Where we discuss our work, thoughts, and process

| Niki Litts

The Journey to NMC: That Time AIGA Changed My Life

Being a project manager for New Media Campaigns, you might not immediately know that I am connected to 300+ designers around the Triangle. It also might not be clear why I spend so many hours of my time each month to make sure this connection thrives. Let me tell you a story. Once upon a t… Read the Post

| Niki Litts

Hopscotch Design Fest 2015 Recap

The second year of Hopscotch Design Festival brought five of us to downtown Raleigh [read one location], a rare thing since NMC embraces letting everyone work remotely and Ashley is based in Charlotte. This time away from our day to day responsibilities helped us learn more about each o… Read the Post

| Niki Litts

Looking Ahead to Hopscotch Design Fest

Tomorrow is Hopscotch Design Fest and we are psyched! Five New Media Campaign team members will descend on downtown Raleigh for the second year of this game-changing event.   Hopscotch Design Fest is the brain child of the sharp folks over at New Kind in partnership with the Hopscotch… Read the Post

| Josh Lockhart | Many

Docker for PHP Developers

I've used Vagrant to manage local development servers for several years. Vagrant is, according to its official website, a tool to "create and configure light-weight, reproducible, and portable development environments." Basically, Vagrant helps me create and provision virtual machines with u… Read the Post

| Ashley Bennett

Creative South 2015

Each year, I write a recap post on Creative South talking about several of the lessons I took away from the conference. This year, I have just one: Push yourself, stick to your goals, and you’ll achieve anything you want. I only have one lesson this year, not because I didn’t le… Read the Post

| Claire Atwell | 1 Comment

Trends in Great Non-Profit Web Design

The majority of non-profits have similar needs on the web. In almost all cases, a non-profit's website design should make it easy for visitors to learn more about the cause, quickly donate and become more involved. According the NonProfit Quarterly, non-profits overwhelmingly (88%) said thei… Read the Post

| Kris Jordan | 18 Comments

Refactoring React Components to ES6 Classes

Here at NMC, we're big fans of the React library for building user interfaces in JavaScript. We've also been experimenting with the next version of JavaScript, ES6, and were excited to see the latest version of React promote ES6 functionality. Starting with React 0.13, defining components us… Read the Post

| Josh Lockhart

Integrating Salsa Signup Forms Into a Website

NMC builds a lot of political websites and non-profit websites for local, regional, and national campaigns, and we encounter many different donation, advocacy, and supporter management platforms. These tools let organizations manage and communicate with their supporters.  Some of the mo… Read the Post

Real Time Web Analytics