Top Five Friday November 8th, 2013

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Hello again!   I hope that you have had a nice relaxing first full week of November.  It certainly has been getting cooler and the colors of fall are showing most everywhere now. With only 8 weeks left in 2013, a lot of end of the year projects are starting to crank up.  This means…read more…

Top 5 Friday July 26th 2013

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Happy Friday everyone! Hopefully you got a chance to read our earlier blog post on the success of the Presbyterian Youth Triennium and the role that Poka Yoke played in that success. If you haven’t read it, check it out! Well, without further adieu, let’s get into the important thing for today….  It’s Top 5…read more…

Presbyterian Youth Triennium: Huge Success

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In 2012, the Presbyterian Youth Triennium contacted Poka Yoke to help design a website that was both informative and able to reach the intended audience.  Through the last year of development, the Presbyterian Youth Triennium website began to take shape and Poka Yoke was an integral part of the success of the 2013 Presbyterian Youth…read more…

Top 5 Friday: June 14th

Well, here we are again.  I know, it seems like just yesterday you were reading about accents, the Simpsons, and cell phone usage.   Now its that time again.  Here is your Top 5 Friday. 1.) Here is number 1.  Or should I say 0?  The number 0 has some really weird properties.    Numbers have…read more…

Top 5 Friday. June 7th, 2013

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Hello world!   My name is Jeff and I am new here at Poka Yoke.   In addition to some other things, I will be taking on the challenge of  social media and this blog.  My goal is to make sure that our readers have top notch content and will get a laugh or two…read more…

Goodbye 2012, Hello 2013!!

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Thank you to all our readers and clients for a fantastic 2012. We hope that the new year may be bring prosperity, health and happiness. I am ending this year with a quote from Alfred Tennyson hand-lettered by Lisa Congdon. For me, it signifies what may lie ahead, all that is full of expectation and…read more…

Presbyterian Youth Triennium 2013

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Youth Triennium contacted Poka Yoke Design to develop their online presence in hopes of enabling users to find information quickly and ultimately to register for the Youth Triennium 2013. Besides needing a fully functional site that was user-friendly, Youth Triennium wanted something visually appealing, one that truly reflected their core audience. Our main goal with…read more…

Top 5 Friday : June 29, 2012

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1. Kirby Dick investigates the rape epidemic in the U.S. military with his new documentary, The Invisible War. Go see it. It will leave you so angry, you will want to help in any way you can. 2. Flippy Cat recreated Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night using over 7,000 dominoes because this is the internet…read more…

Poka Yoke’s Mike Gyura Speaking at the WordCamp NYC Conference

Here are the two short videos that I was able to capture during Mike’s presentation, Widge-What?!: Demystifying WordPress. There was a lot of useful information for beginners who may not know or fully understand how WordPress functions. A full video will be on the WordCamp website soon. But until then, enjoy these tidbits.

Attending the WordCamp NYC 2012 Conference

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This past weekend the riff-raff group that is Poka Yoke Design attended the WordCamp NYC conference at Baruch College. We started the day at 8:30am, arriving at the campus to register, grab a t-shirt and a cup of coffee, before heading to different seminars and classes, including Ro Gupta’s lecture on cross-pollination and Disqus as…read more…