+ Samples Of Our Work

Wild River Review Web Site
Wild River Review (WRR) is a not-for-profit, online literary magazine that publishes original content ranging from non fiction, feature writing, essays, short and long fiction, poetry and graphic novels.
 
We helped WRR:
  • Rethink and streamline their publishing workflow, resulting in a solution that is 100% web-based and saves the team hundreds of hours. Contributors and editors from all over the globe now collaborate on articles using this system and administrators can easily publish content.
  • Monetize their site traffic by implementing an Ad Server. WRR can now publish various size ads in strategic places throughout the site and track impressions, click-throughs, and revenue collected.
  • Expand their audience by implementing social networking tools (Twitter, Faceboook, Social Bookmarking, etc.)
  • Increase their visibility to search engines by coding pages that are search engine friendly.
  • Improve user experience by creating a site structure that made it easier for users to navigate, search, and browse.
  • Simplify presentation by redesigning the most popular pages and optimizing content layout.
  • Become proficient in using the publishing system that we built for them, without having to be a "techie".
From Kim Nagy, Executive Editor Wild River Review:
"I can't say enough in favor of Mile Nine Web Solutions! Working with their team improved our online magazine and website, WILD RIVER REVIEW, in every way. Not only did Mile Nine implement effective editorial solutions for us during one of our busiest years, they also helped us rethink our site on a macro level. As a result, we improved user navigation, social networking and overall database management. Mile Nine offered solution after solution, all of which were tailored to the exact needs of our business platform. Thank you Mile Nine!"
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • Drupal 6.0 installation and configuration
  • Drupal modules
  • Custom application design and development
  • Database design and development
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Apache
  • User Interface Design
  • Information Architecture
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Google Analytics


CataList Homes Web Site
A cutting edge leader in alternative real estate brokerage, CataList leverages efficiencies gained through technology into cost-savings, and passes that on to their customers via lower commissions and buyer rebates. Featured in the LA Times, New York Times, and 60 Minutes.
 
We helped CataList Homes:
  • Gain first page organic Google placement in all of their major markets by building a site structure that is search engine friendly and implementing a comprehensive search engine optimization strategy that leveraged critical market data from their proprietary database.
  • Increase new visitors by building a feature rich, interactive map search that plots over 1 million MLS listings on a Google Map. As users change search criteria and pan/zoom, the map updates.
  • Increase visitor loyalty by building personalization features including membership, watch list, virtual agent, and custom home showings.
  • Increase contact with clients, manage deals, and track revenues by building a custom CRM system that allows all leads to be tracked from customer inquiry through the closing of a deal.
  • Build an online community by implementing Community Server blogs and forums where Catalist staff can interact with users of the site, discussing relevant issues to the housing market in California.
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • Windows Server 2003
  • IIS 6
  • ASP.NET / C#
  • MS SQL Server 2005
  • HTML/CSS, JavaScript, AJAX
  • Web Services
  • Google Maps API
  • Custom Application Design & Development
  • User Interface Design
  • Information Architecture
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Google Analytics
  • Community Server Forums and Blogs


HouseTech Web Site
» go to housetech.com HouseTech, Inc.
 
We helped HouseTech:
  • Bring their product vision to life by gaining a deep understanding of their business model and transforming it into a fully functional web site.
  • Lower the cost of buying a home for savvy consumers by designing and building a product platform that allows consumers to receive large rebates when buying a home through HouseTech.
  • Capture leads from online advertising by building custom landing pages for large scale advertising campaigns.
  • Build a nation-wide real estate search engine by designing and building a system that consumes data feeds from Multiple Listing Services from all 50 states.
  • Talk to their customers more by implementing a custom lead tracking system that enabled a central repository for all customer contact and document management.
From Lee Leslie, Owner, HouseTech, Inc:
"Mile Nine worked closely with our management team to design and build the HouseTech.com website. Their team displayed tremendous competence and expertise and delivered results in a timely manner. We are thrilled to have Mile Nine on our team and continue to retain them as our primary development team."
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • Windows Server 2003
  • IIS 6
  • ASP.NET / .NET Framework / C#
  • MS SQL Server 2005
  • Codesmith / .netTiers
  • HTML/CSS, JavaScript, AJAX
  • Web Services
  • Google Maps API
  • Custom Application Design & Development
  • User Interface Design
  • Information Architecture
  • Google Analytics


Via Her, Inc.
Via Her -- The Ultimate Guide for Women Business Travelers.
 
We helped Via Her:
  • Refine their product vision by meeting with the founders to gain a deep understanding of their goals and making recommendations on features, functionality, and usability issues.
  • Bring their product vision to life, transforming ideas into a fully functional site.
  • Create a community of women business travelers, by building blog, membership, and forum features into their site.
  • Start making money, by developing an Ad Server and integrating Google AdSense into their site.
  • Create a site that they can manage, by implementing an open source Content Management System that offers a robust set of features and is easy to use.
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • Drupal 6.0 installation and configuration
  • Drupal modules
  • Custom application design and development
  • Database design and development
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Apache
  • Information Architecture
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Google Analytics


Merrill Lynch
Merrill Lynch Intranet Web Applications
At a relatively early stage in the life of web technologies, we were primary consultants to provide leadership for an internal organization at one of the largest financial institutions in the world.
 
We helped Merrill Lynch:
  • Define user and business requirements for two major intranet web applications by interviewing stakeholders and documenting requirements
  • Design and develop a database driven intranet application that is used worldwide by regulatory departments in each of the ninety-two Merrill Lynch subsidiaries.
  • Design and develop a database driven intranet application for Merrill Lynch Private Client Operations staff that allowed personnel to query the main Merrill Lynch positions database, which consisted of over 40 million records.
  • Maintain full systems over several releases, spanning a period of three years
  • Fully document systems and successfully transitioned development effort to in-house development team
  • Migrate, test and certify Stock Record System for Year 2000 compliance
  • Migrate, test and certify Segregation and MLPA systems for Year 2000 compliance
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • Windows Server 2000
  • DB2
  • Neon Shadow ODBC
  • IIS 5
  • ASP / VBScript
  • MS SQL Server
  • HTML/CSS, JavaScript
  • Custom Application Design & Development
  • User Interface Design
  • Information Architecture


AT&T
AT&T Intranet Web Application
 
We helped AT&T:
  • Migrated an existing MS Access application into an ASP.NET intranet, web application
  • Interviewed primary end users to elicit requirements and documented them via Use Cases
  • Wrote custom authentication layer for web application, interfacing with the AT&T Global Network to determine user identity
  • Normalized large amounts of data that had been manually entered into the Access database
  • Implemented First normal form by adding and modifying various tables and creating primary and foreign keys
  • Project completed ahead of schedule. Successfully transitioned to an internal development team, with full documentation
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • ASP.NET with C#
  • ADO.NET
  • MS Access
  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Windows Server 2003


BobbleVision
» go to bobblevision.com BobbleVision, Inc.
BobbleVision is a startup that has developed a ground breaking video postcard kiosk platform. Kiosks are placed in high traffic entertainment venues, allowing the venue's visitors to send video post cards to friends and family. BobbleVision provides a fun experience for the user and highly targeted advertising audience via the friends and family of it's customers.
 
We helped BobbleVision:
  • Bring their product vision to life by assisting them architect and build a scalable and extensible beta platform.
  • Build their beta platform, which was pivotal in gaining financial backing from angel investors
  • Host their kiosks at large venues, the Philadelphia Broad Street Run (over 20K attendees) and the XPoNential Music Festival (over 10K attendees)
From Garris Shipon, CEO, BobbleVision, Inc:
"The Mile Nine team has that special ability to know in advance what my needs are and they satisfy them by going over and above what I would expect from any other development team. I look forward to working with Mile Nine again and I highly recommend them to anyone looking for a knowledgeable, creative and reliable team of developers."
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • Flash
  • Custom Application Design and Development
  • Database Design and Development
  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Apple OS X


AgentMatch
AgentMatch is a totally free service to consumers that enables you to search for real estate agents using meaningful criteria including: commission, location, sales history, services offered, experience level, and the estimated value of the home you are selling or buying. AgentMatch aims to bring transparency to the interaction between the consumer and real estate agent.
 
We helped AgentMatch:
  • Clearly define the market opportunity for their business model, and authored the AgentMatch Market Requirements Document
  • Define the business requirements for the platform, and authored the AgentMatch Software Requirements Specification and Use Cases
  • Design the application User Interface, and authored the AgentMatch User Interface Requirements Document
  • Architect and build the core AgentMatch platform, which is completely scalable and extensible
  • Maintain the AgentMatch platform by adding features over several releases
  • Create and maintain disaster recover plans
  • Maintain both QA and production environments over a 24 month period
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • Windows Server 2003
  • ASP.NET w/ C#
  • .NET Framework 2.0
  • SQL Server 2005
  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Ajax
  • NUnit
  • IIS
  • Photoshop


Sand Francisco Eductaion Fund
San Francisco Education Fund » go to sfedfund.org
The San Francisco Education Fund’s programming focuses on one goal: improving student success in San Francisco public schools. Because no single effort can yield the results we seek, the Education Fund utilizes a multi-faceted approach focused on teachers, volunteers, students, and strategic partnerships. We partnered with Marker Seven Interactive to help build out the redesigned sfedfund.org site.
 
We helped SFED Fund:
  • Realize their vision for their web site, by building out the fully functional site based on the award-winning design by Marker Seven.
  • Build a search-engine-friendly site, by coding pages that all major engines can easily understand and index.
  • Build a database driven, custom web site, that is tailored to the values and goals of the organization.
  • Extend their reach on the web, by coding all front-end work to web standards for all browsers.
  • Engage their audience more deeply, by implementing a site navigational structure that is optimized for browsing and learning.
From John Clauss, CEO, Marker Seven Interactive:
"Eunice is incredibly talented at everything she works on. She quickly grasps complex business requirements, is a creative thinker and delivers sophisticated web solutions."

From Max Sure, Director of Client Services, Marker Seven Interactive:
"Eunice knows her stuff, always delivers on time and finds a way to add value to every project. She also is a pleaure to work with. I would not hesitate to hire her again (and again) as projects come up."
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • Flash
  • Custom Application Design and Development
  • Database Design and Development
  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Photoshop


ABC Literacy
ABC Literacy Resources is a non-profit all volunteer organization located in the Princeton, N.J. area. It specializes in helping adults with learning disabilities. A special emphasis has been placed on supporting and encouraging prison literacy programs. They offer professional development in multisensory teaching strategies to support inmate tutors as they teach other inmates to read.
 
We helped ABC Literacy:
  • Create their identity on the web, by designing their new site which is based on their existing logo.
  • Build a search-engine-friendly site, by coding pages that all major engines can easily understand and index.
  • Build a database driven, custom web site, that is tailored to the values and goals of the organization.
  • Extend their reach on the web, by coding all front-end work to web standards for all browsers.
  • Engage their audience more deeply, by implementing a site navigational structure that is optimized for browsing and learning.
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • PHP
  • MySQL
  • Custom Application Design and Development
  • Database Design and Development
  • HTML/CSS
  • JavaScript
  • Photoshop
  • Apache


Tutta California
Tutta California » go to tutta-ca.com
Tutta California is a brand of carefully selected gourmet products that enhance the joy and pleasure you and your family can experience with the food you eat every day.
 
We helped Tutta California:
  • Create their identity on the web, by transforming a novel, custom design into a standards-compliant, fully functional site.
  • Create an entirely new revenue stream, by building an e-commerce site that allows them to sell, manage, ship and invoice for their entire product line via their web site.
  • Increase contact with their customers, by building membership and personalization features into their site.
We employed these technologies and methodologies:
  • Windows Server 2003
  • IIS 6
  • ASP.NET / .NET Framework / C#
  • MS SQL Server 2005
  • HTML/CSS, JavaScript, AJAX
  • Third-party e-commerce package, Store Front
  • Custom Application Design & Development
  • User Interface Design
  • Information Architecture
  • Google Analytics