Tag: Web Design

Joomla Security Release

Like all good software projects, Joomla regularly releases updates to address performance and security issues. (You should be worried about software that doesn’t do this.)On October 9, the Joomla project released Joomla 3.8.13, a security update. The release announcement is here:https://www.joomla.org/announcements/release-news/5747-joomla-3-8-13-release.htmlIt fixes five security vulnerabilities. They are marked as “low priority”, but one of them, […]

A Google My Business Account Can Help Get Your Site Noticed

 Whether we like it or not, Google powers the internet.  Google has 90% of the search engine market, and its nearest competitor at 2%. You won’t get found on the internet if you’re not listed on Google.  There are many ways to get your website noticed by Google: search engine optimization, keeping fresh content on […]

How Google Analytics can Help your Small Business Succeed

Small Business Owners are always looking for tools and resources to make their to-do list shorter. Your website is one of those tools that helps to get your message out to the clients you serve. But like most other tools, they must remain sharp to work their best. To get the most out of your […]

Custom Programming: Custom Solutions for your Website and Beyond

Whether you know it or not, your website is powered by computer programming: lists of instructions in a computer readable language, that tell a computer what to do. For example, the popular website content management system WordPress was (and is) programmed using a computer language called PHP.Using existing software (such as WordPress) saves everyone a […]

Online Nonprofit Advocacy Forms

Imagine using your website as a tool to allow your supporters to contact their legislators to advocate for your cause, with just a few clicks of their mouse? Many nonprofit organizations are  incorporating advocacy forms into their websites.What’s an Advocacy Form?Advocacy forms can be temporary forms added to your website or we can set up […]

WordPress: Best Plugins for Nonprofit Sites

 WordPress is a great content management system (CMS) for many websites, profit and nonprofit sites alike. But, since a lot of nonprofits run on a tight budget, they can benefit greatly from the variety of affordable plugins that WordPress provides.  Below are some of the best tools for non-profits:Give Give is a plugin that allows […]

A Good Brand Website Is More Important

The majority of consumers prefer to shop or do research on a brand’s site for products they consider buying.For generations, retail was simple. Brands sold to retailers and retailer sold to shops. But in the age of the internet, consumers can interact directly with brand manufacturers. And while this may seem like a small thing, […]

2018 #websitegoals

Seems everyone has got goals these days. Some long term, others more short term, and others more just like a cool meme on their instagram feed: #lifegoals, #relationshipgoals, #weekendgoals.  Goals are good right?  They help us envision where we want to be.  Now that 2018 is upon us, have you taken any time to ponder […]

Security and Your Website

Having a website lets you reach the world, which is wonderful – however, having a website also lets the world reach you, and not everyone in the world is friendly. A hacked website can cause you many headaches. We’ll take a look at website security and the risks you face by having a website, where those […]