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Blogs from January 2015
bōl, located in the heart of Vail Village, is know for their world class food and of course, their 10 boutique bowling lanes. Looking to do a facelift on the original website that we created 5 years ago, Avid and the client discussed a new direction for v2 of their online presence.
Deciding on a single and multiple page web design combo, custom layouts and programming were used to create a responsive web design that provides an optimal user experience across desktop screens both large and small, as well as phones and tablets. This round of development also included the integration of an email collection widget, as well as online reservation bookings through OpenTable.
Blogs from December 2014
Have you ever tried to visit a website on your mobile device and found the site isn't mobile-friendly? No one likes that these days, especially Google.
In fact, Google has decided to take matters into their own hands, or rather their own algorithms, by testing various solutions to this bothersome problem in order to enhance the mobile user experience. Google has not only been testing icons that will alert users to mobile-friendly sites when searching, but has also discussed their intent to have these sites stand out, and possibly rank better than other sites not utilizing responsive design.
So what is Responsive Design you ask? Great question. In more simple terms, responsive design is a way to program one website to respond to the size of the screen it’s being viewed on. By programming a site in this manner, the website will automatically resize itself for the best user experience on various screen sizes such as large and small desktop monitors, as well as tablet and phone...read more
Blogs from November 2014
NAI is a global leader in the manufacturing of advanced mission critical high reliability cable assemblies. NAI manufactures across diverse markets including fiber optics, telecom, industrial, medical and aerospace industries. NAI’s mission is to deliver world class connectivity manufacturing solutions of the highest quality to its global customer base.
Hired to rejuvenate the NAI brand, Avid Design took an integrated approach that included logo redesign, marketing assets, and a content manageable, responsive website to provide the best user experience for all user devices.
Regardless of your industry, or your custom cable assembly needs, NAI will keep you connected! Check out their new website at www.nai-group.com.
Blogs from October 2014
We are are looking for a passionate graphic designer & project manager to become the newest rock star on the team. Interested?
Main responsibilities include:
- Website and print design
- Client interaction and project management
- Must work on site
- Have a strong understanding of Adobe Creative Suite with a focus on InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
- Have a working knowledge of social media channels
- Have the knowledge to successfully manage the creative and production process
- Have excellent written and oral communication skills
Ideal candidate should be:
- Willing to learn and able to think outside the box
- Comfortable working as part of a team in a creative and energetic environment
- Proactive, able to perform all tasks in a timely manner and meet deadlines
- Willing to grow with the agency
- The ability to...read more
Blogs from September 2014
Creating a new standard for quality in architectural design, Solaris Residences have become known around the world for offering a unique Vail vacation experience for every guest. Solaris has now taken it one step further with the recent launch of their newest division, Solaris Real Estate. Evolving out of the Solaris Development Company, this new division leverages the deep market knowledge, transactional experience, and access to all areas of the Vail Valley real estate market that only come with being a major developer with over 10 years of local experience.
For a cutting edge company like Solaris Real Estate, Avid Design was tasked with developing a content manageable website that was tied to the RETS framework. By using the RETS feed, the website is able to receive real estate data from the Vail MLS for custom applications like a members area where users can save their favorite properties and regular searches, as well as create property alerts that automatically deliver...read more
I am writing to express my professional endorsement of Avid Design. I have had the pleasure of working with Avid on many projects over the years and have found their work to be outstanding and... read more