Choosing a WordPress Professional: 5 Traits for the Right Fit

WordPress is all the rage these days. You can learn to use it yourself, which is great. Chances are that, as your business grows, your time to work on your website will dwindle. You may realize that you need some help in this area and that it’s time to consult a professional. You know what they say: admitting you need help is…

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Are WordPress Maintenance Fees Worth Your Money?

So you have this new website done in WordPress. It’s attractive, interactive, and is getting your name out there. That’s awesome! You’re good to go, right? You even know how to add products, blog posts, or page content yourself, but just the basic stuff. What more do you need? You’re paying for hosting, and they have some basic security and…

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Website Backups: Is Your Most Valuable Asset Covered?

So you have a brand new website. So exciting! You or your web designer has worked hard to get everything working just right, and you’re super pleased with the results. You even understand the importance of your website. It’s the only part of your organization that never sleeps, never goes on vacation, and is always there. Your website is your…

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How to Improve WordPress Installation for Amazing Website Success

So you’ve decided to use WordPress! You’re definitely not alone. According to a recent report, WordPress is now used by nearly 60% of websites. It’s even easier to install than ever, now that most web hosts offer it so freely. But what to do after that initial WordPress installation? While it’s tempting to jump right in to making that website look awesome, but…

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Text Alignment in Web Design: To Center or Not?

In web design circles, you hear the term “accessibility” thrown around quite a bit. I think this is a great thing. When we inspect our sites to see if they meet accessibility criteria, however, we tend to ignore text alignment. Text Alignment and the Brain Now, I realize that most people don’t give text alignment a second thought, especially on…

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