Third Sun Blog

September 23, 2016

Great Sources for FREE Stock Photos

Good photography is essential is modern web design.  If you can't afford custom photography, there are many great stock photo sites out there. At Third Sun we often use Deposit Photos, Big Stock Photo, and Dreamstime.   Paid stock photo sites have rates that vary widely,…
August 16, 2016

Making an Old Text New Again

As website content trends toward quality over quantity, more often than not we find ourselves helping clients choose their words wisely and sparingly. But what happens when a client comes to us with dozens of chapters and thousands of words? The University Press of Colorado…
August 02, 2016

The Avenues: A Neighborhood Makeover

Third Sun worked this spring with the Greater Avenues Community Council to develop two new websites (for the Council and the popular Avenues Street Fair), alongside a logo redesign. The Avenues is one of the most scenic historic neighborhoods in Salt Lake City, with its…
July 25, 2016

Why Our Experience Working at Nonprofits Matters

I met with a potential client recently and was doing my usual introduction, including addressing the question about why Third Sun has a niche in the nonprofit community. “My business partner and I have nonprofit backgrounds so we speak the language and understand the challenges…
June 16, 2016

Welcome Johnnae to the Third Sun Team!

In its eleventh year, Third Sun Productions is getting bigger and badder — in the best way possible. With the addition of our fourth full-time team member, we have gained a huge asset for our ongoing effort to help our nonprofit and small business clients…
June 16, 2016

When You Festival, Go Mobile

You’ve been hearing about the mobile revolution for the last couple of years and we’re squarely in the middle of it at this point. No matter your business, today’s users — not to mention Google — expect a quality mobile browsing experience. At Third Sun,…
April 04, 2016

It's [Marketing] Campaign Season for Third Sun

We love branding and design. We love creating websites. But every once in a while, it’s nice to take on the challenge of a larger-scale project. Beginning last fall, Third Sun began working on a campaign to recruit machinist apprentices for the Northern Utah chapter of the…