case studies

We were honored to get the call to help the Nobel Women's Initiative build their new NationBuilder-based international camapign. Initially we were hired to do the technical implementation, but when the Initative's Executive decided their current design was too muddled, we stepped in to deliver a new design with a clear call-to-action. In addition to design and build we implemented parts of the site in six different languages including Arabic and Farsi. Another first for NationBuilder.

Climate Access Portal is a platform custom built to spec for our cients at The Resource Innovation Project. The platform has a deep public face, but the real action is behind the scenes where 500 organizations of varying backgrounds communicate with each other about what works and what doesn't in the world of climate science education and communications. Drupal CMS-based.

The Rockefeller Family Fund is a philathropy that aims at four main areas of action. Our task was to design a website that highlights those main areas and provides a look at exmaples of specific programmatic work in each of those areas. Using a very visual approach that focusses on the people and places involved in the actions we designed a brochure site that clearly communicates the objectives of the fund well and maintains a professional level of appearance.

Built for Greenpeace USA, we designed an implemented this platform to manage the hub site and up tp 150 community websites that form the QuitCoal network. Greenpeace is making a major, multi-year commitment to their coal camapign and they charged us with building a robust, scalable platform to match.

Skeena MP Nathan Cullen's dark horse bid for the leadership of the Federal NDP needed something extra to help supporters spread the word. We interested the campaign team in the NationBuilder platform and then executed on a rapid implementation to fit their tight timeline. Nathan's site was the first bi-lingual implementation of NationBuilder ever completed. We were proud to play a role in helping Nathan move from being ignored by the media to a strong third-place finish. 

Canada's Excellent Future is the online home of Paul Summerville, one of Canada's leading economic and social justice theorists.

Designed to satirize the influence of big polluters on Washington Politicians using reference to the populate dating website eHarmony, Polluter harmony was designed and executed by us on behalf of Greenpeace USA in approximately three days.

PolluterWatch is a growing platform designed to be the premier repository of information about polluters world-wide. Using Drupal and open APIs for various web services, PolluterWatch was built to own polluters on the web and be in the top search engine results for any given polluter.

Wew built this corporate brochure website to highlight the award-winning work and thought leadership of James Hoggan and his associates.

Taken together with its predecessor Vote for Environment, Project Democracy was the most successful third-party social media campaign in Candian political history. In three weeks of operation the Project Democracy website received a half million visitors who researched information about strategic voting opportunities in thier local campaign. The website had five million visits by election day.

The Stonehouse Standing Circle website is a meeting place of top environmental thinkers and the repository of output from the annual Stonehouse Standing Circle meetings sponsored by the Lefevre Foundation.

Coldest Canadian was a national onlive video contest platform built from the ground up for Air New Zealand. Based on Drupal and the Strutta contest platform, Coldest Canadian delivered a fun and easy experience for contestants and viewers alike.

CAN International is the main online presence of the Climate Action Network, which is a hub organization for coordinating the activities and efforts of worldwide climate activism in advance of the internation climate conferences.

Our partners at Junxion Strategies came to us with a difficult challenge to take their cutting edge design and make it Drupal-friendly. Our talented senior themer Joseph Lui translated the design into a workable FLOSS CMS-driven marketing tool.

This satirical site is a collaboration between our firm, Junxion Strategies and James Hoggan and Associates. We provided creative, writing and technical expertise for what has become a legend in environmental circles. This simple site recently captured the number one spot in US Google search results; far ahead of the multi-million dollar pro-coal lobby website it was designed to counter.