Tag: Courtland Consulting

Simple and Complicated Custom Development

Sometimes, custom programming is the solution because what you need is complicated. For example: “we need approximately everything that happens on our website to be automatically recorded in Salesforce.” OK – custom programming it is then!But sometimes, custom programming can also be the solution because what you need is simple.One of our clients recently had […]

Community Action Agency Digital Marketing

Digital Marketing geared towards Community ActionCourtland has partnered with multiple community action agencies to provide their digital marketing expertise.  We help them to create the website they need to build awareness in their communities for their services to their clients, partners and donors. We work closely with each community action agency, listen to their specific […]

Congratulations on a Successful PACSS Implementation

The Palmetto Automated Child Support System (PACSS) is live in four counties in South Carolina. The counties that were involved in the pilot implementation were: Aiken, Fairfield, Sumter, and York. Congratulations to the staff of those counties for their patience and dedication to this effort! There has been a lot of work put in to get […]

A Google My Business Account Can Help Get Your Site Noticed

 Whether we like it or not, Google powers the internet.  Google has 90% of the search engine market, and its nearest competitor at 2%. You won’t get found on the internet if you’re not listed on Google.  There are many ways to get your website noticed by Google: search engine optimization, keeping fresh content on […]

How Google Analytics can Help your Small Business Succeed

Small Business Owners are always looking for tools and resources to make their to-do list shorter. Your website is one of those tools that helps to get your message out to the clients you serve. But like most other tools, they must remain sharp to work their best. To get the most out of your […]

Custom Programming: Custom Solutions for your Website and Beyond

Whether you know it or not, your website is powered by computer programming: lists of instructions in a computer readable language, that tell a computer what to do. For example, the popular website content management system WordPress was (and is) programmed using a computer language called PHP.Using existing software (such as WordPress) saves everyone a […]

Online Nonprofit Advocacy Forms

Imagine using your website as a tool to allow your supporters to contact their legislators to advocate for your cause, with just a few clicks of their mouse? Many nonprofit organizations are  incorporating advocacy forms into their websites.What’s an Advocacy Form?Advocacy forms can be temporary forms added to your website or we can set up […]

Is your mobile site keeping pace?

I recently read an article from Think with Google, talking about mobile site load times. Average load times for mobile sites are dropping, but it said there is still more work to be done.  In their research for the article, they learned the longer it takes for your page to load, the higher the bounce […]

WordPress: Best Plugins for Nonprofit Sites

 WordPress is a great content management system (CMS) for many websites, profit and nonprofit sites alike. But, since a lot of nonprofits run on a tight budget, they can benefit greatly from the variety of affordable plugins that WordPress provides.  Below are some of the best tools for non-profits:Give Give is a plugin that allows […]

Basic Web Conferencing Etiquette

With today’s mobile world, it seems that people can work from just about anywhere. While we are still digging out of the deep freeze here in Michigan, my co-worker will be working remotely for a week in March…from Ecuador! People are telecommuting, working from remote locations, but in most jobs, we can’t work in a […]