WordPress Hacked: The Beginning/SPAM PHP Mailer Scripts

So how about all of those lovely WordPress security articles we've been reading about. 0-day security bugs and cross-site scripting vulnerabilities oh-my! See here, and here... Well, we'll be writing a series of articles on how we survived a large scale WordPress/VPS server attack and what we're doing to…

The Second Semi-Annual Brew Over Design Event

When: March 3rd 2015 @ 7:00pm Where: The Order Why: A meet-up for designers & creatives of all shapes and sizes. No workshops, no presentations, no set agenda. Just you, a brew and like-minded pixel-tweakers. Brew Over Design is a semi-annual event to strengthen the Kitchener-Waterloo design community. It's the…

CREATIVE CACHE: The Pursuit of Happiness

I urge you to please notice when you are happy, and exclaim or murmur or think at some point “If this isn’t nice I don’t know what is.” - Kurt Vonnegut It’s funny to look back on our childhood dreams and think of how simplistic they were…

CREATIVE CACHE: The Great Debate of Print vs. Digital (Part 2)

Fact: 329 million people read blogs each month. 329 million every month! Those numbers are crazy and not even comprehensible. Nevertheless, it's the truth. So what does this have to do with digital marketing? The answer is everything. In last week's post, we discussed the benefits of print marketing and…

CREATIVE CACHE: The Great Debate of Print vs. Digital (Part 1)

To print or not to print, that is the question. While we can’t quite call it an age-old question, it certainly has become a question many of us marketers are asking, and quite frequently. Even though there are many articles out there touting that print is dead, I don…

CREATIVE CACHE: Where to find inspiration when you’ve hit a creative roadblock.

In this digital age, one of the biggest challenges companies and more specifically, their marketing departments face is staying on top of what is trending with their audiences. Since information travels so fast and with great ease, it’s easy to let go of strategy and start reacting. But chasing…