Wix vs WordPress: Case Study


I recently had a customer come to me because he wasn’t happy with the site he had created at Wix. Budget was a concern and that is why he had chosen to create the site himself with Wix. However, once the site was up, there were problems that he couldn’t fix. Page Editing/Creation The client…
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CSS for a Beautiful Dropdown Menu


I recently received a really beautiful site to develop. The design called for this really nice dropdown menu. I loved the look of it, but wasn’t sure how to create it. Here’s what I did: 1) In the Appearance > Menu section of WordPress, I found both pages, and gave them a custom CSS class….
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180% Increase in Sites Getting Hacked

I was just reading this article from Google Webmaster Central: http://googlewebmastercentral.blogspot.com/2015/07/nohacked-how-to-avoid-being-target-of.html It states, “Google has noticed a 180% increase in the number of sites getting hacked.” I’ve seen it among my clients and you’ve probably heard it from friends and colleagues, too – more sites than ever are getting hacked. While this is a serious…
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Typography Inspriation


Typespiration.com Loving this site to help you choose which fonts to use on your site. It shows which web-safe fonts look great together, gives ready to use CSS codes, and even suggests different color schemes. The site is small now, but I’m hoping to see it grow.