The Basics of WordPress Security

A beautiful, state-of-the-art, highly-functioning website with great SEO is worthless if it becomes hacked. Not only is it a major hassle to put the site back in order, it will have lasting effects on your business’s reputation. If you also happen to be running an ecommerce platform, a hacked site will drive customers away in … Read more

My Five Favorite WordPress Plugins

WordPress is the most popular content management system in the world, and that means that there is a universe (more than 26,000 of them) of plugins developed for the platform. Here are five that we recommend to our clients and use often. Events Manager Events Manager is a full featured solution for managing events and … Read more

Responsive Web Design

With the rise of smartphones, mobile devices account for 15% of all internet traffic. There are many ways to go online, like desktops, smartphones, laptops, and iPads. All of these devices have different screen sizes, which need to be considered when designing a website. World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) standards conformity is the #1 consideration … Read more

Nonprofit website, how may I improve thee?

Websites for nonprofits have some requirements that are similar to all other websites and some requirements that are unique. Some of the similar requirements are: A highly memorable look and feel. Lots of nonprofits that we work with spend a lot of time fleshing out an appropriate mission statement. This is important work, and I … Read more

E-commerce: Improve Your Conversion Rates

Conversion rates. If you are a seasoned ecommerce entrepreneur, you know them well. On an e-commerce site, in its simplest form, conversion rate means “how often do people buy from your store instead of just visiting it”. This list will give you one or two (or eleven) ways to increase your e-commerce conversion rate: Charging … Read more