Website Design & Software Development Blog

At TechAnalysts, we have the chance to work on many different projects.  Many of those projects are protected under NDA, so we can't really write about them, but when we have the opportunity, we like to share information.


We're hoping there is something in these blog posts that will be helpful or interesting to you.



The Cobbler's Kid Finally Has Shoes

Posted by Gary Hoffmann on Tue Jun 28th, 2016 at 7:02 amTechAnalysts has been busy, but we finally created our new website

Synergy.Net+Xamarin = Awesome Mobile App

Posted on Sat Nov 7th, 2015 at 7:04 amTechAnalysts had the pleasure of development a large mobile app for a business on the east coast. Phase 1 is complete

New Year, New Customer –

Posted on Mon Jan 12th, 2015 at 2:42 pmAs 2014 wrapped up and the ball in Times Square ushered in 2015, TechAnalysts was helping a customer take a new website live – Cartoon Freak Boutique

How Cached Pages Saved The Day

Posted on Mon Oct 6th, 2014 at 7:52 amRecently, a prospect came to us and stated that they had a website, but the site was hacked. In trying to clean things up, his site was accidentally terminated which deleted the entire site’s content.

Heartbleed Vulnerability and Our Clients

Posted on Thu Apr 10th, 2014 at 9:40 amHeartbleed is all over the news - find out what this means regarding your websites hosted with us.

Go Green Bay

Posted on Fri Jan 3rd, 2014 at 1:35 pmWill This Weekend Be Ice Bowl Part 2?

TechAnalysts is Expanding

Posted on Fri Jul 5th, 2013 at 4:48 pmTechAnalysts is expanding and looking for qualified individuals with ASP.Net and PHP experience

Outlook Tip - Unified Inbox

Posted by Gary Hoffmann on Thu Apr 25th, 2013 at 7:59 amWhile Outlook doesn't have a unified inbox built in, it's not that hard to create.

Why settle for Just Another Website

Posted on Wed Apr 17th, 2013 at 5:49 pmYour business is unique. For that matter, so are you. Don't settle for becoming the next "Just another site" for your business.

Pinned Tabs in Firefox and Chrome

Posted on Thu Feb 21st, 2013 at 3:13 pmFirefox and Chrome (maybe others, but these are the ones I use) offer the ability to pin tabs - this may help organize your browser session.

Be Leery of All E-mail - Think Before You Click

Posted on Tue Nov 13th, 2012 at 6:06 amThe Christmas and Holiday season bring out the spammers and hackers. By being vigilant and somewhat leery of all e-mail you receive, you could save yourself some serious headaches.

Is Synergy an Outdated language?

Posted on Thu Sep 6th, 2012 at 2:14 pmWe were recently asked if Synergy is "like a really old, outdated language". Here's our response.

Searching For A Known Address Is Like Calling Information For A Known Phone Number

Posted by Gary Hoffmann on Tue Jul 3rd, 2012 at 10:03 amYou wouldn't call information if you know a phone number. Use this same logic when it comes to website addresses. If you know the address, don't search for it. Just "call it up".

Case Study – Pooh Collector’s Paradise – Post 3 of a multi-part posting - WCF Web Service

Posted on Mon Jun 11th, 2012 at 7:59 amMaking sure WCF is setup correctly, enabling SOAP in PHP and calling our first set of routines

Case Study – Pooh Collector’s Paradise – Post 2 of a multi-part posting - WCF Web Service

Posted on Fri Jun 1st, 2012 at 12:56 pmIn this post, we describe what we did with our Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) based web service - See for the Pooh Collector's website.

Have You Tried VMWare Unity Mode?

Posted on Thu May 31st, 2012 at 4:42 pmUnity Mode in VMWare allows you to use programs and windows from your VM right on your own desktop - have you used this feature? We have and love it.

Case Study – Pooh Collector’s Paradise – Post 1 of a multi-part posting - Background

Posted on Sat May 26th, 2012 at 12:58 pmDeb, the co-founder of TechAnalysts, Inc. is the Guinness World Record holder for the largest Winnie the Pooh and Friends collection in the world. This post goes into the background of a multi-post case study discussing a large project including Web Services, websites, .Net application, iOS and Android Applications

Want Flash on your site? Think twice!

Posted on Mon May 2nd, 2011 at 2:05 pmApple stands firm on not supporting Flash on iOS - if you use Flash, your site visitors on iPad, iPhone, etc. will not be able to see your content

Techanalysts and BIG Networking Plan Brewer Outing

Posted on Fri Apr 29th, 2011 at 3:53 pmTechanalysts, co-sponsor of BIG Networking, is participating in the June 20th BIG Brewer Outing. The 4 BIG chapters, colleagues, friends & family are invited. All the details are on BIG’s FB page at Contact Holly Robertson, owner of Latitudes Travel for tickets.

TechAnalysts Partners with Agricultural Software Vendor

Posted on Thu Apr 21st, 2011 at 2:01 pmSoftware developers at TechAnalysts are working on a joint project with a new client in the Agricultural Software arena.

Several Sites Going Live This Week

Posted on Tue Apr 19th, 2011 at 11:58 amTechAnalysts is proud to announce that we will have several clients going live this week with a combination of several of our latest tools.

Retailers - Update your register tapes

Posted on Sat Apr 9th, 2011 at 10:43 amRetailers that also have an online site - put your website and store info on your register tape.

First beta site for taConnect going well

Posted on Thu Apr 7th, 2011 at 10:41 amOur first installation of taConnect is going well. So far the client has posted several updates which is feeding both their website and their social networking sites.

Installing our first taConnect beta Tomorrow

Posted on Wed Apr 6th, 2011 at 10:38 amWe will be installing our first beta installation of taConnect tomorrow. We're excited about it and will post about our experience with it.

Social Posting Software Update

Posted on Wed Apr 6th, 2011 at 8:43 amWe've been working on taConnect, our social posting software. It's coming along great and we're excited to be releasing it soon!

Combine CSS and JS files when possible

Posted by Gary Hoffmann on Sun Feb 20th, 2011 at 8:35 amWhen possible, to reduce the hits to the web server, combine your CSS files into a single CSS file and combine JS files into a single JS file.