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Website Goals

Does your Website have Goals? You want people to hear your message. You want people to understand what you offer.…

Collaboration

I decided to put this model together to represent the process of collaboration as I see it. One common problem…

User stories

User stories are part of an approach that helps shift the focus from writing about requirements to talking about them.…

“Locked in!” Squarespace websites and dead end packages

These are the promises. "Squarespace is the all-in-one solution for anyone looking to create a beautiful website. Domains, eCommerce, hosting,…

Yes! Mobile devices are used to access your site.

You have a website so you know your business depends upon online traffic. Did you know. More than half of…

WordPress and security

It’s not a secret. A secure website is vital for protecting the website that represents your business. You also need…

Archive your emails – Free up space on your hosting account

If you have a full or almost full mailbox, or are using up too much of your hosting space storing…

What is WordPress

WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a content management system (CMS)  that can be installed on…

What is Joomla

Joomla is a free and open source content management system (CMS) for publishing content on the World Wide Web and…

WordPress – Making a post

As a benefit to TOD clients, this article contains information on how to make a Post in Wordpress. You need…

Logo Design Mistakes

Below, we go through 10 common logo design mistakes that you should avoid if you want to create a successful…

Signs your designer is an Amateur – #1 Everything must line up

I see clients who need a new website because of many reasons. Often they have fallen for the "you can…

Graphic designers and your website

On Designers More than Website Design - The unfortunate stereotype that designers have put themselves into is that a designers…

Signs your designer is an Amateur – #2 ALL Fonts must Match

As a pro Web designer, I see clients who need a new website because of many reasons. Often they have…

Getting Paid

E-commerce answers Paypal has long been the "simple" answer A popular alternative to a full merchant account, particularly for beginning…

Social Media Experts

All you really need to know. Social Media is a hot topic and may individual business owners as well as…

Clear your Cache

Sometimes I have clients ask, "Why cant I see the latest version of my webpages?" I usually suggest they clear…

Dont have time to blog? Do it from your phone

If you are one of the countless Wordpress users. You can blog the old "sit at the desk" way or…

Website Content and Marketing your business

What do you need for website content? This is something that comes up all of the time with clients who…

Cheap Hosting & what you get for your money

I have always thought it is dang near impossible to choose web hosting for an amateur. There are packages and…

Need a Website? Confused by the Terminology? Let me explain

Here are the basic pieces of the puzzle Domain Name Sometimes just called "Domain". This is simply the address of…

Explaining Responsive Design

This is a great video, courtesy of the Google Developer network. This Video begins by explaining why responsive design is…

What is a Domain Name?

Webopedia says: "Domain names are used to identify one or more IP addresses and are used in URLs to identify…

What is Web Hosting?

My simple definition: Web hosting is a place where the files that make up your website are kept. Essentially this is…

How To Clear Your DNS Cache

Overview Your DNS cache stores the locations (IP addresses) of webservers that contain pages which you have recently viewed. If…

Website Design

Making Satisfied Customers At TOD we are Creating Great Websites & Making Satisfied Customers. We are not designing websites just…

Meet TOD

Todd Twining is the creative force behind Twining Original Design. With a focus on customer satisfaction, my business philosophy states…

Web Design

Creating Great Websites - Making Satisfied Customers Designing websites is far more than pretty pictures and trendy colors. There is…

Web Hosting Packages

Just what is Web hosting?What about a domain name?   Simple As low as $7.95/month Advanced As low as $14.95/month…

SEO (Search Engine Optimization)

Twining Original Design's SEO Guarantee -  Twining Original Design (TOD) does guarantee that our clients will be happy with our…