Web Dev

What does Top Draw look for in a Senior Web Developer?

By Tammy

Here at Top Draw, we have a fairly large development team for a boutique Web shop, consisting of four senior, one intermediate, and one junior developer. In the past year we’ve doubled our development team and I found the hardest position to fill was that of a senior Web developer. I’ve sat in on a […]

Web Dev

Sublime Text: Making Fetch Happen

By Tammy

Wrong, Regina George! Fetch is SO going to happen. Fetch is amazing! NetTuts+ Fetch is a package for Sublime Text 2/3 that accesses a remote resource and downloads it into a directory or file of your choosing. Sounds simple, right? That’s because it is!

Web Design | Web Dev

Mobile First – Give your visitors what they want!

By Tammy

You’re headed for your appointment and you can’t remember where the building is located! You whip out your smartphone and search for their Web site. Horror of horrors, their Web site isn’t responsive; it shows you exactly what you’d see on a computer only teeny weeny so the whole page fits on your smartphone screen. […]

Edmonton | Web Dev

Merry Mac-Mas To Me

By Tammy

This year was a good year for Top Draw and when Top Draw has a good year it gets shared around the office in the form of chunky profit-sharing cheques! Being the responsible person I am, I fully intended to plunk the cheque into my RRSP investments. Fully. Intended. Then it occurred to me, I […]

Edmonton | News | Web Design | Web Dev

Junior Achievement Website Launch!

By topdrawinc

Junior Achievement is the world’s largest organization dedicated to educating students about work readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on programs. We are excited to announce the launch of a new website for JA Northern Alberta & Northwest Territories! Previously separated into three sites, the new design created one efficient website that serves all […]

Edmonton | News | Web Design | Web Dev

ATB Investor Services Online Advice Website Launch!

By topdrawinc

We’re thrilled to congratulate ATB Investor Services on their newly launched online advice website! This interactive tool allows and encourages Albertans to create a financial plan, learn the basics of investing and receive customized investment recommendations based on their current situation and future goals. Responsive design makes it accessible in all platforms and its unique features provide a purposeful, memorable user experience.

Technology | Web Dev

Web Development for Internet Explorer Compatibility

By topdrawinc

As a company, Top Draw includes cross-browser support for current versions of major browsers (less one major version-release), as part of the development specifications for our projects. We recently decided to discontinue optimization support of the Opera browser, as they have consistently held less than 3% of the user-market in the last decade, and less […]