Playdowns.com Website Enhancements

The Curling scoring website was updated with design and social media enhancements. A mobile version was also completed so smart phone users can view an optimized version on their handsets.

CurlBC Friendship Award

I am pleased and honored to announce that Hurricane Web Publishing has  been awarded the 2009 CurlBC Friendship Award in recognition of the contribution it’s made through the design and development of Playdowns.com. This award is given annually to a person or organization that has performed exceptional tasks to benefit curling in the province of […]

Do’s and Don’ts of Modern Web Design

Web Do’s and Don’ts offers free top-notch tips, tricks, best practices and resources for your reading pleasure. Web Design enthusiasts contribute to the site with their opinions and tips.

10 Principles Of Effective Web Design

Smashing Magazine has created another one of their Top (insert number here) lists. This time they’ve listed 10 principles of effective web design. 10 Principles Of Effective Web Design | How-To | Smashing Magazine

Jeremy Keith and Web Accessibility

I recently read Jeremy Keith’s blog posting regarding the lack of knowledge regarding accessibility in web design and development. Jeremy quotes some posts from a sitepoint forum and techcrunch regarding the Target lawsuit and it amazes me what people say about it. I am no expert on web accessibility, but it’s not that hard to […]

Design by committee

It’s so easy to tell when a design has been put through a committee instead of having one person in charge of a design. In all of my experience in designing by committee the focus seems to get lost. Everybody feels they have to have input and a piece of the design. Let’s face it, […]

How to choose an SEO company: 8 tips for what to search for

Choosing an SEO company can be difficult. Especially when you consider how hard it is to grasp even what they are saying. There are a lot of search engine optimization businesses and freelancers who claim to be experts. But, are they really experts? Here are a few to talk to an SEO consultant or business […]