The RainStorm Blog

Company news, industry analysis, and advice from RainStorm.

Client Spotlight: Rafael Grossmann

This past month saw a handful of website launches, but today we're taking a look at just one of them. Rafael Grossmann is a surgeon most widely known for his work with Google Glass. Rafael sought RainStorm to craft a platform for his commentaries on the medical and...

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How RainStorm Weathers a SnowStorm

Neither snow nor rain nor sleet... As the storm blustered across the eastern US last Tuesday, January 27th, the RainStorm team gathered for their regular 9:15 a.m. Tuesday staff meeting. The agenda was posted, the weekly goals had been set, and everyone greeted each...

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Fifteen Years — Looking Forward, Looking Back

This year RainStorm is recognizing its fifteen years in business. In 1999, current CEO Brian Rahill founded RainStorm to assist some of the earliest commercial websites with search engine marketing and promotion strategies. That startup has moved and grown from the...

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Introducing The Almanac, Our Quarterly Newsletter

We're launching a free resource called The Almanac, our quarterly newsletter where we'll provide company news and industry insights. Sign up below to stay up-to-date on what's happening at RainStorm and the world of web development. Sign Up Now

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Little Splash, Big Wave

Sometimes our clients need a quick solution before the larger process of a full website design/build can be finished. Sometimes this is all they want. Either way, a single splash page is an efficient way to get something out to your audience in a professional manner...

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RainStorm Retreat 2015

Yesterday at RainStorm we took a step back for our annual retreat. Our retreat is a day-long event where we spend the first half of the day reviewing our previous year as well as setting a course for the year to come. The second half of the day we head off for some...

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Welcome Ian and Monique!

This month we're welcoming Ian Lusk and Monique Bouchard (@moniquebouchard) to the RainStorm team. Ian will be working closely with Suze as a Support Web Developer on our support team. He'll be handling day-to-day website updates and technical support cases. Monique...

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Development Spotlight: Shop Second Saturday

Has this happened to you? You're a web development professional.  Maybe you're a freelancer or maybe you're part of a team.  You've almost built the website of your client's dreams but there's a hitch; they want some features that moves the project just out of reach...

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Foray Into Fashion

Just in time for winter, we got our first orders of gear in this afternoon including polos, hats, jackets, and more. Let us know what you think. More on Facebook and Twitter! RainStorm gear fresh into the office. A photo posted by RainStorm (@rainstormpics) on Oct 10,...

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MTI Tech Walk 2014

Today we'll be at the Maine Technology Institute Tech Walk 2014 conference at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor representing our startup CourseStorm. Stop by the exhibition floor to see us and the other MTI-funded startups. TechWalk is the event for Maine companies...

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