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KnockMedia’s Technology Blog

2015
03/Feb

Project Management and Business Analysis: Understanding the Relationship

February 3, 2015

Project Complexity is increasing…It’s a direct reflection of business as a whole in 2015.  Multiple stakeholders spread out across multiple time zones, sometimes countries! Ambiguous direction, fragmented resource allocation, agile sprint cycles, communication issues.  Pick a reason out of the hat and throw your best solution at it.  Chances are it will rear its’ ugly head again sometime in the (near) future. 

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2014
10/Mar

My Mom Does Not Want to go on Safari

March 10, 2014

by Julie Avellino, Dir of Strategy @KnockMedia

My mom, Margie, is almost 63. She is a photographer and works at a gift shop. She’s like most baby-boomers in a lot of ways. Except my mother does not want to go on a safari. I never knew this, until recently, when my sister gave my mom an iphone for Christmas so that my mom can take pictures on the fly.

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2014
03/Mar

Content Determines If Users Scroll or Click

March 3, 2014

by Julie Avellino, Director of Strategy @KnockMedia

I like to read Forbes, I find the articles interesting and quite frankly easy reads. I read it 100% online. When I checked it out today to read about the latest list of billionaires and see how many years I had left to amass my fortune and still be included on the Young Billionaires list I was greeted with this:

Without hesitation I began to scroll down.   

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2014
12/Feb

Fun with Browser Extensions

February 12, 2014

by Matt Duplinsky, Lead Front-End Developer, @KnockMedia

In today’s world every time you want a quick answer to a question, shop for something you need, or dig up some dirt on your favorite celebrities you turn to the world-wide-web. With the Internet constantly growing and expanding it becomes increasingly more difficult to enjoy your web browsing experience.

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2012
14/Feb

Check off list for your next business website

February 14, 2012

So your business has a website — or you’re in need of one for your brand new venture. Web design can be an overwhelming process, so we’ve spoken to a few web designers who told us what you need to have on your site … and what you can probably do without (like crazy Flash animation).

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2011
10/Oct

App vs. WAP

October 10, 2011

If you are considering a mobile presence for your business, chances are you’ve heard the buzzwords “native app” or “wap website”.  Often there is confusion about what each of these terms means and what they should be used for.  So let’s break it down, app versus wap.

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2011
15/Aug

New client versus referral

August 15, 2011

A common question that comes up when we start working with a new client is how they develop new business.  Have you ever considered this? Have you ever taken a real close look at your analytics to understand what it is actually costing you to sign up a new client versus getting new business from an existing client,

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