What I've Written

Check out the articles below. I cover a variety of topics which include web design, search engine optimization, maintaining your web site, and more.

Should You Build Your Own Website?

Category:   Articles | April 30th, 2012
Sometimes the answer to this question is yes, but you should also know what you're getting into when you build your own website.

Endless Scrolling: Why I’m not a fan of auto paging

Category:   Articles | March 13th, 2012
Auto paging is a feature many websites use in place of traditional pagination. I'm not a big fan of this design trend, and here's why.

Good, Fast, Cheap: Which two are best?

Category:   Articles | February 8th, 2012
Usually you can only have two of the three qualities we all want in work we need done. Out of good, fast, and cheap, which combo is best?

Reseller Hosting: An Overview for Beginners

Category:   Articles | January 13th, 2012
Reseller hosting allows you to host multiple websites, each under their own account. Is it the right choice for you? Let's find out.

Shared Hosting: An Overview for Beginners

Category:   Articles | January 12th, 2012
When searching for a web host, you'll find many options. Shared hosting is a popular choice for small businesses and may be perfect for you.

Let’s Talk About Bounce Rate

Category:   Articles | December 30th, 2011
Bounce rate is one of the most helpful metrics that your analytics report can give you. If you aren't sure what it is, read through this.

Web Design Mistakes That Scare Away Your Visitors

Category:   Articles | December 29th, 2011
If you want to keep your visitors happy, make sure you review this list of six web design mistakes so you can avoid making them yourself.

Overcoming Creative Block with Music

Category:   Articles | September 15th, 2009
Suffering from creative block? Try using music to get yourself in the mood and break free from that annoying mind trap you're stuck in.

Starting a Website: Marketing

Category:   Articles | August 31st, 2009
When you're starting a website, you need a strategy for pulling in visitors. Here are a few tips to help increase our website traffic.

Starting a Website: Choosing Web Hosting

Category:   Articles | August 30th, 2009
If you're starting a website, one of the choices you will have to make is where to host it. Every website needs a home, but what kind?