Creating custom WordPress sites that shine

We collaborate with organizations and agencies to build custom WordPress sites and Luminate Online customizations. Solving your digital problems is at the core of what we do. We’ll work with you and your team to create a unique, intuitive, and easy-to-update website. 

 
$5,000+
 
$50 - $99 / hr
 
2 - 9
 
Undisclosed
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Toronto, Canada
headquarters
  • 229 Niagara St
    Toronto, ON M6J 2L5
    Canada

Portfolio

Key clients: 

Borrowell, CourseCompare, SoapBox, TechTO, Save the Children Canada, Covenant House NY, Covenant House NJ, Bell Media, University of Toronto, TIFF, Take Apart

 

CourseCompare

We created a custom WordPress site for CourseCompare that features advanced filtering, searching and dynamic contact forms. The site is now one of the top ranked bootcamp comparison sites in Canada. 

Full site at https://www.coursecompare.ca/

Borrowell

We were hired by Borrowell to provide the development work behind their marketing site. Based on designs provided by Borrowell we were able to create a scalable custom WordPress site that helped established their online presence. This site features several custom page templates, a dynamic building block interface and a custom built calculator that users can interact with. 

Full site at&nbsp

;https://www.borrowell.com/

TechTO

Tasked with creating a scalable site that presented multiple verticals of the TechTO brand we handled the development of this customizable WordPress site. Hooking into TechTO's ticket management software the final site acts as a gateway for people to interact the brand and find out when the next meetup is scheduled.

Full site at https://techtoronto.org/

Save the Children Canada

In partnership with Yeeboo Digital we provided the development services for the new Save the Children Canada website. We created several custom page templates that STC could utilize to display their vast amount of information. 

Full site: https://www.savethechildren.ca/

Reviews

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Web-Based Platform Renewal for Animation Company

"...they managed and implemented the feedback very well."

Quality: 
5.0
Schedule: 
5.0
Cost: 
5.0
Willing to refer: 
5.0
The Project
 
Less than $10,000
 
Mar. - July 2019
Project summary: 

Day Shift Digital renewed a web platform with a modern design.

The Reviewer
 
51-200 Employees
 
Toronto, Canada
Wafa Ktaech
Assistant, Elliott Animation Inc.
 
Verified
The Review
Feedback summary: 

The vendor’s well-structured workflow aided their ability to collaborate effectively with internal stakeholders. They excelled at listening to a wide variety of opinions.

The client submitted this review online.

BACKGROUND

Please describe your company and your position there.

Elliott Animation Inc. is an animation company. I am the assistant to the executive producer

OPPORTUNITY / CHALLENGE

For what projects/services did your company hire Day Shift Digital?

redo our elliottanimation.com website

What were your goals for this project?

have a functional, clean website.

SOLUTION

How did you select this vendor?

I got their name from Sarah Kestenberg from Hacker You.

Describe the project and the services they provided in detail.

our old website was taken down because of a horrible virus and we asked Tom and Sarah to rebuild it on a more modern website platform!

What was the team composition?

Tom and Sarah from their side, and me on my side with people I had to get approvals from.

RESULTS & FEEDBACK

Can you share any information that demonstrates the impact that this project has had on your business?

This website is how potential clients see our work and gets us new work.

How was project management arranged and how effective was it?

They did a great job of breaking up the website development into stages that made it very clear to us what our responsibilities were.

What did you find most impressive about this company?

They were totally cool with the fact that there were a lot of stakeholders and people who had opinions, and they managed and implemented the feedback very well.

Are there any areas for improvement?

honestly, can't think of it!

5.0
Overall Score
  • 5.0 Scheduling
    ON TIME / DEADLINES
  • 5.0 Cost
    Value / within estimates
  • 5.0 Quality
    Service & deliverables
  • 5.0 NPS
    Willing to refer

Platform Development for Education Marketplace

“They place client success at the center of their business.”

Quality: 
5.0
Schedule: 
5.0
Cost: 
5.0
Willing to refer: 
5.0
The Project
 
Confidential
 
Apr. 2018 - Ongoing
Project summary: 

Developers from Day Shift Digital collaborate with an internal team to build an online marketplace for education providers.

The Reviewer
 
11-50 Employees
 
Toronto, Canada
Robert Furtado
CEO, Course Compare
 
Verified
The Review
Feedback summary: 

Day Shift Digital is a true partner, delivering work that shows a nuanced understanding of business goals. Their team is highly responsive, skilled, and proactive. Day Shift Digital’s founders are also closely involved in the project.

The client submitted this review online.

BACKGROUND

Please describe your company and your position there.

I’m the founder of Course Compare, Canada's marketplace for education.

OPPORTUNITY / CHALLENGE

For what projects/services did your company hire Day Shift Digital?

We were looking for a development agency to build core features of our marketplace business, including in-depth user ratings, reviews, and backend features to help better serve our education partners.

What were your goals for this project?

Our goal was to improve our matching algorithm and ensure we had technology that could scale to support company growth.

SOLUTION

How did you select this vendor?

Initially, we considered five agencies. Eventually, we selected Day Shift Digital based on the quality of demonstrated work, industry expertise, and reliable references.

Describe the project and the services they provided in detail.

Day Shift Digital usually builds custom WordPress sites, but they've proven capable of implementing—or otherwise quickly learning and implementing—a wide range of technical requirements. We were responsible for UX/UI design, content development, and project management for the build.

RESULTS & FEEDBACK

Can you share any information that demonstrates the impact that this project has had on your business?

Day Shift Digital has proven to be an extremely valuable collaborator, clearly understanding the core business and anticipating user needs.

How was project management arranged and how effective was it?

Day Shift Digital has been highly responsive, and our communication has been superb. They use best practices across the board.

What did you find most impressive about this company?

Day Shift Digital’s founders are keen problem-solvers. They place client success at the center of their business.

Are there any areas for improvement?

No. They need to keep doing what they’re doing.

5.0
Overall Score
  • 5.0 Scheduling
    ON TIME / DEADLINES
  • 5.0 Cost
    Value / within estimates
  • 5.0 Quality
    Service & deliverables
  • 5.0 NPS
    Willing to refer