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Antonioni’s

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Development and design conversion for Antonioni’s restaurant in the Lower East Side of Manhattan.

Continuing our work building websites for restaurants and other food-oriented small businesses, we worked alongside an independent graphic design firm to convert their mockups to reality, a dynamic, image and content driven website offering fresh menus and other info about the restaurant and the bustling Lower East Side neighborhood.

By providing a custom WordPress build and backend, the small business owners can easily update menus and other information pages to keep their hungry public up to date with the latest in seasonal and fresh offerings.

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The Good Fork

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The Good Fork restaurant in Red Hook, Brooklyn is one of our favorite restaurants in the city. You can imagine how thrilled we were when we were given the opportunity to implement the designs and develop their new website. If you’ve never been, find a way to go! As the new website says, it “feels like being inside a boat or the diner car of an old train. It boasts an eclectic, globe trotting menu that has one foot in comfort food and the other in fine dining.”

Our work on the website involved building a customized CMS that provides a public calling card for the restaurant, aligning its aesthetic with the ambiance of the physical space, while fitting the needs of the owners, converting the designs to a smooth, fast-loading site. Specific features of the site include a high resolution slide show, easy to update menus for dinner, brunch, dessert, and the bar, several informational pages, and easy to update press reviews and clippings.

As part of our larger mission to provide beautiful websites for small businesses, we’re particularly thrilled to be working to design websites for restaurants, making a better web for the hardworking and creative endeavors of the new Brooklyn food movement.

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Raise the Age New York

Raise the Age New York - Homepage

Another quick turnaround project continuing Social Ink’s work building advocacy websites addresses pending state legislation in New York to raise the age of criminal responsibility in New York State, “in the best interest of New York’s children and youth, communities and community safety, as well as the state’s economy.”

This project continues our series of efficient, flexible, CMS powered advocacy sites helping to stir political action and participation. Features include slideshow, video integration, news feed, Twitter feed, and integrated petitions.

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May Andersen

Full bleed photographs provide an immersive, media rich experience.

As part of our work building dynamic, CMS-powered websites for artists & creatives, we built out a lush portfolio site for model and artist May Andersen.

The site includes photography from her modelling portfolio, her own photography and artwork, as well as essays and a blog. In addition to the standard CMS backend for content updates and edits, we spliced in photos from Andersen’s instagram feed, leveraging the ease and inclusiveness of this popular social network.

To complete the aesthetic, we are using custom pro fonts from the typekit service and full bleed browser width photos to provide a unique presence and immersive experience.

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Breast Cancer Family Registry

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Columbia University’s Breast Cancer Family Registry exists to realize the full potential of collaborative research involving breast cancer families — to reduce the global impact of the disease.

In order to realize this vision, Columbia and the BCFR  partners approached Social Ink to brand, design and develop an information-based site, with an extendable codebase for future interaction and resource-building. By incorporating a customized CMS backend for easy staff control, a high resolution slideshow, partner buttons, and content templates, the site provides access for participants and researchers, highlighting grants and publications in addition to background information and contact forms.

The BCFR is funded by the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, and the United States Department of Health and Human Services.

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Bridges to Community

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Bridges to Community is a local nonprofit that organizes travel and trips, providing international aid and forging community ties in Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic.

We overhauled the BTC website, creating a contemporary, fresh site with registration for trips, events and donations, all with on-site payment and credit card processing for costs and donations.  All interactive features have automated follow-up emails from customers, and easy back-end user management. Typekit-hosted fonts and embedded videos and custom feeds round out the site.

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StudyLogic

Dynamic content slider with high contrast navigation and full bleed image provides an immersive first impression.

Social Ink worked with StudyLogic to convert their in-house design to a full fledged CMS powered website.

Employing complex, navigation-based slideshows, carousels, and different templates for research, news and other services, Social Ink’s web work has given Study Logic a new platform for business development.

The Study Logic project continues our work growing the local economy as we design and develop websites for business — both large and small.

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Whitewall Magazine

Infinite scroll combined with ad delivery system

Whitewall is a Fashion and Lifestyle magazine with roots in the art world. Social Ink worked alongside design studio Antebellum to develop the brand new Whitewall Magazine website.

As a design conversion project for a contemporary online fashion and lifestyle publication, the job included building an ad platform, infinite scrolling, responsive headers, and multimedia and slideshow integration, all built into a powerful CMS.

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Circle of Women

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Circle of Women is a national nonprofit lead by an enthusiastic team of young, dedicated women, “mobilizing students to provide access to education for girls without it.”

As the organization grows, they needed a more robust, media rich site to establish their presence to volunteers, donors and partners. Social Ink worked closely with board leaders and other team members to provide an easily updatable site to showcase Circle of Women’s latest projects, their staff and integrate their donation services to site databases.

We’re proud to support the fine work of Circle of Women as we further our work designing and developing websites for nonprofits.

 

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Don’t Hang Up On Connecticut

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Social Ink worked to quickly launch a campaign site for Don’t Hang Up On Connecticut, a loose affiliation of of organizations united to stop SB 447.

We used previous assets that are market-tested in campaign-oriented sites (both ours and externally) to help get the message across, integrating Salsa and Twitter to take full advantage of social media awareness.

 

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Mobile Marketing Revolution Homepage

For the book launch of Jed Alpert’s newest work, “The Mobile Marketing Revolution,” Social Ink created and launched a site integrating e-commerce and book events.  We used a content management system for Jed to be able to easily update his site, and connected with social media and other book sellers for a full web complement to traditional publishing.

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Wing

Wing Homepage

Wing is an advertising agency serving the Latino market in the US and a subsidiary of the Grey global group.

Project included full design conversion and CMS development, transitioning them from a flash-based, difficult-to-update site to a mobile-device-compatible platform, with easy updates across a range of content types: slideshows, featured work, embedded video, filtering, press, media, and news updates, as well as staff bios and in-site search.

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