happy little biz

Topic: wordpress

Learn to Build Your Own Business Website!

For six years now, folks have been telling me I should really develop materials to teach others how to create their own websites. I've always been a bit hesitant to do it, because I wanted to make sure whatever I offered was the best darned thing I could possibly create.…

10 tips for choosing a great domain name

One of the first things to think about when starting your own website is what website address (domain name) to use. Your website address is an important part of the puzzle, because it’s one of the first things potential clients will notice about your online presence. Here are 10…

Why choose WordPress for your small business website?

Because it’s 2015. That’s not just something cheeky Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said when asked about why his cabinet was a 50/50 split between men and women. It’s also a reminder that these modern times require a forward way of thinking about your business. These days…

(some of) My Favourite WordPress Plugins

When I build WordPress sites for my clients (or heck, for myself), I have a set of plugins I tend to fall back on for increased functionality and awesomeness. While I'm a happy WordPress custom theme developer, I don't tend to do much with plugins, save install them and sometimes…

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.…