I often want to check out new designers for fashion website for women over 40. The problem is, many of them are making it VERY hard for me to do so. Their websites are made to look edgy and modern, but in the process they have forgotten about usability, speed and search engines and the [...]
No doubt there are lots of free applications and free website tools available these days to create a good website…. if you know what you are doing. Too often many of these websites look cheap and unprofessional or don’t have any of the essentials that make a website successful. So which things are key if [...]
There are many ways to create a website these days. I have done extensive research and I currently use only 2 software applications for all my websites: ProntaCMS and WordPress. Both have their pros and cons. I thought it would be helpful to highlight the similarities, pros and cons of the 2 options and who [...]
In my previous article “Why I think that template based websites are a good idea” I discussed the possibility of creating a website from a well constructed template or wordpress theme. Using a template (or a theme as it is called in WordPress) is especially useful when you choose to build a dynamic site with [...]
People may be surprised that I also promote templates on this website. Would that not cause less business for me? Well, in some cases yes, but let me first go into more detail on why I think templates can be helpful for businesses.
As I was looking for a new wordpress theme for the creation of a new website, I did a thorough investigation of the best wordpress themes for business websites. I focussed mainly on cms style websites for small businesses, magazine style website for resources sites and portfolio websites. As I like a clean style and [...]
A premium wordpress theme can be an enormous timesaver when you want to have a high quality website up and running quickly. But make sure that you know what you want to achieve with your site before you buy. Otherwise you may end up having to do a lot more modifcations than you expected (or [...]
Do you have ideas for a good website but don’t know where to start about getting one? Then this website can help you get started. What are the steps involved in getting a new website?
The start of a new year is a good time to reflect and set your goals for the upcoming year. Now you may have done this before and you may have been disappointed that so few of these goals were actually achieved. So how can we set goals that can be accomplished? If you can [...]
What determines the price of a website? Well, the principle is simple the more hours your web developer spends on a website the more it will cost. So what do we spend those hours on and how can you minimise the cost of creating a website? To illustrate, let’s go through the various steps of [...]