Coming in 2016: Mobile apps integrated with your WordPress website

It’s taken a while for the technology to stablize, but we now have a solution for developing mobile apps for Apple iPhones and Android phones that integrate with your existing WordPress website. You don’t have to maintain separate content on your app and...

Year End Updates

We are rapidly coming to the end of 2015 and it’s important to verify your website and plugins are up-to-date. This has been a particularly vicious year for hackers exploiting old, outdated versions of WordPress and plugins to put malicious programs on...

What’s the big deal about responsive web design?

Responsive is the new buzzword in web design. All the new sites we build are responsive, many of our past customers are coming back to have their sites redesigned to be responsive. So what’s the big deal? The term responsive means the site template automatically...

20 easy ideas to promote your big event on social media

The secret to getting a good response on social media is understanding your followers. People don’t follow you on Facebook / Twitter / Instagram to see another copy of your standard advertising, they follow because they want to see behind the scenes and be...

Is your website embarrassing?

Five things you can check in five minutes… It’s August. Summer is almost over, school will start soon, and many businesses are getting ready for their busy season. It’s also a good time to review your website and social media. Many of your customers and new...

Principles of Effective Communications #1: Guests come first

Principles of Effective Communications For Churches and Non-Profits Principle #1:  Guests come first One of the challenges in communications for churches and non-profits is that we do a tremendous number of recurring events, most of which are attended by the same...

Elements of Modern Website Design

As the internet has matured and become a mainstream business tool, so have modern web design standards. Today’s websites are designed to be user-focused, and equally usable on any device – desktop, tablet, or cell phone. These objectives have made web...

Divi 2.4: The Pros & Cons

Elegant Themes has been a game changer in the industry for many years. Not only do they offer a very inexpensive entry point to access a wide variety of themes, they also have pushed the envelope in traditional theme options and content customization. They started...

Important Update: WordPress 4.2.2

It’s been a busy couple of months in the web development and hosting business. Several new exploits have been discovered and hackers have been ravishing websites all over the world. WordPress has released several updates in the last few weeks as they rapidly...

The deceptively effective one-page website

Who can benefit from a one-page website? Acme Manufacturing has a new product offering that will target a new customer base. They need a place to start marketing to the new customers, and start building some search engine presence, but they aren’t ready to spend...

WordPress Security Update: GravityForms

We are continuing to see WordPress sites being hacked through a security hole in the popular Gravity Forms plugin. The latest security update to Gravity Forms was released last Friday, March 27th.  Prior versions are vulnerable and allow attackers to upload malicious...

Your website as the digital anchor to your online marketing

Your website is more than just another element in your online marketing mix. It should be considered the digital anchor that holds all the other pieces together. Even with the phenomenal rise of social media, your website is still the one online property that you...

Search Engine Optimization – Lunch & learn – Noble, OK 3/3/15

2 hour lunch & learn format. Non-technical for business owners. Sponsored by: Noble Chamber of Commerce, Discover Church & Mid-America Technology Center This seminar will teach you what business owners need to know about search engines and the proper ways to...

Why doesn’t my website show up on search engines?

True story. Several years ago a pastor at a medium-sized suburban church called me. “We need help. If you Google “Baptist church” in our town, our church website doesn’t even come up at all. Several other churches show up on page one, some aren’t even in...

Designing Effective Websites – lunch & learn seminar

What every business owner needs to know about web sites 2 hour lunch & learn format. Non-technical for business owners Sponsored by: Noble Chamber of Commerce, Discover Church & Mid-America Technology Center The rules for good web design have changed over...

WordPress Site Automatic Updates – starting at $5/mo.

Most of the security problems and site failures we see on WordPress sites are caused by old versions of WordPress or plugins. WordPress and the major plugin developers typically stay very current with known security issues, but the updates only work if they are...