Northern Village Blog

Northern Village supports Vote Every Day Campaign

February 17, 2019 — Today B Corp Canada is launching its Vote Every Day campaign. Northern Village believes this is a very important moment for people who want to see more good in the world and for the B Corp community. The concept is very simple: When we choose how to spend our time and money, we Vote Every Day for a world that...

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Northern Village earns B Corp Certification

November 6, 2018 — Northern Village is now a Certified B Corporation, a designation that verifies the company meets high standards of social and environmental performance, transparency and accountability. “We are very proud to be among the growing number of companies in Guelph and around the world that have achieved B Corp certification,” said Arni Mikelsons, founder of Northern Village. “It’s a tremendous honour...

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New Northern Village Admin Interface

May 1, 2018 — New Northern Village Admin Interface May 1, 2018 The Northern Village Website Publisher is a simple and efficient way to keep your website up to date. Its main features include: Simplicity - edit a page using the click of a button. Make your changes, click Save and you are done! Seamless integration - when you add, move, rename or delete...

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Embed a store in your website

November 17, 2016 — Have you ever thought about selling some products from your website? Perhaps you are a services business, and have a few products you want to sell? Or maybe you are a retail store that would like to test out whether your products might sell online? Or are running a social media campaign and need a way of creating landing pages...

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Website accessibility - Just part of your website

September 6, 2016 — Accessibiltiy is an important element of making sure that everyone can participate equally in our village. With websites, it is making sure that people with visual, hearing, motor and cognitive disabilities can interact with and contribute to the Internet. As a business, or organization, you want to make sure that everyone can have access to the information you are providing. ...

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Northern Village CMS over WordPress

July 27, 2016 — As the founder of Northern Village, I am regularly asked why we prefer not to use WordPress to manage our  websites. It is a good question.  WordPress is by far the most popular CMS in the world today (60% of websites using a CMS use WordPress). There are lots of different modules that make it easy to do anything you...

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