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How to Edit Your Own Website

Posted by Shella Gardezi on Sunday, February 12, 2023, In : Web Design 

One of the biggest challenges I hear from business owners is that they need to contact a web developer to make modest changes like adding their holiday hours. The developer then charges them for an entire hour of work. 

Here are a few ideas for taking back control of your website. 

Use a Popular Content Management System

A content management system provides a front-end interface where you can easily add, delete and change content and make other simple edits. Some of the most popular are:

  • WordPres...

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Checklist: Tips for a successful Wordpress site launch

Posted by Shella Gardezi on Thursday, November 30, 2017, In : Web Design 

Installing a Wordpress theme and launching a website is a relatively simple matter. Most hosts even offer assistance with this. However, there are many things you need to do to optimize your site and avoid problems down the road. You can do most of these things soon after launching. If you are developing your site locally or on a staging platform, you can do many of them before launching. Aim to complete the checklist in the first week.

Creating your site

Choose a strong username and passw...

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Building Effective Websites in 2017

Posted by Shella Gardezi on Monday, February 27, 2017, In : Web Design 

There’s no doubt that the Internet has changed a lot since 1997. We have progressed from simple text-based HTML sites to 2017's responsive and mobile first designs, animations and other innovations which improve the user experience.

On Thursday, Feb. 24, I attended a Meetup hosted by Graphically Speaking and CodeCore Bootcamp to learn what’s coming up in 2017. The panel of six speakers covered everything from web project management to development trends. However, it all...

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