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Switchbox enjoyed working with Greenwood 360 to create a customizable software application called Allita.

How to Build Robust Javascript Code

Our company found a somewhat humorous approach to building robust code and we thought we had to share it.  If you are working with Javascript to build your website you might want to consider this approach... or not.

Building a Dynamic Sitemap without all the Hard Wo…

If you have ever struggled with building a sitemap to present to a client or your marketing team there are two great tools that we use fairly frequently.  The first is which is a great sitemap building tool.  It allows you to quickly create a hierarchical list view of pages.  It also provides extra features such as adding comments, color coding, creating versions and many more features.      

What Henry David Thoreau has to say about Software…

“A man is rich in proportion to the number of things which he can afford to let alone.” ~Henry David Thoreau, Walden     After reading that recently I realized that is exactly why companies are willing to spend money on custom software to run their businesses.  Are you curious to learn what we think a poet has to say about software development?  Then this blog is for you.  

Differences between a mobile app and a web app

As software developers we often assume everyone knows what the difference is between a web app and a mobile app.  Based on some of our client questions we realized there is a lot of confusion between Native App Development and Web App Development.  Let us help clarify.

HTML5 vs. WordPress

A lot of people wonder about how to increase the SEO relevance of their WordPress site compared to HTML5.  With a variety of web design templates out there it takes a little more information to make an informed decision.

Sitecore Web Application Developers in Columbus, O…

Sitecore is quickly gaining traction as a preferred CMS system by companies here in Columbus.  We've been getting some request to do development work as well as a few simple questions.  Hopefully this blog give you a little more information if you are thinking about building a new website using it as your CMS system.

When big companies use bad UI (User Interface)

What is one of the absolute worst UI mistakes you can make?  Well I'm sure there are a lot but I just filled out a finanical application for one of the nations largest banks and I think their site qualifies.  This blog is not to embarsse them but I thought it was a good example of how even the largest companies with the largest budgets make bad decisions when it comes to website design, development and UI/UX.

Switchbox Props

Switchbox Props is a fun and engaging way to recognize and reward the hard work that your employees and coworkers are putting in on a daily basis.