Welcome

Brainerd’s Premier Stucco Contractor

John Franzen Stucco is a well known name around North Central Minnesota and especially the Brainer-Baxter lakes region. John Franzen has provided excellent drywall, stucco, plastering and related work for 30 years. He is highly respected by both residential homeowners and regional contractors. BAMsites was contact to "put him on the map" since there are relatives also in the business and it was causing confusion as to "who is who". We did two main internet related marketing directives to get John to stand out above all the others. First we built a responsive websites adding a lot of cla...
Read More

Prairie Peak Kennels

We had an in-ground dog fence installed by Jack Lelwica of Prairie Peak Kennels of Parker's Prairie, MN near Alexandria. Jack called me as they were having issues with the current web service. I offered to update the SEO on the site as well as add online Dog Adoption forms to line up potential buyers. They breed Small Munsterlanders, Britanny's, and Corgie's. What started as a simple assignment, turned into a complete rebuilding of the site. I think I understand why he was having issues with the previous web service. Jack was a very demanding client and I believe this contributed to the ...
Read More

Waste Partners, Inc.

BAMsites Web Marketing welcomes Waste Partners to our family of website customers. Waste Partners is the premier trash - garbage collection business serving the Brainerd Lakes area and the communities of:Backus, Baxter, Brainerd, Breezy Point, Crosslake, East Gull Lake, Fifty Lakes, Hackensack, Jenkins, Lake Shore, Manhattan Beach, Merrifield, Nisswa, Pequot Lakes, Pillager & Pine River. The original site (below) served them well for years, but updates were sorely needed. A key function is the ability for customers to pay online. This was a relatively simple matter of using the same lin...
Read More

Ted’s Signs

Ted's Signs is one of the oldest and most trusted sign making companies in the Brainerd Lakes area. Owner Brandi Breitbach contacted us to take their website to the next level. She wanted to offer online "Do-It-Yourself" sign making, as well as connect an eCommerce engine to the website. Since the "Do-It-Yourself" application was very custom, we had to go with a platform allowing for such programming. We chose OSCommerce and programmer Todd Holforty with ProhostOne. I have used Todd extensively in the past. He's one of the best, most creative "programmer web guys" I've come across in ...
Read More

Ice Trek Fish Houses

Aluminum Portable Skid Fish Houses BAMsites was asked to help a fledgling aluminum Ice Fishing House manufacturer. They wanted to kick-start their new line of skid ice fishing houses located in north central Minnesota. Ice Trek Fish Houses is a new company, building these super lightweight all-aluminum fish houses as the whole market of mobile RV-type fish houses explodes in the Midwest. Since we're all about ice, the background image is actual pond ice photographed not far from home a couple weeks ago. There are currently only a handful of competitors in this specific market - at th...
Read More

Halverson Wood Products

Skid Steer Firewood Processor Attachment Halverson Wood Products makes an innovative skid steer mounted - firewood processing attachment that: picks up logs, cuts them, splits them, and can deposit split firewood into a truck bed or trailer! They came to BAMsites to get search engine marketing and a new look and feel to their relatively new business venture. You can see the old site wasn't too bad, but not what you'd want in today's market. Furthermore, there was no SEO implemented into the existing site so they were not being found. In short, their website was doing little ...
Read More

BAMsites Welcomes the New Thexton!

We build this original site back in 2004. It was high time for a new look and feel. [caption id="attachment_1405" align="alignright" width="300"] New Site: Launched August 2015[/caption] This particular site is using the OSCommerce e-commerce engine and comes with all the bells and whistles. The old site served us well for many years, but as you know, it's always good to stay up with the times and update designs to reflect a more modern look. This one features a slider banner upper right as well as a mobile rendition making Google friendly and mobile friendly at the same time. [...
Read More

Immanuel Lutheran Church – Crosby, MN

New Website for Crosby, MN Lutheran Church In 2004, BAMsites, a Brainerd MN area web services company, was asked to build a website for this local church. We employed a Joomla platform at the time and the site served us well for many years. Last summer the website team gathered to pursue a redesign. The site needed to look impressive, be welcoming to new members, easy to navigate, and mobile friendly. There are a number of church templates available out there so I did a search to cut to the chase on some design ideas. Since I placed the church's new site on Wordpress, we went with ...
Read More

SW Florida Tarpon Fishing

Captain Lew Morgan -  SW Florida Fishing Guide Everyone wants to catch big fish. I'm no different. And when we're talking really big fish, we're talking saltwater fishing. Captain Lew Morgan is a fishing guide near the famed Boca Grande tarpon coverts and a thousands of other saltwater fishing spots, both inshore and offshore. If you plan on going fishing soon then make sure to invest in one of the best fishing kayak. Southwest Florida is known for tarpon, redfish, snook, speckled trout and a host of other great fighting fish inshore. Captain Lew is an expert on putting anglers of all ages...
Read More

Brainerd Estate Planning & Disability Attorney

[caption id="attachment_1350" align="alignright" width="150"] Original Site ~ 2005[/caption] Rick Kreutzfeldt Law Office deals largely in estate planning, social security disability claims, real estate law, and business law. We did a much needed makeover for this site that was originally created in 2005. BAMsites redesigned the site and added some contemporary movement, as well as replicating the original SEO strategy what resulted in top search results for the areas that Mr. Kreutzfeldt specializes: Estate Planning Social Security Disability Business Law Real Estate Law ...
Read More