Strategy First™

Strategy First™ is important – first we understand your business. Then we build your website. Why would you do it any other way?


Digital strategy, web design, and development to meet all your online needs.

Our Process

Strategy First™ means we focus on understanding your goals and then together we design a digital media strategy to meet them.

Case Studies

We like making people happy, check out how we have done just that in the past.

Who we are

Meet the team! Motorcyles, cats, homemade hot sauce, board games, 8 bit music, dogs, bicycles. Thats just the tip of the interests and hobbies jammed into our office.


We do a lot including web tools, learning games, refreshing your site, and strategy for your web presence. Check out some of our past adventures; hear what our clients have to say about us.

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From our blog

Life Isn’t a Soap Opera (and if yours is, here’s why….)

As someone who watches a lot of movies - from TCM to “The Wolf of Wall street” – I’m always struck by how inaccurately the world of business is portrayed. You can argue that this is true of all areas of endeavor – every techy in the audience collapsed in laughter when Will Smith hacked into the alien mother ship’s computer in “Independence Day” - but in fact that really only matters on days when alien ships appear overhead. Business, after all, is an activity in which many of the people in the audience are either actively involved or will be at some point in the future...

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We are Ignition72

Located in Baltimore, Maryland, our team of designers, developers, and strategists believe that the internet represents the most cost effective way of reaching and engaging audiences, whether you are a small non-profit, a fortune 100 company or a large government agency. This outreach can be through social media, building an app for your employees, redesigning your externally facing website, or internally facing intranet.

Our team approaches every project with a similar process of defining and understanding your goals; collecting and documenting a collaborative plan for the design and development of the site, and then deploying in such a way that you can participate as much or as little as you want.

We are experts at responsive design, the cloud, and web 2.0, although the reality is that we do not classify any project as anything other than custom for the client. 

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