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Cinco De Mayo at Beacon Technologies

Beacon Technologies had a festive time at this year’s Cinco De Mayo celebration. We took some time away from our computers and desks to spend some time sharing some great Mexican food, cold beverages, outdoor games and even crushing a piñata on a beautiful May day. The Beacon Team participated in some cornhole, washer toss, ladder [...] read more »

Beacon Buddy

How To Make The Most Out Of Your Web Design

I spend a lot of time inside and outside of work studying design. I think it gets to a point for everyone where design becomes difficult to ignore, as it influences our every day decisions. It’s important to understand design elements and how they not only affect you on a day to day basis, but [...] read more »

Beacon Buddy

Sitemaps and More!

I only have 4 weeks left for my internship at Beacon Technologies. I am still learning a lot about the process of creating a website. We have decided on a template for the Beacon NetCafe. Richard and I are going to start pushing this website through and have the pilot run before the end of [...] read more »

Mark Dirks

Heading South to IRWD!

Hopefully it will be nice and sunny in Orlando for next week’s Internet Retailer Web Design & Usability Conference (Feb 13-15).  I’m looking forward to meeting with our partners and clients that are attending.  Let me know if you are going to be there – maybe we can grab some coffee and talk “Web”!

Beacon News

Beacon’s Top 10 Blog Posts of 2011

The Beacon Staff wrote nearly 200 blog posts in 2011!  So we are highlighting our Top 10 and want your help to identify the “Beacon Blog Post of the Year”.  Please check them out and leave a comment telling us which one you enjoyed most and why.  Some of these were actually written in 2010, but [...] read more »

Beacon Buddy

Beacon Holiday Party 2011

Greetings from the 2011 Beacon Holiday Party.  

Mark Dirks

United Way Week at Beacon

It’s been a fun week here at Beacon as the entire team has stepped up to raise money for the United Way.  It’s great to see everyone participating in the various activities to give back to the community. We kicked off United Way Week on Monday with a couple of guest speakers from the United [...] read more »

Beacon News

Beacon Gets an Intern

Thomas Brinegar has joined the Beacon Team as a summer intern in the Software Development group. He comes to us from High Point University and we are just thrilled to have his help this summer.  He’ll be working on content development as we work through our many summer projects.  Welcome Thomas!

John Scaramuzzo

What’s New Now??

Yes – it’s been quite a while since I last made a post in the Beacon Blogosphere!!  So, I thought I would comment on some of the new enhancements to our hosting arena – some of these enhancements have been here a while and some of these features have been added recently. We have made several [...] read more »