The Bluespark Blog

Apr 18 2016

DrupalCon 2016: New Orleans

DrupalCon New Orleans will be in May this year. The Bluespark team is excited to be participating in a number of ways, and we are bringing some fun with us - including some sweet prizes!

Mar 9 2016

The Case for Consolidating Web Technologies

Sometimes the smartest thing we can do isn't the thing we've always done. There are moments in a business’s life cycle when it’s time to step back and consider the costs of keeping things like they are right now. What is the true cost of not innovating? Is it only in dollars and cents, or are there other factors to consider? 


Feb 4 2016

Sonia Rakotomantsoa joins Bluespark UX Team

Sonia Rakotomantsoa photoSonia Rakotomantsoa has always pushed herself to try new things. A native of Paris, she moved to London eight years ago to experience a different culture and master English. As an undergraduate, she studied computer science, building on that with a masters concentrating on what was then called human computer interaction, now referred to as user experience design, and artificial intelligence.

Aug 10 2015

Bluespark Welcomes Senior Developer Fran Seva

Bluespark is thrilled to welcome Francisco Seva, our newest senior developer, to our team. Fran is a native of Seville, Spain, attended the University of Seville with a degree in computer science, and now resides in his hometown with his fiancée and their two dogs.

May 8 2015

Ready for DrupalCon LA?

We are. The Bluespark team is heading west, and looking forward to meeting you at DrupalCon LA.

Stop by Bluespark (Booth 808) for swag, good cheer, and the following five-minute presentations coinciding with coffee breaks—think of these as a shot of espresso in your Drupal. :)

Tuesday, May 12:

10:15 am coffee break -- Bluespark UX director Rick Cecil will discuss "Engagement Strategy: Giving Your Organization Clarity and Focus.”

Feb 12 2015

Engagement Strategy: a unified vision of success

Facebook. Twitter. Instagram. Pinterest. Mailing lists. Website. Blog. Comments. Calendar. Forums. Mobile. Web. Apps. Tablets. Phones. Content Strategy. Marketing Strategy. Experience Strategy. Brand Strategy. Web Analytics. Contextual Inquiry. Market research. Usability Testing. Interaction Design. Information Architecture. UI Design. SEO. Landing Page Design. User Experience. Creative Design...

And the list goes on.

Feb 9 2015

What’s your budget? No, seriously, tell us your budget.

It’s time we had a difficult conversation. I think you’re old enough. We’ve been dancing around this issue for far too long.

We really, really need to know your budget.

I know. It’s scary. It’s a big leap of faith to tell someone your project budget up front. But it could significantly increase the quality of proposals you receive — and save you a lot of time reviewing proposals from companies that would never be a great fit for you.


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