with a booth to encourage local business networking, as well as to showcase some of the websites Radar Hill has designed and developed for businesses throughout Duncan and the Cowichan Valley. Continue reading

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Invitation: Introduction to Google Analytics – Nov. 4

Google Analytics Workshops with Radar HillHow do you get more business from your website visitors? Use Google Analytics to create detailed reports about website traffic, and measures conversions and sales. It is the most widely used website statistics service. Continue reading

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Workshop: Writing For The Web

July 27th: Writing For The Web

If you are running a blog or writing content for your website, how do you know if you are doing it right? People read differently on the web than they do on paper, and if your website doesn’t reflect that, you can lose interest, authority, and customers. Search engines like Google also have their own rules for content, running a thin tightrope for you to walk in order to maintain your ranking.

Come to our next workshop and learn how to balance readability and search results in this beginner’s workshop for website owners and blog writers. Continue reading

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Bike to Work Week 2015

bikes at Radar HillThis year for Bike to Work Week (BTWW) we registered a team. Over half of our office signed up to participate! Our team logged a total of 218 km the week of May 25th with some staff cycling every day and others just keeping with the fair weather.

The celebration stations that were set up before and after work were great stops along the way with the free snacks, beverages and contests. If you forgot to eat breakfast on your way to work, there was enough fruit and cinnamon buns (And of course, coffee!) to fill you up on your way to work. Continue reading

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Invitation: Responsive Websites with The Duncan Cowichan Chamber of Commerce

Invitation: Lunch & Learn on Responsive Websites

In a multi-device, multi-screen world, websites must be optimized to look and function on every device: desktop computer, tablet, smartphone, e-reader, game console, and more. The Duncan Cowichan Chamber of Commerce is hosting a Lunch & Learn, with presenter Shawn O’Hara of Radar Hill Web Design. Join us to find out more about: Continue reading

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March: What’s up on the Hill?

almond branch with pink blossomsThe Vernal Equinox happened, officially on Friday at 3:45 pm Island Time when the sun was right over the equator. On our pyramid building we did not do what they do in Teotihuacán at the Pyramid of the Sun. We did, however, write about news and events from Radar Hill. In this issue:

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