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Category Archives: Mobile Responsive Design

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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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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Web Design Trends to Watch For in 2015

2015 - Happy New Year!

During 2014, the key trends that emerged in web design focused around minimizing pizzazz and cleaning up layouts to help maximize clarity and turn visitors into customers. After all, websites don’t exist solely to look pretty; they serve a purpose – to capture the attention of prospective clients and help generate revenue.

With online competition growing for every product under the sun, you need your website to get to the point quickly. With more and more websites being viewed from mobile devices, the need for a clean, uncluttered, responsive website layout is extremely important. Continue reading

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New REALTOR® Website: Keith Ferguson

As a real estate agent for over 20 years, Keith Ferguson has an in-depth knowledge of real estate and consistently ranks among the top REALTOR®s in the Victoria real estate market. Keith came to us looking for a new website, something clean and classy, to better represent himself.

Keith's Old Website

Keith’s old website

His old site was busy and disorganized, along with the fact that it was not mobile friendly.

We used the blue colour Keith is fond of to create a clean and classly layout, along with a crisper more finished logo for Keith. Only using the blue for subtle colour highlights throughout the new website. Continue reading

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New Responsive Website Launched: Heathergate House

Radar Hill is proud to announce the launch of our 45th responsive website! And what better way to celebrate then with a vacation?! As a guest of Heathergate House you will always be superbly looked after – whether it’s a stay for two nights or two months.

Heather Gate House - Victoria Vacation Rentals

Heathergate House

The responsive design of Heathergate’s new vacation rental website offers guests easy access to their site for information and booking, no matter what device they are using! Continue reading

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New REALTOR® Website Launched: Kelly Regen

Kelly Regen - Old Website

Kelly’s Old Website

Kelly Regen was born and raised on Salt Spring Island and has worked tenaciously to become one of Salt Spring’s top producing REALTOR®s. Kelly’s old site had become outdated, and was not reaching it’s full potential, but her new one strongly represents her as an accomplished, award-winning REALTOR®. She has consistently won awards from the Victoria Real Estate Board for sales volume, and takes after her mother, Donna Regen, who has been a top producing REALTOR® on Salt Spring for over 25 years. Continue reading

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Website Redesign: Windcrest Developments

WindcrestDevelopments.com

WindcrestDevelopments.com

For over 30 years, Cam Hayward, owner of Windcrest Developments Ltd., has been building quality homes, incorporating innovation and affordability, in the Victoria area. With extraordinary high standards of construction and customer service, Windcrest Developments has a track record to be proud of and steadfast loyal homeowners who continue to move from one Windcrest Development’s home to another – and refer others! With unmatched dependability, Windcrest would value the opportunity to turn your dream of a new home into a reality. Continue reading

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New Website Launched: Pemberton Holmes Ltd.

Pemberton Holmes Ltd. has been serving Vancouver Island since 1887. With over 250 REALTOR®s specializing in residential and commercial real estate, they offer buyers and sellers sound advice and professional service. Although they’ve had a web presence for many years, it was finally time to refresh and modernize their design, features and information, and cater to their growing mobile audience with a new responsive website. Continue reading

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New Website Launched: ITEM Ltd.

ITEM Ltd. website

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For the past decade ITEM Ltd. has specialized in streetscape friendly LaneLight warning systems that are designed to target the tunnel vision of distracted drivers.   Continue reading

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New Website Launched: Lameena Terrace

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Lameena Terrace is a brand new condo development in Victoria’s up and coming West Shore area. An easy stroll to great shopping, dining, recreation, schools and more, these condos offer a slick, modern feel and all the amenities you’d expect in a premium residence, at affordable prices. Continue reading

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New Website Launched: Cheryl Bejcar & Associates

Cheryl Bejcar & Associates have been valued clients of ours for over a decade. With years of experience, their award-winning associates pride themselves on making their clients well-educated buyers or sellers in today’s marketplace. Like many realtors, they know the importance of having a streamline website to showcase their real estate listings, and especially one that functions well on all screen widths and mobile devices. This new website does just that! Continue reading

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New Website Launched: Acquired Brain Injury Awarness

A brain injury can change a person’s life forever. Sadly, many people who acquire a brain injury end up falling through the cracks of the system and receive unfair treatment in the courts. To bring attention to this AcquiredBrainInjuryAwarness.com had us design a site to highlight some of the worst cases, and encourage people to take action. A dark colour palette and sharp lines where used to reflect a sombre tone and the seriousness of the subject matter. Continue reading

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