Solutions: Case Studies

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Encyclopædia Britannica Encyclopædia Britannica (http://www.britannica.com) is one of the world's oldest, best known and most respected brands. First published in 1768, the ENCYCLOPÆDIA BRITANNICA is widely regarded to be the most scholarly and citable encyclopedia in print and online.

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Encyclopaedia Britannica Case Study
FileHold FileHold Systems Inc is the designer and developer of affordable electronic document management software for medium sized companies or departments of large organizations. FileHold has perfected the ability to install, configure and support customers using remote web based techniques.

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FileHold Case Study

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PA&E PA&E (http://www.pacaero.com). Based out of Wenatchee Washington, PA&E produces components used by medical, defense, space and commercial industries. PA&E provides solutions to more than 600 global customers.

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PA&E Case Study
Birks and Mayors Birks (www.birks.com) is a worldwide luxury brand of diamond jewelry. Representing a long history of uncompromising quality and courteous service and customer trust, the Birks brand has been part of many of the most important events in the lives of their customers. An experienced company which treasures its heritage and history, Birks is Canada's largest jeweler and one of North America's most stable companies.

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Birks and Mayors Case Study

Zoll Medical ZOLL Medical Corporation (http://www.zoll.com) designs, manufactures and markets an integrated line of proprietary noninvasive cardiac resuscitation devices, disposable electrodes, mobile ECG systems, and EMS data management solutions related to cardioversion and defibrillation. Used by health care professionals to provide both types of cardiac resuscitation - pacing and defibrillation - these products are essential in the emergency treatment of cardiac arrest victims both inside and outside the hospital.

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Zoll Case Study

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- Heather Hilty, Communications Manager, Zoll Medical Corporation.

Danaher Jacobs Chuck (www.jacobschuck.com) is a fully owned subsiduary of Danaher Corporation, who owns and manages multiple businesses and websites. Jacobs have manufactured industrial chucks since the 1903 and are now recognised as a world leader and are the only US Manufacturer of industrial chucks.

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Jacobs Chuck (Danaher) Case Study

Testimonial: "Metamend's thorough insight and scripting forethought automatically detected critical design and programming flaws in my newly created sites, and these issues were quickly rectified, enabling my websites to abide by Google, MSN and Yahoo! SEO compliance. Without their help I could never have feasibly accomplished so much in so little time."

- Christine B. Wagner, Marketing Communications Manager, Danaher

lightbulb company The Lightbulb Company (UK) (http://www.thelightbulb.co.uk). One of the major light bulb and lighting suppliers in the United Kingdom, the LightBulb Company carries almost any type of light bulb for any application imaginable.

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LightBulb Company Case Study

Testimonial: "We couldn't be happier with Metamend's professional, quality Search Marketing service. We joined Metamend in August, 2005; we're now experiencing more traffic and business than ever, and we're very excited about what's in store for the future."

- Robert Walker, Owner, The LightBulb Company



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350 evo 350EVO (http://www.350evo.com) is a high-end manufacturer and retailer of performance Nissan 350Z parts and accessories.

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350EVO Case Study

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gotolouisville Go to Louisville (http://www.gotolouisville.com) is a massive tourism information portal about Louisville Kentucky. The site provides a wealth of information on Louisville, from site seeing destinations, to the best places to shop and eat.

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Gotolouisville Case Study - PDF

Testimonial: "Before we hired Metamend, we discovered our site was not positioned well within the engines. We talked with several SEO firms and found Metamend's straight on approach and commitment to customer service quite appealing. There has since been a drastic increase in overall site traffic, and we are very pleased with Metamend's performance, commitment to results, and customer service."

- Cindy Holcomb, Web Marketing Administrator, Go to Louisville

Tophosts TopHosts.Com (http://www.tophosts.com) is the ultimate web hosting destination for finding the best web hosts in the industry and uncovering the most relevant information. Helping users make informed hosting decisions since 1997, TopHosts.com remains the most trusted and comprehensive resource for web hosting today.

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TopHosts Case Study - PDF

Testimonial: "Once we made all the changes Metamend prescribed us, our ranking was back within weeks. Not only were we back to top 3 for one of our critical key phrases, we also gained higher rankings across the board for other key phrases that are relevant to our business."

- Celal Ulgen, VP of Marketing, Tophosts

Hostopia Hostopia (http://www.hostopia.com) is an award winning wholesale provider of turnkey web, email, and e-commerce hosting solutions sold exclusively through their Partners - hosting service providers including - ISPs, Telcos, cable companies, domain registrars, and other web service providers. All plans, pricing and products are developed to help their partners successfully target small and medium sized business.
Club Intrawest Club Intrawest (http://www.intrawest.com) is managed by Intrawest Resort Club Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intrawest Corporation, North America's leading developer and operator of four-season destination resorts. Club Intrawest's locations include: Whistler/Blackcomb, rated North America's #1 winter resort destination; Panorama, British Columbia; Vancouver, British Columbia; Blue Mountain, Ontario; Tremblant, Quebec; Palm Desert, California; Kauai, Hawaii; Sandestin, Florida and Zihuatanejo, Mexico.
Inquent InQuent (http://www.inquent.com) is the leading provider of private label web hosting, email and e-commerce services. InQuent combines a full retail package with high reliability and security in an open platform architecture that gives customers the flexibility and customization to define the product and service delivery structure that meets their business goals.
Telus TELUS (http://www.telus.ca) is one of Canada's leading telecommunication companies, and provides a full range of communications products and services for Canadians at home, at work, and on the move. Telephone, Internet, IP, wireless and data solutions.

Archmarine Archipelago Marine Research Ltd. (http://www.archipelago.ca) is a biological consulting firm based out of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Archipelago Marine specializes in data collection for commercial fisheries management, and near shore habitat inventory, assessment, and environmental impact analysis. The company has experience working off the coasts of North America, Australia, and New Zealand, and provides services to both the private and public sectors.

Act FS ACT Fastening Solutions (http://www.actfs.com) manufactures high quality, super strong cable ties. ACT's products utilize an innovative locking system and mounting pad equipped with a no-slip tab.

Air Values Airvalues (http://www.airvalues.com) is an online travel booking portal offering cheap airfare for domestic and international flights. Airvalues also provides information on car rentals, hotels, cruises and travel insurance, as well important travel tips.

Allied Wire and Cable Allied Wire and Cable (http://www.awcwire.com). Founded in 1988, Allied Wire and Cable is one of the largest independent distributors of wire and cable products in the United States. Some of the industries it provides products to include: medical, aerospace, transportation, computer, telecommunications, the government and the military.

American Profile Magazine American Profile Magazine (http://www.americanprofile.com). A well regarded publication catering to American life, with interesting stories about America, its people, and its culture. The magazine also publishes a wide variety of recipes for all meals and occasions.

Assured Lease Assured Leasing Co. (http://www.assuredlease.com). Provides competitive rate lease-to-own financing packages on almost any type of equipment, for start-up, small and medium businesses.

Auto Forums AutoForums (http://www.autoforums.com). Launched in early 2006, autoforums.com prides itself on being one of the largest, all-encompassing automotive forum communities on the Internet, with over two million unique visitations per month. AutoForums.com is a gateway to discussion on almost every commercial car make imaginable.

Azaris Azaris (http://www.azaris.ca) specializes in website design and development, and maintains both national and international clientele. Azaris now offers a content management package called Vortex, which lets users manage their web properties at multiple levels.

Beach Comber Hot Tubs Beach Comber Hot Tubs (http://www.beachcomberhottubs.com). Beach Comber Hot Tubs is a manufacturer of quality line, affordable hot tubs, accessories, add-ons and water care products.

BBB Van Isle Better Business Bureau of Vancouver Island (http://www.bbbdirectory.com). Established by members of the business community, the BBB of Vancouver Island is an independent, non-profit organization that promotes public confidence in legitimate business.

Birth Balance Birth Balance (http://www.birthbalance.com) is an in-depth information source for expecting parents and promotes the philosophy of natural birth within the water.

Bruce Allen Bruce Allen (http://www.constanthope.org). An online bible studies resource that allows users to search the bible online, send Christian e-cards, watch scripturelet movies , or listen to scripturelet audio pieces.

Cable Smart Cable Smart (http://www.cable-smart.com). Cable Smart is a supplier and distributor of high-end, cost effective communications cable. Some of its products include: audio, closed circuit coax, data cable, cat5, computer, fiber optic, fire alarm cable and more.

Canada Home Guide Canada Home Guide (http://www.canadahome.ca). The Canada Home Guide portal provides real estate service providers and home-seekers with a single resource to promote and shop for everything related to real estate in over 120 Canadian communities.
Central Rez Central Rez (http://www.centralrez.ca) is an online Canadian travel agent offering destination packages at discount rates. Centralrez.ca currently has three vacation solutions, which include: Banff and Canadian Rockies; Whistler British Columbia; and Victoria & Vancouver Island. With Centralrez.ca, you can build and save your destination packages right off the website.

CCNY CCNY (http://www.ccny.com). Founded in 1988 and based out of New York, CCNY is an industry leading supplier of refurbished Sun Microsystems. It offers a wide range of used Sun products, such as workstations, servers, StoreEdge and parts.

Counterpoint COUNTERPOINT Communications Inc. (http://www.counterpointcom.com). The counterpoint team is experienced in a variety of communications channels, from website development to television news. They have worked with an impressive list of clients, including high profile government officials.

Counterstorm Counterstorm (http://www.counterstorm.com). An award winning, well profiled technology company that develops network security systems.

Dahn Yoga Dahn Yoga (http://www.dahnyoga.com). Dahn Yoga is a popular holistic health and training program that originated in Korea 5000 years ago. The first Dahn Yoga center opened in 1985, and there are now approximately 600 Dahn Yoga facilities all over the world.

Dawayne Wurtz Dawayne Wurtz (http://www.dpgassociates.com). Designs easy to navigate websites for small, medium and large businesses. DPG also develops backend database driven management solutions, and offers web hosting.

Dejour Enterprises Dejour Enterprises (http://www.dejour.com). A Canadian micro-cap energy company headquartered in Vancouver, BC, Canada, Dejour Enterprises focuses on exploration in uranium, oil and natural gas.

Dietrich Associates D. Dietrich Associates, Inc. (http://www.dsurveys.com). Since 1973, Dietrich Associates, Inc. has surveyed and compiled salary data for American businesses, in order for employers to retain staff and compete for talent.

Don Fitch Don Fitch Accountancy (http://www.paylesstax.com). Don Fitch is a certified public accountant and helps American clients prepare their tax returns.

Eclipse Creative Eclipse Creative (http://www.eclipsecreative.ca). A communications agency that helps clients build brand, marketing initiative and corporate identity. Eclipse has designed and implemented an impressive marketing strategy for a number of well-known local companies, including: Bear Mountain, The BC Lottery Corporation, Carmanah, Roger's Chocolates and Money Mart.

Easyhosting Easyhosting (http://www.easyhosting.com) is part of Canada's Look Communications. Easyhosting provides domain registration and web hosting, at the starter, professional and enterprise levels.

Easy Rez Easyrez Inc. (http://www.easyrez.com) is a Canadian accommodation booking agent, offering customers the choice between a wide range of hand picked hotels, condos, bed and breakfasts and inns across Canada.

Falcon Software Falcon Software (http://www.falcon-software.com). A well reputed web based solutions provider for B2B and B2C clients. Some of Falcon's services include: e-business consultation, e-commerce systems, content management systems, and creative design. Falcon has built a number of impressive web properties for high profile clients, such as Zoll Medical Corp, Knowledge Adventure and Meltsaw Systems.

Feedback Devices Feedback Devices (http://www.feedbackdevices.com). Part of the Danaher Industrial Controls network, Feedback Devices supplies a broad range of motion feedback controls. Some of its reputable brands include: Dynapar, Northstar, Harowe, Eagle Signal and Veeder Root.

Fiveo Motorsport FiveoMotorsport (http://www.fiveomotorsport.com). Deals in performance and racing fuel injectors as well as fuel pumps.

Gems Sensors Gems Sensors (http://www.gemssensors.com). Gems Sensors' beginnings can be traced back almost 50 years, when the company's founder created and patented a level indicator. Gems is now a division of Danaher Industrial Controls, and develops, produces and sells industrial and consumer sensor products.

Gigaspaces Gigaspaces Technology Ltd. (http://www.gigaspaces.com). Gigaspaces' award winning solutions are used across a wide range of verticals, such as financial services, telecommunications and law-enforcement agencies. The company's technologies are built from the ground up, for peak performance, reliability and scalability.

Give Meaning Give Meaning (http://www.givemeaning.com). An online charity network that allows individuals and business set up registered charitable projects, create communities around these projects, and link donors to fund them.

Heatilator Heatilator Hearth Products (http://www.heatilator.com). Founded in 1927, Heatilator developed the first factory built air circulating fireplace. A preferred brand amongst home builders, Heatilator's name has become synonymous with air circulating fireplaces.

Hilton Head Golf Hiltonhead Golf (http://www.hiltonheadgolf.net). Hilton Head Island is a primary golf destination, located at the southern tip of South Carolina. The web property contains information about a number of golf clubs in the area, and offers golf and travel packages.

Infosure Infosure (http://www.infosure.com). Infosure is a data storage company. Aside from secure co-location, Infosure's online backup facility lets clients store important data in case of disaster. Infosure's system is compatible with a wide range of operating systems. All data transferred is encrypted to ensure security.

Isle Tailwaggers Island Tailwaggers (http://www.islandtailwaggers.com). Based out of Victoria, BC, Island Tailwaggers is an e-commerce property that designs and sells dog supplies, such as unique dog collars, bowls, bandanas and books.

Jacobs Chuck Jacobs Chuck (http://www.jacobschuck.com). Part of the Danaher network, Jacobs Chuck designs and manufactures holding devices for power tools and stationary equipment.

Karma Publications Karma Publications - Process Servers Canada (http://www.processserverscanada.com). A division of Karma Publications, Process Servers Canada is an online searchable database for the legal professions and legal support companies.

Kena Coffee Corp Kena Coffee Corp (http://www.kenacoffee.com). The Kena Coffee farm is situated on Mauna Loa, Hawaii, in the Kona District. The farm produces only Kona coffee, and all coffee beans are picked by hand.

Knowledge Adventure Knowledge Adventure (http://www.adventure.com). Award winning developer of educational and multimedia software, Knowledge Adventure is one of the largest educational software companies in the world.

Lahaina Inn Lahaina Inn (http://www.lahainainn.com). Originally built in 1938 and considered by many to be one of the best country inns on Maui, the Lahaina Inn offers 12 boutique rooms in a romantic, turn of the century atmosphere.

Lawdit Solicitors Lawdit Solicitors - lawdit.co.uk (http://www.lawdit.co.uk). Formed in 2001 and based out of Southampton, UK, Lawdit Solicitors is an independent commercial law firm that deals with private clients and businesses.

Lawdit Trademark Room Lawdit Solicitors - Trademark Room (http://www.trademarkroom.com). Part of the Lawdit Solicitors group, Trademark Room offers complete search and registration services for trademarks, to help clients eliminate the risk of trademark infringement. Other services include: Privacy and Data Protection, Contracts, Escrow Services, Business, Trading and litigation.

Leavitt Machinery Leavitt Machinery (http://www.leavittmachinery.com). With 18 locations throughout Western Canada and Washington State, Leavitt machinery sells, leases and rents new / used heavy construction machinery.

Level Ground Trading Level Ground Trading (http://www.levelground.com). Founded in 1997, award winning Level Ground Trading is a direct importer of roasted coffees, dried fruits and cane sugar from small-scale producers in developing countries. Level Ground's mandate is to create better opportunities and better working conditions for disadvantaged producers. Currently, Level Ground Trading deals with producers in Colombia, Bolivia and Peru.

Metlsaw Metlsaw Systems Inc. (http://www.metlsaw.com) is a world leading manufacturer of precise, fast, fully automated saw systems for cutting metals and other materials.

Micro Power Micro Power Electronics (http://www.micro-power.com). A world wide leader in the production of portable power systems, such as battery packs and chargers, for medical systems.

MJ O'Nions International MJ O'Nions International Finance Lawyers (http://www.mjonions.com). Headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, MJ O'nions is an international business law firm, specializing in offshore and domestic services. They provide legal advice to clients in Canada, United States, Belize, Bahamas, BVI, Caymen Islands, Bermuda, and Panama.

Morgan Keefe Builders Morgan Keefe Builders (http://www.morgankeefe.com). Builder of fine quality, custom built homes. Morgan Keefe was established in 1980 by two college students and a $300 dollar investment. It is now a multimillion dollar company.

Mountain Homes Canada Mountain Homes Canada (http://www.mountain-homes.ca). Located in the beautiful town of Golden, British Columbia, Mountain Homes sells quality, handcrafted, custom built abodes right in the heart of ski country.

Nozone Nozone (http://www.nozone.ca). North American company and producer of active wear clothing designed to protect from the Sun's harmful rays. All Nozone clothing is designed UPF 50+.

Pacific Aerospace PA&E (http://www.pacaero.com). Based out of Wenatchee Washington, PA&E produces components used by medical, defense, space and commercial industries. PA&E provides solutions to more than 600 global customers.

Partlow Partlow (http://www.partlow.com). Founded over 80 years ago, Partlow, a division of Danaher Industrial Controls, is a supplier of highly quality, reputable temperature recorders and controls.

Pescatores Pescatores (http://www.pescatores.com). One of Victoria BC's finest seafood restaurants, Pescatores is located in the heart of the city, right beside Victoria's scenic Inner Harbor. The Pescatores website presents an online menu for lunch and dinner, as well as helpful tips on selecting fresh seafood.

Petals Plus Florist Petals Plus Florist (http://www.petalsplus.com). Located in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, Petals Plus sells flowers and plants for all occasions. Some of their products and services include: fresh flower arrangements, plants and baskets, gourmet baskets, wedding flowers, plush animals and Roger's Chocolates.

Poweri Poweri (http://poweri.com/). An Interactive marketing firm specializing in the creation of web sites, epostcards, and digital displays, using rich media technologies to deliver dynamic marketing solutions.

Prollenium Prollenium Medical Technologies (http://www.prollenium.com). A producer of cosmetic products for the medical industry. Prollenium sells mesotherapy drugs, cosmetic injectables, aptos threads, and provides training programs for physicians.

Ruff Knits Ruff Knits (http://www.ruffknits.com) creates high fashion and custom clothing for dogs. Some of Ruff Knits products include sweaters, t-shirts and full body suits. Ruff Knits is profiled in well-known pet fancier magazines, such as Modern Dog, Palm Springs Life and Animal Wellness.

Scott Singer Scott Singer Photography (http://www.scottsingerphotography.com). Commercial photography for advertising, editorial, publicity and promotions. Scott Singer specializes in fashion and celebrity profiles.

South Cowichan B&B South Cowichan Bed and Breakfast Association (http://www.southvanislebnb.com). Brings together a network of Bed and Breakfasts from several communities in the South Cowichan region on Vancouver Island. Communities include: Malahat, Mill Bay, Shawnigan Lake, Cobble Hill, Cowichan Bay and Cowichan Station.

Sparta Systems Inc. Sparta Systems Inc. (http://www.sparta-systems.com). Founded in 1994, Sparta Systems offers state-of-the-art quality management and compliance management software for the life sciences industry. Sparta supports over 125 life sciences companies that utilize its TrackWise system.

Tevelec Ltd Tevelec Ltd. (http://www.tevelec.com). Wire and cable specialists, Tevelec provides products for OEM, security, telecommunications, construction, voice and data industries. Tevelec deals with small, medium and fortune 500 companies around the world.

That's My Room That's My Room (http://www.thatsmyroom.com). Bedroom decorating ideas and products for children. Some of its products include: wallpaper, artwork, children's lamps, toys, rugs and furniture.

The Woodbury Apartments The Woodbury Apartments (http://www.thewoodbury.com). Located in James Bay, Victoria, BC (close to downtown), the Woodbury Apartments are vacation rental properties, offering a home away from home atmosphere to visitors.

Thyme Away Thyme Away Bed & Breakfast (http://www.thymeaway.com). Situated on five acres near Parksville, British Columbia, Thyme Away B & B offers its guests a quaint getaway at one of Vancouver Island's most beautiful destinations.

Treated Air Treated Air (http://www.treatedair.com) manufactures and markets air purification systems for home and industrial use. These systems use odorless ozone to refresh and purify.

VITP Vancouver Island Technology Park (http://www.vitp.ca). Owned by the University of Victoria, the Vancouver Island Technology Park hosts 23 technology companies that employ a total of 1,200 people, contributing $75 million per year to British Columbia's economy.

VIATeC VIATeC (http://www.viatec.ca). A highly regarded, non-profit organization that promotes the development of Vancouver Island's technology sector.

Victorson Associates Victorson Associates, Inc. (http://www.victorson.com). Wholesale brokerage insurance agency.

Vigil Health Vigil Health Solutions Inc. (http://www.vigil-inc.com) provides international healthcare products and services for the elderly. Vigil's products include wireless call systems and monitors.

Villa Marco Polo Villa Marco Polo (http://www.villamarcopolo.com). Recently awarded the status of a Cond Nast Johansen (the leading global guide to luxury properties) property, the Villa Marco Polo is one of Victoria BC's finest inns.

Vodder School North America Vodder School North America (http://www.vodderschool.com). Located in Victoria, British Columbia, the Vodder School teaches Manual Lymph Drainage and Combined Decongestive Therapy used to treat lymphedema.

West Instruments West Instruments (http://www.westinstruments.com). Part of the Danaher Industrial Controls group, West Instruments manufactures state-of-the-art, brand name digital temperature controls.

WP Weston WP Weston (http://wpweston.com). Launched in May, 2001, wpweston.com is an online art gallery dedicated to Canadian landscape artist, William Percy Weston. Weston's unique style places him, by many, in the same vein as the Group of Seven.

Young Again Products Young Again Products, Inc. (http://www.youngagainproducts.com). A research site dedicated to the promotion of health, healing and well-being through natural means.