Wordpress Development

Using Twitter Bootstrap for Web Design and Development

We have recently jumped on the Twitter Bootstrap bandwagon and are very happy with the decision. If you don’t know, Twitter bootstrap is a web framework that is “mobile first”. When they developed the framework they solved many of the issues that web developers face when dealing with responsive design such as how columns will […]

4 new responsive WordPress websites launched

Hello, We have been quite busy at Darkstar Media recently. Over the last month we have launched 4 responsive WordPress websites. Edson Legal, Monster Gym, Construction DIB, and Vault Mortgage.

Kanara Medical Spa WordPress Website Launched

We are proud to announce the launch of Kanara Medical Spa. For Kanara Medical Spa we handled graphic design of logo, website and all print materials. We also developed a responsive custom WordPress theme and handled search engine optimization for the website including the keyword research.

Responsive WordPress Theme Developed for Blue Chip Leasing

We are happy to announce the launch of another great new website, Blue Chip Leasing. We both designed and developed this website. The content management system used for this website is WordPress and it is fully responsive. Special attention was paid to 3 key areas of the website and Blue Chip’s main services, Broker Partners, Vendor […]

The Benefits of Adding a WordPress Blog to your Website

Blogging; it seems everyone is doing it today and for good reason. Adding a well written, engaging blog to your business website can improve your visitor’s experience and help your business grow. It aids in everything from increasing consumer traffic, to making you look more knowledgeable about your niche market than your competitors. The importance […]

Common Mistakes of a DIY Web Design

If you run a small business these days, a strong internet presence is essential, which means … you’re going to need a website. The process is certainly daunting if you don’t know much about website design and the first question you need to ask yourself is do you go the DIY route or do you […]

Champion Iron Responsive WordPress website launched!

We are pleased to announce the launch of the Champion Iron website (www.championiron.com). This was a large project and Darkstar Media worked with OMG (Onside Marketing Group). Darkstar Media handled the graphic design, website development, and data entry and OMG handled the project management. Some of the features of this website include: Four Languages (English, French, German, Chinese) […]

How To Make Your Own Website Using WordPress

The internet is huge, and it is growing bigger everyday. Some estimates put the number of new websites brought online every day at 150,000, and that number is only going to get bigger as time goes on. With this massive growth, anyone who is anyone needs to stake their claim on the world wide web […]

Custom vs Downloaded WordPress Themes

One of the biggest advantages to using a content management system such as WordPress is the almost unlimited access to different themes and functionality. Spend a little time and you can search through the different themes using WordPress’s extensive search options  (search by colour, column, layout, subject and features). Several such themes have built in […]

10 ways to drive traffic to your website

So your very excited, you have a great new website and want to share it with the world to generate some interest in your business. The problem is that no one is finding it and other than through word of mouth you don’t know how to let the world know your awesome website exists. So […]