These days, colleges and universities across the country are rejecting the staid, traditional approach to websites in favor of unique function and aesthetics that appeal to the most web-savvy group of prospective students ever to live. So, what will they see that makes an impact? At the websites of these 11 schools, big and small, students will get a unique experience that just may be enough to inspire them to click, “Apply.”
With the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) taking effect at the end of May, what do we as site owners need to do to make sure we’re handling the private data of EU citizens in a compliant manner?
What do we mean when we say "agile?" Agile is a process for creating and delivering digital experiences. Whatever your role, agile provides opportunities for improving how you work.
Projects that come in on time and/or on budget are rare. This is because building complex websites is challenging even when we know all the people that are working on the project. When hiring a development agency for a complex project - one of the best outcomes we've seen, in our 10 years, is when clients start with Digital Discovery even before they officially hire a web team.
When we originally considered using Drupal as a CMS in 2009, one of the first things we asked was, 'Who's using this software, and what do their sites look like?" Alas! This documentation was not easy to find, so we decided to put together a short list of popular sites built on Drupal.
What makes a good university website? When you consider that most college websites exist for similar functions and goals, trends and patterns start to emerge. We've used our experience auditing, building, and analyzing websites to provide these 5 Pillars of Effective College Websites.
Is Drupal secure? Yes. But sometimes it's better to show than tell. So, for this post, we took a look at the banking and finance industry — one of the most strict industries for security and regulation. Then, we compiled this list of banking and financial industry sites built on Drupal.
Many people come to us looking for clarity regarding Acquia. "Who are they?" "How does EDUCO work with them?" "Why do we need Acquia involved in our project?" In this post we help define the layered aspects of a relationship with Acquia.
Are Illinois Universities web savvy? We reviewed 107 Illinois colleges and universities — here's what we found.
It's hard to imagine Apple without Steve Wozniak or Back to the Future without Doc Brown, but many people and companies try starting without a tech co-founder. Here are some common questions I've gotten from these brave visionaries over the years and my best advice I've come up with so far.