Category Archives: Design

Get involved with your website creation

Great website creation is about great involvement and communication. It is about having a plan and being flexible enough to let that plan develop as you learn. Tell your team what you think, if you don’t let your designer or developer know what you are thinking then they will never






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The difference between facebook like buttons

Did you know that there are different types of like buttons you can put on your website? They do different things and serve different purposes. The one that you want will depend on your business and your reasons for having a them. Do you want to get the word out






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Facebook announces timeline for pages

I visited my facebook business page this morning and found the announcement of a new design coming soon: New Facebook Pages – On 30 March 2012, all Facebook Pages will get a new design. Preview your page now to see what it looks like and try out the new features.






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Getting your design started

Sometimes getting you new business venture off the ground can be a bit like the chicken and the egg. There are so many things that can’t be done until something else is done – where do you start? Do you have business cards? Do you have a website? How about






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When to use Categories and Tags in WordPress

A client recently asked me to explain Tags and Categories for WordPress. It is something that often comes up and the answer is ‘it depends’, as is the answer to many IT questions. It depends on your intention and what you want to do with your writing and your audience.






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Using photos on your website safely and respectfully

I love (read here – don’t love) the advertising for sites like iStockPhoto and others when I Google for ‘free photos’ it is iStockPhoto with their ‘royalty free photos’ that come out at the top of the list – but they are not free in the way that you might






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Add a Facebook like button to your webpage

It is likely that Facebook is an important part of your communication strategy. Creating a Facebook page for your company or group is easy and lets you tap into one of the most active communities on the web. A great way to get some additional visibility is to allow people






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How to effectively brief your website designer

When you are having a new website built or an existing website designed you need to be able to transfer your ideas, dream and desires (of the website variety) to another person – your website designer. Unfortunately until the perfection of telepathy we still rely primarily on language, and as






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