Looks like this article is over a year old, so some of the technical solutions or opinions may be a bit outdated now.

DesignKarma is thrilled to have been accepted as an Official Craft Development Partner, and will be listed soon in Craft's new developer directory.

DesignKarma has been building Craft sites since the platform was released, and it continues to be our content management system of choice for most projects. Our clients love it, we love it, and hopefully we'll be Crafting for a long time yet.