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Summer launches: WSA, Meadowlark & RE/MAX Platinum

It's been a very productive summer for us at Switchback. We've recently launched several projects, with more waiting in the wings. Most notably:

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Membership Renewal Reminders made easy in Caravan

Caravan, built on CiviCRM, is a great customer relationship management system. Being open source means that it is a continual work in progress and it's constantly being improved, but it also means that if a specific feature doesn't exist yet, we need to find creative ways to do things!

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<Span> the divide between Full and Filtered HTML

When it came to WYSIWYG Editor Input Formats,  there was always a great divide between Filtered HTML and Full HTML. Full HTML is intended for admin use only because it allows any HTML tags and attributes to be used. The Filtered HTML format lets authenticated and/or anonymous users add content safely by limiting the allowed HTML tags that could potentially be harmful to the site, or to the design. 

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Defining how a website works with the User/Feature Matrix

Building out a complex Drupal website can often lead to a tangled web of content types, modules, permissions and views. To keep track of it all, we’ve developed a handy tool we call the “User/Feature Matrix”. It’s a straightforward spreadsheet that guides us through planning, development, and QA, ensuring our clients get everything on their wish list.

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Recent launches: EMU Math, START Toolkit, etc.

Over the spring, we've had the pleasure of launching several new sites: 

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Switchback is Hiring Engineers!

Looking for Passion in the Workplace?

Us: Young and growing web development company in Ann Arbor, MI. We love user-centered design, open-source technology, and a good bottle of beer. But most of all, we live for building websites that light up our clients' lives. Looking for a long-term relationship built on great communication, stellar software development, and top-notch teamwork.

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Caravan is a powerful and full-featured membership management system, designed specifically for membership- driven organizations.

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Trailhead is a Drupal-based system, built with the features smaller businesses need, bundled together into a ready-to-launch package.

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