417 Escape Artist

Using subdomains helps entertainment company maximize the benefit of an additional physical location and streamline their reservation process Jennifer and Ann are the owners of 417 Escape Artist in Springfield, Missouri. They were struggling with how to update their website to let people know about their second location in Branson, Missouri and make the online reservation process easier for everyone. I helped them solve these problems by using subdomains for each location and then using the main domain as the portal for people to choose which location they wanted. In addition, I replaced the Woocommerce Booking process with Acuity Scheduling … Keep Reading >

Moline Construction Management

Using blog posts helps construction management company maximize the value of their past projects Moline Construction Management, Inc, headquartered in Addison, Texas, has been working on commercial projects for over 30 years. They were struggling with how to update their website to let people know about their long history and many commercial projects. I helped them solve these problems by using blog posts to highlight their latest projects and give visitors a visually appealing way to get an overall sense of the type of work they specialize in. This increased the SEO value of their website by adding 15 posts full of … Keep Reading >

Insurance Physicals and Employee Screening

Using blog posts helps insurance physicals and employee screening company highlight and explain their services Insurance Physicals and Employee Screening, headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, has been providing medical and screening services since 1996. They were struggling with how to update their website to let people know about their long history and the vast array of services. I helped them solve these problems by using blog posts to highlight each of their procedures and tests and give visitors a visually appealing way to get an overall sense of the type of work they specialize in. This increased the SEO value of … Keep Reading >

Alexander Personal Image Styling

Using sections helps personal image styling company explain their services and benefits Kandice Alexander is the owner of Alexander Personal Image Styling in Springfield, Missouri. She was struggling with how to explain and highlight her services on a new website to connect with new clients. I helped her solve these problems by using sections on the homepage that provided easy to scan content and clickable calls-to-action. With this design, Kandice was able to elegantly convey what she does for her clients in as much detail as the visitor wanted. kandicealexander.com was created in 2018 using the GeneratePress theme and Siteground hosting. If … Keep Reading >

Missy Martin Success Coaching

Using simple scroll sections helps success coach explain the benefit of her services, events, and courses. Missy Martin is a Success Coach in Springfield, Missouri. She was struggling with how to update her website to reach people who didn’t already know about her business success coaching services. I helped her solve this problem by using simple scroll sections on her core pages that helped people peruse her site and find more information about the coaching services. With this setup, Missy was able to expand the SEO value of her main website and speak to new visitors. missymartin.net was created in … Keep Reading >

Law Office of Sativa Boatman-Sloan and 417 Elder Law

Redesigning websites helps law office maximize the benefit of quarterly mailed newsletter content and increase their SEO referrals Sativa Boatman-Sloan is the owner of Law Office of Sativa Boatman-Sloan and 417 Elder Law in Springfield, Missouri. Her business was struggling with how to update both of her websites to let people know about the business law and elder law specialties her law firm focused on and make the websites easier to find for everyone. I helped her solve these problems by updating each website for each specialty and then adding content from the quarterly newsletters that were being mailed to … Keep Reading >

Writing Success Stories That Sell

You’re in the business of solving problems. Right? Right. Everyone is. Even artists are in the business of solving problems. When I’m feeling a bit down, I turn on some music to lighten the mood. Problem solved. It’s likely you too have already solved many of your customers’ problems with your service or products. Why not let your future clients know about it? Including ‘success stories’ on your website benefits both you and your potential customer. They will appreciate that you are showing them how helpful you have been in the past while helping them decide fairly quickly whether they … Keep Reading >

Free Website Images

One of the more common questions I get is, “Where can I find good quality images I can use on my website for free?” Luckily for all of us, there are more and more resources every day. Here are the websites I usually go to first: Pixabay – https://pixabay.com/ Unsplash – https://unsplash.com/ Pexels – https://www.pexels.com/ Gratisography – http://gratisography.com/ If you find what you need quickly, it’s a good day. The problem is that if you are looking for a very specific image, the search features on these websites aren’t the greatest. Which means that you’re going to spend more time … Keep Reading >

WordPress Support Forum

I recently went into a website that I manage and tried to make some simple text changes. Each time I tried to save the changes by clicking on the Update button, I was taken to the All Posts listings. I had never had this happen before, so I tried some of the tactics that had worked in the past with odd behavior. For example, I tried making changes to different pages, creating a new page and creating a new post. I also deactivated all of the plugins one by one, trying to save a change to a page each time. … Keep Reading >

Create a Full Size Website Image

If you’re thinking about creating a website, one of the first things you are likely to do is to look around the great world wide web to see what you like. This can be for your own process or part of the process you go through with a website designer. Once you’ve found something, sending website links is a good start but what if you only like certain parts of the page, a certain color or the way an image is placed? Wouldn’t it be great to be able to take a full-length screenshot, mark it up with your comments … Keep Reading >