College of Dietitians of Ontario - Kentico CMS


The College of Dietitians regulate the profession of dietitians, sets and enforces standards for Dietitians in the areas of qualifications, registration, continuing competence, conduct and ethics and assists people in Ontario to access Registered Dietetic services and address their questions and concerns.

CDO approached Seventyeight Digital to design and develop a fully responsive, dynamic, impactful, socially interactive website to serve as a communications platform for its members, stakeholders and the public at large.

Key outcomes included:

  1. A solution that is implemented in CDO’s existing Kentico CMS platform.
  2. A site that is architected and constructed using Responsive Web Design (RWD) best practices in order to ensure optimized viewing for users through the device of their choosing - desktop, tablet or smart phone.
  3. Development of a modern, engaging, visually appealing design – one that presents CDO as a progressive, influential, authoritative, member-focussed organization.
  4. Optimized UI/UX design to provide streamlined screen layouts and navigation empowering users to easily complete key tasks and effectively explore CDO’s resource offering.
  5. Provision new functionality to support archiving of Council meeting materials, as well as providing the ability to create online newsletters.
  6. A powerful site-wide full text search utility with advanced filtering for content types and taxonomy elements.
  7. A fully bilingual website (French and English).
  8. A website that adheres to Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0.
  9. Training of CDO staff – empowering them to manage the day-to-day maintenance of the website.