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FORWARD is a boutique web solutions company in the Philippines, specializing in web design and development, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), customized web and mobile applications, and specialized I.T. business consulting.

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posted by Alfred Lucot

Microsites for Paco and Rizal Park rolled out

12 September 2014

While national efforts to champion IT-empowered tourism continue to become a challenge for advertisers and marketers, the government has just begun fueling its initiatives to cope with the ever-evolving digital landscape.   Our team is not new to creating government websites and apparently, what the National Parks Development Committee (NPDC) rolled out recently are yet new items to add in our still-growing roster of projects.   NPDC is a Department of Tourism attached ...

posted by Ryan Magallanes

Forward Solutions talks about the PhilMet website in MIRDC’s Metals and Engineering Week 2014

18 July 2014

It has been yet another successful year for the Metal Industry Research and Development Center (MIRDC), the agency mandated to provide management and technical consultancy for the Philippine metals industry. With every third week of June being the Metals and Engineering week in accordance with Presidential Proclamation No. 144, this year marks MIRDC’s 48th Founding Anniversary. To celebrate, MIRDC held a week-long series of events starting from June 16 to 20, 2014. These events include the...

posted by Ryan Magallanes

UNDP’s Gender Mainstreaming Made Easy eLearning Tool Now Live!

4 March 2014

  The Slovakia-based United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), a development organization whose mission is to improve lives of men and women, launches its new eLearning Portal, which aims to promote gender equality for men and women at work and other organizations so that both can have equal opportunity, can actively participate in activities, and can benefit from equal outcome. Our team of web designers and developers worked together to come up with a user-friendly website tha...

posted by Ryan Magallanes

Meralco Corporate Partners Launches New Website

30 January 2014

Meralco, the largest electric distribution utility in the Philippines, has entrusted Forward Solutions’ team of web designers and digital marketers with the development and SEO of their Corporate Partners microsite. Meralco’s new website serves as a gateway of communication between the company and its industry partners and customers that represent the top 10,000 corporations in the Philippines. Forward Solutions worked closely with Meralco’s marketing team to establish the Meralco C...

posted by Ryan Magallanes

CCF Launches New Website

10 September 2013

  In line with their 29th anniversary celebration, Christ’s Commission Fellowship (CCF), a non-denominational church based in the Philippines, recently launched their new website developed by Forward Solutions’ team of web designers and developers. CCF’s new website serves as a gateway for communication between the church and their more than 40,000 members across different outreaches around the world. The full-featured site features a user-friendly interface that aims to sim...

posted by Ryan Magallanes

Improve Your Conversion Rate through Good UI

16 August 2013

When smartphones and tablets were introduced in the market, mobile usage has undeniably skyrocketed, overtaking desktop computer usage particularly in the Philippines. Companies and brands capitalizing on online marketing have been experiencing increased visits to their website from mobile devices.  According to BrightEdge, an enterprise SEO platform development company, global website traffic coming from mobile devices is 125 percent higher compared to 2012 whil...

posted by Ryan Magallanes

3 Web Design and Development Trends in 2013

7 August 2013

The web design and development industry is growing faster than ever in the Philippines, together with the increase of Filipino consumer and business activity on the Internet..  In fact, the country is home to a number of Filipino-owned or multi-national web dev companies serving top corporations in various industries recognized across the globe.

2013 is an exciting time for Filipino web de...

posted by Ryan Magallanes

Words Are More Powerful Than Your Website Design

1 August 2013

We could see at plain sight how website designs have evolved in the recent years. From clean color backgrounds to the use of blinking and moving text; Flash and JavaScript entered the scene, altogether communicating that web design approaches have undeniably changed. Some would say that web design has become complex with all fancy effects such as carou...

posted by Ryan Magallanes

Forward Solutions Is Now Member of the Philippine Software Industry Association

30 July 2013

Forward Solutions is the newest addition to the roster of the Philippine Software Industry Association’s (PSIA) software companies in the Philippines.

PSIA was established in 1988 and aims to promote the growth and competitiveness of the Philippine software industry in the global scene. With more than a hundred members ranging from small to medium companies specializingdifferent software development platforms, PSIA is in co...

posted by Ryan Magallanes

Is Cross Linking Multiple Domains Going To Hurt Your SEO?

29 July 2013

Is Cross Linking Multiple Domains Going To Hurt Your SEO?

The answer to this question is: it depends.

Cross linking your websites will not hurt your SEO if only you are linking relevant websites. Let’s say you own 20 domain names with the same topic like Cheap SEO Services or Futuristic Web Designs; but who would own 20 domain names with the same topic...