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5 Nightmarish ‘Creepypastas’ To Devour
Creepypastas are little and often terrifying tales or images with mysterious online origins. They’re small pieces of fiction passed around until they’ve evolved into something bigger. They’re modern urban legends, and like all urban legends, sometimes they may come from a place of truth. Gilmedia scoured the net in search of the five scariest, best known and […]
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31 Oct, 2016
web design The 2016 GILMEDIA Presidential Web Design Showdown
It’s the showdown of the century. The greatest political battle of recent years is headed our way. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are about to go head to head in the most publicly discussed political showdown ever. And, no, we are not talking about the U.S Presidency. Instead, Gilmedia is more interested in looking at […]
26 Oct, 2016
website-contruction 6 Questions to Answer Before Redesigning Your Website
The landscape of the Internet is constantly shifting and evolving. You can become irrelevant and out of touch very quickly if you’re not making an effort to keep up to date with trends and new technology. It’s a challenge. This is part of why a business will go too long without updating or redesigning their […]
21 Oct, 2016
In Memory of Early Internet Site Builders
The Internet is in its late twenties now. And it’s starting to figure stuff out. It has a full-time job, it lives with its boyfriend and it’s taking a serious look at the future. But like any twenty-something, the Internet has a deep-rooted fondness for looking back at the simpler times. And, like any self-respecting […]
23 Sep, 2016
The Digital Reflection of Your Brand
First Impressions Your website is your calling card. There’s a lot to consider when designing a website for a brand. In a lot of cases, your site is also acting as the sole centre of commerce and financial exchange for your product. More and more companies are losing their heavy, burdensome physical locations, and for […]
9 Sep, 2016
Boost It: How To Utilize Facebook’s Boosted Posts
Introduction: Let’s face it: Facebook’s organic reach is not what it used to be. If you have a brand or fan base that you communicate with over Facebook, you’ve probably noticed the decline of your organic reach. For those who may not know what we mean by this, Gilmedia is here to explain: On social […]
2 Sep, 2016
big-fish-small-fish Big Fish/Little Fish – How To Get More Twitter Followers
Big Fish/Little Fish Or, How to Get More Twitter Followers If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? Well… Let’s take this age-old philosophical thought experiment and redirect it towards new Internet communications. Does online content really exist if there is no audience to witness it? Maybe. But […]
18 Aug, 2016
scary-movies-web-design The Scariest Technology Themed Horror Movies
As Halloween draws closer, Gilmedia has been pondering all of the ways we can get into the spooky spirit of the season. Since we’re a leading web developer and Internet marketing agency, we decided to search for the scariest (and best) Internet and technology themed horror movies that we could find. Technology is totally interconnected […]
26 Oct, 2016
10 Important Design Tips For an Effective Website
Getting noticed is important. It’s easier to get a brand online these days, and nearly everyone has one. To stay competitive and ahead of the pack, a website needs to have eye-catching design and intuitive interaction. There’s a lot of different ways you could go about designing a website, but there are some important elements […]
11 Oct, 2016
benefits-of-custom-website-design The Benefits of Custom Website Design
What you do is unique. That’s why it’s so important to have a website that reflects what you do in all of its blazing individuality. A custom designed website is imperative for so many reasons, but most importantly: It’s designed in an SEO friendly fashion to help drive more website traffic, It encourages a positive […]
16 Sep, 2016
Gilmedia Review Rovimat Group: A Gilmedia Review
Gilmedia has teamed up with Rovimat Group, a contractor and architectural developer based in Toronto. We created for them a striking and intuitive website which reflects the modern and creative vision of their company. To celebrate the partnership between Gilmedia and Rovimat Group, we’ve created a video highlighting what Rovimat does best and why they’d […]
8 Sep, 2016
typewriter For the Love of Fonts: Gilmedia’s Online Guide
Fonts are important. Really important. Fonts say everything about your brand and they say it fast. They’re the first impression you give and will immediately tell your audience your level of cultural relevancy. This may sound a little judgmental, but bear with me: while many people don’t judge a book by its cover, it’s likely […]
22 Aug, 2016
Web Levels of AODA compliance
When it comes to AODA compliance, there are three levels: A, AA, and AAA. These levels refer to various levels of compliance regarding your website technical features. Points that will be taken into consideration include just how well your websites cater to those with disabilities. It’s important to understand that disabilities are not only difficulties […]
24 Jun, 2016
5 Nightmarish ‘Creepypastas’ To Devour
Creepypastas are little and often terrifying tales or images with mysterious online origins. They’re small pieces of fiction passed around until they’ve evolved into something bigger. They’re modern urban legends, and like all urban legends, sometimes they may come from a place of truth. Gilmedia scoured the net in search of the five scariest, best known and […]
31 Oct, 2016
web design The 2016 GILMEDIA Presidential Web Design Showdown
It’s the showdown of the century. The greatest political battle of recent years is headed our way. Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are about to go head to head in the most publicly discussed political showdown ever. And, no, we are not talking about the U.S Presidency. Instead, Gilmedia is more interested in looking at […]
26 Oct, 2016
scary-movies-web-design The Scariest Technology Themed Horror Movies
As Halloween draws closer, Gilmedia has been pondering all of the ways we can get into the spooky spirit of the season. Since we’re a leading web developer and Internet marketing agency, we decided to search for the scariest (and best) Internet and technology themed horror movies that we could find. Technology is totally interconnected […]
26 Oct, 2016
website-contruction 6 Questions to Answer Before Redesigning Your Website
The landscape of the Internet is constantly shifting and evolving. You can become irrelevant and out of touch very quickly if you’re not making an effort to keep up to date with trends and new technology. It’s a challenge. This is part of why a business will go too long without updating or redesigning their […]
21 Oct, 2016
10 Important Design Tips For an Effective Website
Getting noticed is important. It’s easier to get a brand online these days, and nearly everyone has one. To stay competitive and ahead of the pack, a website needs to have eye-catching design and intuitive interaction. There’s a lot of different ways you could go about designing a website, but there are some important elements […]
11 Oct, 2016
In Memory of Early Internet Site Builders
The Internet is in its late twenties now. And it’s starting to figure stuff out. It has a full-time job, it lives with its boyfriend and it’s taking a serious look at the future. But like any twenty-something, the Internet has a deep-rooted fondness for looking back at the simpler times. And, like any self-respecting […]
23 Sep, 2016
benefits-of-custom-website-design The Benefits of Custom Website Design
What you do is unique. That’s why it’s so important to have a website that reflects what you do in all of its blazing individuality. A custom designed website is imperative for so many reasons, but most importantly: It’s designed in an SEO friendly fashion to help drive more website traffic, It encourages a positive […]
16 Sep, 2016
The Digital Reflection of Your Brand
First Impressions Your website is your calling card. There’s a lot to consider when designing a website for a brand. In a lot of cases, your site is also acting as the sole centre of commerce and financial exchange for your product. More and more companies are losing their heavy, burdensome physical locations, and for […]
9 Sep, 2016
Gilmedia Review Rovimat Group: A Gilmedia Review
Gilmedia has teamed up with Rovimat Group, a contractor and architectural developer based in Toronto. We created for them a striking and intuitive website which reflects the modern and creative vision of their company. To celebrate the partnership between Gilmedia and Rovimat Group, we’ve created a video highlighting what Rovimat does best and why they’d […]
8 Sep, 2016
Boost It: How To Utilize Facebook’s Boosted Posts
Introduction: Let’s face it: Facebook’s organic reach is not what it used to be. If you have a brand or fan base that you communicate with over Facebook, you’ve probably noticed the decline of your organic reach. For those who may not know what we mean by this, Gilmedia is here to explain: On social […]
2 Sep, 2016
typewriter For the Love of Fonts: Gilmedia’s Online Guide
Fonts are important. Really important. Fonts say everything about your brand and they say it fast. They’re the first impression you give and will immediately tell your audience your level of cultural relevancy. This may sound a little judgmental, but bear with me: while many people don’t judge a book by its cover, it’s likely […]
22 Aug, 2016
big-fish-small-fish Big Fish/Little Fish – How To Get More Twitter Followers
Big Fish/Little Fish Or, How to Get More Twitter Followers If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? Well… Let’s take this age-old philosophical thought experiment and redirect it towards new Internet communications. Does online content really exist if there is no audience to witness it? Maybe. But […]
18 Aug, 2016
Web Levels of AODA compliance
When it comes to AODA compliance, there are three levels: A, AA, and AAA. These levels refer to various levels of compliance regarding your website technical features. Points that will be taken into consideration include just how well your websites cater to those with disabilities. It’s important to understand that disabilities are not only difficulties […]
24 Jun, 2016
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