Launching a Small Business

In Small Business by Ryan Freeman

I am truly convinced that one of the strongest reasons for a small business to trust Strider with their SEO needs is that we are a small business as well. We understand the long days, the lost sleep and the ups and downs of running your own business.

Toronto SEO Firm Wins International SEO Contest By Supporting Disabled Children

In News by Ryan Freeman

The newly formed Strider Inc. captured the Grand Prize in the annual Bruce Clay Inc. Charity SEO Contest. The winning submission was a proposal to optimize the website of The Elisha Foundation, a charity supporting families with disabled children. Toronto, ON February 26, 2008 – Toronto based online marketing firm Strider Inc. has been awarded the Grand Prize in the annual Bruce Clay Inc. SEO Charity Contest. The contest paired SEO companies with a charity of their choice, and the winning proposal was selected by the team at Bruce Clay Inc.

Sometimes You Just Need A Push

In News by Ryan Freeman

Being a bit of a perfectionist, I was hesitant to launch until we had things “just right.” Our logo had to be finalized, content drafted and refined, website layout and structure designed … there was much to do! Two things happened to change all of that.

Strider Inc. Is Born

In News by Ryan Freeman

It doesn’t seem like 14 years since I was first introduced to this thing called “the internet.” It really doesn’t. I was a high school kid working part-time for a computer shop that ran a dial-up bulletin board service. The guys running the bulletin board gave us email service through Pine, and that was how it started. Soon their business grew into the largest privately owned ISP in Canada, and I can say “I knew them when… “