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Drupal 8 Responsive Image ModuleWith more and more users using their phones to search the web, the demand to create faster loading web pages is ever increasing. A common issue that developers face when looking to reduce page load time is image optimization. Thanks to a recent update to Drupal 8, the Responsive Image Module allows for the cropping or scaling of images at any desired breakpoint.

Supernus Pharmaceuticals Site Chosen for W3 Silver AwardThe Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA) recently announced winners of the 2016 W3 Awards, and Unleashed Technologies is proud to have been named a Silver Winner for its work on the Supernus Pharmaceuticals website initiative.

Issues to plan for with a responsive design.Responsive web design (RWD) has been in vogue for a few years and almost every web design project we work on now includes the expectation of being optimized for all devices. However, with hundreds of devices and thousands of screen sizes to optimize our designs for, there are numerous RWD issues that designers and frontend developers now need to account for.

Google hasn’t been hiding the fact that it has made significant changes in the new algorithm it’s launching today.  Many are referring to this algorithm update as ‘mobilegeddon’ because of the impact it’s expected to have on websites that aren’t mobile friendly. Previous updates to the algorithm, such as Panda, affected approximately 11% of sites and caused a significant stir in the online community as the rankings for major brands were affected.


As the number of internet connected devices continues to rise Quality Assurance (QA)’s job of testing projects gets wider. Numerous hardware and software manufacturers across many electronics brands now need to be included in development testing and deemed compatible with final deliverables. While it is impossible to physically test on every smart device it is important to identify a few key systems to test rigorously. Here are five mobile user testing points to inspect before your next development project is delivered.

When designing a Drupal website, there are few things you can do during the design process to make your site more user-friendly and consistent while also saving you a ton of time and heartache. It’s important to keep in mind how the Drupal theme structure works and how you want to architect your content so that you can leverage best Drupal website design practices for make your site as efficient as possible. Drupal allows for a ton of flexibility when it comes to customizing how you want your website to look and while this can be great, it is also easier to get carried away with bad design habits that will ultimately hurt you in the end.


With the number of mobile devices connecting to the internet rising everyday it is only a matter of time before more than half of the internet’s traffic will be coming from mobile devices. By the time that happens there will be hundreds of new devices and software being used to access and interact with websites like yours.


Today’s web development is rightly focusing in on mobile-first design because of the rise in the number of devices being produced and the quantity of mobile internet browsers. As smartphone technology has improved over the past few years so have end-user’s expectations about what they can accomplish while using their mobile device, from completing e-commerce transactions to collaborating on shared files.


When it comes to redesigning your website in this day and age, you simply must take the mobile user experience into account if you want your web presence to be successful. People no longer rely on using a desktop computer to browse the web. Now they can just whip out their smartphone and visit a site at a moment's notice.


In a market as competitive as footwear and apparel, an online shopping experience for any brand must be sharp, device friendly, and attention grabbing. The New Balance store has achieved just that with their recent store redesign. There are many factors that set this store design apart from competitors like Nike, Under Armour or Adidas.