HTML Email Signatures and Free FileMaker Tool to Create Them


Email has proven to be a critical part of running a business. Whether it’s a small shop that monitors a single inbox or a large corporation tasked with maintaining thousands of accounts, everyone uses it. We, along with many other professionals, have been guilty of attaching images as part of our signatures. Here’s what my […]

Great User Interface (UI) Design Example – RSVPs


We recently came across a web application that takes RSVPs to reserve spots at the Easter service for a large church in our area. The application is a great example of clear process and clean spot-on user interface design. The application is fully responsive so that it works just as well on mobile devices. We present […]

Rick Cornish Sports a Stylish New WordPress Web site


After 23 years of running a leading creative production studio, Rick Cornish found it was time to re-invent, re-brand and re-boot his creative offering. He came to for help with a website and social media strategies… and got much more. In Rick’s words “At the outset, you challenged me with some fundamental questions about my business concept and positioning […]

Google Maps vs. Apple Maps


Update 11/12/13 – Apple Maps has come a long ways. Report: Apple Maps dominant on iOS after a year of improvements As predicted, it is now a much more viable application. Update 7/22/13 – Apple is acquiring companies to improve their Apple Map capabilities to compete with Google. Update 12/18/12 – Google released Google Maps for iOS…so just download […]

The Internal Medicine Residency Program at Abbott Northwestern Hospital Uses FileMaker to Assist with Leading Edge Technology Training


Abbott Northwestern Hospital, part of Allina Health in Minneapolis Minnesota, is the largest non-profit hospital in the Twin Cities. US News ranked it in the top 50 hospitals in the United States. The Internal Medicine Residency Program at Abbott Northwestern is on the leading edge of making use of medical technology including new portable ultrasound […]

MN State Fair Competitions Live Results


The Minnesota State Fair now has live competition results courtesy of the custom FileMaker application created by, Inc.! (as of 8/2012)   Scan the following QR code on your iPhone to get live results of the horse and livestock competitions from the Minnesota State Fair via the data collected by fair officials on the custom […]

WordPress and Genesis


Most of our custom websites are built on the Genesis WordPress Framework. This provides you as a client with many benefits that ultimately save you time and money: Consistency and standardization so that we can more easily make technical revisions to your site as necessary over time with the minimal amount of time charged to […]

WordPress Post-it Note Pull Quotes

I wanted to create post-it note like calls to action on this WordPress-based web site. Here’s what I came up with… First off, I found the Simple Pull Quote plug-in from The Mighty Mo Design Co and installed it on my WordPress site.  This did part of the job in making it easy to identify the […]

FileMaker Custom Web Publishing


Quite often we want to take much of the data included in a FileMaker database and make it available to a large audience without the need for them to own the FileMaker application and have it installed on their computer. To do this, we can utilize custom web publishing to make the information avaialable to […]

Lion and iCloud and Upgrading Your Mac OS/MobileMe System – Do It Now


Apple recently announced their new operating system Mountain Lion (Mac OS 10.8) to be released later this summer. It will move the Mac OS and iOS closer together so that you have a more consistent experience across your Mac and iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch devices. It will also make even more efficient use of iCloud. Motivated by […]