Boy with a Knife

From the moment we received Boy with a Knife's discovery package, our team was excited to be part of improving the website user experience, as well as developing BWAK’s online visual language.


New E-Commerce Products

As demand for e-commerce continues to grow, we are pleased to now be offering a Shopify Lite integration for Wordpress websites.


What is web3 and Why Should We Care

As we rolled into 2022 it seemed that many in the Glacierverse were having conversations around web3 and what exactly it was, what it promised and what to think about it. As a team, the developers here at GMD have put our heads together to answer three simple questions that keep coming up.


2022 Dev Trends – Headless websites are go!

A Headless website is one that uses WordPress or other Content Management Systems to store content but relies on a single page application built on a javascript framework to serve the front end of the website to the user.


The Importance of Website Discovery

The discovery phase of website development is the most crucial phase of the project.


What you’re not getting when the price is “Free”

You’ve probably seen the ads out there that extol the virtues of a well known “Free” website builder and how “Easy” it is to make a website. You may have asked yourself (or your customers may have asked) “Why pay for a website when I can get one for free?”


Custom Images versus Stock Images for Websites

We all know the challenge of sourcing image assets for your website. Many companies resort to using royalty-free stock images, and while that’s not necessarily a bad option, it’s important to know where, when and how to use those images in a way that won’t discredit the business’s brand trust.


What are Custom Post Types & Taxonomies?

WordPress is a powerful content management system responsible for a large chunk of websites existing today. Part of the reason for this success is the implementation of custom post types (CPT).


Web Terms Glossary

In an industry that moves as fast as ours does there are few things that are constants. I have found however that as industry we enjoy jargon, acronyms and of course companies with silly names (I'm looking at you Google). For those who aren't as versed in the world of web development this can come across as a confusing mess of jargon, acronyms, and well, silly names. In order to help make sense of this mess we have put together this Web Terms glossary that we hope you'll find useful when navigating your Web projects.


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Headless WordPress is a method of creating a web application using WordPress as a Content Management System (CMS) and a Javascript framework such as React or Vue to create a front end application using the data stored in the WordPress CMS.


Top 5 Web Design Trends 2021

Art and design are cyclical, and the speed at which styles come and go is even more impressive when it comes to the online environment. Based on some research and observations we came up with a shortlist of some of the trends that represent an interesting moment of Web Design.


The Power of Immersive Digital Storytelling

Recent developments in technology have provided tools that make us feel more connected. However, if we look at this phenomenon through a sociological lens, the essence of good communication has not changed very much.