We’ve been lucky to work with hundreds of great clients to solve all kinds of problems. Along the way, we’ve learned a few things that we’d like to share. 

Be of Good Cheer, and Good Cheers!

Goodbye 2021 What a year it’s been! We definitely can’t say we don’t want it to end, but 2021 has had its share of good…

Design for Good 2021 — An Underdog Story

Back in April we kicked off our annual 2021 Design for Good Community Grant by calling for applicants from around the state. Now in its…

All Access Pass: Designing for Salt Lake Acting Company

We've been honored to work with our long-time client, Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC), to redesign their website with a goal to be welcoming, inclusive,…

Never Gonna Giv You Up

We love it when a great client comes back to us with new projects — and Giv Group is a perfect example of a client…

Design Details: South Valley Services

The branding for our 2020 Design For Good project for South Valley Services was an involved process with much research and care behind it. Our…

We've Tailored the Tools You Need

Recently our team was discussing the vast array of services available out in the world to help build a website, and it got us thinking…

My Neighborhood Project 2020: The Virtual Debut!

A collaborative effort between Third Sun and Y Designs, The Neighborhood Project is a for-fun creative outlet for local Utah designers who want to connect…

15 Years of Third Sun

July 2020 marks the 15th anniversary of Third Sun, and of course, this is not quite how we envisioned the year would go. We had…

Design for Good 2020 — Twice as Nice!

With the challenges, changes, and growth we’ve seen in the world in the last six months we’ve been inspired to push just a bit more…

Bootcamp Was a Blast!

 Last Thursday we held our very first Bootcamp training — a half day training designed to boost clients’ skills with managing their websites and online…

Hoppin' To It!

Our friends and clients at local craft brewery RoHa Brewing Project came to us seeking eye-catching posters to showcase their eight staple beers. Our designer…

How We Can Be Your Nonprofit’s Secret Weapon

Here at Third Sun we’ve been working with nonprofits since our inception in 2005. We amplify voices, refine messages to cut straight to the issues,…

Thanks for Making The Neighborhood Project Debut a Hit!

Our debut event for The Neighborhood Project had incredible designs, a fantastic turnout, and even generated some buzz and interest from a few local civic…

Sliding By: Why Users Are Bypassing Your Carousel

Carousels, slideshows, sliders — whatever you choose to call them, they’re everywhere, especially on homepages. Slideshows may seem like a desirable and easy way to…

Why Hire a Local Branding & Web Design Company

These days there are a lot of ways you can get a website up and running and lots of graphic designers. There are plenty of…

Designing for Good

Announcing Third Sun’s New Community Grant Program Troy and I were once nonprofit employees at KRCL 90.9 FM, more than 12 years ago now. With…

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…

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