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Category Archives: Website Launches

Websites created, redesigned, or upgraded by Radar Hill Web Design.

Are You in the Automotive Industry?

Come join us for our Google Partners Connect AdWords info session on the automotive industry!

In today’s digital world, the automotive industry continues to evolve, affecting producers and consumers path to purchase. Learn how digital marketing can influence the auto industry and what it looks like moving forward.  Continue reading

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How do you keep track of your customers, prospects, and suppliers?

If you are still using your Outlook email address book, a spread sheet, or even a Rolodex, then this information session is for you!

Join Shawn from Radar Hill as he talks about keeping track of communications and interactions with prospects, customers, suppliers, and anyone your business connects with, using a CRM (Customer Relations Management software).

He will cover:

  • What is a CRM?
  • What can they do?
  • Overview of some major CRMs
  • Tips on selecting one

This information session will include a demonstration of the HighriseHQ CRM.

If you want to know how to better keep track of your customers, prospects, or suppliers, come to our info session

When:  Wednesday, March 29th, 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Where: Radar Hill Boardroom, 5th Floor – 3301 Douglas Street, Victoria, BC V9B5R7
Investment: $49.95. Become a client of Radar Hill within two months, and get a $100 credit.

Registration Required, as seating is limited.

Questions? Contact Radar Hill for details. Interested in having us delivering this information session in Duncan? Email us back.

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Tourism Newsletter – Featured Businesses

Have a lovely local vacation with these featured businesses

Instead of going abroad for a vacation, why not stay local and holiday on Vancouver Island? Thousands of people come here every year to marvel at the fantastic nature, architecture, and cuisine here, so take a break and enjoy this fantastic island from a tourist’s perspective.

This is Radar Hill’s local tourism newsletter, featuring our clients who cater to visitors and residents of this lush island. Treat yourself to a “staycation,” whether it be a full week in a hotel/B&B or just a spa day, take a break and experience the West Coast in all its beauty. Continue reading

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Home Renovations – Featured Businesses

After the snow and before the summer comes a time of cleaning, renewal and growth. For your home this could mean getting a bold new paint colour, a whole custom-built closet, transforming your yard into a thriving garden, or whatever else it needs to be the dream dwelling that you’ve always wanted.  Continue reading

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Radar Hill’s Annual Health and Wellness Guide

We care about the health and well-being of all our clients, friends, and family. Whether you need some assistance with a New Year’s resolution or you’re just looking for something to help maintain a healthy lifestyle, these Radar Hill clients can help. Continue reading

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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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Renovation Season is Here!

School is out and it’s time to tackle those summer projects. The summer months can be busy with vacations and visitors. It’s a good time to hire a professional to finish your projects so you can relax and enjoy the sunshine. Continue reading

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Press Release: Victoria Hospice Launches New Celebrate A Life Website

MEDIA ALERT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 2, 2015

Victoria Hospice Launches New Celebrate A Life Website

Leave an online tribute for your loved ones

Victoria, B. C. – In celebration of the 30th annual Celebrate A Life event, Victoria Hospice is excited to launch an online platform that provides individuals and families a new and unique way to remember their loved ones during the holiday season. Beginning December 1st, visit CelebrateALifeVictoria.ca to hang a special, personalized tribute ornament on the new virtual tree. Continue reading

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Turn Your Website into an App

If you have a responsive website it’s easy to use your website on a smart phone. This eliminates the need for app development for most websites. If you planned on developing an application that would have all the same functionalities as your website, there is no need as you can turn your website into an app icon in just a few easy clicks. Continue reading

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Give and Take

Girl with giftWe are well into what some consider the real New Years – September, when so many activities and plans start fresh or get refreshed. We might give our time with a new push in our business, or a new volunteer activity. We may take a late vacation or a class to improve our knowledge. For this newsletter, here is our Give and Take.

Give:

Radar Hill is Cleaning House

Literally, we are going through our storage room and have unearthed many items that may be useful to someone else. These items are free to any Radar Hill clients, and we hope they can be of use: Continue reading

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Traffic Up at VREB.org

Web traffic is huge!The new Victoria Real Estate Board’s website (www.vreb.org) has seen a significant increase of website traffic. At Radar Hill we would contribute this to the implementation of our industry leading RWD (responsive web design) process.

The Statistics Are Up!

June 2015 saw 21,299 visitors to the site. This is a dramatic increase over the local real estate board’s previous website.  These same visitors:

  • Viewed 198,790 pages;
  • Initiated 96,462 sessions;
  • And stayed on the site for an amazing 8:26 minutes per session!

The increase in site traffic and engaging content has reduced the bounce rate to less than 70%.  Another very impressive and positive change. Continue reading

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Mobile Websites Are Still Dead

ClosedApril 2012 I wrote about a blog post “Mobile is Dead” detailing the death of mobile only websites. These are the websites that replicate the desktop version of a website for display on a phone. This type of website is SO dead now I cannot believe they are still being sold.

Don’t Waste Your Money

A mobile “friendly” website is not what you want to buy. The reasoning is obvious – it’s only meant to display professionally on a phone! Responsive web design (RWD) is where you want to make your investment – a responsive website is capable of SO much more and is the only product professional web developments companies should sell you. Check out the good reasons to invest in RWD: Continue reading

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