Ashdown News & Blog
A Message From Our New President
I’m pleased to announce that my father Colin, the founder of Ashdown and its president for the past 22 years, has retired and passed the baton to me as of October 1st, 2016. I and our entire team thank him for his many years of dedicated effort to Ashdown and wish him...
What is “Responsive Design”?
When someone asks if your site uses a Responsive Design Framework do you know how to answer? Find out what it is and why it’s important to your business.
Why Google Says Your Site Should Be Mobile-Friendly
Google favors sites in their search results that are mobile-friendly. Check out yours and then contact us to make it pass Google’s mobile-friendly test.
Boosting Buyer Confidence When Purchasing Online
How to build buyer confidence when they shop at your online store, and simplify your life too.
Aramark needed a quick solution to their plan-o-gram distribution system. They needed an easy-to-use system with Windows-like characteristics, that would allow them to maintain a directory structure for the plan-o-grams to be distributed to their points of sale.
Ashdown developed a complete package in less than 2 months that has provided an effect solution since January 2015.
Holiday Inn Express
The manufacturer of the Express Start breakfast counter components needed a customized website where hotel managers could order replacement counter parts. The website needed to offer a private eCommerce solution, where all components could be browsed, ordered and paid for by credit card.
Keeping up with WordPress Updates is HARD!
Your web site is an extremely important part of your marketing and sales effort. The thought of it being compromised or defaced by a hacker is chilling. This makes the security of your web site of paramount importance. When using a content management system such as...
Pros And Cons of eCommerce Platforms
Once you have decided to start selling online the next task is to select an eCommerce platform that will fit your needs and budget. Here are some viewpoints to get you started.
eCommerce: 5 Aspects To Consider
So You Want To Sell On The Internet. The Internet is a great place to sell your products. But there are pitfalls to eCommerce awaiting the unwary. We will describe here how to identify and avoid them.
Bounce Rate Improvement
Improve your bounce rate and keep visitors on your website! The fact is simple: Bounce Rate improves when your website is structured correctly. A potential client hears wonderful things about your company, and they decide to check out your website. And the company...