Finesilver Design + Communications WordPress Website

Posted in: Portfolio, WordPress

Kobayashi Online provided coding for the relaunch of Finesilver Design + Communications’ new online identity built around the concept that “great creative moves people”. Project Info URL: http://www.finesilverdesign.com/ Client: Finesilver Design + Communications Completed: August 2012 Behind every great brand is a great story. Kobayashi Online was able support Finesilver’s masterful storytellers by providing the coding and technical foundation for […]

Scotiabank BuskerFest Facebook Contest App

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Scotiabank BuskerFest brings to the city international renowned comedians, musicians, magicians, contortionists, mimes, and more to perform in front of an expected 1 million visitors and collect donations on behalf of Epilepsy Toronto. In order to build excitement and help with the overall online strategy, we created a Facebook App to encourage people to “Like” the festival on Facebook and have […]

Designing a Logo for WordCamp Toronto: Our Journey

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As you likely know, we develop most of our websites using the WordPress platform. When Toronto’s WordPress user and developer group announced an open competition to create a logo for WordCamp Toronto, the city’s WordPress “unconference”, we jumped at the chance! As active participants in the Canadian WordPress community, we intended to create a logo that […]

5 Creative Submissions to the WordPress Toronto Logo Contest

Posted in: Design, Logo Design, Portfolio

As members of Toronto’s WordPress community, Kobayashi Online designed several potential logos for WordCamp Toronto, the “un-conference” for all things relating to the WordPress content management system. For WordCamp Toronto 2012, the Toronto WordPress community opened logo submissions to everyone. We, of course, joined in with our graphic designer Eva leading the creation of fun, […]

Around the Office: Suspicious Facebook Holdouts, Walkman’s Social Sharing Runaround, and the Trouble with Tablet Magazines

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Around the Office is a weekly group blog that shows what the Kobayashi Online team has found interesting, funny, poignant, or otherwise notable over the past week. Daveed remembers a time when only a small number of people were willing to open their personal information up to the online world. Now it seems that not having a […]

Around the Office: Styling with Iconbench, Community Building with Brickstarter, and Creating Mobile-Friendly Email Newsletters

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Around the Office is a weekly group blog that shows what the Kobayashi Online team has found interesting, funny, poignant, or otherwise notable over the past week. Always on the lookout for ways to improve design, Eva discovered Iconbench, an online platform that lets you style, select and download icons for use on your website, application or […]