WordPress plugins for nonprofits

WordPress plugins for nonprofits

Every organization has a mixture of off-site and on-site tools that need to all come together in one place to avoid redundancies and increase productivity. Sasha recently presented a talk about using WordPress to help nonprofit organizations to do good, better, and folks seemed to really enjoy the section talking about WordPress plugins. Here’s an… Continue reading

Nonprofit tech and marketing links for June 2017

Nonprofit tech and marketing links for June 2017

We find so many great links for nonprofits that we thought it would be great to put all of them in the same place. Introducing our monthly round-up of tech, marketing, and fundraising links! Do let us know if we’re missing any important links. Tech + web 20 Best nonprofit websites – 2017 edition Always… Continue reading

National Ladies Learning Code Day: HTML & CSS Workshop

National Ladies Learning Code Day: HTML & CSS Workshop

Sasha will be leading this year’s National Ladies Learning Code workshop in Montreal on September 24th. This workshop will introduce you to coding using HTML and CSS, no prior experience necessary. Women across Canada will be participating in the National Ladies Learning Code workshop and trying their hand at interactive storytelling. Come join the fun and… Continue reading

Poll: what’s the hardest part about running your WordPress website?

Poll: what’s the hardest part about running your WordPress website?

As someone who runs and builds WordPress websites my perspective on maintaining these kinds of sites is skewed. Frankly, it’s easier for me than for an average WordPress user to solve various issues, keep things up-to-date, and change various aspects of the layout and design. So, I’m wondering, which aspect of running a WordPress website… Continue reading

WordPress 4.3 and disappearing Featured Image meta box

WordPress 4.3 and disappearing Featured Image meta box

The newest version of WordPress has been available for download since August 13th. It packs some new and exciting features which you can check out this the following video.   However, a nifty feature that allows you to customize the labels used for the UI related to setting a Featured Image may cause the Featured Image… Continue reading

Case study: website development for MCR labs, a MMJ testing laboratory

Case study: website development for MCR labs, a MMJ testing laboratory

Massachusetts Cannabis Research Labs is a team of scientists and technologists near Bostom, Masachussets. Dealing with lots of data and the increasing popularity of their services meant that their website needed to allow for quick data entry, automated data visualization, automated report generation, as well as a members area where clients could see their results privately…. Continue reading

Case Study: Bis Films Parallax Portfolio Website

Case Study: Bis Films Parallax Portfolio Website

Bis Films is a Montreal film production company. We’ve been working with Bis Films for many years and have converted their website from a Flash-based site to WordPress with animations reproduced through JavaScript, and finally, the time came to completely update the website’s design. For this project, we re-used the beautiful background images used on… Continue reading