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I've noticed a recurring trend when talking with clients about their websites and the types of pages that they want. They say one thing, but mean entirely something different. They'll talk about a splash page when they mean home page, or a squeez...

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It's easy to go to a hosted blogging or website service and start a website. But just because it's easy doesn't mean you should do it. Hosted blogging services like Wordpress.com are easy - we know that. You just go to the site, walk through a couple ste...

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I was recently in a conversation with someone who got really frustrated with WordPress and was ready to throw in the towel and try and find something else. They weren't a web or coding guru, and just wanted to get their site right. Haven't we all been...

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Ever wonder what it's like to work with a web designer? Ever wanted to take a peek behind the curtain to see how things get done? Need some help with your website, but not sure about taking that next step to hire a designer? Working with a web design...

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What questions do you have about your website or websites in general? What kinds of things would you like to see on this blog? What do you struggle with? This blog, among other things, is about being a resource for people looking for help with their websi...

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Getting a clear picture for what you want to do with your website will help you avoid a lot of headaches. There is a lot to learn once you're up and running and, if you're like me, you've had those moments when you're left scratching your ...

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It’s a frequent issue that comes up whenever I’m talking with someone about their website. There is so much to think about when getting your website going that it’s hard to keep up. It’s easy - really easy - to get swamped in the weeds o...

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It's a frequent issue that comes up whenever I'm talking with someone about their website. There is so much to think about when getting your website going that it's hard to keep up. It's easy - really easy - to get swamped in the weeds of the fine-grain d...

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If you're not using MindMeister then by the time you finish reading this post I hope you'll go over and give it a shot. This is probably one of the best tools I've come across that helps you associate abstract concepts together when planning. ...

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I talked a few weeks about about the basics of search engine optimization.  In that post I talked about how SEO is art and science and it takes regular, specific efforts to make sure that your site is well prepared to be indexed well by sea...

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