Web sites

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 […]

10 User Experience (UX) Design Techniques for your Website

The job of a graphic designer and a web designer has many facets. There is more than just the creation of a product that looks good. Function is also a crucial aspect as any interface friction for the user will lead to dissatisfaction. This means there is a need to think about how people will […]

Why Search Engine Optimize (SEO) your Website?

Frequently when speaking with clients about Search Engine Optimization (SEO), they ask me why it is important. This prompted me to write this short article to help point out some of the top reasons. As I mentioned previously in another article titled  “Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Checklist”, it is my belief that one of the […]

New responsive WordPress website with structured data

We are happy to announce the launch of our upgraded website. We realized that we were building responsive websites with structured data but hadn’t added those features to our own website (sometimes you just get too busy). So now we have made this website fully responsive to all devices, try it out on your iphone […]

Shopify E-Commerce website finished for In Your Face Swag Inc.

We recently developed a shopping cart website using Shopify, which is fully developed E-Commerce CMS website tool (a ready to use shopping cart).  Where we came in was to help customize the design and modify some of the cart features to be more in line with the customers products. We also consulted on how to […]

New Upgraded Blog – Goodbye Blogger

Darkstar Media is pleased to announce a new upgraded blog. We have just installed a WordPress blog on our server and will be phasing out our old blogger blog. Thanks to Google’s Blogger for many years of service, we were just ready for a change to a blog with a little more control and customization […]

Custom e-Commerce Shopping Carts

Darkstar Media has built a wide range of e-Commerce websites over the years. Why customers come to us is because we can build the shopping cart to specifications that will work seamlessly with their products and method of doing business. One very important feature to mention is that the shopping carts we build for you,  can be […]

getoutsideshoes.com mobile is launched!

We are please to offer mobile websites which are not just mobile compatible, but specifically designed to run on  mobile devices such as an iphone or a blackberry. We have created a mobile compatible version of www.getoutsideshoes.com and the way to view it is of course, to use your mobile device. When users come to this […]

New wordpress website: Jenn Playford

The last few months have been very busy with many updating projects, so we are especially pleased to announce the launch of a re-designed website Jenn Playford. This website was build using wordpress as a base and we built a custom wordpress template for the website using designs provided by the client.