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Core Expertise: Websites and Portals

Put 25 years of website development experience to work for you

You may ask, “What’s the difference between a website and a portal?” The answer varies, but our definition is the scale and functionality. A website is primarily used to present information and while the information is updated periodically it isn’t a living thing. Portals are often online communities where participants are registered and information is bi-directional. These portals may have millions of pages and members.

For over 25 years we’ve been building important websites and portals. As far back as 1998 we built technology for medical practices that helped improve the patient experience by streamlining new patient registration and prescription pickup. Since then we’ve built critical websites and portals for businesses and governments that transact billions in commerce for millions of people. Let our experience help you solve your website and portal development needs.

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Top platforms we use

Atlantic BT is an expert in many different platforms. Check out all of our areas of expertise.

ABT was a fantastic partner to work with. They were curious, meticulous, and agile throughout our entire product discovery process. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend the ABT team to anyone looking for support on UX research, design, and application architecture.

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Our custom websites in action

Campbell University

University WordPress website redesign & partnership

As part of a multi-site WordPress redesign for, Atlantic BT developed a new user-centric content strategy and navigation. With our help, became a cohesive digital ecosystem that engages students and staff across all devices.
Toshiba Global Commerce

Custom website and partnership with b2b technology company

Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions collaborated with Atlantic BT to redesign their b2b custom website, They aimed for a design that provides an optimal mobile experience and allows users to easily access information.
Training Industry

Training company WordPress retainer client

The Atlantic BT and Training Industry partnership began with our team overhauling an early version of their website. They later sought our help again to develop an integration strategy between their website, and their Learning Management System.

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Our Team of Experts

Our team is your powerhouse of expertise, ready to support and elevate your website, whether through a complete overhaul or targeted enhancements. Beyond our professional excellence, we value a harmonious balance between work and creativity. Visit our About Us page to meet the team. You’ll get a glimpse of our vibrant team culture through AI-generated profile pictures that showcase our ABTers in various imaginative avatars. It’s a fun peek into how we blend generative AI technology with our passion for innovative web design.


How Stable is Your Website?

  • Do you keep and audit regular backups of your data and/or content?
  • Is the code for your website stored in a secure repository?
  • Do you have a policy governing updates for the CMS, plugins, and/or code libraries?
  • How frequently are there problems with making multiple code changes and code getting overwritten?
  • Are your deployments automated or does someone manually push (FTP) code?
  • Do you maintain development, staging, and production versions of your website?
  • Do you regularly scan for performance, security, and accessibility problems?

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Embrace innovation to drive new value for your organization. Let’s innovate something great together.

Comprehensive web design and development services tailored to you

Our expertise spans the entire website development lifecycle, ensuring every aspect of your digital presence is refined, from user experience design to robust security measures. Our diverse portfolio covers various industries, demonstrating our ability to adapt and excel in delivering solutions that meet the unique demands of businesses like yours, regardless of size or sector.

Leveraging our deep technological knowledge, we work with an array of platforms and software, ensuring your website not only meets but exceeds industry standards. Whether you prefer a dynamic CMS like WordPress or Drupal, or need a custom-built site using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, we’re here to craft a website that perfectly captures the essence of your brand.

Tailor-made solutions for your unique brand

Your website is a reflection of your unique business identity. We specialize in creating custom solutions that give you the flexibility to incorporate any feature you desire, ensuring your website stands out. With our guidance, choosing the ideal solution becomes effortless, always prioritizing the user experience to keep you ahead in your industry.

Streamlining content management for efficiency

Content Management System (CMS) is your gateway to effortless content creation and management, designed to be user-friendly regardless of your technical expertise. Popular platforms like WordPress and Drupal make it possible for anyone on your team to update your website, keeping your content fresh and engaging.

If your current website setup doesn’t utilize a CMS, adopting one can revolutionize your online presence. You’ll notice immediate improvements in how easily you can maintain your site, implement design updates, and achieve greater efficiency in both cost and time. Our role is to guide you in choosing the CMS that aligns perfectly with your business’s unique requirements, ensuring you get the most out of your digital space.

Should you decide it’s time for a change, whether to transition between CMS platforms or upgrade to the latest technology—like moving from Drupal 7 to Drupal 9—we’re here to ensure the process is smooth and seamless. Our expertise in navigating these transitions has helped businesses like the Stan Johnson Company revitalize their websites without disrupting their operations.

Connect your business operations with system integrations

Integrating data from your website with key systems like Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software, accounting platforms, or Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems transforms the efficiency of your business operations. This strategic integration creates a unified platform that enables real-time data sharing and synchronization across all your business tools, streamlining workflows and significantly enhancing operational efficiency.

Such integration minimizes the risk of data discrepancies, ensuring that the information you rely on for decision-making is accurate and up-to-date. It also offers a holistic view of your business operations, empowering you with the insights needed for informed decision-making and strategic planning.

Embracing data and system integration means taking a significant step towards operational excellence. As part of our comprehensive web development services, we specialize in creating these unified systems to help your business achieve streamlined processes, better data management, and improved strategic outcomes.

Unlock a seamless online experience with responsive design

Embrace responsive design to guarantee your website delivers a flawless experience on every device—be it smartphones, tablets, or computers. By adopting this approach, the need for a separate “mobile website” is eliminated, simplifying your digital strategy and ensuring your content adapts effortlessly to any screen size.

This user-centric approach not only streamlines management for you but significantly enhances the browsing experience for your audience, making your website more accessible and inviting to a broader demographic. Responsive design is key to engaging users across all platforms, offering them a seamless and consistent interaction with your brand, regardless of how they access your site.

By prioritizing a responsive design, you’re choosing a hassle-free, effective way to broaden your reach and connect with users, ensuring everyone has access to your website’s full functionality and content, no matter their device.

Ensure your website’s optimal performance with comprehensive maintenance

Maintaining your website’s health and performance is essential, and it’s about more than just making a good impression. Regular maintenance checks, content updates, and enhancements not only keep your site running smoothly but also bolster its security against threats. Our dedicated website maintenance services are designed to lift the burden off your shoulders, providing you with the assurance that your online presence is in expert hands.

With our Managed Service Provider (MSP) services, you gain access to ongoing software updates, bug fixes, performance optimization, rigorous security audits, and robust backup and recovery protocols, alongside round-the-clock technical support. This suite of services ensures your website operates at peak efficiency, remains secure against evolving threats, and continues to engage and delight your visitors without interruption.

Elevate your website with secure and reliable hosting

The foundation of your successful online presence is not just a well-designed website but also the reliability and security of its hosting. Recognizing the importance of dependable web hosting, we integrate superior hosting solutions with our web development expertise to ensure your website benefits from unparalleled uptime, performance, and security.

Our team is equipped to design, implement, and manage the hosting infrastructure for your website, encompassing all necessary applications. We prioritize scalability and security in our hosting services, ensuring that as your business grows, your website can seamlessly adapt to increasing demands without compromising on performance or security.

Atlantic BT helps clients easily manage, secure, and scale their core technologies

Our employees work with autonomy, mastery, and purpose to create work we can all be proud of. We believe in striking the right balance between work and play, treating everyone at Atlantic BT as a trusted family member.

25 Years of Experience

We have over 25 years of experience as a web development company. Fun fact, we were founded in September of 1998 – the same time as Google!

Full-Service Agency

Our web development services include expertise for every stage of the website development lifecycle.

Diverse Industry Experience

Our industry experience includes manufacturing, ecommerce, higher education, learning management, membership associations, technology, aviation, healthcare and professional services. 

1,000+ Projects Completed.

We have completed over 1,000+ projects, including website redesigns, software development, cloud migrations, AI consulting services, and more.

Diverse Tech Stack Expertise

Our web development services include expertise for every stage of the website development lifecycle.

We’re Fun

A web development project involves a partnership between our family and yours. We’ll be working closely together for the duration of the project, so you might as well select a web development company that you’ll have fun with in the meantime. 

Website Solutions

Our work as a web development company expands across all different types of websites, which exist to serve a unique purpose. From static, information-based websites to dynamic, functional web applications that drive business growth. Read further to discover the diverse web-based software solutions that our web development company offers.

Web Applications

Fully digitize your company’s presence with custom web applications designed specifically for your business needs. Imagine a solution that fits your processes like a glove, enhancing efficiency, user experience, and ultimately, your bottom line. Our team works closely with you to understand your unique challenges and goals, crafting bespoke applications that propel your operations forward. With a custom web application, your business is not just keeping pace with digital trends; it’s setting them, providing a unique value proposition to your customers and a competitive edge in your industry.

Customer Portals

Transform the way you engage with your customers through a dedicated customer portal, tailored to provide an exceptional and personalized experience. Imagine giving your customers the convenience of accessing services, managing their accounts, and finding support all in one place, anytime and anywhere. Our approach involves understanding your and your customers’ needs to create a portal that’s not only intuitive but also secure and feature-rich. From streamlined service requests to secure payment processing and real-time communication, a custom-designed customer portal can enhance customer satisfaction, loyalty, and engagement. Let’s work together to build a portal that becomes a vital touchpoint between you and your customers, driving efficiency and deepening relationships.


Elevate your online store to new heights with our ecommerce solutions, tailored to meet the unique demands of your business and your customers. Whether you’re expanding your product lines or aiming to enhance the shopping experience, we’re here to guide you every step of the way. From seamless payment integrations to intuitive navigation and everything in between, we ensure your ecommerce site is not only visually appealing but also powerful, secure, and easy to manage. Let’s transform your ecommerce vision into a reality, creating a platform that captivates your audience and drives conversions.

Improve Website Performance

Speed, reliability, and efficiency are the cornerstones of a successful website. If your site is lagging, experiencing downtime, or failing to keep users engaged, it’s time for a performance overhaul. We specialize in optimizing website performance, ensuring your site loads quickly, operates smoothly, and delivers an exceptional user experience across all devices. From technical audits to content optimization and everything in between, we implement strategic improvements that not only boost your site’s performance but also improve search rankings and user satisfaction. Let us help you turn your website into a high-performing digital asset that captivates and converts.


In the digital age, your website’s ability to communicate with other systems via APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) can be a game-changer for your business. By integrating APIs, we can help you streamline operations, enhance user experiences, and unlock new capabilities for your website. Whether it’s pulling in data from external sources, connecting to social media platforms, or enabling payment processing, APIs offer endless possibilities to enhance functionality and efficiency. Partner with us to explore how custom API integration can open up new avenues for innovation and growth in your business.

Getting started with 
Atlantic BT

There are lots of ways we can work together as your web development company – we pride ourselves on being flexible. We recognize that politics are a part of every organizational decision. Perhaps everyone is onboard with hiring a web development company, yay! But if your organization is like most, you probably need some momentum before any real progress can be made. We can achieve success following either approach.


You’re not sure what you need

You may need any or all of strategy, planning, architecture, content, design, development, testing, execution, hosting, maintenance, management, updates and tech support. We’re happy to help every step of the way or just where you need us.

Reach out to us today to learn more about Atlantic BT’s experience as a leading web development company.


You need a web development company to guide the way

We’ve helped lots of organizations achieve success when they didn’t have a consensus that a web development company was needed. We can help you build that consensus and help you make a case for an appropriate budget. We can provide market research that informs decisions. We can validate your ideas. We offer a progression of web development services that fit perfectly to build momentum, while also generating important documentation that we can use on the actual project.


You know exactly what you want

You’ve spent a good deal of time with your stakeholders and have developed a plan for the next phase or two of your website. That’s great – we can help you execute your vision. Chances are, we can make your vision even better. We’ve never found a situation where a client didn’t say, “wow, your suggestions really made a big difference.” As your web development company, we’ll start with your plan, and if we see an opportunity to suggest some things we’ve learned from experience, we’ll do that along the way.

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More than just a web development company

While our business began in 1998 with website design and development, that’s not all that we do at Atlantic BT. At our heart, we are a technology company and our passion and services expand to other technology solutions as well.