Summer Reading Help

By |2020-07-02T22:53:30+00:00July 1st, 2020|Uncategorized|

July Book Recommendations Wanting to support our local independent bookstore, Town House Books, I'm creating some recommended reading lists this summer and posting them here.  If you buy any of these books, through the link provided, the profit for the sale goes entirely to Town House Books.  The information about each book is

A Local Alternative to Amazon

By |2020-06-14T21:14:30+00:00June 14th, 2020|Just Relax, Uncategorized|

If you're one of those who shop for books online but don't like supporting Amazon, there's finally a great alternative for you to check out.  Bookshop.org launched early this year and gives independent bookstores free access and technology to build their own online presence.  Basically, your local indie bookstore sets up an account and

GDPR Update

By |2019-02-05T16:28:26+00:00July 15th, 2018|Advisor, Support|

If you have customers or members in the EU you probably know about GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) by now. Here are some links to overviews of the new privacy regulations happening in regards to EU users of websites and the data that is collected on them.  At the bottom, are several solutions for

More Helpful Resources

By |2018-07-18T15:51:56+00:00June 8th, 2018|Advisor, Creative, WordPress Related|

Every so often, we post some helpful links for commonly asked questions.  We all get used to relying on certain tools and assume everyone else has tapped into them as well.  There's so much to keep up with technology-wise, the risk of over-sharing seems a worthwhile one. Scam Adviser - Simply type in any

Finding A Balance

By |2018-07-18T15:49:58+00:00February 3rd, 2018|Advisor, Technical, WordPress Related|

If you have concerns about how quickly your site loads on your browser, you're not alone.  Many factors contribute to load time including server speed, the time of day, your local connection, and the computer or device you're using.  There are a number of free tools for checking your site speed including GTMetrix.com and

Instagram Support

By |2017-05-16T18:44:26+00:00May 16th, 2017|Social Media, Technical|

Have you ever been posting a photo from your phone onto Instagram and wished you could edit the image before uploading?  Maybe you'd like to crop the image or adjust the color.  The best app I've found for both iPhones and Android is ToolWiz.  The app is free but you'll probably want to spend

Faster Page Loads

By |2018-07-18T15:53:27+00:00January 14th, 2017|Technical, WordPress Related|

Probably the simplest thing you can do to speed your page load times is to compress your images.  Compressor.io is a great resource for this.  Go to their page and upload your image and they'll quickly compress it for you and you can download an image often a third the size of your original

You Do That Too?

By |2017-05-16T18:54:01+00:00September 7th, 2016|Advisor, Support, Uncategorized|

Sometimes I'll be talking with a client that I've worked with for years and I'll mention that I can help with their social media marketing and they'll say, "You set up Youtube channels? You do that too?"  So every now and then, we try and remind everyone that help is available with a range

Great Events Plugin for WordPress

By |2017-05-03T15:42:30+00:00June 25th, 2016|Advisor, Support, WordPress Related|

Modern Tribe's Event Calendar is an incredible tool if you're feeling overwhelmed by having to post so many repeat events.  For instance, if you have a committee meeting every Wednesday at 2pm.  It gets old having to type each one in separately.  This plugin allows you to create recurring events with unusual settings such as