Writing for readability and search

Writing for readability and search is good for any written document, and especially for websites. Just as humans need to find information in a written document, search engines need to find your website. As of May 2020, I’m taking two web courses online at once....

Website design and platform options

Website design and platform options can be overwhelming. This article breaks down what’s available for developing websites in 2020. I’ll also talk about the positives and negatives of each option. Finally, I summarize the information and suggest a path you...

What you need for a modern website

What you need for a modern website — that is, in 2020 — can be overwhelming when you realize what’s involved. This upcoming series of three articles tells you what you need for a modern website in a way you can digest easily. This article gives you a...

Creating a website

Creating a website remains an important requirement for businesses even in 2020. If you’re not sure about creating a website, consider this: Creating a website gives your business legitimacy. When you show that you’ve put the time and effort into a website, it shows...

Website security is job one

Recently I managed the website for a historic hotel in Jackson after their website designer disappeared. The site was designed in WordPress but it didn’t have any security plugins installed. So, I checked out website security plugins and installed the free...