From artificial intelligence to Elon Musk's Twitter takeover, there's a lot going on in the ever-changing world of social media. Gard's Social Media Strategist Nancy Oganezov sizes up the landscape for the coming year. Full story »
Since 1979, we’ve managed communications for many of the Northwest’s largest companies and organizations, as well as for clients in mission-critical industries across the country. We’ve seen a revolution in communications in that time, and our industry is ever-evolving. We take pride in our adaptability and the thought-leadership we bring to our clients.
We’re honored and humbled here at Gard Communications today. That’s because the Portland Business Alliance, greater Portland’s chamber of commerce, has recognized Gard as one of its “A… Full story »
What makes a good website? Is it attractive design? Lots of relevant content? Mobile-friendliness? It's all of the above — but only if it's underpinned with excellent usability. Full story »
We’ve started using a WordPress plugin to convert our website images to the faster-loading WebP format. But the even faster AVIF format is coming. Full story »
For centuries, maps have helped us understand our world. Today, interactive maps can deliver nuanced information on demand, but present interesting UX and technical challenges. Here are two very different maps we built and how they solve specific problems. Full story »
Your organization does good work. Your website should too. Unfortunately, it probably doesn’t. Hear from Gard’s Director of Web and Digital about why most websites are falling down on the job. Full story »
In the recent article, “As Oregon execs dive into the political fray, we explore the risks of taking a stance,” Portland Business Journal interviewed public relations experts about the risks… Full story »