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The Pros and Cons of a Custom Web Design  vs a Pre-made Website Template

The Pros and Cons of a Custom Web Design vs a Pre-made Website Template

Part 2: Custom Website Design As the Internet has evolved and changed over the years, businesses have had to keep on top of the many new places online to promote themselves and to find new customers. Even business websites continue to evolve. Now there are more and more options available to create a website. There […]

The Pros and Cons of a Pre-made Website Template vs a Custom Web Design

The Pros and Cons of a Pre-made Website Template vs a Custom Web Design

Part 1: Pre-Made Website Templates The internet has helped businesses gain more traction and visibility than ever before, but in order to compete with the other companies on the web, your business needs a website that both looks professional and functions properly. It can be hard to decide whether you want to hire an agency […]

What Upkeep is Need for a WordPress Website?

What Upkeep is Need for a WordPress Website?

Why Use WordPress? There are a lot of great reasons to have a WordPress Website. Whether it’s the easy of use for the end user, or customization options available to seasoned developers like us. These reasons are why WordPress is by far the most popular website builder on the internet. WordPress has a massive open […]

WordPress – Order/Group Posts by Category or Taxonomy

WordPress – Order/Group Posts by Category or Taxonomy

Sometimes, we get requests to create very custom displays of WordPress Posts. Other times we need to display a WordPress custom post type and group it by it’s category or custom taxonomy. WordPress category pages don’t have any customization in the normal WordPress admin dashboard, but through the template files, we’re able to customize to […]

Force a CSS Refresh in WordPress

Force a CSS Refresh in WordPress

WordPress Development for clients can have a number of different common problems. One problem I used to run into regularly is after I’ve completed a website update or programmed a new plugin for their website, and I send it to the client to check out. when clients don’t do a hard refresh, and so don’t […]

Customizing WordPress RSS Feed- What Posts Display

Customizing WordPress RSS Feed- What Posts Display

The guys over at Katz, have created a perfect tutorial for creating your own RSS feed template for your theme. This will allow you to dig directly into your RSS code (for this custom file), and customize it as you please! You can customize which posts show up in your RSS, by putting a WordPress […]

WordPress Plugin Settings: Contact Form 7

WordPress Plugin Settings: Contact Form 7

NOTE: This plugin is still being updated, but we currently recommend using Ninja Forms for our WordPress website contact form plugin. I’ve used Contact Form 7 on a number of websites. I dislike the default settings for the contact form because I like to realize when emails I get are from my website. (Also email […]

PHP Mail Fail on Windows IIS Server

Over the years I’ve transferred a number (too many) PHP websites to Windows servers running PHP (or have had to install PHP apps on a windows server, etc.). One of the biggest problems I always run into when using PHP on a Windows IIS Server is that the PHP Mail Function doesn’t work. The solution […]

WordPress: Redirect Blog to First Post

I just created a simple WordPress installation. It was only going to be short pages and a simple shopping cart, but at the last minute, they decided to add a blog. Since the area for text was so small, we decided to only have one post for every page. As it would only act as […]