How to Change Footer Credits in Genesis Executive Pro Theme

One of the most frequently asked questions I get from frustrated WordPress users is “how do I change the footer credits and text in my theme”. “Am I allowed to change the footer credits for my WordPress theme” is another question which pops up quite frequently. You’ll be pleased to know the answer is YES! You are allowed to change the footer credits and you probably should do so. It Read more...

5 Free Tools To Increase Traffic To Your Website

You created a stylish new website, set up social media accounts, added a blog and you frequently publish quality content. You’re doing everything we told you to do – so where is all that business you expected? Well, we never said it would be easy! Luckily there are some great free tools you can use to help build traffic to your website. More visitors mean more business – so if you’re not usi Read more...

The “Don’t Make Me Think” Approach To Web Design

A trip to the grocery store yesterday should have been a quick and stress free experience. However it was not! The anguish I felt when leaving the store inspired this post. I’m sure you’re wondering how the local grocery store could trigger a post about website usability – so here goes… I ran into our local store on the the way home to pick up a few quick items. If you must know – I n Read more...

7 Reasons Why You Still Need Your Own Website!

It’s 2014 and surprisingly many small business owners still don’t understand why you need to have your own website. Just recently a friend told us that “websites are so outdated, everyone uses Facebook and YouTube.” As shocked as we were to hear this, it’s a common sentiment within the small business community. This attitude however could not be further from the truth. Yes, many of you Read more...

Disposable email address helps manage spam and unwanted messages.

Startling fact – almost 70% of email sent in 2012 was considered to be SPAM!  Yup – you read correctly – spam accounted for nearly three quarters of the messages in our in-boxes last year. A typical example of spam in my own in-box is from businesses who required my email address so I could receive something I needed!  They then proceed to send me frequent spam type messages along with proving m Read more...

Building your customer base with amazing service.

This is a post from several years ago about building your customer base with amazing service.  It came to mind again today as I was helping a client identify their ideal clients and update the copy on their website. It’s not really about web design, but about some off line marketing skills that will certainly compliment  your online marketing campaigns… Earlier this week my eight year old son’s Read more...

What is Facebook Graph Search?

You’ve probably heard the buzz this week surrounding the launch by Facebook of their latest feature Graph Search! You’re probably also asking what is Facebook Graph Search and how can I use it? This new search feature will allow Facebook users to search information already indexed by the Facebook community.  Once fully launched, you’ll be able to search and locate people by their location, intere Read more...

Affordable web design packages – Holiday Special – Save $150

Now that Thanksgiving’s over it’s time for us all to get back to work! And… (gasp) it’s only 37 days till 2013!  Time to start working on your business plans/goals for new year. Why not start the new year off with a brand new website or a fresh, updated look for your current website and save $150 on my affordable web design packages. I know, I know – you already have a website and it Read more...

Tips for Creating a New Website – a Quick Guide For Beginners

How to create a new website is another one of those questions I hear constantly. It’s pretty simple to get a website up and running these days but you’ll want to make sure you do it the right way!  Take advantage of the many services and resources available when you’re creating a new website. This guide will cover the basics and give you some basic tips. How to create a new website… Buy a Read more...