How to Build a Website for a Client without Content

Sometimes we are brought on to build out websites for clients who don’t want to hire us for content creation as well. While you may be just as much of a rock star writer as you are website designer, it is important to do what our clients want, and if it is develop a good website without writing the content, here are some places to look for great filler.

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Adding Themes, Plugins, and Widgets to Your WordPress Site

If you are new to self-hosted WordPress from a managed blogging provider like WordPress.com, Blogger, or Tumblr, you may be in for a wake-up call on how web servers and programs work. Once you have your WordPress installation up and running, you need to learn more about keeping adding themes, plugins, and widgets to your site.

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Speed Up Your WordPress Site for Free in 5 Easy Steps

Slow sites are one of the most frustrating parts of running a blog. When I started with WordPress, there was little more I knew than adding a caching plugin and GZip plugin. In the years since, I have found awesome methods to get a great Google PageSpeed score and make my site load lightning fast, or at least a lot faster than today.

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Important Features of Your Small Business Website

In my growing website consulting business, I have worked on sites ranging from finance blogs to construction companies. I have seen many common problems that can be easily fixed by implementing simple WordPress changes, or switching from static HTML to a dynamic content management system. Here are some issues you should always ask about when working on a new site, or hiring a new designer.

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