Swift Game Developer Meetup

Denver has a great community of developers. This meetup was about game development for iOS using Swift. We discussed some of the available iOS SDKs such as SpriteKit, GameplayKit, and Metal. We also talked about the Entity/Component design pattern which is common in games and how the presenters chose to structure their games. Keeping up…

Custom Icon Fonts as an Efficient Icon Solution

Image Files Inhibit Flexibility Down the Road We recently had a request to create a set of icons to represent various school subjects and activities for a local school district. Instead of trying to fit one of the many icon font families out there (such as Font Awesome or Glyphicons) to our project, we wanted…

Web Cache: APC vs Memcached vs Varnish

With increasing amounts of data and server-side processing, caching systems are as important as ever. There are so many varieties of these systems out there, it can be confusing if you don’t understanding the different nuances. Worse yet, if you pick the wrong caching system for your needs or fail to optimize it correctly, the…

Denver SEO Seminar at SBDC

As a Denver web design company, we know every small business should be easily found online but many small businesses have no clue where to start.  With the ever changing search engine landscape as well as the barrage of algorithm updates, it is hard for businesses to keep up. This SEO class will go over the…

6 Tips to a Successful Website Redesign

Too many companies chase a website redesign without a plan.  How frustrating is it to spend thousands of dollars and make no forward progress with your web presence?  If you know what I’m talking about, you need a plan.  Check out our list of 6 things you need to think about when redesigning your website….

7 Best Uses of HTML5 around the Web

HTML5 will likely be the future of online programming. But on the web, like at Muppet Labs, the future is being made today, and you can see awesome examples of the power of this new HTML protocol on dozens of websites. It’s hard to select the best, but here’re my votes for the most amazing examples…