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Want You to
Love Your Website
Creative Solutions Since 1997
Totally customizable professional website, search engine optimization and domain management, that is proven to work.
• Straight Forward Honest Approach to Business • Total Customization - No Cookie Cutter Websites • No Hidden Costs, Low Balling or Greedy Contracts • Generous Reliable Hosting Plans • Feature Rich Email - Fully Customizable • Simple, Affordable SEO That Works • Dedicated IP's and Upgrades, Available as Needed • Timely Updates as YOU Need Them • Mobile Website Development & Hosting • Integratable CMS, Update Your Website & Photos • Fully Licensed and Insured
Why Choose Us?
We Take Care of YOU
We won’t confuse you with “tech talk”. We sit down with you, owner to owner, to develop a plan for your website that can be implemented now… with a vision for the future.
When you partner with First Wave you get so much more than just a Webmaster or Search Engine Expert. You get a full time, committed business aligning with yours who knows the internet and how it works, like your accountant knows your taxes. We are a cutting edge website design team with old fashion business values. At First Wave we take pride in treating our customers with integrity and building a relationship with each one. We are not a fly by night operation. We are looking for a long-term business relationship.
This means long term advice for each customer. By focusing on the big picture, we protect your interests and ours. Also, we take the time to explain things and help you understand.
Why Custom Web Design?
Be Strikingly Unique
Make us one of your “go-to team of experts” and go beyond, cookie cutter results, “yes men” and one size fits all options.
When you want experienced advice and talented straight talking people who can help you make the best decision for your business, First Wave is there. We can evaluate your current status, devise a plan, evaluate it with you and then implement a strategy to move forward. Give us the ball, a timeline and a budget, we will run with it until completion. And even better yet, “we are here when you need us and won’t be bugging you when you don’t”! And when you do need us, you get an actual person to deal with about your issue, because we really do care about your success.
Our Services
Consider it done! Say yes to firm quotes and firm timelines; you can depend on us to say what we mean and do what we say.
At First Wave we respect your budget by offering a simple cost structure and upfront fees for services. No salesmen, no gimmicks, no tech talk, we do business with a handshake and a smile.

We take pride in consistently producing designs that are original masterpieces created especially to meet the specific needs, style,
budget and timelines of the customers we serve. We can work with your existing brand or design a whole new look for your company. Including; logos, business cards and other graphics upon request, in addition to your website and SEO (search engine optimization).
When it comes to Company Branding, First Wave offers it all. Below is a list of our hosting, design, development and integrated services to make your website a fantastic tool in promoting your business. • Webpage Design • Mobile Websites • Search Engine Optimization Packages • Spam Filters • Email List Website Plugins • Keyword integration • Domain Hosting • Website Hosting • Online, Mobile and Offline Email • Social Media Plugins • Blogs • Web Stats & Traffic Analysis Tools • Logo Design • Corporate Branding • Business Card Designs • Flyer Designs • Custom Photo Shows • Picasa Integration • Google Calendar Integration • Google Ad words Monitoring • Google Analytics site Integration • Responsive Websites • Plus Multiple CMS System to Meet Your Needs • WordPress with Staging Areas • Safe Harbor Host • SSL’s Available We have developed a “CMS - Customer Management System” which allows customers to update their own websites! We can add editable areas to suit your needs on as many places as you want. Ask about our Mobile Websites, professional, custom designed to match your finished First Wave web site at great rates! Plus when you go mobile you increase your SEO, ask us how.
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Lynn Riel Design Director, Web Master 905.834.8954
Lynn Riel is a seasoned Webmaster who is very hands-on and has a passion for the internet and creative work. She worked as an award winning computer instructor, course developer and corporate trainer across the Niagara Region for 10 years. In the classroom at Niagara College, Niagara FreeNet, Lifetime Learning Center and MicroAge. Also teaching online for colleges province wide through The Consortium of Ontario Learn. In the areas of Graphic Design, Webpage Design Software and Internet. Lynn Riel is one of the pioneers in this industry, having started with the Niagara FreeNet back in 1994.

In 1997 Lynn started First Wave on a part time basis to pursue her passion of developing websites. In 2006 Lynn quit teaching to pursue First Wave on full time basis, she worked alone for many years, and now First Wave has grown to the point where a team was needed to be put into place in order to keep up with the demands of developing effective websites on the ever changing world wide web.
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On behalf of First Wave, Lynn Riel would like to thank all of our customers for hosting with us!