CR3 is a digital agency that specializes in web design, development, and online strategy. Based in Bend, Oregon and CR3 does work all over North America.
Our specialties include
Extensive e-commerce experience from building a small Shopify product website to consumer electronics sites with over 300,000 products. We have evolved in using the latest tools and APIs to better convert shoppers into purchasers from using APIs and specialized data feeds.
Over ten years experience in working within newsrooms and with news oriented tech teams. We know the innards of newsrooms and what tools are needed to assist reporters, editors, and smoothing out workflows for efficient and quick online publishing. We have worked with open-source products such as WordPress and Joomla but have also developed on industry leaders such as Newscycle solutions (formerly Saxotech, DTI, and AdBase). Other tools include Brightcove video, Virtuvent video, DataJoe, and Cheetah Mail. For ‘replica’ vendors we have integrated Technavia, Issuu, and PageSuite and have managed article workflows to get a smooth automated process for publishing online daily.
In addition to the editorial side we have extensive experience on installing and executing on advertising tools of Google Doubleclick for Publishers. (Google 360), OpenX, Saxotech OAMS, and OAS. This includes training advertising teams that are new to online selling where we train on ad sizing, selling by demographics and region, selling campaigns effectively, scheduling campaigns, and interpreting advertising analytics. Other projects have been building out ‘Advertorial’ web properties such a real estate verticals and shopping guides.
Non Profit sector:
We love to help non-profits we believe in to make the world a better place and to help those in need. In this role we have facilitated building out online properties, executing on community organizing campaigns with online tools. This includes website builds, using and implementing on e-mail campaign tools, consulting on web and digital strategy for related non-profits, and training.