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Edit WordPress content with Gutenberg
This guy gives a very clear and thorough walk-trough of how to Edit WordPress content with Gutenberg. We are not
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Google announces Mobile-first indexing
Mobile-first indexing means that Googlebot will now use the mobile version of your site for indexing and ranking, to better
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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.
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Collaboration
I decided to put this model together to represent the process of collaboration as I see it. One common problem
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“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,
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User stories
User stories are part of an approach that helps shift the focus from writing about requirements to talking about them.
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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
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WordPress and security
It’s not a secret. A secure website is vital for protecting the website that represents your business. You also need
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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
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Social Media Experts
All you really need to know. Social Media is a hot topic and may individual business owners as well as
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What is Joomla
Joomla is a free and open source content management system (CMS) for publishing content on the World Wide Web and
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Logo Design Mistakes
Below, we go through 10 common logo design mistakes that you should avoid if you want to create a successful
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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
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What is WordPress
WordPress is a free and open source blogging tool and a content management system (CMS)  that can be installed on
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WordPress – Making a post
As a benefit to TOD clients, this article contains information on how to make a Post in WordPress. You need
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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
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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
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Graphic designers and your website
On Designers More than Website Design – The unfortunate stereotype that designers have put themselves into is that a designers
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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
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Explaining Responsive Design
This is a great video, courtesy of the Google Developer network. This Video begins by explaining why responsive design is
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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
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Getting Paid
E-commerce answers Paypal has long been the “simple” answer A popular alternative to a full merchant account, particularly for beginning
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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
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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
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Clear your Cache
Sometimes I have clients ask, “Why cant I see the latest version of my webpages?” I usually suggest they clear
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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
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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
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website design by TOD
Meet TOD
Todd Twining is the creative force behind Twining Original Design. With a focus on customer satisfaction, my business philosophy states
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Web Design
Creating Great Websites – Making Satisfied Customers Designing websites is far more than pretty pictures and trendy colors. There is
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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
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SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
Twining Original Design’s SEO Guarantee –  Twining Original Design (TOD) does guarantee that our clients will be happy with our
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7 Secrets Graphic Designers Won’t Tell You about Effective Website Design
More than Website Design – Ever had a run-in with a graphic designer who promised you a brilliant design but
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E-commerce – Selling online
 More than Website Design – Selling Online used to be out of reach for many. Web stores were all custom
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Why a Do-it-yourself Website May be a Bad Idea
More than Website Design – There’s an old proverb which says; “A man who acts as his own attorney has
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Why you should dump the Internet Explorer web browser
More than Website Design – History The Mosaic Web browser opened the Internet to the general public. It provided a pleasurable means
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The Face of your Business
More than Website Design – YOUR WEBSITE IS THE FACE OF YOUR BUSINESS You wouldn’t go to a business meeting
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Why Local – and why not!
More than Website Design – Why local? Does the web designer you hire have to be local talent? Absolutely not!
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How to buy Web Hosting
More than Website Design – There are more folks buying web hosting everyday that have no Idea whatsoever about what
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Website Design
Making Satisfied Customers At TOD we are Creating Great Websites & Making Satisfied Customers. We are not designing websites just
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Hiring Web Designers on Craigslist
The Dangers I’m not about to say that Craigslist is full of scam artists and charlatans; by and large, my
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What is a Webmaster?
More than Website Design – A Webmaster is the administrator of a website. A webmaster (from web and master), also
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What is Responsive Design?
Background Almost every new client these days wants a mobile version of their website. It’s practically essential after all: one
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Just plain Bad Domain names
More than Website Design – A site called “Who Represents” where you can find the name of the agent that
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10 tips to select a great domain name
More than Website Design – 1) Brainstorm 5 Top Keywords – When you first begin your domain name search, it helps
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Hiring a Web Developer: The Job Description
More than Website Design – The first item under the job title should be a summary overview the position. A
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Social Media
Social media marketing campaigns typically focus on efforts to create content that attracts attention and tempts readers to share it
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A guide to tasteful Web Design
More than Website Design – Take a stroll through your local web design sites. What do you see. I see
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