Thoughts

From announcements to deep-dive blog posts, here’s the pulse of what Blend is thinking.

“How to Prepare Your Site for Migration” — Webinar

    Deane Barker
  • Mar. 26 2015

With the recent CMS platform mergers, many organizations are looking at moving off their current CMS and onto something new. Deane Barker explains what you can expect.

“Smarter Responsive Design” — Sioux Falls Content Strategy Meetup

  • Mar. 25 2015

Sam Otis talks about responsive design, the messy needs of navigation, and how we can improve the user experience of mobile devices.

“Taming Asynchronicity with Promises” — Sioux Falls Developers Group

    Bob Davidson
  • Mar. 04 2015

What are promises and how can they be managed? Bob Davidson from Blend Interactive discussed this new fascination of the Javascript community during the most recent Sioux Falls Developers Group.

“Web 101: Planning a Website” — Falls Foundry

    Karla Santi, Corey Vilhauer, and Stephanie Uher
  • Sep. 09 2014

Three Blend representatives discussed what it takes to plan a website from three different angles: content, design, and development.

“COPEing Mechanisms: The Peril and Promise of Create Once, Publish Everywhere” — Now What? Conference 2014

    Deane Barker
  • Apr. 24 2014

An examination of NPR’s COPE strategy, as presented by Deane Barker at Now What? Conference 2014 on April 24, 2014

How to Give a Good Conference Talk

    Deane Barker
  • Apr. 17 2014

Our own Deane Barker talks conferences with a handful of tips on how to become a better speaker and create a better presentation.

Joe Kepley featured on The CMS Connected Show

    Joe Kepley
  • Mar. 24 2014

Joe Kepley talks eZ Publish and eZ Systems on The CMS Connected Show.

“An Introduction to Django” — South Dakota Code Camp 2013

  • Nov. 10 2013

Django is a Python MVC web framework "that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design." In this presentation, we'll explore how Django makes application development easy and fast by re-building the South Dakota Code Camp website. Python experience is not required.

“Charting a New Course — Why the CEO Matters More Than the Developer”

    Deane Barker
  • Oct. 26 2013

Knowing how to management content on your site is essential for online success, but duplicating the creation of a CMS is often a waste of time. Learn how to choose and properly manage content in this keynote address.

“Designing for the Responsive Web” — AIGA Open Mouse Night

    Sam Otis
  • Dec. 06 2012

At this months AIGA South Dakota’s Open Mouse Night, lead designer Sam Otis presented on Designing for the Responsive Web.

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