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Web Design Tools, Services & Free Resources To Help Get You Online

Web Design Tools, services & free resources to help get you online

Here’s a helpful list of resources to help you get underway and go further with your web design skills. You’ll find where to go to register a domain name, set up your web hosting, coding tools, web platforms for you to build with, web browsers, ftp applications, graphics editors, web templates, stock graphics, icons, and web elements, and additional tools and services for you to look into. As I discover new resources, I’ll continue to add them here—so be sure to bookmark this page, and come back often! (more…)

Demystifying Web Servers, Hosting & FTP

If you’re brand new to web design, making sense out of web servers, FTP, and how it all works can seem pretty confusing. I clarify the whole shabang in this short video. Enjoy! (more…)

More Questions And Answers

Another Q and A session! Some questions came in about e-commerce and web servers, the differences between WordPress.com and WordPress.org, and finally web chat and customer service. So, I do my best to offer up some clarity on these issues…as well as a few more. Let’s dig into it! (more…)

Language Of The Frontier

We were all trained to follow the rules, follow instructions, and not step out of line. We were told that this was how we could have a good life. But all these rules apply to a world that’s long dead and gone. Let’s talk about how we can survive and thrive in today’s environment. (more…)

Do It Yourself

While there are aspects of web design that do get highly technical, why outsource and pay for something that you can do yourself? Once you learn the basics of web design, you can pull your projects together quickly and easily, and you won’t have to rely on an outside designer. (more…)

The Native Dialect

The language of the new frontier is web design. It allows us to share our ideas, we can speak with our creative teams, our contractors, and designers. It helps us bring our ideas together. (more…)