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Redesigning a website can become a costly venture. This quick guide offers tips and tactics to keep costs low for a redesign project that dosesn't cut corners.
Open source software
Open source has benefits that are unsurpassed by proprietary software solutions.
Zivtech
Zivtech Staff
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Have you heard? We’ve rebranded!
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Learn how to use contributed modules to close the gaps in the core Media module so that we can build new sites using core Media in anticipation of 8.7 and beyond.
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So, you want to make a browser extension. Perhaps this is something you've been interested in pursuing but didn't know how or where to get started. This blog will help show you the path from an idea to a browser extension.
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ApplyCycle is a customized application management solution that can streamline the process of creating, accepting, and reviewing applications.
2018
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After a long run on MacBook Pros, I switched to an LG Gram laptop running Debian this year. It’s faster, lighter, and less expensive.
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Not every web software project needs to be a disaster. Find a talented team that will provide skillful and efficient problem-solving.
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If you’re on a software development team, user stories are a useful tool in understanding how a feature works from the perspective of your users.
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When your website isn’t performing as well as you’d like, you might point fingers at a number of outside factors.

Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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Our team was recognized for digital strategy; digital design and UI/UX design; and mobile, website, software, Drupal, WordPress, and PHP development. 
Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
Website launch checklist

I'm obsessed with smooth launches. The fewer things you need to do to launch, the fewer things will go wrong.

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Clarifi is a nonprofit organization on a mission to make financial literacy more accessible. Their website needed to serve as a catalyst for relationships with their users.
Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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If you’re familiar with software development, you’ve likely heard of agile methodology.

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Over the years, Zivtech has worked on many different types of existing Drupal websites and web applications.

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This list gives you a good set of metrics to keep an eye on and why it's in your best interest to do so.
Laurence Liss
Laurence Liss
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Without a well thought out and detailed strategy, achieving your goals might feel impossible. Here are 7 signs that your project needs a proper discovery phase before investing in any type of design and development project.
Marco De Paulis
Marco De Paulis
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Companies were selected based on their ability to deliver excellent work.
Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
Experiment
A/B testing is a surefire way to continuously make improvements to your website.
Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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Like going to the dentist, writing documentation for software is important. And much like going to the dentist, no one wants to do it unless they have to.
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It seems obvious that user research is a critical part of improving the

Maddie Presland
Maddie Presland
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Too many cooks can spoil the broth. Or, too many inconsistent styles can leave your website visitors totally lost.

Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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With roughly 1.2 million websites using Drupal across the world, including marquee sites such as NBC Universal and pharmaceutical giant Novartis, it’s clear that it’s a powerful content management system capable of supporting large organizations.
Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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A full architecture review is paramount before you start to develop a new site.
Maddie Presland
Maddie Presland
Smooth stones

Your website should fuel your business. It should be easy to use, both for you and the visitors you want to attract.

Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth
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If you’re considering staff augmentation to get extra h

Maddie Presland
Maddie Presland
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Developers want to solve problems and create strong code foundations that prevent bugs.

Maddie Presland
Maddie Presland
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Should you choose existing software and make some compromises, or opt for a custom solution that may take longer to build and implement?

Christine Germeroth
Christine Germeroth