July 8, 2015

Girls Learning to Code

Who codes the world? Girls. Not-so-subtle Beyoncé references aside, I had the wonderful experience of joining Ladies Learning to Code (LLC) for the Vancouver edition of their Girls Learning to Code summer camp on July 2, 2015. How was it? So amazing. Who are Ladies Learning to Code? LLC formed in 2011 as a community […]

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May 27, 2015

Custom WordPress Design: A Developer’s Perspective

Hi there! We have a newer article about WordPress. Take a read: Why You Should Choose WordPress for Your Website or Redesign. The Forge and Smith team crafts custom WordPress websites — it’s what we do. We’re always on the lookout for problems, solutions, and improvements that can be made to both our process and […]

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March 20, 2014

It Is Possible to Ditch Your Ecommerce Software

If you’re not happy with your e-commerce software, imagine how your customers feel. As e-commerce website managers begin to see the limitless potential of a custom-built and WordPress-enhanced web system, they want equally limitless potential from their e-commerce software. We highly recommend WooCommerce, but potential clients tell us that they didn’t think switching from OS […]

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March 4, 2014

Indispensability of Responsive Web Design and Development

Hey there! We have a newer article on this topic. Check out Mobile Web Design: What it Is and Why It Matters. Did you know that 40% of visitors abandon a website if it takes more than three seconds to load (Source: Econsultancy). Imagine what they’ll do when your content doesn’t fit the screen. There […]

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