5 Tips For Creating Great Web Content

Your website may have some of the most creative design elements on the web today, but without great content, your chances of building traffic are limited. Great web content is engaging, easy to understand, and aimed directly at your target audience. It’s not always easy to produce, but with a few simple pointers, you can still achieve some great results while seamlessly integrating it into your winning web design. (more…)


Blogging to Increase Web Traffic

Corporate Blogging Decoded | Simple Steps to Increase Site Traffic In today’s socially connected environment there is no doubt that blogging is an important part of the marketing process. Any social media expert, or even a quick Google search, will tell you that companies with blogs experience higher traffic than those without. These statistics are a great motivator for most organizations looking to keep up to date, however; the task of creating a corporate blog can seem daunting and often discouraging. Don’t give up! The following tips will help you navigate through corporate blogging with ease to ensure you earn the most value with every post. (more…)


Call to Action | A Guide to Increasing Customer Conversion Rate

Written by Guest Blogger Rob Edwards You have the perfect product. In fact, you’ve been told by industry experts that your business could revolutionize the field. So, why is it that you aren’t getting results in terms of lead generation and revenue?  It could be you just aren’t asking for it.  Let’s discuss call to action (often referred to as CTA) techniques – your final pitch to potential clients. (more…)


Win a Professional Custom Twitter Page Make-Over

Winter is gone, Spring has sprung, and change is in the air.  At Discotoast we couldn’t be happier and today we are excited to announce our (first ever) Spring Contest! Have you ever wanted a professionally created custom Twitter page design?  Now is your chance to win one compliments of Discotoast Inc.  We will create a custom background graphic (optimized for Twitter), customize your color palatte and even tweak your avatar! The best part?  The more people who enter, the more who WIN!! The contest starts TODAY and a winner will be chosen at random from eligible contestants on June 1st 2011 at 5:00pm (EST) see the official contest page at discotoast.com/discotoast-twitter-contest


WEMF 2011 | Free Ticket Giveaway Contest and Web Design Update

WEMF Photo Contest – Win free tickets to WEMF 2011!

From Destiny Events: We are looking for your best pics from past WEMF’ for use on this year’s flyer.  We will reward one free three-day ticket for every picture we use on this year’s event flyer or poster (yes, that means the same person can win more then once!). Anyone can upload and you dont’ need to register! Please still include your name and email in the spaces provided when uploading so that we can contact you if you win. Don’t worry, name and email will not be displayed in the gallery and will be kept private. Hurry!  This contest won’t last long!  Enter through the by clicking… Read more »


Twitter Design Update

Sometimes here at Discotoast it’s tough to get past what we call “Mechanic’s Car Syndrome“.  We spend so much time working on creative designs for our client’s that we rarely have time to tweak our own web design or update our social media profiles. We finally had enough and over the past few day’s our fickle nature’s have gotten the better of us and we have started making small tweaks to our websiteblog (such as the bigger font you are reading right now) and social media sites (starting with FaceBookTwitter and LinkedIn). It has been quite a few months since our last update (I think I added the custom styling… Read more »


Enter the Source Code (.ca)

Discotoast is happy to announce the official website launch of the Canadian release of the Sci-Fi hit Enter the Source Code starring Jake Gyllenhaal. You can see it in our creative web design portfolio by clicking on the screen shot below or click here to visit the web site. (more…)


New Lincoln Lawyer Contest!

We just finished updating Entertainment One Film’s custom facebook page and they have just announced two new contests! Win a Lincoln Lawyer prize pack including a soundtrack, novel, and a run of engagement pass for you and a guest! You just have to know the answer the following question: How much does Mickey Haller charge Ryan Phillippe’s character per hour For your chance to enter: 1.  Go to the “Contest” Tab on Entertainment One Films Facebook Page. 2. “Like” the EOne Films Facebook Fan Page. 3. Follow the instructions on the page. Contest Closes at 1PM Friday March 25 and winners will be chosen at random the following week. Good Luck!


Green Shift

Discotoast is proud to announce the launch of the new and improved GreenShift.ca! A company about profit with principles… about integrity… demanding higher standards… searching, screening, and providing healthier and safer alternatives. Green Shift had an existing web design which served the company well but over time started to show its age and at 4 years of age was due for some renovations! Expanding on the grassroots success of the Green Shift’s online identity within the framework of a Wordpress content management we were able to design a dynamic solution which could grow and change with them as a company. See this project and more in our portfolio Read more »