Featured Project

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Barrington Area Volunteer Connection – New Website

The website is designed to attract volunteers and nonprofits alike; using a third party software to match needs and talents. It is a brochure site, built with WordPress for easy updating by Barrington Area Volunteer Connection (BAVC) administrators. It is full of images demonstrating the wide range of volunteers — older folks and high school students, and lists all the

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A Music Library – Bravo Waukegan

Bravo Waukegan Music Library My latest project! Something very different from my usual website design and construction. In addition to doing some re-formatting of pages, I built a custom Music Library that displays music performances and artists based on menu

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Websites & WordPress

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3 quick website optimization tips

Spend about an hour a week working on these few SEO tasks so your website can be better optimized and gain more visitors. 1. Update your website content regularly Google and other search engines love fresh, relevant content. Write about

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What I learned at Chicago Wordcamp 2017

Wordcamp Chicago – talking everything about WordPress This weekend I attended the Wordcamp conference in Chicago. Two rainy, windy days with traffic backed up on the highways and a lot of attendees who forgot their umbrellas!  The annual conference was, as

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Pen & Ink Illustrations

Pen & Ink Illustrations by artist Kathleen Nelson I am so lucky. My friend and client Kathleen Nelson regularly sends me notecards with her fabulous artwork on it. A skilled artist, Kathleen, draws just about everything from animals to gardens

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Resources & Fun Stuff

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Email Tips for Small Businesses

Email marketing is a great way to reach out to your customers and potential customers. Use emails to market events, sales, services, new products, and more. Use it to keep in touch with your base with helpful hints and suggestions. With email marketing, you can direct your customers to your website for registrations, purchases, or just to furnish information about

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