The only thing standing between owners of super-small businesses and a good website is experience. If you don’t have experience, you hire someone who does – unless your budget is very small. Then what? You waste time and make frustrating mistakes as you try to build your site yourself? What if there was a proven […]
Despite impressions to the contrary from Wix, Weebly, GoDaddy and even Squarespace or WordPress, good websites aren’t cheap or easy. If you’ve ever hired a quality web designer, you know about the expense. If you’ve ever tried to build a site yourself, you no doubt discovered why someone who knows their stuff is worth the price. […]
A while back, Elizabeth Urello of Automattic (the people behind WordPress), wrote a post about whether a person should use WordPress.com or WordPress.org. That’s a common question among people with only basic familiarity with either flavor of WordPress. The article offers the best analogy (the freedoms and responsibilities of owning versus renting property) I’ve seen […]
When a business is 100% online, it’s twice as important to have a site that looks sharp, works well for customers and makes it easy to show and sell what you’ve got. Kirsty Cleverly’s gorgeous new Bonjour Quilts website does all of the above. Warning: Kirsty’s gorgeous photos may make even not-so-crafty folks consider taking up sewing.
Was honored to be profiled in the “Take 5” spotlight in West Georgia Living’s May/June issue. Take 5’s current focus is on entrepreneurial women in its tri-county coverage area.
How big of a “Shop Local” proponent are you? Got a sticker on your car? Great. Reposted a “Shop Local” meme to Facebook? Swell. But how many reviews have you written for your favorite local businesses? Time to put up or shut up.