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Responsive website and mobile-friendly email templates for IIDEXCanada

Responsive website development

We offer a collaborative process, careful information architecture, standards based code, rich analytics, robust hosting, conscientious maintainance and speedy response.

Responsive Web Development


Mobile traffic now approaches 50% of traffic on busy sites and is the new standard.

Responsive frameworks offer flexible grids, fast prototyping and multi-device support for complex sites and "mobile first" design and development prioritizes all content then starts with the mobile architecture and moves to the desktop.

Content managed Websites

Precisely architected

We code to web standards for fast, accessible and search friendly load across devices using ExpressionEngine for custom designs and complex data or WordPress for less complex, theme inspired sites. If design starts with content, development starts with information architecture.

Search Optimization

Marketing fundamentals

As we leave the era of keyword stuffing and look to rich topics, we always strive to code your site with current SEO best practises in mind and give you technical advice. And let's not forget that social share is not only a key factor in organic SEO but also a useful marketing tool. We then set up data tracking like goals and conversions, visitor performance and under-performing content to optimize.

Email Campaigns

The original killer app

Create complex emails in your CMS with templates previewed and tested in Litmus. Deploy your campaigns using engagement platforms like SailThru or WhatCounts for complex email personalization or bulk mailers like CampaignMonitor, BetterMail or MailChimp.


Website monetization

Display advertising using hosted solutions like OpenX or Google's DFP and manage and maximize ad revenue across devices and channels.


AODA and WACG 2.0

An experienced partner to help get your website accessible to level AA under the  Information and Communications Standards of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0.

Website Maintenance

Need help?

For existing clients, we offer hourly work or affordable maintenance plans for tweaks, new features and  upgrades. 


Peace of mind

Our high performance hosting offers you fast access to sysadmin trouble shooting, SSL management and CMS friendly server updates.

Case Studies


A few of our wonderful clients and web projects.

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Thanks! You guys are ninjas.

Benjamin Rivers, Game designer, Graphic novel writer, Illustrator, OCAD teacher

The Wire has proved to be an invaluable partner in assisting H&W with the creation of websites and their insights, knowledge and appreciation of the design and development process are always appreciated.

Bob Hambly, Hambly & Woolley

We’ve worked with The Wire for many years and consider them a great partner. They are a talented, knowledgeable and responsive group and they provide cost effective solutions. 

Laurie Plater, Bhandari Plater

We were extremely pleased with the professionalism and timeliness of The Wire web development team and their ability to manage and execute our website project plan surpassed our expectations. We also appreciated the personalized service and support provided to us during the whole project.

Kul Mani, Wellington Financial LP

The WIRE is fast, efficient, with a great eye for design and functionality and it was a true pleasure to execute such an amazing final product with you. Gabriela is by far the best developer I have ever worked with.

Jeremy Vandermeij, Director of Marketing and Sponsorship, IIDEXCanada

The Wire successfully delivered a fantastic website which provided with an impactful online presence. We were particularly impressed with how The Wire moved beyond execution to strategic partner, guiding us through complex decisions, educating us on internet strategy and then upgrading us to managed, dedicated server hosting. We would recommend The Wire without hesitation.

Sarah Morgenstern, Savvy Mom Media Inc.

The Wire has continually delivered excellence for us over the years. They are an invaluable web development partner that always bring their best and ensure we exceed our clients expectations.

Jeff Howard, Evoke Solutions