Thinking Beyond the Launch

Thinking Beyond the Launch

Just like that, you’re live. The months of sales demos, legal hoop-jumping, PO’s, requirements gathering, content wrangling, testing and re-resting, frantic emails, nerve-wracking presentations, time-lines and more stress than you like to admit and the moment has arrived! The site is up and the emails of congratulations start to make their rounds.

You take a moment and think, “Now what?”

You realize what you just did was start something rather than finish it…

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Stick to One Digital Family for Simplicity

Stick to One Digital Family for Simplicitypenguins

I work in the web technology space and have for years now. The random by-product of being around tech for most of my whole professional career is that I become the go-to-guy for fixing people's computer/phone/iPad/tablet issues. It is also something … [Continue reading]

User Experience for the Enterprise Organization

User Experience for the Enterprise OrganizationServiceNow CMS ESM

Over the past few months I have been blogging over on the ServiceNow Community and enjoying the interactions. Dealing with the large, enterprise structure has been a very interesting shift in my consulting experience. By and large, I've found that no … [Continue reading]

Your Family Will ‘Share’ the Love of this New iOS8 Feature

Your Family Will 'Share' the Love of this New iOS8 FeatureiOS 8 Family Sharing option is great for families

In a crazy world of multiple devices and accounts and settings, it's nice when Apple comes along and helps us out. In iOS 8 there are a number of things that are great improvements, but there is one that takes the cake for families: sharing. Not just … [Continue reading]

“Find My iPhone” Just Got Much More Useful

"Find My iPhone" Just Got Much More UsefulNew Find my Iphone Feature

While there are a lot of people complaining about bugs with the new update from Apple, there are some pretty cool things they have added. One great new tool for families is the Find My iPhone functionality. This functionality has actually been there … [Continue reading]

The Power of Patience

The Power of Patiencepatience

More than not I’ve been a part of a website launch and the next day receive an email saying, “How come we’re not showing up on Google yet?” The literal next day. I’ve seen companies go for the cheapest route to the top (in terms of search engine … [Continue reading]

How NOT to Think About Your Website

How NOT to Think About Your Websitehow not to think about your website

Over the past few years there has been a significant rise in social spaces that have taken some of the traffic and focus away from having a great website. There is value in that Facebook page or Twitter feed, yes, but at the end of the day, all roads … [Continue reading]

Chat with your Kids Using iMessage

Chat with your Kids Using iMessageuse an ipod for chatting

There is a big pull these days for kids to get an iPhone. They start asking/begging starting way too early, but mainly they want to text with their friends and use common apps. One alternative is to just give your child an iPod. With an iPod they can … [Continue reading]