Website Building Posts
Posts and videos about making sites with WordPress. It heavily features my favourite tool Beaver Builder.
What is presently being called the “Theme Builder” is just being released for Alpha testing. As an ardent fan I was very fortunate to get a few days to try it out early. What can I say? I don’t like the overused term “game changer” but there is no better way to describe it. It […]Read More
This post is really an update. Previously I posted about a free plugin for the Beaver Builder theme. This plugin made it easy to replace headers and footers with Beaver Builder saved templates. Things have since moved on: there are additions, options for other themes and I thought we should also look at the considerations too. […]Read More
I love the Beaver Builder theme’s Mega Menu, but recently I need to adjust it to make it full-width. I also need to add HTML elements like text and images. It’s turns out (with a bit of lateral thinking) it is all possible. You have to love the Beaver Builder theme!!!Read More
Digital Marketing Posts
These posts go beyond making websites and on to the more pressing topic of how to get people to care about you online.
After a decade of building websites there’s one thing I’m sure about… small businesses don’t get the internet. It’s a sweeping generalisation I know, but go with it. I’m not trying to provoke, I would only like to see small businesses (my clients and friends) getting a better return. 1. Build the Website Yourself As a […]Read More
Digital Marketing is not just for those with deep pockets. Quite the opposite. It’s about being an effective business in a digital age. Few can afford to ignore it, but most, including me, struggle with it. The problem, I think, is that Digital Marketing is often not explained in simple and relevant terms. That’s what I […]Read More
My Facebook experience is limited (understatement!). I had a part-time business that found customers from Facebook, but nothing trailblazing. Yet, in my job of helping businesses get online, I end up giving advice. Mostly, I’ve sent folks to the work of Facebook gurus, but maybe something much simpler was needed. After all most of us who grew up on traditional marketing […]Read More
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