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Behind the scenes: Website templates versus custom development

Website templates versus custom development – when do you need to call in a professional? For versatile page layouts, customized graphics, database work or a style that perfectly matches your company, you will need a website developer with advanced technical skills.

Ecwid, an affordable e-commerce tool

One of the tools I’ve come across lately that I’m particularly excited about is the Ecwid shopping cart. Ecwid works with your website and also with Facebook. It’s free up to a hundred products and works with many common payment processors such as PayPal, authorize.net, etc.

Security issues in WordPress

Security issues plague WordPress websites. Here are some preventive measures and best practices concerning themes and plugins.

Seeing your website like your customers see it

Visual cues are important for guiding your website visitors to find the information they want. Consider using pictures, headings, subheadings and an obvious call to action.

The Garden Approach to Website Management

The garden is an appropriate metaphor for websites. Websites can be seen as living and breathing things based on the interactivity they can foster. They are virtual gardens that you stake out and refer to by domain. And you, the owner of your site, can be the gardener