Discussion and opinion on design, development, business and culture in a digital world.

How Building a Website is like Buying a Car

By Tim Sloan on June 8, 2017

For many years, I’ve been using an analogy to help people understand how building a website works. Having a website built for you is like buying a vehicle. And for your reading pleasure, allow me to dig into it a bit.

Doing More with Less (Code)

By Tim Sloan in Development on April 21, 2017


By Laura Salter on April 19, 2017

We were humbled to be recognized at the Advertising Club of Edmonton’s 38th Annual ACE Awards this past March for web design, brand, campaign and more.

Thanks, Ember Awards!

By Laura Salter in Awards on Sept. 30, 2016

While we don’t do work with awards in mind, it sure is awesome and humbling to receive them.

Edmonton Made Launch

By Chris Provins on Sept. 20, 2016

Lift is Hiring a Web Analytics Specialist

By Thorren Koopmans on Sept. 15, 2016

We’re looking for a digital savvy Web Analytics Specialist to join our best-in-class team of developers, strategists, designers and project managers. As a member of the Lift team, you will be involved in various aspects of projects including discovery, planning, launch and ongoing iteration and marketing.

Lift Interactive Named the Top Digital Agency in Canada

By Thorren Koopmans on Sept. 14, 2016

Lift is excited to have been named the Top Digital Agency in Canada by Clutch, a U.S. based market research firm.

Job Opening for a Web Developer

By Tim Sloan in Culture on Aug. 19, 2016

We are looking for a Web Developer ready to work with Django, who is excited to tackle new and interesting projects and either enjoys writing Python or is willing to learn (or as we like to think of it, convert). As a member of the Lift team, you’ll be involved in every aspect of development, from concept, to prototyping, architecting, to launching.

So you've started a new business. Now what?

By Micah Slavens on Aug. 11, 2016

Congratulations–you’ve started a new venture! You’re embarking on an exciting and rewarding journey filled with twists and turns. You’ve got something great to offer and there’s a market waiting for you… what now?

Where should my company mission and values statement go on my website?

By Laura Salter on July 26, 2016

It seems like a no-brainer to put your mission and values and corporate vision on your website. But does anyone actually care?

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