New Site Creation

Why WordPress!

Why do I specialize only in WordPress?  It is #1 for a reason.  : being the largest and most flexible free website platform is just the start.  There are more plugins for functions, styling, forms, etc., than most developers know about; and help for each (except for some themes and plugins; keep reading, details in […]

*FREE SB $97 theme

This theme came to my attention quite a while ago, and continues to impress me as time goes on.  It is, hands down, the best theme for brick and mortar stores!! It is not a free theme, unless you buy some licenses and give them to your clients (like I do).  Buying it outright is […]

Websites from Scratch

Whether DIY or freelance, what do you need to create an effective website from scratch?  Well, a good outline of content and function after learning the basics possibilities available in each platform can save more money than you can imagine.  Such planning will get a professional looking site at a fraction of the cost… even […]

48 hour website!

Due to the logical and organizational skills of one client, I was able to do a site from scratch in two days!  This is the type of organization that saves time and money.  This type of focus can help you create your site faster with fewer revisions. Her outline included: Page name and order (including […]

Backup AND Documentation

Backup of a site is pretty self-explanatory, yet there are variables to consider and schedules to be set.  Many backup plugins offer to back up to your host server or a remote account, like Dropbox.  Then you can decide to backup just your data or the whole site; the rule of thumb here is to […]

New Website? Which Format?

Let’s make sure we are all on the same page first.  Understand a website has 3 basic elements to reside on the Internet. A domain name that has to be registered with a domain name registrar.  They are the folks who keep your domain name so no one else can claim or use it.  There […]

Don’t Buy A Theme!

There are more WordPress themes available than anyone can completely comprehend: free themes, in-expensive themes, expensive themes, and (best of all) a theme made for your specifications.  This last one is WordPress’s standard “Twenty Eleven” theme.  It is basic yet: updated, ready for mobile devices, and more versatile than many paid themes.  But basic design […]

SEO Security negates SEO Ranking

With constant changes on how they compute who gets the top billing when folks type in search queries, the major search engines keep SEO in flux.  As recently as December 2012 Google made changes to their “search quality”; more specifically their search algorithm!  Then there are the new players in the game.  Since Google now […]