7 Outdated Web Design Trends blog

As with anything, in the past year, web design trends have already changed. As we all keep updating our mobile devices with new technology, so does our idea of what constitutes good aesthetics and user interface. As the technology keeps expanding, so does a website’s need to keep improving. See my blog post about when…

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featured image - virtual meeting etiquette

We’ve got some tips and etiquette rules when being a part of a Zoom or any virtual meeting. Turn off notifications. Those little pings are distracting to you and other meeting attendees. Turn on the lights. If you can, get proper lighting. You don’t need a fancy studio or expensive lighting. Sit near a window…

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How to request website support

As your digital marketing and website care partners, we want you to have a website that is always working for you. As your business needs change and evolve, we recognize that you’re going to need to make some updates to your website and request website maintenance. Whether you want to change out some content or…

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WordPress & Automation

Download Presentation Tools Mentioned in Presentation Zapier- https://zapier.com/ ActiveCampaign – https://www.activecampaign.com/ Social Posting – https://wordpress.org/plugins/social-networks-auto-poster-facebook-twitter-g/ Backupshttps://ithemes.com/backupbuddy/https://wordpress.org/plugins/updraftplus/ Post Scheduler – https://wordpress.org/plugins/auto-post-scheduler/ Image Optimizer – https://wordpress.org/plugins/shortpixel-image-optimiser/ WP-Optimize – https://wordpress.org/plugins/wp-optimize/ Auto Update – https://wordpress.org/plugins/companion-auto-update/ Broken Link Checker – https://wordpress.org/plugins/broken-link-checker/ Alt Text – https://wordpress.org/plugins/bulk-image-alt-text-with-yoast/ Security – https://www.wordfence.com/ Doc and List Visit my website http://docandlist.com/ for more processes, checklists, and…

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tips for a virtual meeting

*Update – 4/10/2019* As we try to come to terms with a life secluded and changing a way of doing business for even traditional B2B companies like energy, engineering, or construction companies, I thought I’d provide some of my recommendations and tools that have helped me run a virtual company for 20 years. Not that…

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Why I Started WordCamp Houston

After 10 years, WordCamp is back in Houston! Starting 2020 WordCamp Houston is my way of giving back to the community that has supported my business over the past few years. Through the company I founded, GlobalSpex, I have been building WordPress websites for the past 10 years. At first, I tried using other platforms…

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cheap web hosting

Okay, I have to say this and remind all website owners again, cheap hosting will cost more in the long run. What I mean by cheap are the $5 or $10 per month hosting accounts. The hosting that looks like it includes everything and the unicorn. But underneath the hood, it’s a hot mess. THERE……

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15 Marketing Strategies for 2020

This year I attended several digital marketing conferences. Three of the more exciting conferences were the State of Search in Dallas, WordCamp St. Louis, Mavericks in Melbourne, Australia. As much as I think I can learn from Google’s webmaster YouTube videos and blog posts alone, conferences like these show me that there is so much you…

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creating a google corporate account

In this post, I want to discuss the importance of creating a company Google account to manage your various online platforms.   Your Google Business Account Your Google Business account is, essentially, your Google Gmail account. In this case, it’s the account that you want to create that becomes your primary login or user account…

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