Interactive Solutions for Adventure Brands

We conceptualize, design and build user-centered, content driven websites for adventure brands: clients that promote, equip and enable adventure.

We currently have a number of openings at Substance for you to join our team: Senior User Experience & Content Strategist, Senior Interactive Producer, Back-End Web Developer, and Interactive Art Director

A work of Substance

Travel Oregon

How do you create a trusted resource for Oregon travel inspiration and trip information? That’s the question we set out to answer when we embarked on reinventing Continue Reading…

Our capabilities

Research & Strategy

  • Digital Strategy
  • Brand Strategy
  • Content Strategy
  • Business Solutions Strategy
  • Site Analytics

Concept & Design

  • Concept Development
  • User Experience
  • Information Architecture
  • Interface Design
  • Responsive Design: Desktop, Handheld & Beyond


  • Content Management Systems
  • Front-End & Back-End Coding
  • Online Applications
  • Web, Commerce & Mobile
  • 3rd Party Integration

From the blog

The Substance Field Guide to ESTO Portland 2015

We are incredibly excited that Portland has been selected to host the U.S. Travel Association’s ESTO (Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations) conference this year, from August 23-25. With a number of Substance clients coming to town as well as friends from a number of Destination Marketing Organizations from across the country, we’ve put together some of our favorite places to eat, drink, and go when you’re in town. Continue Reading…