The Official Blog of Team 218

We pack years of experience into our blog. We’ve seen quite a bit over the years – both good and not-so-good. We write about a wide variety of things and hopefully you’ll find something of interest here. If you have a topic you’d like to see explored here, please let us know.

We Had a Blast On This One

We Had a Blast On This One

When we were contacted by the Executive Director of the Aldridge Early Learning Center in East Moline about updating their website, we jumped at the chance to work with them.

We had worked with a few nonprofit organizations before but never with a Child Care facility. We asked a lot of questions and took a tour of the facility and then went to work creating their new website. We think it turned out great and we enjoyed the process.

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And Just Like That… It’s June

Finally some sunshine and dry weather here in the Midwest. It's been an interesting and busy 2019 so far for us. We have had the privilege of working with some great organizations on their websites. Taking on a new client is about getting to know them and their...

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Clinton County Development Association

Our latest project launched over the weekend. The Clinton County Development Association is a nonprofit based in Clinton, Iowa. They are the sponsor of the license for the Wild Rose Casino in Clinton. Their website was somewhat dated and they wanted a fresh new look...

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Iowa Veterans Home Needs Our Help

Many residents of the Iowa Veterans Home rely on the generosity of the individuals and organizations who graciously donate to them. The Kenneth Ulery building is a memory care building with 120 private rooms for Veterans and spouses divided into 8 households of 15...

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Cords In A Wireless World

Cords! I realized today that cords have become one of my pet peeves. It's supposed to be a wireless world, right? So why are there so many cords?? My Macbook needs a cord (usually about every 8 hours) to regenerate itself. My iphone needs a cord (lately about every 4...

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The Big Game

It's finally here! The day of the "Big Game". Millions of people watching & millions of dollars spent on advertising. Sure there's the football game, but business is primarily focused on the commercials and their anticipated results. Their enormous...

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Perfect Weather… For Web Design

Some people like the snow – some not so much. Here at Team 218 digital design we think it’s perfect for web design. In a way, the winter weather of the last few days seems to bring with it a sense of purpose. It lends itself to some distraction free website design sessions. It’s funny how time slips away during these “deep-focus” website development marathons. 

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Start The New Year With a New website

Ready to start the new year with a new Website for your business or organization?We are scheduling projects for the first quarter of 2019 right now. We still have some openings available for new websites or redesign work.Our Holiday Special remains in effect through...

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Don’t Get Lost

It's easy to get lost along the digital highway. If it happens to you, just look for us to point the way. Get in touch with Team 218 and we can get you back on track. We specialize in helping you with your website needs and do our best to make the process as easy as...

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Quad City Parrot Head Website

Just in time for their 15th Anniversary, we have completed the redesign of the Quad City Parrot Head club's website. The all new design incorporates all of the information from their old website and adds membership sign up and renewal, ticket sales to their...

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Veterans Day 2018

This Veterans Day Team 218 salutes all of America's Veterans. Thank you all for your service and sacrifice. We appreciate your patriotism and love of country and we salute you!

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Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween! Be safe out there tonight Trick Or Treating. Watch out for the kiddos. Have fun and be nice. Wishing you an eerie, spooky, hair-raising, spell-binding Halloween!

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Non-Profit Website

Do you run a non-profit organization? Do you need a new website for your non-profit? Did you know that we offer substantial discounts for charitable groups? Do you not have a website and want one? Do you already have a website but need to bring it up to current web...

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Pumpkin Spice

It's everywhere you look this time of year. We're talking about Pumpkin Spice! There's really no pumpkin involved though. It's a mixture of cinnamon, ginger, allspice, nutmeg, and cloves in varying amounts. In case you haven't noticed, it's become quite a phenomenon....

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The Evolution Of Web Browsers

It Started With Mosaic Mosaic was introduced in 1993 and ushered in the age of the World Wide Web. Soon after Mosaic came Netscape's Navigator. Then in 1995, Microsoft introduced their web browser called Internet Explorer and the war was on between Netscape and...

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