Last updated on December 29th, 2018. Posted in Business Tools & Services.
If you're a business owner, self-marketer, or creative-type who wants complete autonomy—to be able to build, maintain, and control your website yourself, then you're in the right spot! Here's a helpful list of resources, tools, and recommendations to help you go further with your online projects and ventures. As I discover new resources, I'll continue to add them here, so be sure to bookmark this page, and check back often! (more…)
Last updated on February 3rd, 2019. Posted in HTML & CSS.
CSS floats allow you to create stylish and flexible layouts in web design. But floating in CSS can sometimes seem unintuitive and confusing. If you want to get really good at CSS floating, clearing, and more, then you're in the right spot. This series of videos will take you through what you need to know about CSS floating. Let's dive in! (more…)
Last updated on January 23rd, 2019. Posted in HTML & CSS.
Is CSS difficult? You might think so -- and it can be if you don't nail down the basics early on. In this post, you'll learn about why CSS can be frustrating, why CSS can be difficult, and what you can do to eliminate the confusion. Let's get going! (more…)
Last updated on January 14th, 2019. Posted in Photoshop & Graphics.
Using Photoshop for responsive web design is certainly possible. Photoshop is an incredibly powerful tool, capable of handling a huge variety of tasks, including building mobile-friendly web layouts. However, this is one area where Photoshop does struggle. Here, let's find out of Photoshop is the right tool for your responsive design needs, if you should be looking elsewhere, and how Photoshop might fit into your web design workflows. Let's jump in! (more…)
Last updated on January 13th, 2019. Posted in Photoshop & Graphics.
Depending on who you ask, Photoshop may or may not be recommended to use for web design. Many more experienced designers who've been using Photoshop for years continue to use it. But younger designers in smaller agencies often use other, more specialized tools. Here, we'll take a closer look at whether Photoshop should be used for web design or not. Here we go! (more…)
Last updated on January 13th, 2019. Posted in Web Design For Business.
The cost to build a website for a small business can get pretty high. But if you know even the basics of web design, including some WordPress and maybe a bit of Photoshop, you can save yourself huge expenses and hassle. Here, we'll detail out the costs to build a website for a small business, and you'll see the exact expenses involved. Let's get started! (more…)
Using Photoshop for your small business can help you make your product photos and website look great. But do you about know all the different ways you can use Photoshop in your business? In this article, we'll explore the variety of ways to best make use of Adobe's flagship image editor. Grab a coffee and let's jump in! (more…)
In this Web Hosting Hub review, you'll learn about this low-cost, feature-rich web host -- and discover if they're a good fit for you. While Web Hosting Hub offers loads of features, add-ons, and great customer service, there are some downsides and drawbacks you need to be aware of. In this highly detailed and deeply researched article, you'll discover all the ins and outs of this quality web hosting company. Let's dig in! (more…)
Last updated on January 7th, 2019. Posted in WordPress.
WordPress.com versus WordPress.org -- what's the difference between these two flavours of WordPress? And which one's right for you? After all, it's very easy to confuse these two. Here, you'll get a comparison of WordPress.com and WordPress.org and gain a clear understanding of which one's best for you. Let's check 'em out! (more…)
Last updated on January 5th, 2019. Posted in Photoshop & Graphics.
Is Photoshop hard to use? So long as you go about digging into it in the right way, you'll find Photoshop easy to learn. But dig too deeply too quickly, and you'll likely get confused and frustrated. This is why most people find Photoshop hard. In this post, we'll unpack all this -- let's do it! (more…)
Last updated on January 3rd, 2019. Posted in WordPress.
Is WordPress easy to learn? You betcha! But if you don't understand how WordPress works and the two different versions of WordPress, it can seem confusing and difficult. In this post, you'll find out what you need to know about WordPress, how it works, and if it's easy to learn. Let's get rolling! (more…)