Our Purpose

We believe in tackling each project with care, passion and purpose. By planning before designing we’re committed to bringing the best possible online experience to your user. We build something that can grow with you by putting your user first, while taking into account future iterations of your website so it can evolve as you need it to.

What We Do

  • WordPress CMS Development

    WordPress makes it possible for us to build your site and equip your team to manage content. Empowering, right? Something we love most — and we know you will, too — is the intuitive WordPress dashboard.

  • Future-Friendly Web Development

    We work hard to stay on the leading edge of development best practices. HTML5, grid systems, page load optimization, script minimizing and more. Yes, it is as impressive as it sounds. We embrace the ever-changing online landscape to ensure we’re future-friendly.

  • Responsive Web Design

    It’s not just a buzzword. It’s about accessibility and it’s here to stay. Ready or not, your audience is interacting with your site on devices that likely didn’t exist when your site was originally made. The easier it is for users to get your content how and where they want it, the better your site will perform.

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Brands We've Worked With

Here's a sample of some pretty cool brands who've trusted us with their websites.

Case Studies

Embark on an Adventure with Sikeleli Africa Safaris

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We Believe in Community

Creating a Voice and Tone Guide

You’ve heard it before: consistency is key. The world’s biggest brands already know this. Visually speaking, most of us understand that all the pieces of a brand need to feel related.

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What We Support

Involving users in the design process and having the right content strategy will help you build a website with content that meets business goals, user needs and absolutely delight your audience.

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    Upcoming Events

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    CKNW Orphans’ Fund Pledge Day

    Wednesday, December 2nd at the Terminal City Club for our 38th annual Pledge Day!

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From The Shop

Creating Powerful Visual Content, Part 2

We’re obsessed with visual content. Having our own in-house designers, it’s easy to preach about the virtues of strong, high-quality images. However, sometimes budget or time constraints don’t allow for[...]

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Creating Powerful Visual Content, Part 1

Sourcing images for blogs can be difficuly. Eye-catching visuals are a huge factor in shareable content, but unless you're a photographer or designer it can be daunting to find[...]

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“From the moment we met Shawn we knew that Forge and Smith were the right company for us. Small enough to be responsive to our needs, yet large enough to ensure that there was plenty of creative capital for us to tap into. Everyone at Wildlife Rescue is very excited and proud of the new […]

Yolanda Brooks Wildlife Rescue Association
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Our Results

Could your business benefit from a 40% increase in organic search? Our sites achieve that and more. It’s worth a conversation to set you apart and make you hard to forget. Together, we’ll get your business where it needs to go.

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