A Day in the Life of a 4mation Test Analyst

February 25, 2016 Posted in Mobile App Development, Mobile Web Development, Software Development, Web Development

Quality Assurance is a critical component of the development process. At 4mation, our Test Analysts are responsible for testing the functionality, the general look and feel of a project, and making sure the client’s requirements have been met.

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Dramatic Change for Google Search on Your Mobile Device

April 23, 2015 Posted in 4mation, Mobile Web Development, Uncategorized, Web Design

Helping those with mobile-friendly design, hurting those who don’t – Google launch their new algorithm.

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4 Online Marketing Trends That Will Impact Your Business in 2015

December 12, 2014 Posted in 4mation, Mobile Web Development, Online Marketing, SEO, Social Media, Web Design, Web Development

As 2014 draws to a close, the digital strategists and web technology experts at 4mation have put together their list of the top four online trends that business owners and digital marketing professionals need to plan for in the year ahead.

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Why Our Processes Will Get You the Best Possible Result

October 8, 2013 Posted in 4mation, Mobile App Development, Mobile Web Development, Software Development, Web Development

4mation Technologies is a process-driven company. We’ve been in business for twelve years—several generations in online terms!—and we’ve had a lot of time to refine our systems. Always open to client feedback, we have redesigned our processes a number of times to reach the best way to work with customers including the likes of

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4mation Runs Training on Responsive Web Design

July 8, 2013 Posted in Mobile Web Development, Web Design

Our Creative team have been responsible for our internal training sessions in recent weeks and have just finished running a two-part training program on responsive design. Part One covered “The Theory and Concept Behind Responsive Web Design”. Part 2 was much more practical with a presentation on “How to Implement a Responsive Design”.

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Australian Smartphone Users Frustrated with Lack of Mobile Websites

March 19, 2013 Posted in Mobile Web Development

Have you ever been on the go and decided to check something quickly on the internet? You pull out your mobile device, open up your browser and type in the website address, wait aaaggeess for the page to load, only to find that when it does you can’t see the information you’re after? You

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What Is Responsive Web Design and How Can It Help My Business Succeed?

March 18, 2013 Posted in Mobile Web Development, Web Design

Responsive design is a term or phrase you will often hear in the web design world, but what does it mean? Have you ever tried to view a full size website on your mobile device? While the site usually works, reading text and viewing images probably doesn’t work that well. Everything is too small,

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Listing Your Products in Google Shopping Search Results

December 17, 2012 Posted in Mobile Web Development, SEO

Tired of seeing your competitors’ products show up with a nice photo in Google search results ahead of your regular web pages? Wondering how they do it? It’s not too difficult to achieve and 4mation can help you. Read on to find out how.

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Custom Web Development for Startups

May 1, 2012 Posted in 4mation, Mobile Web Development, Online Startups, Project Planning and Management

“The Lean Startup” is a fantastic book by Eric Ries. It provides a fresh approach to innovation and some great tips for web startups and established businesses.
4mation Technologies offer custom PHP development and mobile website development to startups (amongst other services) as well as to established businesses, so the book was immediately of

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QR Codes and You!

February 14, 2012 Posted in Mobile Web Development

Smart phones are really changing the way we all view the world.  No longer do we argue who’s right and who’s wrong, we just “Google” it.  With this changing landscape we are beginning to see a rapid shift in marketing techniques pushing content to hand-held devices rather than sticking to our traditional Desktop or

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