Web Design: Tools of the Trade-Our Favorites (to help you save time)

Your business website is the hub for everything you have to offer. An all-in-one center of sorts—it’s where visitors find out about your services or products as well as an opportunity to contact you. Besides its aesthetics, you want to make sure your site is easy to find, simple to navigate, and accessible to all. […]

Sites with a Strong Sense of Authenticity 

More and more businesses are becoming more authentic, and we love it! Websites seem to be gaining more sense of place and who we are.  When businesses do this, we get a sneak peek at the personalities behind the brand.  So many websites are featuring photographs of locales on their homepages. “About” pages are calling […]

15 Must-Haves for an Effective Website

See the full article here. Appeared in AMERICAN QUILT RETAILER June 2022 Your website is the most efficient marketing tool. It serves your customers 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Every year sees many changes in the world of websites. As a business owner, it is hard to stay on top of trends. […]

The Top Things Missing from your Website Are Hurting Your ROI

You spent money on your website, is it really working for you? There are certain ‘must-haves’ that may be missing from your site. If they are, you could be turning away prospective clients and sales, and hurting your ROI. Here are the top things that you need to make sure your site has: Your Brand […]

Your Website Could be Driving Your Customers Away! How? Let’s Count the Ways!

1. Outdated Design – It’s important to understand the impact your website will have on your business revenue! First impressions are powerful.  An outdated website layout gives your audience the idea that your business is old or neglected. They may assume that your business is slow, or wonder if you have closed your doors completely. […]

My Favorite Web Hosting and Why

What is website hosting? Website hosting services are basically the “plot” of “Internet land” that your website sits on. You can think of these hosting services as the landlords that put up your site, and keep it backed up and running so your visitors can access and see it whenever they type in your URL. […]

What’s the Big Deal About Mobile-First Design?

Yeah, Mobile-First design— it’s kind of a big deal. Kind of a really big deal. The number of users searching on mobile phones is continuing to rise. By 2025, that number is expected to jump to 72.5%! So, it makes sense that it is important to set up the user experience and design of the website […]

What is Responsive Design and Why Does My Site Need it?

Have you ever gone to a website on your phone and the site looks like a desktop site? And then you have to zoom up and in and around in order to see the content of the page? Frustrating right? That happens because the site is not mobile-friendly. It’s all about the RWD. What is […]

5 Must-do Things on Your WordPress Site

Setup WordPress SEO – WordPress SEO plug-ins edit parts of your website’s code structure, making it easier for search engines to crawl and index. How important is that you ask? Well, considering search engines are the top traffic source for most websites, VERY important. These plugins allow you to do things like edit your meta […]

Picking a Domain Name

Things to Consider When Choosing a Domain Name When considering your domain name, keep in mind how search engines operate and how your company or merchandise can be lost in a web of similar products. Keywords are the Internet’s way of locating your domain name. It is always a good idea to keep your domain […]