In our second North San Diego Graphic Designers Users Group meeting, we discussed theme basics, SEO, SEM and geo-local search. The room was filled with graphic designers eager to figure out how to use WP as a web design platform. More to follow, but if you’re interested in WordPress join us in January 2012.
A few years back there was an infomercial out called “Stop The Insanity” by Susan Powter which was about losing weight and dieting. Today’s business owners who want a website are going insane with all the choices available. As a business website developer I use WordPress for my projects which I’m often asked to justify […]
In response to a Facebook comment… A business website is like any business development method, the one you do consistently and master is the one that will get you business. If you hate writing, don’t setup a blogging site. For Example; each month, people type into google “san diego real estate” about 200,000 times and […]
Here’s what I’ve found. Yes. Get a blog (recommendation below). But not a blog that is hosted on one of the free services (wordpress.com or blogger) is of little use to a business owner or licensed professional. Your articles benefit the hosting company and not you. Also the features are limited and restrict what you […]
Social Media Consultants are rapidly replacing SEO consultants as the hype du jour. Do you need a consultant to manage your social media activities? I don’t think so and here’s why. First: Social Media is based on relationships NOT volume of friends, followers or fans/likes. There maybe a relationship between the quantity of Facebook Friends […]
Are you a WordPress newbie? This popular web platform is ideal for small business websites. There are hundreds of themes, plugins, options and support available. WordPress is my development platform of choice for my sites and my client’s sites. In my opinion there are several dozen reasons why I prefer WordPress and reason numero uno […]
As WordPress 3.0 looms closer, there will be lots of confusion about the new Multi-Site functionality. I’ve just installed the latest beta version and will have some thoughts, opinions and recommendations as I start tinkering.