Why a WordPress Website Needs Regular Maintenance (and Why That’s a Good Thing!)

You’ve invested money and your precious energy to build a new WordPress website that you’re proud of. Now what? What happens when a plugin stops working because it needs updated? When you start getting spam messages in your contact form? When your website is loading soooo slow? Every WordPress website require regular maintenance and we … Read more

The Future is Bright if Your Company can Adopt these 3 Strategies During the Covid-19 Shut-down

I’m writing this from my home office where I’m on Day 21 of social distancing and stay-at-home orders because of Covid-19 precautions. The speed of change in 3 weeks is breathtaking. I’ve spoken with a number of small business owners and non-profit leaders and there is no denying that the impact of the virus is … Read more

Why Your Website Needs Updates Every 2 Years and How to Plan for It

When Building Your Website, Plan for Two Year Increments When building your small-business website, it is important to be mindful of all the potential changes you might make in the future. As time passes, design trends change, your business itself may shift its focus, and even your search engine optimization will need a reboot.  We’re … Read more

Should I Use a WordPress Theme for My Small Business Website? Yes!

What are WordPress Themes? Simply explained, WordPress themes are website designs that are either ready-to-use templates, or bare-bones designs that allow users to build a theme for themselves. Divi, by ElegantThemes, offers up those complete designs. The aptly named Genesis, by StudioPress, is the framework that allows for greater creative freedom. In your quest to … Read more

How to Maintain Your WordPress Website

Your Website Support Plan Everyone has a slightly different take on the best practices for maintaining your WordPress website. If you take a look at the companies that provide website maintenance, their major components are often the same, but with some variance in prioritization. The truth is, there are some non-negotiable pieces to good website … Read more

Website Maintenance: What Is It and Why Do You Need It?

Just like a car, websites need maintenance. A working website is crucial to your businesses success and regular website maintenance is the best way to keep things running smoothly. Imagine a website as a machine with many moving parts- if you don’t maintain it properly, and parts become outdated or break, it can bring down … Read more