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Links, Tigers & Bears... Oh My!

Happy Wednesday everyone! This week I wanted to give you some general resources that may help you with your own website or blog. These are especially useful for anyone who is doing a lot of their website management themselves. Typography Changing the fonts on your website, or just want to…

You aren't my client

I can hear you now. "What do you mean, I'm not your client? If I'm paying for this website, that makes me the client, right?" Well, not exactly. Yes, if we're working on your website together, you did hire me and you are the client in our working relationship. That…

New Google rules for Mobile-friendly sites

A newer version of this post can be found here Many people have been receiving emails from Google over the last few weeks, warning them their website is not mobile-friendly and it will negatively affect their SEO rankings. But what does that mean for your website, exactly? Well, a very…

Tips for making your website more engaging

Happy Groundhog Day! Here in Toronto it feels like instead of reliving the same day over and over, we're going to relive shovelling the same pile of snow over and over. if we can teach the groundhog to drive, think we can teach him to shovel snow? Today I'd like…

Help, I need a website! Part 3: WordPress?

So for the next post in this series, I'm going to cover a bit about WordPress. Since WordPress is a very popular platform for building and maintaining a website, it tends to make up a fair chunk of the requests developers get from clients looking to create a new site.…

Why your website design should be part of your business plan

Probably the hardest thing for folks to figure out is why they need a website. They're aware that having an online presence is an essential part of marketing (and advertising) their business, but they don't really know what a website can do for them beyond helping them be found in…