Featured Service: Responsive Design & Development ?>

Featured Service: Responsive Design & Development

Simply put, responsive design is a technique used to make a website look great on any size of screen. This means that users on a desktop, laptop, smartphone or tablet would be able to view and experience the website in almost the same way. Since a majority of the population consumes online content via various screen sizes, it only makes sense to continue a seamless user experience in every iteration of a website. How Does It Work? In order for…

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User Experience Required!

Since we’re on the topic of responsive web design this month, let’s talk a little more about the concept of “user experience” and what that actually means when it pertains to your online presence. I’m sure you’ve been in a position, like I have, where a website just isn’t doing it for you. Either it’s hard to get to where you want to go, things are broken or it simply takes forever to load. Regardless of the situation, you vowed…

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Jordan Foster Construction and Stanton Street: We Build Beautiful Things Together! ?>

Jordan Foster Construction and Stanton Street: We Build Beautiful Things Together!

Jordan Foster Construction is an established, award-winning Texas construction company headquartered in El Paso with offices in Austin, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio. Formerly CF Jordan Construction, the company had recently gone through a name change and needed a new online identity to go along with it. So when we got the call to update their site, we knew it was our time to shine. Armed with user profiles, competitive research, surveys and overall best practices, we dove into developing…

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The Hunt Family Foundation: Giving Back with an Easy-to-Use, Refreshed Site! ?>

The Hunt Family Foundation: Giving Back with an Easy-to-Use, Refreshed Site!

Being a not-for-profit organization is not easy. It takes many hours and much dedication to keep it going and sometimes finding and receiving funding is a monster of a job in its own. Thankfully, The Hunt Family Foundation is a resource that regional healthcare, education, arts, local heritage, quality-of-life initiatives, and regional economic development can turn to. With their recently refreshed website, organizations can find out more about the foundation, its staff and several key projects that are currently being…

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MNK Architects Showcase Superb Projects with a Dynamic New Site ?>

MNK Architects Showcase Superb Projects with a Dynamic New Site

MNK Architects is making waves in the El Paso architecture world, and they wanted that to show with their new website. MNK tasked us with making their site look and feel light years ahead of other regional firms. Using award-winning websites as inspiration, they set the stage for a creative, interactive, yet sleek, user friendly, professional site. Founded in 1985 by Mervin Moore, AIA, MNK is now one of the leading architectural firms in El Paso. It is a full-service…

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Beware of SEO Spam

Have you noticed an increasing number of emails about Search Engine Optimization (SEO) in your inbox, your website contact us form or even phone calls lately? Stanton Street gets them for our site too, several times a month, and we are in the SEO business! We also suspect that even Google gets their fair share as well. Messages like the one below are only one such example: These kinds of emails, contact us form submissions and phone calls are SPAM,…

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Website Down! Reasons Why Websites Go Down and What to Do ?>

Website Down! Reasons Why Websites Go Down and What to Do

Websites go down. It’s a digital fact of life due to Mother Nature, hardware issues or other things mostly out of a web provider’s control. Either way, there’s no question what your next action should be: call your developer. In this case it would be us at (915) 351-8440. If it’s during the weekend, submit a HelpDesk ticket and we’ll get back to you right away. Now let’s get into the details of why your site is actually down. A…

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WestStar Mobile-Friendly Site: Easy to View, Easy to Use ?>

WestStar Mobile-Friendly Site: Easy to View, Easy to Use

Looking for a quick, easy way to access WestStar Bank while you’re on the go? Check out their new mobile-friendly website on your smartphone! Here you’ll find the latest information on products, get directions to the nearest ATM and more. The first stop on the mobile-friendly site is the Mobile Banking tab. Users can download iPhone/iPad or Android apps and also login and manage their account through WestStar’s mobile NetBanking site. Interested in Personal Checking, Lending or Business Products? A…

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Communication Nightmares? Get Organized and Get Intranet ?>

Communication Nightmares? Get Organized and Get Intranet

One of the biggest challenges for businesses is internal communication. If you’re a medium to large size business owner, maybe you’ve tried several out-of-the-box solutions that have failed to give you the customization you need. That’s when you can call on Stanton Street to create a custom, streamlined intranet built directly to your specifications. Using the power of the web to streamline your company’s internal operations, our private websites allow you to quickly and efficiently share and organize information with…

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Use Your #Hashtags Wisely!

If you’re on one of the more popular social media sites, you’ve seen them lurking in the body or bottom corner of a post. Sometimes they take up the whole next line, sometimes they’re only one small word. They’re meant to grab your attention one way or another – unfortunately sometimes it’s for all the wrong reasons. So, my friends, here are some tips to keep your hashtags legit. What Are Hashtags For? Hashtags are used to categorize, and in…

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