Beginning January 2017, Google Chrome (version 56 and later) began marking pages that collect passwords or credit card details as “Not Secure” unless the pages are served over HTTPS. This creates a degraded user experience for your visitors and could impact your site’s organic search rankings.
Google Site Search to Be Discontinued Important Update From Google That Can Impact Your Website Starting April 1, 2017, Google will be phasing out Google Site Search (GSS). GSS provides site search on public websites for a fee without advertisements and without Google branding. The schedule for the Google phase out is: Registration for new purchase and […]
Software engineer and blogger, Amir Rachum, points out ways to go about debugging your code whilst collaborating that can help to expedite the process and prevent incorrect assumptions from clouding others’ judgement.
In today’s digital world, it’s become more important than ever to have a website that is not only usable, but a delightful experience on all devices including mobile, tablets, desktops, retina, and so forth. It’s been a few years since the original concept of “responsive web design” was coined, and we have seen continual trends […]
In the spirit of the new year, we took a look back at 2016 to appreciate the incredible technical partnerships we’ve fostered with both new clients and those that have been with us for nearly a decade. We look forward to new custom web development projects in the year to come. Get in touch if you’d like to be one of them.
Today is the third annual Computer Science Fair held for University of Vermont Computer Science students. At the fair, students have the opportunity to show projects created individually or in groups that will be judged and awarded cash prizes! Vermont Design Works’ CTO, Ben Glassman, will be in attendance as a judge. He will be […]
Circus Smirkus will be celebrating their 30th anniversary throughout 2017, and there will be a plethora of exciting programs and performances to honor this achievement. Invited by the Smithsonian Institute to take part in their own festivities for the 50th Anniversary of the American Folklife Festival, Circus Smirkus will be performing on one of the […]
Over the course of the year, Vermont Design Works has been partnering with the Vermont Gleaning Collective, an initiative started by Salvation Farms, on a fresh design and other functionality enhancements for their website and web application. This new look has launched, marking the beginning of a new gleaning season and a kick-start for recruiting […]