bv02’s The Brief - Episode 10: Digital Communications in Higher...


Digital Communications in Higher Education In this episode of The Brief, I had the opportunity to sit and chat with Nichole McGill,  a seasoned digital communications expert and gets her take on digital, personalization, and future opportunities in Higher Ed. In a varied career that includes having set the Web... Read more »

Andrew’s Espresso Shot: What’s Your Digital Footprint?


What’s Your Digital Footprint? -- Do you really know what people think of you? Really? From a business perspective, looking at your entire digital footprint is critical to gaining an understanding of your online identity. So many companies get micro-focused on one or two digital channels and forget to keep an eye... Read more »

bv02’s The Brief – Episode 9: The Rise of Micro Content with...


Micro Content is the future of Marketing In this episode of The Brief, Andrew sits down with tech veteran Adrian Salamunovic, who shares some of his experiences in building successful businesses and why he thinks micro content is the future of marketing. Salamunovic is a co-founder of innovative companies DNA11,... Read more »

Andrew's Espresso Shot: What is Open Data, and why am I so...


“Open data is data that can be freely used, shared and built-on by anyone, anywhere, for any purpose.” – Open Knowledge Foundation  The open data community is rapidly growing, with governments, organizations, developers, enterprises and even ordinary citizens all over the world joining the movement and... Read more »

Digital Marketing: Bodylogix/Lex PR


The Winning Combination is one of Canada’s largest manufacturers of natural health products and nutrition supplements, including the Bodylogix product line, a Shoppers Drug Mart exclusive brand. With the goal of increasing brand awareness and sales, The Winning Combination and public relations agency LexPR began... Read more »

Morguard Accessibility Audit


Morguard is one of North America’s leading integrated real estate organizations, specializing in real estate ownership, investment and management. Headquartered in Toronto, the company contacted bv02 after identifying that their websites were required to comply with accessibility standards laid out in AODA, the... Read more »

Heritage Passages: Bytown and The Rideau Canal


bv02 has a long history of collaborating with our partners to make culture accessible online, so when the Bytown Museum and Carleton University came to us with a new web initiative that would present the history of the building of the Rideau Canal, we were thrilled to take part. Heritage Passages: Bytown and the... Read more »

Drupal theming: User configurable node templates


A reoccurring challenge in developing a Drupal site is allowing users to select a template for a node. Maybe it's choosing between 'news' or 'events' styling or different ways to present a blog post, but users like to feel empowered to control the layout while using a single node type. In this short post, I’ll... Read more »

Drupal 8 RC is here


The Drupal 8 release candidate (RC) is here at long last.  The RC has come after a year in beta and has inspired hope our shop that we’ll have an official release soon.  We are confident that our code is stable enough for wider testing by site owners, developers, and end users. - Drupal Core Team A... Read more »

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan)


Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) – formerly The Association of Canadian Community Colleges (ACCC) - is the national and international voice of Canada’s publicly supported colleges, institutes and polytechnics. Its members work with industry and social sectors to train 1.5 million learners of all ages and... Read more »

Students On Ice - Digital Strategy


Students on Ice (SOI) is a leader in the education field relating to the Arctic and Antarctic, offering polar expeditions for international youth that foster respect for the environment and provide teaching and learning opportunities for educators and scientists. This award-winning not-for-profit organization, which... Read more »