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5 Top Reasons Why Your Website Should Use HTTPS

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23
Jan

10 Reasons Why A Brand Strategy is Critical to Growing Your Business

Investing in a brand strategy will actually save you money if you are looking to grow your company to the next level. Establishing how your company…

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14
Nov

Rebrand: Lighthouse Inspections

Sprout has recently finished a strategic rebrand for residential and commercial inspections leader Lighthouse Inspections. Lighthouse has more than 17 years of experience in residential and…

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30
Apr

SEO and Accessibility: 4 Things You Need to Know

When developing a new website, businesses often think about mobile responsiveness and aesthetics, however accessibility is also a critical part of the design process and will…

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12
Mar

Heatmaps Reveal Unique Data About How Users Interact With Your Website

Heatmaps are critical to determining how current visitors interact with your website, providing information which will make your marketing efforts much more effective. Heatmaps provide unique…

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Feb

Website Accessibility Design For Colour Contrast

When designing and developing your new website for visitors who are visually impaired, colour contrast is an important consideration. While certain designs may appear to be…

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25
Jan

9 Reasons To Consider Outsourcing Your Marketing This Year

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08
Nov

The KRACK Wi-Fi Hack: Protect Yourself and Your Business

Over the past few weeks, Microsoft, Apple, Google and other technology companies have been rushing to address issues related to the KRACK Wi-Fi security vulnerability, which…

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Sep

Dental Rebrand: Maple Family Dentistry

Sprout has just finished a strategic dental branding project for Maple Family Dentistry, bringing 3 differently branded locations under one umbrella. Formerly known as Mackenzie Dental…

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24
Jul

Is Your Website Meeting Accessibility Criteria?

If you are an Ontario-based business looking to redesign an existing website or build a new one, you may want to look at the accessibility guidelines.…

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25
May

Testimonial: Pindrop Hearing Centres And The Sprout Rebrand

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31
Jan

How Sports Teams Use Social Media to Drive Fan Engagement

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Dec

Google To Make Internet Safer in the New Year

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08
Nov

Snapchat – Does It Makes Sense For You?

Over the past five years, Snapchat has established itself as one of the most influential social media platforms. This past June, Bloomberg Markets reported that Snapchat…

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Sep

Why You Should Think About AMP-lifying Your Website

A Google-backed project known as Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) has recently started to gain traction among certain brands and websites. The main objective for the project…

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Aug

Leveraging Pokémon GO For Your Business

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Jul

Branding: Creating A Blog That Resonates And Drives Customer Counts

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May

The Deadline is Looming: Is Your Website AODA Compliant?

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Dec

Bridge The Gap in Your Website Security: Free Review

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Nov

WordPress: 8 Security Tips To Protect Your Website

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