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CCPA / GDPR 101

CCPA / GDPR Information The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) are highly technical...

How to Choose Image Sizes & Types for Your Website

Image Optimization – Choosing Web Image* Formats *Generally, all web images should be 72ppi and include the RGB color profile....

How to Add a New User to Your WordPress Website

Use this quick start guide to add (and delete!) a new user to your WordPress website.

Add Users to Your Google Analytics Account

Quick Setup Guide Use this quick start guide to add a new user to your Google Analytics account with or...

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Top 5 Most Loved Web Design Posts of 2019

That’s a wrap for 2019, my friends. But where there’s an end, there’s always a beginning. It was really exciting…

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Does Your Website Maintenance Plan Give You Custom Updates?

We recently surveyed our clients with care plan packages to find out what they like, what they love, and what…

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How Often Should You Do a Website Checkup?

  Have you ever clicked off your website because it took too long to load? Do you feel like your…

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What’s What: Custom Web Application, Plugin, & Website

What’s the difference between website, plugin, and custom web application? Hands up if the words website, plugin, and web application…

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Why Your Website Should Be Accessible for Everyone

Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”) compliance tells us that websites must be accessible for anyone, regardless of disability. Title III…

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The Importance of SEO in Pittsburghese: Red Flags N’at

An original post shared in 2017 and updated 9/16/2019. It was about friggin’ time. HI! If you’re into complete transparency,…

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What makes a great web developer?

[and] What does a great web developer do? An SHD full-stack developer spotlight story and Q&A. Over the past few…

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Get Better Website Leads, Not More Leads

So you dressed up your business’s digital footprint in order to get all of the attention that your business could…

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Your WordPress Post Editor May Look Different: Here’s Why

If your WordPress Post Editor looks different, you probably just need to install the Classic Editor plugin for WP. The…

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