Responsive Accordion: WordPress Designer Series

The first installment our WordPress Designer Series features a handy little layout tool perfect for those common FAQ pages. Many websites feature an FAQ page for good reason.  Prior to the explosion of social media where people shoot random question at customer service bots, web surfers used to do their own research.  The Frequently Asked[…]

Sources of Free Stock Photography

Great imagery can make or break a design, whether it be a presentation, website,  poster, brochure, blog post, etc.  I get asked this question quite regularly so definitely worth a top-post. https://pixabay.com/ (Newly added to the top of our list) https://www.pexels.com/ https://stocksnap.io/ http://negativespace.co/ http://www.lifeofpix.com/ http://cupcake.nilssonlee.se/ https://unsplash.com/ https://foodiesfeed.com/ http://www.flaticon.com/ (Technically imagery, not photography) https://www.canstockphoto.ca/ (And one[…]

Happy Small Business Week

Dear Small Business Owner, We thank you! We thank you for all your hard work, as endless as it may seem.  We thank you for your attention to detail, your dedication to satisfied customers and supporting your local community.  We thank you for keeping Main Street alive.  We thank you for showing the younger generation[…]

NEW: One-Page Business-Card Websites

Many things start anew in January.  Working with new business owners over the years, we’ve noted that January is the most popular month to start a new business or take that next big step. To help our cost-conscious entrepreneurs, we’ve launched a brand new micro-website offering specifically targeted towards eager start-up and first time website[…]

WordPress 4.9 “Tipton” Released

The WordPress content management system (CMS) has just released their next minor revision release, version 4.9 named “Tipton”.  The tag line for this release should be: “designer collaboration”.  Some features and highlights of the latest release include: Draft and Schedule site design changes, not just post/page publishing. Design preview links – easily share you latest[…]

Web Design for Pease Books

With the imminent release of Stephen Pease’s first novel, (Enigma in Whitechapel), he needed to establish a web presence for which to focus his book launch promotion, social awareness & e-commerce efforts around.  Working with local business (Kawartha Lakes/Bobcaygeon) who is able to meet face-to-face was an important section criteria Stephen was looking for in[…]

Web Design for Stonehenge Construction

We are proud to show off the latest addition to our web design portfolio, a custom website for Stonehenge Construction. Based in Pickering Ontario, Stonehenge Construction specializes in providing landscaping, stonework, construction & fencing to commercial and residential clients throughout the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Their new website includes a fully-responsive and mobile-friendly layout, eye-catching[…]