Archive for April, 2012

April 26, 2012

Do You Have Fat Finger Syndrome?

Mobility Functionality + Addressing Customer Needs = Success Fat finger syndrome. It’s the frustrating situation when a cell phone user’s iPhone usage is limited by the size of their fingers. That’s because typical websites aren’t made to work easily within the tight frame of a mobile device. Mobile sites are a specialty of Appleton Creative, […]

April 25, 2012

Wishes for the Future – The Giving Tree – Sunday, May 20 2012 9am-2pm

Last October, Appleton Creative was part of the winning team that won the “Why I Love Orlando” contest, and a grant to create an event to benefit the Orlando community. With help from the City of Orlando, Orlando City Commissioner Patty Sheehan and Panera Bread, Appleton Creative is proud to announce the inaugural Giving Tree […]

April 24, 2012

Show Your Pride!

Appleton Creative was proud to support MBA Orlando at their recent Pride in Business Awards Gala, which honored Central Florida’s LGBT & Allied business leaders. MBA Orlando celebrated their 20th anniversary as an organization and after four years of recognizing the Debbie Simmons Community Service Award, they expanded the festivities into a red-carpet awards affair! […]

April 24, 2012

A Par-fect Day!

Time to dust off those golf skills, enjoy another perfect Orlando spring day and raise some money for The Coalition for the Homeless. On Monday, April 23, the Leader Winter Park Golf Classic at Dubsdread Golf Course hit a hole-in-one with good company and great weather with all proceeds benefiting a worthy cause. The scramble […]

April 23, 2012

OBJ’s Women Who Mean Business Awards – A Night of Fun with Orlando’s Top Female Business Leaders

Last night’s top female business leaders gathered at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort for OBJ’s Women Who Mean Business event. Appleton’s own Diana LaRue was a nominee for the Business Owner of the Year award. The night was filled with great friends and the opportunity to connect with the most important ladies in Orlando. Congratulations […]

April 20, 2012

25 Years of Creativity

Sharon Anderson resides in Washington DC, but has been a celebrated member of the CNL family for 25 years here in Central Florida. She is a writer, producer and an extraordinary creative! We have been fortunate enough to work with Sharon on countless CNL projects for these past 25 years. We hope to be working together for […]

April 19, 2012

Luncheon at Knight

This year’s spring Town & Gown annual luncheon took place in the heart of the University of Central Florida’s Bright House Stadium. The group, which works to connect business and civic leaders in Orlando “town” with the professionals and students at UCF “gown”, met at the J. Rolfe Davis Recruiting Room in Bright House Stadium, home of the UCF […]

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April 19, 2012

Macho Macho Domain

A cursory glance at and is all it takes to see the similarities between these sites and the popular website Look closer though, and you’ll see a few slight differences; instead of pictures of family dinners and women’s fashion, you’ll find cars, bikes and bacon. Yes, bacon. That’s because the and […]

April 18, 2012

Foster kids get creative at Appleton!

Appleton Creative worked with the Foundation for Foster Children and ArtWorks to create art with the Foster Children of Central Florida. Over a dozen budding artists participated in creating their own unique art pieces. The children started by using light-sensitive canvas to make silhouettes, then they created personal art appliques to attach to the canvas. […]

April 17, 2012

Judy’s "Awesome" Birthday

Happy Birthday to one of our favorites – Judi Awsumb! You’re the best!