Back in 2011, I was tasked by a client to access the WordPress users database and display that data on a WordPress page. Having solved that issue I created a video showing others how to do the same. Surprisingly, so many of you viewed the video and asked quite a lot of questions. Recently, I … Read more
I’ve been working with self-hosted WordPress since 2010. At first it was just a free blog with WordPress.Com back in 2009 when I first started to blog. From there, it was a deep dive to self-hosting WordPress for my website and switching over existing client websites.
One of the lessons I learned early on is the importance of creating a child theme. A WordPress child theme is a the best way for you to modify your theme without your customizations getting overridden when there is a new update to the theme.
There are hundred of million websites across the globe and thousands of new ones being created daily. Do a Google search on the services and products you provide – look at the thousands and some cases hundreds to millions of search results. How will you stand out?
Here are a few tips on how optimize your website.
I recently had an opportunity to briefly sit and chat with a state law enforcement officer and after talking with him for a few minutes about what I do he quietly asked, ” so is it possible to create a website for free?” As I told the officer and now sharing with you, yes, you … Read more
I first began to understand web pages, creating web pages, and figuring out the HTML (the behind the scenes code) on a 9 in Mac (color – all the rage) and using Netscape Navigator. The year was 1997. So I’ve been creating websites for a quite a while. As the years progressed so did the … Read more
The other day I took my dog over to the veterinarian and while there I got to chatting with the receptionist and I had mentioned that I do web design. She said she was interested in setting up a website for herself to start selling her flip flops that she makes, but had no idea where to start, let alone how to design a website. The truth is, these days you don’t need hire a web designer to have a website you can pretty easily do it yourself.