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November 23, 2011
Good graphic / logo design does not create itself. It takes research, time, talent, and a lot of work. The web is cluttered with thousands of designers that flaunt quick turnaround and cheap prices - and quick and cheap is exactly what they provide. Here at AltaStreet, we take pride in every graphic / logo design job that comes to our table, giving it the time and attention it deserves. So what is the AltaStreet design process?  Each graphic / logo project goes through the following design...
November 22, 2011
Do you want to increase your opportunities to network with customers, clients, vendors, peers, potential job candidates and even your own employees? If you’re a business of any size, you need to have a well-developed “business” presence on LinkedIn.   LinkedIn recently announced an update to company pages that can help companies and small businesses to become more engaged on the network. Up until now, your company page existed in isolation. Now businesses can update their individual company...
November 18, 2011
As with any project you start, gathering essential information upfront is not only beneficial to a successful output, but will also save you plenty of headaches throughout the process. The more understanding of your desired outcome the smoother the project goes. Company-related questions Do you currently have a website? What is the URL? Describe theservices you sell. Who are your main competitors? How do you differ? What are your top 3 frustrations with your current website? What do you...
November 17, 2011
An important part of understanding the AltaStreet support agreement is defining what is included as a support request, compared to what is a content update.   A content update is anything that COULD be done by the client through the AltaStreet CMS, but is instead given to the AltaStreet staff to do.  This includes text updates, image updates, uploading newsletters, etc...   A support request includes fixes for non-functioning website features, all website training, and any content updates...
November 17, 2011
AltaStreet offers two hosting packages, a basic plan and premium plan.  This post will explain the differences between the two, and give some suggestions as to which might be right for you. Hosting Plans Basic Premium Unlimited website support Content updates - 6 hours (per year) 100MB disk space 10GB bandwidth Unlimited website support Content updates - 12 hours (per year) 1000MB disk space 100GB bandwidth $49/mo $99/mo   What do these numbers mean?...
November 17, 2011
One of the tools that sets AltaStreet apart from other web design companies, and makes us a favorite of broker/dealers, is our website compliance manager.  The AltaStreet Compliance Manager empowers an advisor to make all the changes they need to their website, and allows the broker-dealer to keep up with compliance.  Here are a few features: A single location to review all AltaStreet client websites Simple compliance approval process (outlined below) Compliance review form highlights any...

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