What We Do | ZAP Solutions

We engineer software, apps, and websites for everyone: from large universities to boutique advertising agencies, multinational corporations to small non-profits.

Website Development

As technology partners we can provide consulting and development expertise for a range of Web-based projects, including intranets and extranets, custom programming and analysis, responsive design, and online marketing.

  • Marked Nutrition
    Marked Nutrition
    GNC, in association with Mullen
  • Nestle site, worked in concert with Smith Brothers Agency
    Nestle Outshine
    Worked in concert with Smith Brothers Agency
  • University of Pittsburgh Police Department
    University of Pittsburgh Police Department
    Worked in concert with UMC
  • Point Park University
    Point Park University
    Worked in concert with Smith Brothers Agency
  • Worked in concert with Robert Morris University
    Robert Morris University
    Worked in concert with Robert Morris University
  • Worked in concert with Mullen
    Pittsburgh Zoo
    Worked in concert with Mullen
  • Worked in concert with Smith Brothers Agency
    Stouffers
    Worked in concert with Smith Brothers Agency

Content Management Systems

Our team of experienced developers can help you identify the right CMS platform to meet your organization’s needs. We have experience implementing dynamic websites using open source CMS solutions, complex enterprise-level CMS products and our own proprietary CMS platform.

  • Drupal
  • WordPress
  • Joomla
  • Sitecore
  • Sharepoint
  • Ektron
  • Kentico
  • And more...

Facebook Apps

At ZAP we develop and integrate powerful applications with Facebook that increase audience interaction, engagement, and create lasting relationships with brands.

  • Skinny Cow Candy LOL-O-METER
    LOL-O-METER
    In association with Smith Brothers
  • Drumstick Snap Summer Photo Contest
    Drumstick Snap Summer Photo Contest
    In association with Smith Brothers

Skinny Cow Candy LOL-O-Meter

Nestlé in association with Smith Brothers

Developed an online quiz that leads users to create and share their LOL profiles and rewards them with a $1.00 off coupon.

  • back-end development of the microsite
  • built the customer marketing database
  • implemented the coupon codes
  • development and integration of the Q&A logic that leverages Facebook’s Open Graph and API

Drumstick Snap Summer Photo Contest

Nestlé in association with Smith Brothers

Developed an online Instagram photo contest that allows Drumstick consumers to compete in a six week photo contest and leads them to view the weekly winners on Facebook, and rewards them with a $10,000 Grand Prize.

  • back-end development of the microsite
  • integrated partner web services
  • integration with Instagram for photo gallery to capture photos
  • built custom admin functionality for winner selection

Database Development

Skills & Expertise

Built by ZAP

AMP

From application to interview, AMP provides the tools to easily accept, review, and analyze prospective graduate student applications online. Developed and maintained in house by Zap, our customizable system is used by more than 50 universities to manage their application processes. With a built-in interview scheduler and 24/7 Zap support, AMP is the only end-to-end system on the market.

Learn more about AMP

Schedule Today

Our real-time, online interview scheduler makes managing the interview process simple. From setting up available interview slots to inviting applicants to self-schedule appointments, the Web-based software eliminates the back-and-forth emails and phone calls. Schedule Today can be used anywhere to make it easier for people to get together.

Schedule Today

CAMP CMS

Our customizable, Web-based content management system offers tremendous flexibility and powerful features at an affordable price.

  • Easy-to-use WYSIWYG editor for inserting copy, links, images, and tables
  • 100 % browser based; PC and MAC compatible
  • Page level versioning
  • Flexible, dynamic navigation and menu control
  • Search engine friendly/readable URLs
  • Content meta data for improving search engine placement
  • Full site vs. “my pages” view
  • 3 different page types (content, data or form)
  • Integration with Google site search
  • Spell checker
  • Reporting capability includes content freshness and file use reports
  • Workflow control for content review and publishing with email notifications
  • Granular content and template permissions
  • User administration and role-based security architecture
  • Robust media asset management
  • Section 508 and web accessibility features
  • Page previewing features with staging and production environments
  • Events calendar with locations and event types
  • News article/press release management module
  • Design template system to separate content from look and feel
  • CSS administration and support
  • Menuing tools for creating separate menus, e.g., jump menu, news ticker, breadcrumbs
  • Simple forms management
  • XML/XSLT templating tools
  • Capable of managing multiple domains
  • Password-protected pages
  • Photo gallery features
  • Reusable content blocks
  • Social media tools
  • Custom tools, applications, and APIs

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